VMAE | Live! Presents New Offerings

The future of employer-sponsored retirement plans in America and the AVMA Trust Retirement Plan
Thursday, June 17, 2021 – 12:05-12:55 PM MTN

Join us for a webinar for a closer look at the current retirement landscape, featuring speakers Adrienne Robertson and Deb Rubin of Transamerica. As noted authorities on retirement plans, Adrienne and Deb will provide insights on:

  • How current legislation may affect employer-sponsored plans and retirement savings for Americans
  • What’s new for association retirement plans
  • The AVMA Trust Retirement plan: how it works and its benefits to members


The Why and How of Strategy for a VMA
Thursday, July 15, 2021 – 12:05-12:55 PM MTN

Why is it useful for a veterinary medical association to undertake strategy development and action planning?  And how the heck does one do it (it sounds really hard, and expensive!)? This webinar, delivered by three experts on strategy development in the VMA setting, will cover:

  • The value of strategy
  • De-mystifying the strategy development process
  • Tips on making the case for strategy development with your board
  • How to avoid failure in the strategy development process
  • Translating your strategy into action plans
  • Keys to successful execution of the action plan
  • Resources to help you on the path to strategy development and action planning

Webinar participants will learn –

  • The value that strategy and a strategic management process can bring to any size organization
  • Key concepts around process inputs and outputs
  • How to ensure the successful implementation of the plan
  • Ways to offer strategic planning that can be self-facilitated
  • A new process for board work called Empathy-Based Personas