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.

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.

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

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).

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.

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.

Does Social Media Make You a Better Leader?

Associations Now

Recent research from a leadership development firm finds that CEOs who use social media are stronger than others in six positive leadership behaviors. That’s a key finding of a recent report by Development Dimensions International, a leadership development consultancy.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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

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.

Survey 201

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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.

Want Social Media to Work? Change Your Organization

Jamie Notter

Leadership insight.right when you need it. Want Social Media to Work? That is the topic of a session I will be delivering at ASAE’s Technology Conference next week. Then I’ll talk about the framework we came up with for changing your organization from the inside out so that it can be more compatible with the true power of social media. Leadership. Social Media. Consulting. Speaking. About. Contact. Generations. Humanize.

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.

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.

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?

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 […].

How To Squeeze Social Media Into Your Day When It Isn’t A Full-Time Job

Beth Kanter

It’s no surprise attention spans have been decreasing over the past decade with the increase in external stimulation – social media, mobile phones, and the flood of online information. It may sound counter-intuitive but we need to use technology. Photo by BirgerKing.

How Nonprofit Leaders Make Time for Social Media and Other Secrets to Adoption

Beth Kanter

Last week I was in Chicago to facilitate a session about leadership and social media as part of Knight Digital Media Center’s Digital Strategy for Community Foundations and Nonprofits. Connect Your Online Social Activity To Your Work.

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.

Social Media Roundup: The Role of the CIO in The Transformation of IT

Associations Now

With ASAE’s 2013 Technology Conference & Expo wrapped up, association professionals were reminded once more of the possibilities created by technology. It also requires leadership. Examining the role of the CIO in IT’s future, and more, in today’s Social Media Roundup. ” How have you integrated new and emerging technologies within your organization—and what role does your CIO play in promoting change? (ht

Social Media and the Arts: How Strong Is Your Social Net?

Beth Kanter

Note From Beth: Back in 2011, I had pleasure of facilitating a panel discussion Grantmakers in the Arts pre-conference on technology and media with Rory MacPherson and Jai Sen from Sen Associates where I learned about research study they were conducting about social media use in the arts.

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.

Associations Live: Using Social Media to Attract and Retain Members

Associations Live

Using Social Media to Attract and Retain Members. Takeaways from the Membership Networking Group on June 15: Social Media is a must to keep your members informed. What should you put on each form of media? Here are a few suggestions: Facebook : Social, Events -- link back to your website. Which social media is better to use? Put your social media links on all marketing materials. Leadership. (11). Social Media. (24).

Dear Associations, Here’s Why You Need to Know Social Media

SCD Group

Here’s the key point of her blog about the Today Show journalists: “It’s not OK to know nothing about social media or the Internet anymore. Is your association still debating social media policies? Or, whether to “designate” a staff member to “do social media”?