Promotions

As the voice of the auction profession, the NAA holds the mission to serve its members through the four cornerstones of promotion, advocacy, education, and community. The promotions cornerstone is responsible for encouraging the auction methodology of competitive bidding to the public and the value added to the auction professional.

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Advocacy

As the voice of the auction profession, the NAA holds the mission to serve its members through the four cornerstones of promotion, advocacy, education, and community. The advocacy cornerstone looks for opportunities to advocate for the auction industry, whether that be in a governmental space or the private sector.

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Community

As the voice of the auction profession, the NAA holds the mission to serve its members through the four cornerstones of promotion, advocacy, education, and community. The community cornerstone provides opportunities for members to engage and support one another throughout social media, events and virtual conversations.

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Education

As the voice of the auction profession, the NAA holds the mission to serve its members through the four cornerstones of promotion, advocacy, education, and community. The education cornerstone is dedicated to providing members with the latest in auction continuing education such as seminars and professional designation programs.

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Auctions Work Blog

  • Gen Z Plugs In To Auctions

    Ever wonder how Generation Z, aka Gen Z, plugs into auctions? Born between the mid-1990s to the early 2010s, this demographic group probably have a different...

  • Calif. Truckers Need Auctions Now

    If you own and operate on-road commercial trucks in California, you may need an auctioneer, and you don't even know it! Recently, the California Air Resources...

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The Auctioneer  Magazine

From the President:
Lance Walker

Since the NAA C&S in Oklahoma City, your NAA staff, the Board of Directors, and the four cornerstone committees have hit the ground running. It has been a hectic few months with positive results. These people have initiated needed changes and improved present programs. As we wind down 2023, the NAA looks forward to completing these new initiatives in 2024. Advocacy is making Day on the Hill bigger and better by adding unique content and education for state leaders. Each NAA member must know and interact with your Congressional and state representatives. We are looking at better ways to monitor legislation that could negatively affect small businesses...

Communities of Practice: Benefit Auctions

The excitement and fun of an auction is infectious, but for benefit auctioneers, leading with the heart while delving deep into creative resources provides a one-two punch that elevates the event. Getting top dollar for the client might be the overall goal, but focusing solely on money would be missing the point. In benefit auctions, where the stakes are often high and involve fundraising for important organizations seeking to improve the world, connecting with the client first and then the audience is a commonality that all successful benefit auctioneers share. That’s the sentiment behind a common phrase among seasoned benefit auctioneers...