For eight years, the Community Roundtable has dug deeply into the strategies, operations and tactics behind the most successful communities in our annual State of Community Management reports. Each year, we reshape and reimagine the survey, and I can say without hyperbole that this will be the best, most informative State of Community Management ever.*

Why the asterisk? That’s you. We need your help.

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Come to the Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit!!

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Will you join us at the 2017 Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit April 5 – 7th in Washington, D.C.? It’s going to be awesome! And not just because Jamie will be speaking about unlocking your org’s genetic code…

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How to leverage social media to target local users and build brand awareness

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We search marketers need to leverage social media to better target local users. We can also use social media to build brand awareness in the right niche markets. The more user information you have, the tighter your “fishing net” will be woven. And the better you know how to leverage social media’s reach, the wider your net will be cast.

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Hot Nonprofit Marketing Jobs This Week – February 16

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Oooh some really awesome, creative jobs this week! Check ’em out and please share!

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5 reasons nonprofits have an advantage when it comes to social media

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“imagine my surprise when I read a post about the 12 not-so-great realities about nonprofits and social media and my immediate thought was “Ok, yes, some of these are true, but there are a lot of great things about nonprofits and social media.” Who am I now, an optimist? Apparently.”

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The Value of Nonprofit Mentors in 2017

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Do you have experience or know-how to share with a nonprofit? MissionBox.com is a newly launched free resource that helps connects nonprofit leaders connect with that perfect peer who is seeking guidance.

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#CMAD is coming up soon!!!

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Join us at the #CMAD hashtag on Twitter for Community Manager Appreciation Day on Monday January 23! Invite your peeps!

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Help Us Promote Community Manager Appreciation Day January 23

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Can you help us promote Community Manager Appreciation Day?  Would you please share this with any other community managers (and friends of CM’s) that you know? Ben Martin, KiKi L’Italien, Maggie McGary, Susan Cato and I have teamed up to manage…

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The Best Thing You Can Do to Set Your 2017 Up Right

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Do you care about workplace culture? Do you want to improve strategic alignment with business goals, employee engagement or retention, or attracting Millennials to your organization? Do you have a bit of spare budget that you need to spend before the end of the year? This is literally the most impactful thing you can do with it.

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ICYMI: What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing

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How to invigorate your content marketing with fresh ideas – which just happen to be inspired by our love for old school hip hop. And no, you don’t have to know anything about the music to appreciate this. 🙂

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