Sep 30th, 2018
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October is the month when local chapters elect new leaders. Ensure your chapter runs a fair elections process by following these procedures: Form an Elections Committee The vice president chairs the committee. Two other members of the chapter should serve on the committee.  Prepare Ballots Speak with all candidates in advance of the meeting. Occasionally ...
Even if you are inexperienced and shy, you’d make a great officer. By Gina Piccirilli, CPC, CPMA Local chapter officer elections are right around the corner: Nominations are accepted in September and the elections are in October. Now is a great time to determine if you are officer material. Even if you are a bit ...
Take the wheel and run for president of your local chapter. By Teresa (Terri) Bartrom, CPC, CPB AAPC local chapters are gearing up to elect their officers again. If you are considering running for an officer position, the first step is to review the requirements and descriptions of the different roles. Each position is essential, ...
So many factors earn Tulsa, Oklahoma, the 2016 Chapter of the Year award. What makes a chapter rise to become the AAPC Chapter of the Year? Many factors. But for Tulsa Oklahoma, it was mostly their generosity, overabundance of education opportunities, and strong leadership. As 2016 Tulsa, Oklahoma, Local Chapter Vice President Sherry Harding, CPC, ...
Be the catalyst for positive change when issues arise between officers. If you are a local chapter officer whose chapter struggles with structure, interpersonal communication, or answering member questions, you are not alone. AAPC has more than 500 chapters, and the issues chapters face are fairly consistent across the country. A short list of common ...