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Why You Need To Slim Down And Speed Up Your Website This Year

By Ernie Smith
January 6, 2020
AssociationsNow

Slow webpages are growing increasingly unsightly as we start the new decade.  For your audience's sake, take a few steps to optimize things - and give them a better experience in the process.

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Crossroads: What Windows 7 Laggards Should Do Next

By Ernie Smith
January 20, 2020
AssociationsNow

If your association let the end-of-support date for Windows 7 blow past, you might need one of these four fixes.  And it might be time to consider another strategy for dealing with legacy operating systems.

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The Wrong Way To Use Slack

By Ernie Smith
December 16, 2019
AssociationsNow

A viral news story involving a popular startup's toxic culture underlines how, if we're not careful, internal communication tools like Slack can play into our worst leadership tendencies.

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Stop Kicking The Can Down The Road: The Dangers Of Technical Debt

By Ernie Smith
December 9, 2019
AssociationsNow

It can feel like you're saving money by delaying a technical fix or update, but in reality, you may be setting yourself up for bigger costs later on, according to speakers at the ASAE Technology Exploration Conference last week.

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Don't Ignore The Debate On This Landmark Internet Law

By Ernie Smith
December 2, 2019
AssociationsNow

In an age of misinformation and conflict, Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, a key rule of the internet era, is at the center of a major political debate.  But any changes could create liability headaches for site operators.

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