How to Manage Social Media with Hootsuite and Buffer

Reid All About it

Social media is a great way to connect with others, find and share resources, and build a community. At a recent AENC Technology Roundtable , I told my fellow attendees about two time-saving social media tools I couldn’t live without: Hootsuite and Buffer.

Search Engines and Social Media. Your questions answered.

YourMembership Blog

Last week we held our monthly Thought Leadership webinar, Search Engines and Social Media. We had many association professionals attend who are still working to come up with a winning strategy regarding search engine optimization (SEO) and social media.

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Search Engines and Social Media. Your questions answered.

YourMembership Blog

Last week we held our monthly Thought Leadership webinar, Search Engines and Social Media. We had many association professionals attend who are still working to come up with a winning strategy regarding search engine optimization (SEO) and social media.

Should Social Media Matter to Leadership?

Jamie Notter

Maddie and I put together a quick survey about social media and leadership a few weeks ago, and in no time at all we got 505 people to complete the survey (thanks to all of you who helped spread the word!). Sunayna Tuteja,VP Social Media & Digital Communications at TD Bank.

Social Media and Leadership Survey Results

SocialFish

We will be sharing the results of our Social Media and Leadership Survey TODAY, Tuesday October 16 at a workshop in Washington, DC. Reggie Henry, Chief Technology Officer, American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).

The Best Social Media Channels for Professional Associations and Advocacy Groups

Association Management

With everyone from your accountant to your grandmother posting status updates, it seems like the whole world has mastered social media strategy. Plus, many organizations feel like they need to play catch-up, when it comes to social media.

5 More Questions to Ask About Your Association Social Media Strategy

Cvent Association Tips

Associations have their own unique challenges when it comes to social media marketing. In a previous post entitled " 4 Questions to Ask About Your Association Social Media Strategy ," I addressed questions association marketers may want to consider at the beginning.

How Your Association Can Succeed in Social Media

Association Management

Done well, using social media makes all your other objectives easier. Social media offers a wealth of marketing opportunities , but they aren’t all relevant to your group. Most organizations already know which social channels their audiences prefer. Social Media

Inclusive Leadership: Make It an Association Priority

Association Adviser

What Is Inclusive Leadership? Inclusive leadership is a complicated topic. Leadership itself is multifaceted and we’ve seen a change in leadership over time. Leadership used to be very focused on command-and-control. rapidly advancing technology.

Association/Nonprofit Social Media Jobs

SocialFish

Communications Manager, Multimedia/Social Media – American Heart Association (Dallas, TX): “The Communications Manager, Multimedia/Social Media performs external AHA news communications via the AHA homepage, online newsroom and AHA social media outlets. This position plans, develops and produces multimedia news materials, such as video, audio, podcasts, and photography, for posting on the AHA newsrooms and on AHA social media outlets.

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

MIT’s Technology Review has some good (and less rah-rah) information on the Gmail changes as well. Social Media Examiner has some great tips for becoming a thought leader in your industry , and isn’t that one of the things all associations want?

Hot Association and Nonprofit Social Media Jobs This Week – April 5

SocialFish

We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. Under new leadership and a growing team, we have been thriving, increasing our membership by more than 240 percent over the last four years.

5 reasons everyone at your association needs to go to #Xperience17.

YourMembership Blog

#leadership #inspiration #learning #innovation #technology – all in one place. It’s a chance to grow your skills in leadership. It’s a sure way of learning new ideas to make stronger connections with your members, adapt new technologies and grow your membership […].

Notes About Mobile, Digital Trends, and Social Media Leadership from Knight Digital Media Center Workshop

Beth Kanter

Last week I was in Chicago to facilitate a session as part of Knight Digital Media Center’s Digital Strategy for Community Foundations and Nonprofits workshop. 3: Social Networking. He said that photo sharing is really social grooming. Digital Leadership.

Change is good…right?

Aaron Wolowiec

According to the survey, association innovation tends to focus around a few main areas: website and social media; conventions, conferences and seminars; education programs; and membership, technology and marketing (56 percent each). Leaves change. People change.

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How to Humanize Your Nonprofit in the Social Media Age

SocialFish

Next Tuesday 10/9 Jamie and I will be doing a FREE one-hour webinar in partnership with NTEN , the Nonprofit Technology Network. In fact, one of NTEN’s staff members–Amy Sample Ward, Membership Director– will be delivering the webinar with us.

Change is good…right?

Aaron Wolowiec

According to the survey, association innovation tends to focus around a few main areas: website and social media; conventions, conferences and seminars; education programs; and membership, technology and marketing (56 percent each). Leaves change. People change.

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Can associations keep pace in the tech race?

Aaron Wolowiec

About 60 percent of respondents to our latest unscientific reader poll said they’ve encountered more surprises in technology over the past 12 months than in any other area of association management. That includes membership growth, non-dues revenue, social media and Big Data.

Associations Live: more social media

Associations Live

more social media. Labels: communications , Social Media. Leadership. (11). Social Media. (24). Technology. (59). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Tuesday, June 21, 2011. It takes a while to stay current with everything, maybe everyone else already knew this - but you can schedule tweets via hootsuite - and its simple.

Associations Live: Social Media - Engaging Members

Associations Live

Social Media - Engaging Members. Having trouble getting members to buy into the social media buzz? Labels: Social Media. Leadership. (11). Social Media. (24). Technology. (59). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Tuesday, November 2, 2010. Try these tips: Give them an emotionally compelling reason to participate. Tell them what it is. Tell them why its important.

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)

SocialFish

——————— In today’s interview, we’re talking to Melissa Zinder, Manager, Social Media & Online Initiatives at the National Business Officers Association! 5) Have you done any social media campaigns?

