The Power of Chatty Friends

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Last night I went to the Kids Summer Stock Social Media Mixer at the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. That’s the social media part. I’ve written before on the Socialfish blog about the Food Bank and their social media outreach.

Blogging Elsewhere: March 2011

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By using social media platforms, organizations can give “personal, one-on-one attention to their entire customer base, no matter how large.” I first met Jen Newmeyer, who is the Food Bank’s social media person, at a Raleigh tweet-up last year.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.21.16

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Location: Clouds Brewing, 126 N West Street, Raleigh NC. Session topics include: websites, gamification and polling, data strategies, conference social media ambassadors, virtual events, cybersecurity, working with IT vendors, technology trends, plus roundtable discussions.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.16.17

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– The Dangers of Disjointed Social: Social Media Masterclass. Mobile Apps: AENC Meeting Planners Round Table (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh NC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.15.17

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– Advocacy in a Social Media World. Explore how associations have become catalysts for change by using social media platforms—and members—to promote key issues to legislators, regulators, and the public. AENC CAE Study Group (Raleigh NC). Raleigh, NC.

On Collins’ “What Makes Powerful Nonprofit Leaders” – a conversation with Association Trends’ 2007 Young and Aspiring Association Professionals

SocialFish

In the article, What Makes Powerful Nonprofit Leaders , Collins discusses how leadership experience in the social sector can be incredibly beneficial in the business sector. If true leadership exists only when people follow even though they have the freedom not to follow -- and I believe it does -- then perhaps our next generation of great business executives will increasingly come from the social sectors, not just the other way around.” social media and other web 2.0

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.24.17

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Social Media Quick Wins + Live Stream #Assnchat (Columbia MD Idea Swap). Looking for ways to improve your event social media efforts? Hear ideas for fine-tuning your association’s social media presence with no-cost or low-cost solutions. Location: Raleigh NC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.24.17

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Social Media Quick Wins + Live Stream #Assnchat (Columbia MD Idea Swap). Looking for ways to improve your event social media efforts? Hear ideas for fine-tuning your association’s social media presence with no-cost or low-cost solutions. Location: Raleigh NC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.26.17

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Hear about three of the most significant trends for association government affairs professionals to look out for this year: taxation of services, association health plans (AHPs), and non-traditional social issues. AENC Membership Roundtable (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh NC.

Reads of the Week: April 19, 2013

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Maggie McGary is exasperated with the disconnect she witnessed during social media presentations by association execs at digitalNOW. I spent Monday and Tuesday at the Digital Marketing for Business conference at the Raleigh Convention Center.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.10.17

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Access the collective mind-hive of community managers outside your immediate social network about what they think of their community software. AENC CEO Luncheon (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh NC. – Incorporating Social Media into Your Member Outreach.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.10.17

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Access the collective mind-hive of community managers outside your immediate social network about what they think of their community software. AENC CEO Luncheon (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh NC. – Incorporating Social Media into Your Member Outreach.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.16.16

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Location: 18 Seaboard Restaurant , Raleigh, NC. – Measuring: Using Social Media to Grow Membership. What’s on your mind this week?

The Social Network Your Social Network Should Be Like

Associations Now

Rather than stealing inspiration from the hot new social networks of the world for your own private community, you might be better off seeing what Nextdoor is up to. Instead, like outside social networks, association online communities can forge tighter bonds than ever.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.5.17

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AENC Technology Roundtable (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh NC. Your weekly list of free webinars and events for the association community… “I’ll do that but not right now.”. How many times do you say that? What usually happens? Right, you never do it. You don’t schedule it.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.10.17

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We rationalize some of these activities, like checking email or social media. Host: Association Media & Publishing. AENC CEO Think Tank (Raleigh NC). Location: Raleigh, NC. How often do you find yourself doing something that’s at odds with what’s best for you?

Reads of the Week: September 7, 2012

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In an effort to raise awareness, funds, and food as part of Hunger Action Month , starting at 6pm tonight, the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina will stream live online for 24 hours from their warehouse in Raleigh. I lead off this week with a request to your heart. And wallet.

Calling on Members: Tech Association Embarks on Statewide Tour

Associations Now

Other tour locations include stops in Asheville, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Wilmington, and Raleigh. The association will also make use of social media to document and illustrate how the technology industry is helping the state’s economy. “We’ll

It’s Easy to Be Excited About Your Work When You Work for Good People

Association Adviser

I also work on content creation and incorporating social media into NCPC’s operations. AA: What approaches are you taking to creating more owned media? From the Corner Office: Andy Curliss, North Carolina Pork Council.

Associations Live: Techno-tyranny

Associations Live

Raleigh NC 27607. 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. FYI, from a New York Times article: "A friend of mine told me about an engagement party that she had attended. She said it was lovely: a delicious lunch and plenty of Champagne toasts. But all the guests had their cellphones on the luncheon tables and had text-messaged their way through the entire event.

Peace Sells.But Who's Buying - Association Membership?

Association Subculture

By forcing people to pay to play we end up with the weird, unintended consequence of encouraging them to use social shorthand in order to identify themselves to others. Suddenly social interaction becomes based in active support for the values the organization embodies not the passive act of paying to play. There is always a price to be paid whether financial or social to access any group. I'm involved in the Raleigh one. social media. (3).