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Growing and Retaining User Group Membership

The North Central Region of PASS had a community meeting on March 26th to discuss the topic of growing and retaining user group members.  We discussed these as separate topics, but found that many items were equally appropriate to efforts in growing or retaining members.  Here’s the items that we came up with in the… (read more)

How Do I Get Sponsors For My User Group?

The North Central Region of PASS had a community meeting on January 21st to discuss the topic of sponsors from a couple different angles. Here’s the notes from the meeting. Some other PASS groups have put together official sponsorship plans that you might be able to use to develop your own.  A Word doc with… (read more)

How Do I Find Speakers For My User Group?

I’m a Regional Mentor for PASS. At PASS Summit 2014, many of the chapter leaders in my region stated that they would get some value from having regular meetings with other chapter leaders in the area. We decided to kick things off with a meeting on the topic of speakers. I broke down this topic… (read more)

We Should Meet, But When?

I’m a member of a lot of groups that meet periodically and it can be a difficult challenge to determine what time is a good time for people to meet.  I looked around at options that were available to solve this and found a free service that met all my needs. agreeAdate allows a person to setup a… (read more)