Websites for Associations

And How to Get the Best From Yours Every association will know and understand the importance of their website as both a resource for current members and a shop window for attracting new ones. Therefore, it is imperative that the user journey for new, returning and frequent visitors is as smooth as it is informative. …

Conference success for language association

The challenge The Association of Translation Companies held its annual two-day Summit this autumn, organised by our association management and event specialists at CJAM. Event planning started early in 2018, with CJAM researching suitable venue options in Edinburgh, Cardiff and Liverpool for the flagship language conference, which would be welcoming hundreds of delegates from across…

Conference management excellence for IFSF from CJAM

The IFSF has just held its annual two-day conference, organised and executed by our association management specialists here at CJAM.  The IFSF outsourced its secretariat and financial administration to CJAM and as part of that partnership, CJAM is responsible for planning and executing its flagship conference.  This year, it was held in Hamburg and included…

The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

The challenge The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings appointed CJAM for its inaugural Old House Show at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, with the aim of promoting footfall and increasing membership to the country’s oldest conservation charity. The work CJAM worked closely with the Society’s in-house team on all aspects of promotion…

Bread & Jam

Last week CJAM held an all-hands meeting that we call Bread & Jam. The Bread element covers the financial side, while Jam is about new ideas and initiatives.  It brings together the whole team and is a real opportunity to celebrate the achievements of the last Quarter, as well as look to the future. We…

CJAM springs forward as four new employees join the team

CJAM, the award-winning marketing and association management agency based in Colchester, is springing forward with new team members across the business. CJAM Group welcomes back Lucy French, Marketing Director, after a four-month career break. Lucy’s remit is to spearhead the marketing team, as creative and strategic lead, driving through hard-working campaigns that deliver real value…

In search of a second act: find your superpower

There are an increasing number of older women starting new businesses, as the preconceived barriers to seeing themselves as an entrepreneur fall away. As both Baby Boomers and early Generation Xers have grown up grasping equality with both hands, many reach a point in their careers where running their own business seems the next inevitable step.