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Announcing The Community Roundtable Awards!

Announcing The Community Roundtable Awards!

By Hillary Boucher, Director of Communities at The Community Roundtable This year another fun tradition was born at our annual event - TheCR Connect - our first presentation of The Community Roundtable Awards! The winners were announced at the live event, and now we are excited to share the new…

Social Media is Broken…Communities Can Help

Social Media is Broken…Communities Can Help

By Rachel Happe, The Community Roundtable Social media is broken - you need only look at political discussions on Twitter, gamer gate, or online bullying. In 2015, organic reach on Facebook page posts was 2.6%. Social media is, at its heart, a media model that thrives off of more; more content…

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Community Jobs Roundup – 12/02/16

Community Jobs Roundup – 12/02/16

By Amy Turner, The Community Roundtable Below is a list of community jobs we've collected over the past week, including a special opportunity to work with our team.  As a community management fellow at TheCR, you will spend time learning both comm…

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TheCR Connect 2016 – By The Numbers Recap

By Shannon Abram, The Community Roundtable It's no secret we're sort of data nerds over here - I mean have you seen the SOCM lately? Here's something you might not know though - numbers aren't my favorite thing - but I've never met an infographic …

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Giving Thanks for My Community – #thankitforward

By Shannon Abram, The Community Roundtable This year we're celebrating our fourth year of the #thankitforward tradition. You can read more about it here if you aren't familiar with the practice - but basically we want to encourage everyone to tak…

Announcing The Community Roundtable Awards!

Announcing The Community Roundtable Awards!

By Hillary Boucher, Director of Communities at The Community Roundtable This year another fun tradition was born at our annual event - TheCR Connect - our first presentation of The Community Roundtable Awards! The winners were announced at the li…

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Join TheCR Team: Community Management Fellow Wanted

Are you interested in the emerging field of community management? Maybe you studied psychology, politics, sociology, journalism or communications and are wondering how social media and social networking technologies are changing how organizations co…

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#ThankItForward 2016

By Shannon Abram, The Community Roundtable For the fourth year we're celebrating the idea of #thankitforward - thanking the people in your life (personally and professionally) who have made a difference in your year by letting them know. And toda…

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Community Jobs Roundup – 11/18/16

By Shannon Abram, The Community Roundtable For the last year or so we've been sharing a weekly list of our favorite community reads from around the web, along with a curated list of community management and social media jobs. Overwhelmingly people…

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Throwback Thursday: Managing a Community Budget

By Shannon Abram, The Community Roundtable Like it or not, managing a community budget is a must for many community managers - and might be something you've never tackled before. With 2017 looming (how are we halfway through November already?) we …

Social Media is Broken…Communities Can Help

Social Media is Broken…Communities Can Help

By Rachel Happe, The Community Roundtable Social media is broken - you need only look at political discussions on Twitter, gamer gate, or online bullying. In 2015, organic reach on Facebook page posts was 2.6%. Social media is, at its heart, a …

Friday Roundup: International Working Out Loud Week

Friday Roundup: International Working Out Loud Week

By Amy Turner, The Community Roundtable It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of the work out loud concept. Today brings us into the homestretch of International Working Out Loud Week and we've enjoyed reading all the great content all week l…

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