Member networks are at the heart of how professional bodies function, but they can be hard to manage. Issues over autonomy, budget-setting, identity and control can arise. Our expertise on this topic informs our work in supporting your review of your networks.
How do we help manage your member networks?
We advise you on how to structure, manage, fund and support your networks with a focus on how volunteers are trained and managed. With our support, understand how these networks can feed back into your organisation and its governance.
In addition, we advise on your use of social media and online technology to support your member networks. This service is grounded in our research on social networking
and managing member networks
How has our work helped professional bodies?
We've worked to grow membership for organisations beyond the confines of 'branch networks' through developing a structured member network strategy.
Find Out More
For more information about member networks services, contact Robert Pitts, Head of Services at PARN:
T: 0117 928 1997 (Direct line)