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How Online Communities Are Like a Happy Neighborhood

How Online Communities Are Like a Happy Neighborhood

Every day I come home from work and take my dogs for a walk. On the route, we pass by three kids on their bikes, the couple that always runs... read more

4 Tips for Better Intranet Management

4 Tips for Better Intranet Management

My fellow colleague Ayendra recently posted Removing the “IT Intranet” Perception, which outlined his previous experience working in a company where the IT department had become a bottleneck in the... read more

McDowell’s No.1 Engages With Its Online Community For Karaoke World Championship 2013

McDowell’s No.1 Engages With Its Online Community For Karaoke World Championship 2013

Don’t we love singing to a karaoke, be it a house party or at the club? Karaoke singing sessions help bond at a party and often serve as good icebreakers.... read more

Building Online Communities the Offline Way

Building Online Communities the Offline Way

When we first moved into our house a few months ago, I was talking over the fence (two fences, actually) with one of our new neighbors. He noticed my Geneva... read more

Target Creates a Community: Phillip Lim For Target

Target Creates a Community: Phillip Lim For Target

Shortly after 12:01am on Sunday, September 15, the Phillip Lim for Target Collection went live online. Online shoppers, limited to three items per order, snapped up the fashion designer’s skirts,... read more

Why Your Online Community Should Include Blogs (Part 1 of 2)

Why Your Online Community Should Include Blogs (Part 1 of 2)

Think about the role that you want your online community to play in the lives of your customers, members, or partners. Do you want it to be nice-to-have that they... read more

Video on Your Intranet: Follow These Tips

Video on Your Intranet: Follow These Tips

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In a previous post, I talked how how video can be the best medium to solve internal communication problems like lack of interest, lack of clarity and understanding,lack of trust,... read more

When Video IS The Answer To Your Communication Problem

When Video IS The Answer To Your Communication Problem

Recently, the good folks over at Intranetizen published a post saying, “video is not the answer to your communication problem.” I respectfully disagreed, and that has inspired this post, in... read more

Online Community Health Check: Start Here

Online Community Health Check: Start Here

Our lives are filled with checkups. We get checkups for ourselves, our kids, our aging parents. Even our businesses have checkups to make sure all those important systems are working... read more

Top 5 Tips on Redesigning Your Community

Top 5 Tips on Redesigning Your Community

Raise your hand if you have been through a redesign project? Does it stress you out just thinking about it? Or do you envision the beer bash afterwards where you... read more

How to Create a Wellness Portal on Your Intranet

How to Create a Wellness Portal on Your Intranet

Bad health is bad for business. According to a study cited here, employees’ medical expenditures already eat up 50 percent or more of company profits. Add to that the cost... read more

Six Tips to Make the Most of Online Communities

Six Tips to Make the Most of Online Communities

Social media is just one piece of the larger social marketing puzzle for companies large and small. In addition to social networks like Facebook and Twitter, online communities make up... read more

3 Online Community Presentations for Serious Businesses, Associations, and User Groups

3 Online Community Presentations for Serious Businesses, Associations, and User Groups

The conversation has turned from “will this work” to “how do we make this work.” Increasingly, people are talking about how online communities are delivering tangible results to companies and... read more

Effective Community Managers – Do You Have What It Takes?

Effective Community Managers – Do You Have What It Takes?

While reading through my Facebook newsfeed recently, a post from WOMMA caught my eye. It said: “FILL IN THE BLANK: A skill or trait that all Community Managers should have... read more

With 50% Sign Ups From Facebook Social Shopping Platform LimeRoad Launches ‘Create & Earn’ Feature

With 50% Sign Ups From Facebook Social Shopping Platform LimeRoad Launches ‘Create & Earn’ Feature

LimeRoad, a social shopping platform that specifically targets women is once again out with good news. According to WAT, the firm has announced that it garners over 26 million page... read more