MEMBERSHIP Membership in ASCnet is on a corporate (rather than individual)
basis and provides a platform for members to help other members get the
most out of their automation systems. Whether you’re just starting
a business or have built a successful organization, becoming a member of
your user group is a wise investment to make in your professional
Bottom line: What are the
benefits a DORIS
user can take advantage of by joining ASCnet?
NEWSGROUPS You can only do so much by yourself. Included with
membership, the ASCnet newsgroups allow
users to post questions and to get feedback from users of various skill
levels. It's not all about TAM - discussions about fax@vantage, dual
monitors, remote operations, HR issues, utilizing Microsoft Office, are
universal conversations do not focus just on one type of software. As
more DORIS users join ASCnet just created a DORIS specific newsgroup,
much like there are topic specific areas for Vision, Canadian, and users
in the United Kingdom.
The flagship publication for the users' group, the ASCnet Quarterly
delivers the necessary information you need to remain a leader, whether
you are an owner or industry professional and whether you work for a
small or large organization this is a must news resource. Topics on the
2007 editorial calendar are scheduled to include perpetuation,
marketing, business theory, managing change are cross platform topics
that will impact DORIS users, TAM users, and all within the insurance
Participate in ASCnet events, including
summits, conference, and roundtable
discussions to walk away with skills and valuable knowledge from
industry experts and peers.
Get involved by becoming a volunteer on a committee or at
a chapter. These are
great opportunities to hone your leadership and mentoring skills, while
increasing the value you'll find in networking and exchanging business
and technical information.
CHAPTERS Through regularly scheduled meetings and activities, ASCnet
chapters serve as local forums for networking, information sharing and
problem solving. Chapters organize and sponsor summits, conferences,
guest speakers, special events, and other exciting activities that help
you learn from professionals in your region facing similar challenges.
Whether you are seeking help, searching for a new vendor, building
your list of professional contacts, looking for best practices, or
simply want to learn more about what's going on in your area, your local
ASCnet chapter can help. Learn more about
chapters and what is happening in your area.
Applied Systems Client Network
accomplishes all this and more with a dues base that is the lowest of
all insurance automation user groups and continues to grow as a viable
force and industry leader. It will maintain this position with the
strong commitment of its membership.