June 2012 Chapter Meeting - Social Media - What You Need to Know Right Now

Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 11:30am - 1:30pm
Event Location: 
The Rivers Club - Downtown Pittsburgh

The Ever-Changing Landscape of Social Media: What Nonprofits Need to Know Right Now

Social media adoption and usage is moving and changing at a pace that can be difficult for nonprofits to match.  In this session, we'll discuss some of the more important things to consider as your organization moves forward in the social media arena. You'll learn about the importance of using social media in a strategic way to meet your communication goals and manage your organization's reputation,  we'll discuss risk-related issues such as privacy and legal concerns, and you'll receive a plethora of additional resources to help your organization use social media more wisely and safely.
3 Take Aways
1) Importance of strategic use of social media for communications, promotion, and reputation management
2) Social media-related risks to consider, including privacy and legal risk concerns
3) Additional resources to help nonprofits in social media endeavors

–  Cindy Leonard, Technology Services Manager, Bayer center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University 

Cindy Leonard is the technology services manager for the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University. She has over ten years of experience in helping nonprofits to leverage technology. She facilitates Bagels & Bytes meetings, organizes the Bayer Center's annual TechNow conference, coordinates Pittsburgh's annual Technology Day of Caring volunteer event, writes the monthly e-newsletter TechNotes, and fills in the rest of her time consulting with and teaching technology-related classes to local nonprofits. 

To access Cindy's presentation click here.

Fee is as above if payment received by June 19. Fee to pay at the door is $35.00.  All registrants who are no shows will be invoiced. No refunds if not cancelled 24 hours in advance.

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