Member Connect

Log On Today For a Chance to Win Prizes!

Connect Logo-OrrangeLog on to Member Connect today and start a post for a chance to win a year of ASPEN membership or complimentary registration to ASPEN22! Member Connect is your newest member benefit and is an online community available 24/7. Share an idea, post a video or chat with a peer.

The contest runs Friday, August 13 through Friday, October 15. Review the criteria to be entered into a raffle to win!

For a year of ASPEN membership:

  • Create at least two posts 
  • Only one post may be non-nutrition related, such as introducing yourself
  • Each post must have appropriate tag(s)
  • Each post must receive a minimum of 5 comments (not including comments from the original poster)
  • Each post must receive a minimum of 5 likes (cannot include original poster)
  • Update your ASPEN profile

For complimentary registration to ASPEN22:

  • Create at least three posts 
  • Only one post may be non-nutrition related, such as introducing yourself
  • One post must contain an image
  • Each post must have appropriate tag(s)
  • Each post must receive a minimum of 7 comments (not including comments from the original poster)
  • Each post must receive a minimum of 10 likes (cannot include original poster)
  • Post a minimum of 10 comments on posts created by other members    
  • Update your ASPEN profile

To qualify, you must be a current member of ASPEN in good standing.

Start with “Members Forum,” a group for all members of ASPEN. Interact with colleagues of all disciplines by starting a discussion, sharing a video or more. Plus, each Section of ASPEN has its own forum. Visit any Section that interests you! Be sure to update your Section membership on your ASPEN profile to participate in the discussions. All posts will be considered for the contest.

 

Tips to Get Started

How to Create a Post

There are many ways to create a post. Here is a quick way below:

Step 1: Click “Create +” on the upper right-hand side of your screen.

Step 2: Click “Discussion".

Step 3: Enter the title of your post where it says “Title”. If you have a second title, feel free to enter that in “Subtitle”.

Step 4: Enter some tags related to your post where it says “Tags”. Simply type a word and then press enter. They will appear below “Tags".


Member Connect Tags Image


Step 5: Go to “Start typing here…" and type the content of your post.

Step 6: When you are done, select the group you want your post to appear in and then hit “Post”.

You can add images, videos, documents, tables, links, and more to your posts! All you have to do is click on the corresponding item in the left upper hand menu.

How to Add an Image to a Post

Step 1: In the upper left menu, click “Image".

Step 2: Click “Choose File” or you can drag and drop your file where it says “Drop file here…".

Step 3: Pick the file you want and then you’re done. 

Member Connect MAW Image Help


If you need more ideas, check out our list of resources below or ask your colleagues for assistance. Many of them have already started posting on Member Connect! Be sure to let your colleagues who are ASPEN members know you need their help! Encourage them to comment on your posts, and like them. The best way to get comments is to be sure your post encourages discussion. Best of luck!

Get started now! Review the guides and videos, and log in to Member Connect.

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