An Award Winning Community Strategy… 30 Years in the Making

Online Community Strategy

Community has been part of the fabric of Autodesk since the beginning, and as early as 1986 the company was engaging customers in the nascent virtual communities forming around BBS, Compuserve and the like. The Autodesk Community Transformation. The Fusion 360 Community.

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An Award Winning Community Strategy… 30 Years in the Making

Online Community Strategy

Community has been part of the fabric of Autodesk since the beginning, and as early as 1986 the company was engaging customers in the nascent virtual communities forming around BBS, Compuserve and the like. The Autodesk Community Transformation. The Fusion 360 Community.

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#CMAD 2013 and Sharing Some Appreciation

Online Community Strategy

Today (ok, technically tomorrow) is Community Manager Appreciation Day, or #CMAD. I see #CMAD as a way to raise the visibility of the role of Community Management in addition to a whole lot of gratitude for Community Managers being passed around. My “A” is still appreciation, but I wanted to call out a handful of people in the industry who have really helped shape my thinking about Community Management, and consequently, my career in the industry.

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Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Leveraging Community thinking. To think about it - online communities are like "Pages" on facebook (like this blogs page on Facebook, or the HR Professionals community ) while a social network is what you see when you log into your Facebook account. Lets build a community.