CMAD 2017

Passing the torch: Meet the new CMAD crew!

As we told you last month, Brew and I have decided to step aside from our roles as the CMAD broadcast organizers. Fortunately, a fresh...
"The time has come," the team has said.

“The time has come,” the team has said.

“To talk of many things …” When I first started this post I was fully inspired to get through at least one verse of The...
Building Relationships to Ignite Movements

Building Relationships to Ignite Movements

Many businesses today are eager to leverage the power of community to benefit their organizations but don’t really understand the difference between audience and...
Employee advocacy – beneficial for both the company and employees

Employee advocacy – beneficial for both the company and employees

The title of our Community Manager Appreciation Day panel was Employee advocacy: pros and cons of employee empowerment. All in all, the panel saw employee...
2016 CMAD Geolocation Map by Zoomph

Reflections on Community Manager Appreciation Day 2016

We had a short 22 minute minute recap at the end of Community Manager Appreciation Day, which I recommend watching if you’d like to hear...
CMAD AWARDS 2016

2016 Award Winners

I feel like I keep saying this but…WOW. Truly blown away by the nominations and all the feedback you have given and the love...
To Community is to Serve

To Community is to Serve

The heart of the leader is manifested through service to others. —Dr. Atika Tyner Community. It can many different things depending on what lenses...
The Guide to #CMADSelfie

The Guide to the 2016 #CMADSelfie

Monday 25th January 2016 is Community Manager Appreciation Day (or #CMAD as it’s more commonly known) and for the third year running (in partnership...
CMAD AWARDS 2016

The wait is over! Announcing the 2016 CMAD Award Finalists

Here we go! The nominations are in and the votes have been tallied and we have the finalists right here! Make sure to share...
To be or not to be a panel organiser, that’s a big question!

To be or not to be a panel organiser, that’s a big question!

This is a story of how I, a social media novice, ended up being a panel organiser. About a year ago I realised I...
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Community Manager Appreciation Day

Community Manager Appreciation Day is January 24, 2017. Stay tuned for details!

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Building Relationships to Ignite Movements

Building Relationships to Ignite Movements

Many businesses today are eager to leverage the power of community to benefit their organizations but don’t really understand the difference between audience and...
CMAD AWARDS 2016

2016 Award Winners

I feel like I keep saying this but…WOW. Truly blown away by the nominations and all the feedback you have given and the love...
To Community is to Serve

To Community is to Serve

The heart of the leader is manifested through service to others. —Dr. Atika Tyner Community. It can many different things depending on what lenses...
The Guide to #CMADSelfie

The Guide to the 2016 #CMADSelfie

Monday 25th January 2016 is Community Manager Appreciation Day (or #CMAD as it’s more commonly known) and for the third year running (in partnership...
The Power of Relationships

The Power of Relationships

I remember the relationships I built in my first 3 years of high school with various groups and cliques. Little did I know it,...
Organizing a CMAD Meetup

Organizing a CMAD meetup in 2016?

If you’re organizing a CMAD meetup, we’d love to help your efforts, and hear how it goes! Here’s how: Add your event to our...
CMAD AWARDS 2016

Announcing the 2016 CMAD Awards!

Hello everyone! Community Manager Appreciation Day is fast approaching and we are excited to announce, thanks to Higher Logic, Online Community Results, Salesforce Community Cloud, Sprout...
The 2016 CMAD Schedule is Now Live!

The 2016 CMAD Schedule is now live!

It’s been a long time coming but with 28 days left until Community Manager Appreciation Day 2016, the beginnings of our schedule for 24 hours...
2015 CMAD Awards

2015 CMAD Award Winners!

What a year, what a #CMAD. Congrats to EVERY SINGLE nominee and finalist. All you you are amazing…seriously. Below is a list of all...
The Guide to #CMADSelfie

The Guide to the #CMADSelfie

Monday 26th January 2015 is Community Manager Appreciation Day (as you already know) and we want to truly celebrate the people behind the Twitter/Facebook/Google+/Ello...

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