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Mark Your Calendars – SUMMER SOLSTICE 2017

Come to The Solar Foundation’s seventh annual Summer Solstice event on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC! SUMMER SOLSTICE 2017 Hogan Lovells, LLP, 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC June 22 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM Join us at The Solar Foundation’s 7th annual Summer Solstice! This fundraiser brings together partners, allies, and friends to enjoy a…

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Hot Association Jobs This Week – May 17

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board!  We focus on jobs in social media,  marketing,  communications,  PR,  advocacy, and digital. ***NOTE THAT EMPLOYERS WHO FOCUS ON CULTURE IN THEIR POSTINGS WILL AUTOMATICALLY JUMP TO THE TOP OF MY LIST! :)*** Communications Manager, Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers – Reporting to the…


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LinkedIn Groups: What you Need to Know Now

If you read this blog, you know I tend to be sort of a glass-half-empty kind of gal. I prefer to think of myself as a realist rather than a pessimist, but hey–someone has to be the downer, right? But with regard to LinkedIn–specifically, LinkedIn groups–I’ve been chronicling them being stripped of features and utility…

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How Social Media Can Make You Healthier

Since the Internet first went public, people have been using message groups, bulletin boards and forums to form communities dedicated to losing weight and leading a healthier lifestyle. Now with the rise of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social media players, people are more equipped than ever when it comes to…


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Hot Association Jobs This Week – May 8

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board!  We focus on jobs in social media,  marketing,  communications,  PR,  advocacy, and digital. ***NOTE THAT EMPLOYERS WHO FOCUS ON CULTURE IN THEIR POSTINGS WILL AUTOMATICALLY JUMP TO THE TOP OF MY LIST! :)***           EMPLOYERS: Want to know how this job…

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Bringing on a Fundraising Consultant: A Nonprofit’s Hiring Guide

Are you considering hiring a fundraising consultant? Before beginning your search for the perfect consultant, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with the hiring process. There are many things to keep in mind during this time period, but the following guidelines are here to help you with the search: Determine your nonprofit’s needs and expectations Compare…


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#CMAD 2017, Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator

OOoh I’m very excited to share this hour-long video interview from #CMAD (Community Manager Appreciation Day) where Maggie McGary, Community Manager at the American Psychological Association and long-time SocialFish blogger and I got to spend some time chatting with my good friend, publisher and awesome Trend Curator Rohit Bhargava.  We invited Rohit to apply some…

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Association Learning + Technology

How are associations using learning technologies? Every year or two the folks at Tagoras ask that question, and it’s that time again. Actually, they ask several questions, in the form of a survey, and the results are freely shared with the community. But, before that can happen, the right people have to answer the questions….


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How-To Video: Help! I Need a Viral Video

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon.  I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference – because these guys are awesome and they really know their stuff. Enjoy! And…

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Awesome Association Jobs This Week – April 26

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board!  We focus on jobs in social media,  marketing,  communications,  PR,  advocacy, and digital. ***NOTE THAT EMPLOYERS WHO FOCUS ON CULTURE IN THEIR POSTINGS WILL AUTOMATICALLY JUMP TO THE TOP OF MY LIST! :)*** Web and Digital Marketing Manager, National Association of Landscape Professionals – Are…