ASAE14 concludes with Detroit pitch, then more country music

As ASAE's annual meeting drew to a close on Tuesday, American Beverage Association President Susan Neely took the reins as board chair, indicating one of her goals in the role would be to promote association careers. ASAE also reported good results as it continued to beta test a real-time attendee feedback system.

The most important interview skill for this recruiter? Listening

David Martin, managing partner of Sterling Martin Associates, tries to join big-firm experience with smaller-firm service. “I started working in the association and nonprofit space and really enjoyed it,” he said. “You can see the impact the candidates you place have on the organization."

Morgan once again steps into shoes of longtime leader

National Investor Relations Institute CEO Jeff Morgan to head Club Managers Association of America. He replaces James Singerling, who has led CMAA for 24 years. “It is a delicate walk appreciating the past and honoring the past but setting the tone for the future,” Morgan said.