Prospective Member Information
If you are a prospective member--
Have you noticed the "paperless" office of today seems to be a little out-of-control? Feeling all alone in dealing with technology and information management issues? Actually there is a dedicated group of professionals working with the same issues who can be a great resource. ARMA International is a nonprofit association featuring membership at the local, industry and international levels. ARMA International membership costs are $175 along with chapter membership at $40 for a total of $215 and the optional industry specific group membership is free. This is one of the best deals in town! See the ARMA website (www.arma.org) for registration information and professional resources.
The Nebraska Chapter has over 90 members from all types of organizations-insurance companies, banks, utilities, state and local government, law firms, credit unions, vendors and many others. Since our members represent all kinds of businesses, there's a good chance we can help with your questions.
In addition to the monthly training programs and fun chapter meetings on the third Wednesday of each month, we offer an annual seminar, a chapter library and a chance to learn from and network with other professionals in the field. Check out our upcoming training programs, seminar and other information on this website and join us for a meeting very soon. In fact, we'll buy your first lunch for free! Just mention this free offer when making your reservation with Carol White @ (402) 457-2817 (or CWhite@mccneb.edu
) by the Friday before the meeting.
ARMA Nebraska Chapter Benefits
The best records and information management education your money can buy!
Through chapter meetings, local seminars, regional conferences and networking, ARMA members have the resources needed to keep pace with this rapidly changing industry.
Networking Opportunities with other records and information management professionals, locally and regionally
To by networking within the chapter as well as others in your field who share the same challenges and concerns, by networking in your local chapter as well as through the association structure.
Enhance your personal network through the Chapter Resource Directory, which offers information on the expertise and technological skills of Nebraska ARMA Chapter members.
Chapter members may serve on committees which focus on education, public relations, membership affairs, programming, civic activities, etc.
Guidance towards becoming a Certified Records Manager
The Certified Records Manager designation is granted by the Institute of Certified Records Managers (ICRM). ARMA members can receive guidance towards the ICRM process for this important accomplishment.
The Nebraska Chapter offers a career opportunities page, which is updated bi-weekly, featuring job openings within the region. A link to ARMA International's job hotline is also available.
ARMA International Membership
Benefits of Membership
Through chapter meetings, local seminars, a correspondence course and the Annual Conference, ARMA International members have the resources needed to keep pace with this rapidly changing industry.
Discounted to ARMA International members, these publications are available to you as a resource in the records and information management fields.
Get to know others in your field who share the same challenges and concerns by networking in your local chapter as well as through the Association structure.
Guidance Toward the CRM
The Certified Records Manager designation is granted by the Institute of Certified Records Managers. ARMA International members can receive guidance toward the ICRM process for this valuable accomplishment.
The Information Management Journal
The Information Management Journal is a monthly magazine published exclusively for members of ARMA International. An annual subscription is included as a benefit of membership in ARMA International. This exciting publication keeps records, information, and knowledge management professionals informed of developments within the profession and their association.
ARMA International works to improve legislation that affects the records and information management industry.
Job placement services that link individuals with organizations looking for qualified records management employees. A Job Hotline is maintained at (913) 383-5792.
In addition to committee participation opportunities at the Association and chapter levels, ARMA International also offers the following:
Industry Specific Groups (ISGs) bring together members working in specific industries such as banking, manufacturing, insurance, petroleum, or transportation.
Who belongs to ARMA?
Our members work for a wide variety of businesses, organizations and government agencies in many aspects of records and information management, including:
- Records retention programs
- Records center operations
- Integrated office technology
- Administrative services
- Vital records protection
- Preservation of historical documents
- Information retrieval
- Files management
- Forms, reports and correspondence management
- Facilities management
- Teaching and research
- Litigation support
More information about ARMA International and membership benefits is available at the ARMA International website.
Questions about chapter membership???
Contact Jacque Hornung, Membership Director at 402-467-7991 or
Nebraska ARMA Chapter
c/o Ron York, Treasurer
1005 N. Ameritrade Place
Bellevue, NE 68005