Terry has a passion for combining technology and the needs of people. He has worked in a number of companies on collaborative and social software. At AssociCom, he leads a team of professionals who want to help create new ways for associations to interact with and deliver value to their members.
May 14, 2012
What does a typical small online community look like? Here's one example from my own experience along with some stats about participation, growth, and types of activities.
April 25, 2012
Your small online community will live or die by the quality of its discussions. Here are 4 questions to ask yourself in order to know whether you can initiate and maintain those discussions.
April 19, 2012
The 1-9-90 rule suggests that small online communities are doomed to having few contributors. Is this a death sentence? I don't think it is and here's the research to back it up.
March 20, 2012
Associations invest a huge amount of effort into creating great conference experiences, but that only provides member value over a 2 or 3 day period. What about the rest of the year?
March 15, 2012
...I often meet with associations who have very little interest in developing a rich online community for their members. I find this puzzling because in my experience, both personally and professionally, those types of communities drive a very high level of engagement.