Using Social Media to Win Donors, Customers, and Fans – workshop video

Last week I had the pleasure of giving a workshop at the Ventura County Community Foundation in beautiful Camarillo, CA. My topic: Using Social Media to Win Donors, Customers, and Fans. Below is the complete video of that presentation. The slidedeck is below that as a downloadable PDF and in-page slideshow. We are working to create […]

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Team Collaboration and the Inefficiency of Email

At Pulse, we’ve adopted Glip.com as our internal project communication tool… and it is AMAZING!!!  “a single email about a project can result in dozens of responses.. email clutter” Have you seen/experienced this at your organization? Someone sends an email to several (let’s say 5) recipients asking for feedback on some tasks or document. 4 […]

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Is LinkedIn a waste of time? Is all social a waste of time?

Our definitive answer: YES!!! Well…. maybe… unless you make effective, then it is definitely NOT a waste of time. Pulse Founder, Matt Moran, gives some quick insight (1 minute) into making LinkedIn much more effective as a career or business development platform. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KLUS8DuGkqE] To read his full blog entry, visit his IT Career Toolkit website.

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Using Google Docs to Create a Document with Navigation

Google Docs provides a great way to create personal and team process documents with links to document sections. If done properly, the document is nearly self-maintainable, allowing you and your team to rapidly add sections and have that reflected in the navigation. I’ve created the video below and this associated example Google document. Below the […]

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Project Management and Team Collaboration Tools on CIO Magazine

Pulse Founder, Matthew Moran, has a new blog entry over at CIO.com Our current systems utilized: SmartSheet HipChat Insightly Google Drive The article on CIO discusses some of the process and thinking that goes into selecting a system. It also addresses a phrase Matt repeats often when speaking at events. “The System” does not exist but […]

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