Why Komen Was Destined to Clash with Social Media

SocialFish

This is a guest post by Kami Watson Huyse, CEO of Zoetica Media and editor of the Communications Overtones blog. The considerable political and media prowess of Planned Parenthood, and some past concerns with Komen sealed the deal. via the New York Times ).

Two Social Media Toolkit Examples and Other Goodies

SocialFish

Social Media Metrics for Federal Agencies – new toolkit for federal agencies, which could be useful for associations and nonprofits as well. Social media is transforming how government engages with citizens and how it delivers service. Agencies are using social media to share information and deliver service more quickly and effectively than ever before. Part 1: Social Media Metrics and Social Data: Why They Matter.

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Humanize in Action: great social media is possible even in a regulated industry

SocialFish

Can a bank be a social business? TD Bank Group: Becoming a Social Business: Connecting TD Customers & Employees — presented by Wendy Arnott from SocialMedia.org on Vimeo. In fact, she asks, “Can a bank be a social business?” and “What elements can social play in this?”

Social Media Roundup: A Glaring Example of Leadership Disparity

Associations Now

This issue, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup: Missing in Action. "The The conference, which focuses on the future of the media, notoriously sees a small number of women attendees year after year.

Two Social Media Toolkit Examples and Other Goodies

SocialFish

Social Media Metrics for Federal Agencies - new toolkit for federal agencies, which could be useful for associations and nonprofits as well. “Social media is transforming how government engages with citizens and how it delivers service.

Social Media Roundup: Real-Time Analytics, in the Flesh

Associations Now

Also: an association CEO’s best leadership advice. Read all about it in today’s Social Media Roundup: Check the Pulse. “I asked my older brother Ken how he got along with everyone at the New York bakery he helped manage.

How the Pope Is Connecting with Younger Generations on Social Media: Pope Emojis

Beth Kanter

As you probably know, the Pope is visiting the United States this week in Washington, DC; Philadelphia; and New York City. Unless the church engages social media, he said, “we will wind up talking to ourselves.”.

Failure is good: it's about learning. Mistakes are bad execution

Jamie Notter

Leadership insight.right when you need it. On Tuesday, Maddie and I presented at the Blogworld New York conference, along with Amy Sample Ward from NTEN. Failure is when you are trying something new, and you don’t know ahead of time how to make it successful. This is what leadership looks like in the 21st century. You could try an event blog for an association that hasn’t done much social media. Leadership. Social Media.

Social Media Roundup: Team-Building for Oenophiles

Associations Now

Also: leadership lessons for meeting professionals from J. Business retreats perfectly designed for wine lovers, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup: Retreating At A Winery. This New York Times article explains how some wineries organize retreats.

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Humanizing Business and Helping CFOs with Change

Jamie Notter

Leadership insight.right when you need it. The first is a session that I’ll be doing at BlogWorld Expo in New York City , along with my coauthor Maddie Grant and Amy Ward, who is the Membership Director at the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN). Leadership. Social Media. Consulting. Speaking. About. Contact. Generations. Humanize. Books: Jamie Notter. Humanizing Business and Helping CFOs with Change. Posted June 1, 2012.

Social Media Roundup: Starting an Event Planning Company? Read This First

Associations Now

Some thoughts in today’s Social Media Roundup: For Budding Entrepreneurs. Not necessarily, argues the Event Leadership Institute’s Howard Givner, writing for the Event Manager Blog. The post Social Media Roundup: Starting an Event Planning Company?

Social Media Roundup: What the Newspaper Shake-up Means for Associations

Associations Now

When Amazon founder Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post , it sent a shock wave through the media industry. The details, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup: NEWS FLASH. Red Sox owner John Henry bought The Boston Globe for a fraction of the amount the New York Times Co.

A Nonprofit’s Legal Counsel Is The Social Media Manager’s Best Friend!

Beth Kanter

And let me say upfront, I respect lawyers and legal issues that nonprofits and foundations have to navigate around social media. Often, the lawyers start from a position of fear and declare that no one can use social via work. Legal Issues and Social Media.

The Intersection of Systems and Network Leadership

Beth Kanter

” I shared a copy of the visual on my Facebook wall and asked colleagues who are involved in social change networks, wondering out loud about the overlaps between “ system leadership ” and “ network leadership.”

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How to Get People to Share Your Content

Reid All About it

David Carr at the New York Times knows that perfect world: “Hit the right note, and your readers become like bees, stopping by your site to grab links and heading back out on the Web to pollinate other platforms.”. Close your eyes and imagine a perfect world.

The Hourglass Blog: Generational Herd Mentalities

The Hourglass Blog

A little while ago, Neil Howe called attention on his blog to a New York Times feature story about a 24-year-old Millennial who, even amidst the Great Recession, is living at home and turning down $40K job offers until just the right opportunity comes along. Leadership.

Associations Live: A Simple Swipe on a Phone, and You're Paid

Associations Live

By DAVID POGUE - New York Times. Leadership. (11). Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Friday, October 1, 2010. A Simple Swipe on a Phone, and Youre Paid. The Square device snaps into an iPhone and allows you to become a credit card authorizing entrepreneur. No setup fees, no two-year contract - youre in business. Read more. Posted by Kathy Johnson. at 10:00 AM.

Associations Live: Techno-tyranny

Associations Live

FYI, from a New York Times article: "A friend of mine told me about an engagement party that she had attended. Leadership. (11). Social Media. (24). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Monday, July 26, 2010. Techno-tyranny. She said it was lovely: a delicious lunch and plenty of Champagne toasts.

