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2016: An Association Blogging and Podcasting Odyssey

Spark Consulting

I remember participating in my first bloggercon at ASAE in a sunny plaza in San Diego in 2008, shortly after I’d launched Thanks For Playing, the precursor to the Spark blog, with about 30 other association professionals, sharing our thoughts about how to use this new platform to strengthen our industry and our community. Feature Story social media video #assnchat KiKi L'Italien


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How a Local Restaurant Association Is Making Taco Tuesday for Everyone

Associations Now

That’s part of our agenda here, is to really illuminate the Orange County restaurant industry, which can be challenging when you’re sandwiched between Los Angeles and San Diego,” Waitt said. we are democratizing Taco Tuesday, with a vision to establish as the go-to site where establishments and taco lovers can share their favorite taco stories, images, videos, humor, events, and recipes with anyone,” Waitt said.

5 ways to communicate the value of your membership

Optimist Consulting

The Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego has a visually appealing grid to help members understand the different levels. Use your members the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Society for Technical Communication both offer great videos of members talking about the value of membership. It does not have to be a video, you can just add text testimonials like the ICEAW do here.

BIO International Convention 2020: Taking an International 17,000 Attendee Conference Virtual in Under 8 Weeks


This year’s convention was scheduled to take place in San Diego, June 8-11, 2020. That event was eventually cancelled, and on March 2 nd , a San Diego Visitors and Convention Bureau representative contacted BIO and told them that due to federal mandates issued in response to the COVID outbreak, they were cancelling all events until June 1 st. They were able to offer sponsors spots that ran before the videos/sessions similar to YouTube advertisements.

Carole Baskin is killing it in marketing: How the non-profit in ‘Tiger King’ dominates digital strategy

Association Success

Cat videos were always among the viral hits on the Internet, so it’s no surprise that big cats also drive people wild. Did you know you can upload a video to your Facebook cover photo ? Well, how about this: The San Diego Zoo is literally the No. They don’t even have one-fifth the number of video views or one-tenth the number of subscribers. (Oh Big Cat Rescue has posted more than 4,000 original videos on its YouTube channels.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.17.20

Reid All About it

This pasta al limone from Bon Appetit reminds me of a dish I had for lunch one day in a restaurant in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. This series of 15-minute videos cover hot topics and issues related to 501c organization management. Joe Buehrle, vice president of organizational planning for Social Advocates for Youth, San Diego.

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Meet the Event That Drew 345,000 People

Associations Now

Gamescom, in its sixth year, was already one of the world’s largest video game industry events, but it was even bigger this time around. The sixth edition of the event, organized by Germany’s Federal Association of Interactive Entertainment Software (BIU), drew a record 345,000 visitors to Cologne over five days last week [PDF]—of which 33,000 were professionals in the video game industry.

Theatre Owners: 2015 the “Year of Women” At Box Office

Associations Now

Video on Demand a Fad? Another key point NATO’s Fithian made involved a recent trend by film studios to release movies in video-on-demand formats, one that drew attention due to last year’s last-ditch release of The Interview online. A smaller indie movie, It Follows , also provides ammunition for Fithian’s case—the horror film was expected to have a quick video-on-demand release, but success during a short box-office window led to a wide release.

Join Me at SXSW, 14NTC, and Other March Conferences

Beth Kanter

” I’ll be going to the S XSW Nonprofit and Social Good Meet Up and the Digital DoGooders Award where my colleague, Mark Horvath , will be honored. Colleague Michael Hoffman will also be doing a workshop on video and will be hanging out at the Beaconfire Lounge. I’ll be headed to San Diego for the annual Grant Managers Network Conference. Last month, I did a TEDxBerkeley Talk and you can see the video and others here. Photo by George Galanais.

PLATFORM Collapses: Speakers Group Scraps Name Change After Outcry

Associations Now

” More details on the situation: Explaining the change: NSA announced the new brand with a presentation during a town hall session at its annual meeting in San Diego this month. “It’s clear that we should have done a better job rolling out the brand to membership, and for that I do sincerely apologize,” 2014-2015 NSA President Shep Hyken said in a video statement, shown above.

Reward Members for What They’re Already Doing

Associations Now

And so it stands to reason that comic behemoth Marvel will likely enrich its empire with its new Marvel Insider loyalty rewards program, introduced last month at San Diego Comic-Con. ” Back in January, I shared some lessons to be drawn from the loyalty program at video-game retailer GameStop. Comic book fans and video gamers, for instance, border on rabid in their enthusiasm and passion for those products.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]


To enter, AILA asked members to submit a social media “plan” and a video explaining our interest and experience with different sites. Other social media ambassadors came from Dallas, Buffalo, Chicago and San Diego. It allowed us to play with our message, while conveying important information. Using mediums other than words, such as video or memes, also encouraged us to use our creative sides.

I'm a SocialFish too!


This is it, it's official, Lindy Dreyer and I launched our new social media strategy consulting firm, SocialFish, LLC at ASAE's annual meeting in San Diego. p.s. Crank up the sound on this video. You heard it here first, then here , and now it's my turn!!

For ASAE members: Countdown to ASAE 2008


I'll post about this again later, I am sure, but just a quick head's up about ASAE's Annual Meeting in San Diego, August 16-19, since I had a few minutes to look through my pile of stuff about it and try to work out a little bit of a schedule for myself. Bring a video camera and take some vids!

10 Secrets of Online Course Design from Award-Winning MOOCs

WBT Systems

Typically, a MOOC features a course syllabus, in this case, a ten-week lesson plan with assigned reading (poems), instructor-created video content, discussion forum, peer-reviewed writing assignments, and quizzes. 3 – Feature unscripted video group discussions. Most online courses feature videos of instructors giving a lecture, but that’s not what you get in ModPo. The videos are filmed with a handheld camera that follows the conversation from person to person.

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Expanding the Hive: Beekeeper Group Welcomes New Bees

Beekeeper Group

While at SmithBucklin, she contributed to client-specific publications and assisted in the development and execution of a series of multi-faceted digital, print, and video campaigns. Kali holds a background in graphic design and has had experience working with local businesses and more specifically, a San Diego based, non-profit organization, creating and designing the organization’s inaugural online web magazine. .

A Wee Glimpse Into Tech09


nice to see everyone since San Diego. Especially, watch the videos of the two incredible keynote speeches, by Jeff Howe and Chris Sacca.