Relationship Advice: Your Nonprofit Organization and Building Community Organization Partnerships

Waxing UnLyrical

Our culture used to have a clear line between “business only” and the “good feeling” of nonprofit organizations. Now, in our culture, we are seeing the mutually beneficial advantages of establishing and maintaining a relationship between a nonprofit organization and corporate business.

Your Facebook Page Organic Reach is Dropping (But Not Really)

Jon Loomer

Today, Facebook announced an update to Facebook page organic reach reporting that will result in numbers that will be up to 20-percent lower than what is normally reported. Organic Reach Reporting Change. The way Facebook reports organic reach will change.

How Social Is YOUR organization?

SocialFish

Some trivia for you: our first book, Humanize , was originally set to be titled “The Social Organization.” So take a look at your organization today. But are you a social organization? This will tell you if you really have a social organization.

Search Engine Optimisation Benefits For Small Organizations

SocialFish

As search engine rankings increase, organic visitors come in. Small business owners that do not use professional SEO services do not actually make the most of their online presence. They basically miss out on huge possible profits.

Applying Design Thinking to Your Organization: New CEO Workshop

SocialFish

For many years now, I have focused my consulting work, research and writing on how organizations can shift from inside-out to outside-in—from products to customers and relationships; from efficiency to engagement and innovation.

Propel Your Organization Forward Through Collaboration

The Realtime Report

Propel Your Organization Forward Through Collaboration. Any organization that is attempting to become better needs to consider the idea of tying up loose ends and reviewing current operations before moving forward.

Social Organizations Are Inclusive

SocialFish

I’d go into the organization and learn about ALL the issues they were facing, but was only “allowed&# to work on diversity issues (since that was what they were paying us to do). Which brings us to the social organization. Social organizations are inclusive.

Top 5 Twitter Management Tips for Non-Profit Organizations to Increase Followers Organically

SocialFish

The social media network isn’t just limited to commercial entities, but is also beneficial to a wide range of not-for-profit organizations who support various causes. The challenge for most organizations on Twitter lies in getting a good number of followers, and growing followers.

4 Signs Inbound Marketing Can Help Your Organization Grow

Social Media Today

But not all organizations are a great fit for inbound Inbound marketing can improve SEO, drive traffic to your website, capture leads, and help win customers.

How to humanize your organization

SocialFish

Pssst… A little bird might have told me that my book with Jamie Notter, Humanize: How People Centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World is available for pre-order on Amazon. Humanize The Social Organization

How to Monitor Your Organization Online

SocialFish

It’s not always pleasant to hear what your partners and competitors are saying about your organization online. Try some of the tips and services below to ensure you can keep tabs on your organization in a way that’s beneficial and not distracting, without going over budget.

Organize Your Facebook Friends In Lists

Social Media Network Marketing

Organize Your Facebook Friends In Lists I work as Freelance Social Media Network Online Professional. My Business Page is on Facebook at: [link] Do join me

Social Organizations Are Serious about Learning

SocialFish

We’re writing about elements of a social organization (or human organization, as we say in the book) that have been covered in the blogosphere already: transparency, openness, trust, ownership, inclusion, learning…the list goes on. Humanize The Social Organization

[New!!] How aligned is your organization with the Millennial generation?

SocialFish

How aligned is your organization with the Millennial generation? Sign up today and start building an organization that makes sense in the Millennial era. Take the Millennial Alignment Scan to find out!

On humanizing your organization

SocialFish

Just a quick post to let you know I have been curating all kinds of articles related to the topic of my forthcoming book with Jamie Notter, Humanize: How People-Centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World (due out in September!

Social Organizations Get There by Changing

SocialFish

We really do have a lot in there talking about what it means, as an organization, to become more open, trustworthy, generative, and courageous. We just keep doing our work, plodding forward, assuming that the organizations we have will perpetually be the right ones to support us in our work.

How Human is Your Organization?

SocialFish

Click on the image below to take a test assessing your organization based on the four human elements we describe in Humanize as defining (for us) a human organization.

Organic Reach Shows Signs of Life | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Although we all thought Facebook organic reach to be near dead, we’re starting to see the first signs of improvement in years. Is Organic Reach Improving? Our analysts here have studied organic Facebook reach since we opened our doors here nearly 10 years ago.

How Social Referrals Impact Your Organic Traffic

Convince & Convert

Social Media’s Role in Organic Traffic. Jay’s podcast got me thinking of another area where social media doesn’t get enough credit: the organic traffic that comes to a website as the result of an initial social referral.

Social Organizations Care About Personal Development

SocialFish

I’ve been writing the Social Organization column here for a year and a half. So in case the obvious has escaped you, let me make an important point here: Social organizations are hard work. I said in my very first post on this blog that social organizations need to be more human.