Socialnomics

Elipsis Partners

The book was Erik Qualman’s Socialnomics , about the economic impact of social media. Written in 2009 and updated in 2012, it was still surprisingly relevant in such a fast changing world as social media. He was prescient about the use of social media in presidential elections, though I don’t think he foresaw just how crucial Twitter would be (Yuck). And we have thought leadership discussions to bring new thinking into our work.

Romancing Customers with Compelling Content

Slice-Works

I ticked off the attributes that were most attractive: central location, salary, interesting projects, and office subscription to the New York Times (the basics for this 20-something). I wanted my new best friend to be excited and validate my decision.

3 Topics for Medical Society Execs to Watch

Web Courseworks Associations

2017 marks the first performance measurement period under Medicare’s new Quality Payment Program (QPP), created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). Professional Development: Focus on Leadership. Leadership Strategies to Enhance Your Performance.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.24.20

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… Is social media about paying attention … or getting it? That’s the problem with social media today. A new episode is posted every Monday by 1 p.m.

What Does the Sale of The Washington Post Mean to Your Association?

Association Navigator

Yesterday’s New York Times article, “He’s Going to Break Some Eggs” is certainly worth reading. Key areas where associations used to hold an advantage – information sharing, professional networking and education are now served by lots of new competitors.

Growth Hacking Your Community with Vanessa DiMauro

Higher Logic

Community builders are expected to be the shepherds, content creators, marketers and social media experts, help people advance their thinking, answer any tech questions and think up new features – sometimes all in the same day. Leverage social media outreach.

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Back to The Future: Associations in 2010

Portage Group

New Revenue Models Increased competition from sources such as the internet and social media are allowing people to access networks and resources without having to pay a membership fee. Here’s an article on the debate from the New York Times.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.9.16

Reid All About it

– The Power of Blogging & Thought Leadership for Nonprofits. Hosts: Firespring and Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York. Creating Your Membership Social Graph: Build Member Value and Get Buy-in (Virtual Lunch).

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.9.16

Reid All About it

– The Power of Blogging & Thought Leadership for Nonprofits. Hosts: Firespring and Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York. Creating Your Membership Social Graph: Build Member Value and Get Buy-in (Virtual Lunch).

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Monday Buzz: What Community Managers Can Learn From George R.R. Martin

Associations Now

The author is far more old-school techie than your average social media user, but his online community of choice has fully embraced that fact. Also: deep lessons from a leaked New York Times memo.

Lunchtime Links: The Rise of Vine

Associations Now

What could it add to your association’s social media strategy? Short, snappy videos are the new social media fad on the block. Has your association integrated Vine or another video tool into its social media outreach?

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Monday Buzz: Fixing Customer Service Failures

Associations Now

Organizations go through great pains to expand their memberships by reaching out to new audiences , often at the expense of existing communities. ” Making adjustments to maximize your service starts with a strong leadership and proper training.

What Smart People Are Saying About Our New Book

Jamie Notter

Adam Grant, Wharton professor and New York Times bestselling author of Give and Take. Social technology has already been pushing us to be more open and authentic as leaders, and now the Millennial generation–who grew up in this environment–will take this to the next level.

From the Corner Office: Carol Khoury, NYSSA

Association Adviser

This month’s Corner Office spotlight shines on Carol Khoury, managing director of membership & marketing, for the 10,000-member New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA). It’s a “new world order” out there, and they have to adapt. Carol Khoury.

Monday Buzz: Lessons From the Fall of Grantland

Associations Now

Plus: Nonprofits may need to step up their social media game. “My feeling is, for what it is worth, we found ourselves up against new economic realities that maybe had not been foreseen when I took the job,” Connelly said in an interview with Sports Illustrated.

Latest Association & Nonprofit Jobs – April 12

SocialFish

We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. The National Marketing Director will report to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will ideally be based out of either Philadelphia, PA or New York City, NY.

Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s Pulse

Beth Kanter

In the book, we avoid talking about specific tools because they change so fast and new ones appear almost daily. Three Analytics Tools to Gauge Your Social Audience’s PulseGuest Blog by Ritu Sharma, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Social Media for Nonprofits.

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Could a Student-Run Session or Event Benefit Your Association?

Associations Now

Last weekend, a few hundred hospitality industry leaders from around the world made their way to Ithaca, New York, for a three-day educational conference called Hotel Ezra Cornell (HEC).

Thursday Buzz: Is Your Association Stuck in Its Comfort Zone?

Associations Now

“It also reveals a tendency, particularly in associations, to stay within comfort margins by working with smaller groups of people and staying with what is familiar rather than venturing into something new,” Worth writes.

5 Lessons from Regis

ChatterBachs

In this era of social media, however, organizations need to have quicker responses, they need to move as a living organism and not hide behind official statements. He took a circuitous route through local television in California and back to New York to become a fixture on national TV in his late 50′s. Uncategorized association Cardinal Hayes High School corporation leadership Live with Regis and Kelly members Regis volunteers

Wednesday Buzz: When Free Admission Doesn’t Work

Associations Now

Plus: Is Pinterest really a social network? If you’re looking for a fresh leadership perspective, turn to this conversation between Chet Holmes International CEO Amanda Holmes and MarketingProfs podcast host Kerry O’Shea Gorgone.

Why CEOs Should Speak Out (More)

Associations Now

Every CEO has a different leadership style and a different concept of the scope of their power as leaders. All of which suggests that CEO activism is the “ new normal ,” as the New York Times ‘ coverage of the survey put it.