When Contributors Become Competitors

When Contributors Become Competitors

By: Karla Taylor

Ever have some overly entrepreneurial members put their needs ahead of those of the association? Here's what to do when your association's favorite contributors turn into competitors.

The problem usually starts in your educational programs, where your association is a leader in identifying and developing fresh speaking talent. The best of these new speakers are propelled onto the state or national stage, where they become recognized as experts in your field. ...