A member of the Chamber Professionals Group on Facebook asked: Do you have a policy/SOP for the type of member content that goes in your (e)newsletters? If so, please share. A policy is a great place to start when soliciting content from members.
I have been thinking a lot lately about professional development for Chamber Professionals. When I started at my chamber, I knew virtually nothing about the challenges of running a chamber (and I was a long time member, board member, and Chair!
A member of the Chamber Professionals Group on Facebook asked: Beating my head against the wall trying to come up with a logo gift/giveaway to give our members at our Annual Meeting. I am torn between quantity vs.
Are you looking to improve your online networking? Have you thought about becoming more active in LinkedIn groups? The connections you make in a LinkedIn group not only expand your network, they enhance your authority and bring in new leads.
Ready for the understatement of the year? Chamber professionals don’t have a lot of time and they are stretched between doing and leading. You need a blog… and a Facebook page… and probably a LinkedIn group.
Frank and Norma’s Story: Working Full Time From the Road (living the dream) People often ask us how we are able to travel full time and work full time (at the same time), or what we have been calling our work-cation.
By now you’ve probably heard of owned, earned and paid media. Forrester described it back in 2009 and although the vehicles have changed, the concepts remain the same. The most valuable of the three is earned, because it’s the most trusted.
Do you have a strong visual presence on your social channels? Do you want to build better online brand recognition? Using consistent visual design elements in your social media marketing efforts helps people recognize your updates.
Are you ready to connect with a wider audience? Want to know the best ways to leverage social media for your small business? If you haven’t used social media to market your products and services, you’re going to love how easy it is to get started.
Do you want to quickly find and meet contacts related to your industry? Are you looking for ways to establish a long-term relationship with those connections? It can be tough to make first contact without coming on too strong.
Do you put a lot of time and effort into the content you create? Do you want that content to be seen by as many people as possible? A master chef can present the same meal in 100 different ways, and you can do the same thing with your content.