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Sneak Peek: TheCR Connect Agenda

By Shannon Abram, Relationship Manager at The Community Roundtable. Today I'm excited to share the first look at the agenda for TheCR Connect - our first live workshop happening this October in our hometown. Without further ado: The early bird cost for non-members who register before 7/31 …

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State of Community Management 2015 Monday Fact #6: Community Strategy Needs Resources

By Ted McEnroe, The Community Roundtable We've said many times in this space that having a community strategy is a critical part of getting your community to succeed. Strategy is critical, but it's just the first step in the process of building a successful community. It needs to be coupled with…

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TheCR Network Sneak Peek: July 2015 – Working out Loud, Compensation Research, & AMAs

TheCR Network Sneak Peek: July 2015 – Working out Loud, Compensation Research, & AMAs

By Hillary Boucher, Community Manager at The Community Roundtable. I'm not going to lie; I spent a part of July with my toes in the sand, but alas vacation is over and instead of digging for treasure with the kids, I'm digging out of my post-v…

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Conversations with Community Managers – Patrick Hellen, Part Two

Welcome to the latest episode in our community podcast series, “Conversations with Community Managers.” Join TheCR’s Jim Storer and Shannon Abram as they chat with community managers from a variety of industries about their community jo…

TheCR Connect

Sneak Peek: TheCR Connect Agenda

By Shannon Abram, Relationship Manager at The Community Roundtable. Today I'm excited to share the first look at the agenda for TheCR Connect - our first live workshop happening this October in our hometown. Without further ado: The early b…

TheCR Connect

Friday Roundup: Calling All Early Birds

By Shannon Abram, Relationship Manager at The Community Roundtable. Hey East Coast early birds, don't forget: early bird registration for TheCR Connect ends next Friday - and half your registration fee can be applied to a membership in TheCR Netwo…

Best Practices for Selecting a Community Platform

Best Practices for Selecting a Community Platform

Q: What's the difference between buying a new home and selecting a community platform? A: One is a major expense, fills you with angst and forces you to move all your stuff. The other changes your address. Joking aside, we tend to approach the …

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State of Community Management 2015 Monday Fact #6: Community Strategy Needs Resources

By Ted McEnroe, The Community Roundtable We've said many times in this space that having a community strategy is a critical part of getting your community to succeed. Strategy is critical, but it's just the first step in the process of building a…

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Friday Roundup: Conversations with Community Managers

By Shannon Abram, Relationship Manager at The Community Roundtable. Have you checked out our podcast series, "Conversations with Community Managers?" Recently we've chatted with community practitioners from Mastercard, Aetna and Deep Information S…

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All Things in Moderation – Best Practices for Successful Community Moderation

By Shannon Abram, Relationship Manager at The Community Roundtable. Please forgive the pun, I couldn't help it! In all seriousness, policies, guidelines and governance provide the framework and boundaries for your community, but moderation is wher…

Patrick Hellen

Conversations with Community Managers – Patrick Hellen

Welcome to the latest episode in our community podcast series, “Conversations with Community Managers.” Join TheCR’s Jim Storer and Shannon Abram as they chat with community managers from a variety of industries about their community jo…

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State of Community Management Monday Fact #5: Investing in new community members pays off

By Ted McEnroe, The Community Roundtable You walk into a restaurant. There are people dining, chatting, having a good time - and there's an empty table, but there's no one there to greet you, seat you or give you a menu. Do you stay? You mig…

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