Some news from me about the direction of the SocialFish blog going forward.

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How-To Video: Any Video is Better than No Video, Right?

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Video 2 in our series in the run up to #MMCCon. Will you be there?

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How To Video Series: How Do I Know If My Video Is Any Good?

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I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media in the run up to #MMCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here as we prepare for the conference. Enjoy! And don’t forget to meet up with us at Booth 617 to chat about the Authenticity Project!

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Hot Association Jobs This Week – April 19

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Latest association jobs for ya!

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Know Your Culture, Show Your Culture: The Authenticity Project #MMCon

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WorkXO and 5:00 Films are partnering to explore the intersection of culture and video in a new project: Know Your Culture, Show Your Culture: The Authenticity Project. WorkXO will help you quantify and understand your organization’s unique culture, and 5:00 Films will help you put it to work attracting new fans, both members and employees. Exciting!! Join us at #MMCon at Booth 617 to learn more!

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How to Promote a Cause on Facebook

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Promotions via Facebook are the way of the future for causes. Non-profit organizations such as March of Dimes and the American Cancer Society have already been using them to great effect. Which is a process you can become a part of, with the right focus and the desire to market on a global scale through user participation and member oriented methods.

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

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Your next job or future favorite employee is right here!!

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Special Announcement

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Some news from me about the direction of the SocialFish blog going forward.

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You can’t fix politics, but you can fix this

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These are turbulent times, and I think many of us feel pretty powerless (no matter which side of the fence we’re on). So while we can’t fix politics (or maybe we can, but that’s a topic for a different kind of blog), we can focus on the things that matter to us directly. Our communities, our friends, our neighbors, our colleagues. And I believe there is one specific area where we can make a difference.

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Capital Campaign Marketing Strategies for the Tech-Savvy

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If you’re starting a capital campaign, then you know how much work and effort goes into planning a fundraiser of this magnitude. You want all your hard work to result in a successful outcome: reaching your goal. For that to happen, you need to have the right capital campaign marketing plan in place, which should include strategies to attract tech-savvy donors as well as traditional supporters. We’ve compiled a list of five tech-savvy marketing strategies to help you raise more.

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STUDY: The Business Impact of Online Communities

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How do organizations track the impact of their online communities? How do they measure expenditures, revenue, and cost savings? How do they link the community to competitive advantage?

To get answers to these critical questions, Leader Networks conducted a survey of nearly 300 marketing and community leaders that resulted in The Business Impact of Online Communities Study. Out of the participants, 34% work at Associations. Read on to get the details.

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