The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I’m Jake, the Community Guy. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible. I’d worked my ass off to be a small part of helping the idea of online engagement, social media, and community building take root in the world since the mid-90s. And I’ve been doing online community work for a long, long time now. Hello.

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The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I’m Jake, the Community Guy. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible. I’d worked my ass off to be a small part of helping the idea of online engagement, social media, and community building take root in the world since the mid-90s. And I’ve been doing online community work for a long, long time now. Hello.

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Hierarchy is the Enemy of Learning

How to Save the World

Most of those things entail relearning the lost art of community-building, so that, while none of us can be personally self-sufficient, innovative and resilient, our communities together just might. drawing by hugh macleod at gaping void .

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