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. The post Social Media Roundup: Real-Time Analytics, in the Flesh appeared first on Associations Now

Social Media Roundup: At the Center of a Storm

Associations Now

Large-scale protests organized and fueled by social media have helped shape politics in countries such as Egypt and Ukraine. In today’s Social Media Roundup, read about one group that’s rising to it.

Social Media Roundup: Clips for Thought

Associations Now

ASAE 2013 presenters and attendees share their video recommendations, including the key to inspirational leadership and what CIOs need to do to keep conversations productive. Also in today’s Social Media Roundup, why IT officers need to reignite dialogue with clients.

Social Media Roundup: Which DC Association Ranks No. 1 in Social Media?

Associations Now

Guess which one ranked the highest for social media? Want to improve your association’s social media presence? The details, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup: TOP OF THE CLASS. And the #association with the most effective social media presence, according to new study: @CEA. The study says those that excel use “current technology, including online and social media, to communicate and engage with key audiences.”

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What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

Eight tips to fight back (one of which is “quit relying on Facebook for your social media interaction” to which I say TRUTH). Associations Now highlights some great recent events and studies that all point out: social media should not be used as just another broadcast mechanism where you (or your association) can shout about how great you are.

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Social Media Roundup: Responding To A Crisis Via Social Media

Associations Now

Throughout the Boston tragedy, we saw how technology and social media networks helped citizens and law enforcement officials respond to the crisis. That, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup: Tweeting During A Tragedy. On Social Media, Tragedy Is a Higher Call to Action goo.gl/ZmDzr At a time of crisis, social media can effectively help members understand and react to a crisis situation.

Social Media Roundup: Defining the Role of the CEO

Associations Now

That, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup. While many organizations’ leaders tend to lean toward responsibility, or an ownership approach to leadership, Notter suggests that fostering a shared approach of accountability from the top down might be a better idea.

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

What should you look for in a social media manager ? blog roundup changeblogging cool technology innovation leadership management marketing social media Associations Now Beth Kanter Big Data Colleen Dilenschneider David Gammel design thinking Eric Lanke Google Inc.

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Social Media, Networking, and African Women’s Leadership Training in Rwanda

Beth Kanter

The project is under the visionary leadership of Cheryl Francisconi who is the director of IIE’s office in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and has vast expertise in developing, designing, and implementing transformative leadership programs for several decades.

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

The 2013 Social Media Marketing Report is out. People still think Facebook is the most important social media marketing platform, even though the overwhelming majority have no idea if it’s working. Social steganography (using coded language and images), teens and Facebook advertising, or your ads might not be reaching the people you mean them to reach (I wonder if that has any bearing on the above points).

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Social Media Roundup: An Overlooked Arsenal in the War for Talent

Associations Now

Organizations that plan to survive 21st-century competition need to put more focus on hiring women for leadership roles. The lack of women in top leadership positions stretches from the Fortune 500 to nearly every possible economic sector.

Social Media Roundup: The Future of Hotel Stays

Associations Now

That and more in today’s Social Media Roundup: Hotels Look Ahead. — Social Tables (@socialtables) April 30, 2013. Some hotels are turning into technological and eco-friendly environments.

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

sxsw and its discontents : what are the ethical implications of new technology? blog roundup cool technology fundraising innovation leadership marketing membership social media Associations Now Beth Kanter sxsw Technology Review Twitter Wikipedia Fix your pitch (aka “don’t be creepy”). We hear about disruptive tech all the time, but which ones will have particular impact on associations? Associations Now clues us in.

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Akilah Institute for Women: Social Media Workshop

Beth Kanter

After the ACE leadership training, I had the opportunity to spend a day in Kigali. I volunteered to do a Social Media and Professional Networking workshop for second year students at the Akilah Institute for Women. Akilah workshop. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

The Answer Site: a Social Media Tool for Successful Real Estate.

Off Stage

4, 2011 - The Answer Site: a Social Media Tool for Successful Real Estate Communities. “Not another social media column,” you grumble. Social media is hype—all Stetson and no horse.” Leadership Thoughts: Crafting the Job Description.

Three Ways Associations Can Build Brand Awareness Using Technology

YourMembership Blog

There is no question that social networking has taken WOM to a whole new level. What role is technology playing in your efforts ? Let’s look at three avenues where you can positively impact your brand awareness through technology.

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

Tips for using social media as part of your crisis communications plan from the SocialFish blog. blog roundup communication conferences cool technology innovation leadership management membership social media AMS Anna Caraveli ASAE Associations Now Harvard Business Review Innovation Excellence Joe Gerstandt SocialFish Technology Review “…after forty years of intensive effort, the work-life frontier looks grim ” (ouch).

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What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

Social media trends for 2014 (aren’t some of these the same “trends” we’ve seen for the past 5 years?). Associations Now shares the top five leadership lessons from 2013. blog roundup cool technology innovation leadership management marketing social media advertising Anna Caraveli Association Adviser Associations Now CRM Eric Lanke Innovation Excellence Jamie Notter Jeff Hurt LinkedIn Maddie Grant Mashable New Year''s Resolutions Socious Tom Hood

What I’m Reading

Spark Consulting

It requires leadership, clear goals, and a strong sense of mission. Social media: are you speaking Spanish in Iceland ? blog roundup cool technology curation innovation social media volunteering Associations Now Eric Lanke Gary Vaynerchuk Innovation Excellence Mariner Management Technology Review Eric Lanke gets real: you are not innovative. Want a good answer? Ask a good question (now with proof). Want to knock your gala out of the park?

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