Innovation, Agility, and Social Organizations

SocialFish

It was earlier in the year that I made the connection between agility and social organizations. Agility is one of the big problems that can be solved when organizations become more human (the other big one is engagement). But social organizations are trying some new things.

Google Keep will get you organized

Sherrilynne Starkie

Each New Year’s Day, people resolve to get organized once and for all, and for content marketers being organized can make the difference between being ‘good enough’ and ‘top notch’. For content marketers, how could getting organized for 2014 be any simpler?

What 2,957 Facebook Pages Told Me About Organic Reach

agora pulse

How do you get more organic reach on Facebook? This free Facebook tool takes your fan page and measures it against other pages with similar page likes to determine how well you’re doing in terms of engagement, CTR, and yes — organic reach. Industry: Nonprofit Organization.

Do Social Referrals Affect Organic Traffic?

Convince & Convert

Jay’s podcast got me thinking of another area where social media doesn’t get enough credit: the organic traffic that comes to a website as the result of an initial social referral. Optimize your social content to get more organic traffic. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Is your Organization Capable of Unorthodox Thinking?

SocialFish

Unless you can get your organization to challenge assumptions and think outside formulaic patterns and solutions, you cannot expect different results or steer it into a different future. Think about the product development process in most associations and other bureaucratic organizations.

Blogger Outreach for Conference Organizers

Aggregage

But what’s striking about this example is how the conference organizer did such a poor job of reaching out to the bloggers. What strikes me about the specifics here is that the conference organizer was just too heavy handed in their approach. I do think that every conference organizer should be reaching out to bloggers to make them an active part of the conference both from a marketing standpoint and from a thought leadership standpoint.

Beyond Press Releases: Using Stories to Land Your Organization on the Front Page

Waxing UnLyrical

Whether you’re publicizing a fundraiser, milestone or new service, stories can help to drive your organization beyond the business briefs and closer to the front page. Sooner or later, your organization will need to reach out to the media. Guest Post by Elaine Hughes.

Change Management Is the Foundation of a Social Organization

SocialFish

He writes frequently in his social media blog and just finished writing his first social business book, Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization which will be released in July 2011. The Social Organization

How Small Organizations Can Put the Environment First

SocialFish

We are in the midst of an environmental revolution, and today, organizations are at the forefront, faced with the responsibility of leading by example and conducting business with the environment in mind.

10 Reasons Your Organization Needs an Internal Newsletter

Meltwater

Most communications pros are focused on getting the word out, not in. But, as we've… Read More.

How to Make Your Organization Seem More Human

SocialFish

You’d think in an era of social media, where we’re all so aware of what everyone else is doing, that it’d be simple to give your organization a human face. It encourages awareness of your organization on social media and addresses any potential disconnect.

Personal Brand Organization Tips

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Here are a few tips for keeping your personal brand clean, organized and synchronized. Organized Listening is really the easy part, organizing your brand and more complicated. Ok so you are comfortable with getting your personal brand out there on the web.

5 Easy Ways to Organically Increase Your App Downloads and Lift Rankings

SocMed Sean

When it comes to improving organic search results for your mobile app, there are two aspects that you need to consider. Along with title and description, reviews and ratings play a very critical role in ranking app high in organic search results.

Social Media Boosts Organic Search Results [Infographic]

Cody Ward

Tasty Placement , a search engine optimization and digital design company, attempted to solve the question “Can social media activity boost organic search ranking?”

Humanizing your organization creates amazing results. This is how.

SocialFish

Fitness Australia, an association based in Sydney, is an organization that has taken the principles we laid out in Humanize and is now showing amazing results in their revenue growth, employee engagement and retention, and other success metrics.

Does your organization need a social media policy?

SocialFish

Well, maybe, maybe not. Tip o’the hat to Liam Barrington Bush aka @hackofalltrades. The flowchart is funny, but the reasoning behind it is pretty serious. Do you trust your staff? If not, why are they your staff?

On collaboration and learning organizations

SocialFish

Ignoring the cheesy Pachelbel soundtrack for a moment, what do you think about what he posits about the opportunity for our organizations to become learning organizations through the creation and development of “the network&# ?

Organic Marketing Vs. Pay Per Click (PPC)

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Organic Marketing Vs. Pay Per Click (PPC) Where do you click?? No matter how much paid advertising you have done or how much you have spent, it NEVER helps your organic search engine rankings. The higher up in the organic search you rank, the less you need to spend on PPC. Once up in the organic search with good quality relevant content, the easier it is to stay there.

Being a social organization means being open.

SocialFish

Jamie Notter and I explain how organizations can be more OPEN in our book, Humanize: How People-centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World. Open organizations have more decentralized cultures. In open organizations, individual behavior is marked by ownership.

Can Social Business Reshape the Organization?

SocialFish

This is a great slide deck by Rawn Shah, social business strategist at IBM, one of the most social organizations we know of – from his presentation at the Social Business Forum in Milan last week. Can Social Business Reshape the Organization.