January 2, 2008
What's Wrong with this Picture?
This is the picture you'll find at Association Trends and this is the description of the article (subscription required): Some of the top assn executives identify the trends & issues of the year: leadership - both staff and volunteer, governance, federal scrutiny, lobbying, climate change, networking opportunities and an assn's relevance
No offense to any of the accomplished individuals, each of whom I know has interesting insights to share. But when I changed my calendar the other day, I turned the page to 2008, not 1978. We simply cannot continue to feature speakers, authors, and experts who aren't more representative of the demographic makeup of the world in which we live.