Ament Associates

Association Services


Seminar or Presentation Topics

Here's just a sampling..... 

Keys to Success in Agritourism
An entertaining, and informative look at agritourism from both a producer and tourism professional point of view.

Building an Agritourism Destination
Engages participants in how to build an agritourism destination that encourages visitors to linger longer.

Group Tours
A lively session detailing what is the nature of the group tour market, how to achieve a positive return on your investment, and practical tips to insure success.
Tourism With an E
Building an Experience into your tourism destination or event. This interactive session looks at all angles to immerse and engage visitors.

Are Things Really As They Seem?
Creating a WOW event from the customer's perspective:  how their reality may be different from yours.

Change is the Peanut Butter of Success
Change, similar to the peanut butter in a pb&j sandwich, is the foundation for success.  Learn how to effectively and "tastefully" make changes that produce results.

Strategic Planning & Management
How to incorporate outcomes based planning into an inclusive, ongoing effort.

Board Orientation:  Fact or Fluff?
The training of newly elected members of the Board of Directors is the single most important method to advance an association.  This session examines the how, what, where, and when of an effective orientation.

Appreciative Inquiry:  Are You Listening? 
An interactive introduction of the different aspects of Appreciative Inquiry, why you need to listen, and how to integrate it into the workplace. 
Servant Leadership
A lively exploration of Robert Greenleaf’s Servant Leadership, including examples of the companies that practice this theory. Can it work for you?

Customer Relations
Practice PYICS: Put Yourself In Customer's Shoes. This seminar draws participants into a lively examination of how their own likes and dislikes influence quality service.

Networking or Notworking, What Do You Do?
What are tips to successful interaction with large numbers of people? How to maximize connection opportunities.

Keynotes or workshops, Ament Associates can customize topics to serve your needs and audience.  Call us at 630-466-8024.