Hollyhock Vancouver: Social Media for Social Change

Thursday, April 29, 2010 - 21:30 to Thursday, May 27, 2010 - 21:30

Social Media for Social Change
Apr 29, May 6, May 13, May 27, 2010


Presented by: Jordan Behan, Rob Cottingham, Hollyhock, Kris Krug, Beverly Pomeroy

Develop a solid plan for taking the essentials of social media into your organization; from vision, to strategy and tactics, to measuring your success. This is a four-part training series. For more detailed information online: http://www.hollyhock.ca/cms/index.cfm?Group_ID=4615 

April 29 with Kris Krug
Social Media Primer: Learn the Basics of Social Media Tools & Approaches

Wondering what, exactly, a 'Yelp' is? Curious whether Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter can help you move your mission forward? Join Kris Krug for an enlightening and entertaining look into the changing landscape of social media tools, techniques and practices.

May 6 with Rob Cottingham

Developing a Social Media Plan
Rob Cottingham will guide attendees to develop a strategic framework for using social media, pointing out practices and approaches that integrate this important collection of tools and techniques with traditional outreach and engagement plans.

May 13 with Jordan Behan
Using Social Media to Drive Outreach & Engagement
The power of social media lies as much in the capacity of crowds as it does in the technology.  Jordan Behan will outline powerful practices to reach out to diverse audiences through social media, and to engage like-minded thinkers in your cause or mission.

May 27 with Beverley Pomeroy
Measuring Success in Social Media

The social media landscape is constantly shifting and evolving.  Beverley Pomeroy will discuss specific metrics for many of the most prominent social media tools, helping attendees to understand how the tools fit into their overall outreach, engagement and awareness-raising strategies.

Hollyhock Room, Tides Renewal Centre.
#304-163 W. Hastings St.
V6B 1H4 Vancouver
49° 16' 57.0144" N, 123° 6' 33.3468" W
Four-part training series taking place in Vancouver April 29, May 6, May 13, May 27. 1:30pm - 5:30pm.

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