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Take thousands of people all over the world devoted to peacebuilding and international collaboration, put them together in a community and what do you get? The Peace and Collborative Development Network. Founded by Dr. Craig Zelizer in 2007, PCDN has been uniting both job seekers and esteemed professionals in social development fields to help make the world a better place. With a robust selection of resources and a self-maintained advertising program, PCDN is leading the way in its field. Dr.…
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Are Comments Bad for Science?

Popular Science declared that it is shutting off comments because "comments can be bad for science." The logic driving this decision is that less informed, quick-to-react readers may dominate the discussion and lead others astray. We argue that there are better ways to approach the problem at hand and offer alternative solutions to keep the community in tact.
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The goal of every community manager is to progress your community through its lifecycle. If you achieve this, you maximize what your community can be, the benefit it brings to your organization, and the benefits that members gain from the community. Watch the recording of Richard Millington's presentation to learn more about The Online Community Lifecycle and improve your approach to community management.
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Should I Train My Community Members? via The Community Roundtable
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Why don’t executives take part in community? via The Community Roundtable
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Community Management FAQs – What is community strategy? via The Community Roundtable
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Do online communities need dedicated budgets? YES! via The Community Roundtable
Jun 12
What’s the Agenda for TheCR Connect 2017? via The Community Roundtable
Jun 7
Online communities have executive attention – and expectations. via The Community Roundtable
Jun 5
Why Attend TheCR Connect? Attendees Share Their Stories. via The Community Roundtable
May 25
Quantify value, not vanity: The State of Community Management 2017 is out! via The Community Roundtable
May 23
Community Perspective: Chip Rodgers via The Community Roundtable
May 22
What is Conversation Research? via The Community Roundtable
May 15
How to Confirm Email Addresses Without Interrupting Onboarding via ManagingCommunities.com
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