Upcoming Speaking in Engagements in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Kansas City and Raleigh

Managing Communities

It’ll hit five cities and I’ll be speaking [.]. After taking a speaking break for a few months, it is time to get back on the road. This fall, I am joining the Social Media Masters tour from Social Media Club. The conference series bills itself as “an advanced level conference for marketing and communications professionals.&# Managing Online Forums (Book) ManagingCommunities.com Press

Social Media True Confessions: Outsourced Community Management | Kansas City Social Media: K2Media

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Community Job Openings Update

Community Guy

Director of Community (Managing 20+ Employees) New York City, NY. Community Manager New York City, NY. H&R Block – VP Marketing – Digital Kansas City, MO. Times are tough, no question about it. If you’re in need of a new gig and are interested in community development work (which I assume you are if you’re reading this blog), be sure to check out the Community Guy Jobs Board.

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KFC Gayest Chicken Parody – #ChickFila

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

About 50 people wait outside a Chick-fil-A in Kansas City, Kan., How are you using rituals and values to create celebrated divisions in your online community?

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Giving Thanks and Giving Birth

Hildy Gottlieb

Louis and Kansas City. Three weeks ago, Dimitri and I left for a road trip across the midwest, doing some of the most rewarding work we’ve had the privilege to do.

Mommy Madness: Influencer programs can be small AND effective

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Worth, Houston and Kansas City. This past spring, the North Texas Chevy Dealers worked with Velocity Marketing and CBS Radio to put together a very cool blogger outreach program. In short, the program targeted 5 moms. As you’ll see from the interview below with project lead Amy Krause, the SVP at Velocity Marketing, the impact of even this small number was huge. Who says influencer programs need to have huge numbers to be effective?? On with the interview!

Fundraising True Confessions

Hildy Gottlieb

Photo Info: Cups Completely Empty shot by me, at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, MO during our 2010 Midwest Tour. In December of last year, we made the last minute decision to do a year-end fundraising campaign for the very new organization that is Creating the Future.

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