Skills Workshop: Offline Community Management

  • July 9, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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Want to learn how to build a following offline that is effective and low cost?

While traditional marketing tactics such as advertising and cold-calling are often are seen as pushy, not as effective and often very expensive, this workshop will offer marketing tactics that are focused on building community, building trust, and participation and, often at low cost.

If you're an enterprise that deals with people, that is looking for marketing tactics to build followers and a community in the real world (complimenting online tactics), then this workshop is for you.

By the end of the workshop attendees will have learned:

- How to identify their target audience/community - Tactics to build community and movements offline - Key successful examples of offline community management - A framework for strategy in your own enterprise

About the Speaker:

Michelle is the founder of Ideaction, a connector, facilitator and consultant. Michelle brings together groups for community projects in business, community and government.

Previously, Michelle co-founded Social Innovation Sydney, a place where Changemakers meet. This began as an Unconference that enabled participants to create the content for conversation, connection and collaboration.. Other community initiatives included movie screenings, StartUp Camps, Innovation Festivals and international speaking engagements.

With 10+ years experience in technology marketing, communication & sales. Michelle also has extensive experience in project and people management roles for large IT distributors, system integrators and enterprise resource planning.

Michelle is well aware of the possibilities of a hyper-connected society in bringing about mass change on a local level.
Specialties: Community builder and manager (offline and online), collaborator facilitator, service designer, event manager, project manager, educator, strategist, innovator.




Please note: attendance can only be confirmed upon payment of a ticket.

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  • catherine

    Hi Marina this workshop is applicable for anyone who wants to build a real world community and learn about offline (not-digital) following. Unfortunately we have has to reschedual the event till later in the year but we look forward to seeing you then

    April 22, 2013

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    A former member

    I am one of the organisers of the Sydney Language Festival 2013 (SLF2013) which is one-day non-profit event promoting language diversity (more details here­. Is this workshop applicable for community event like SLF?

    April 21, 2013

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