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2012 Speed Geek Video!

2012 Speed Geek Video!

Missed this year's Speed Geek? Catch up with all 8 presentations on Engagement Pyramid, Engagement Superpower, Auctions for Salesforce, Eventbrite Sync, Megaphone, and much more.

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Introducing Groundwire and Groundwire Consulting, Inc.

Introducing Groundwire and Groundwire Consulting, Inc.

Groundwire is now Groundwire and Groundwire Consulting, Inc.

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GiveBIG is May 2! Let's rally.

GiveBIG is May 2! Let's rally.

Posted by Sara Freedman at Apr 10, 2012 07:35 AM |
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We are gearing up for year two! GiveBIG will be on Wednesday, May 2. Please mark your calendars and rally Groundwire supporters! The more we raise on May 2 through the GiveBIG Challenge, the more of the “stretch pool” Groundwire receives.

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New version of our DIY Engagement Benchmarking Survey for you!

New version of our DIY Engagement Benchmarking Survey for you!

Posted by Sara Freedman at Apr 04, 2012 08:30 AM |

Have you had a chance to take our online engagement self-help quiz yet?

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Video from our Knowledge Share on Social Media 2012 is here

Video from our Knowledge Share on Social Media 2012 is here

Check out video from our latest Knowledge Share on Social Media 2012: Google +, Pinterest, and Twitter.

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Salesforce Engagement Deep Dive with Dogwood Initiative

Salesforce Engagement Deep Dive with Dogwood Initiative

The Salesforce Foundation is doing a very cool series on civic engagement. This month, British Columbia-based Dogwood Initiative shared their engagement efforts using the Salesforce constituent management system.

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Seth Godin on Going Viral

Seth Godin on Going Viral

Posted by Sara Freedman at Mar 12, 2012 10:10 AM |

Olive Garden review, Kony video, Dollar Shave Club and Stop Stealing Dreams

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The Engagement Party. So much better than the wedding reception.

The Engagement Party. So much better than the wedding reception.

Join us on April 4 during NTC 2012 at The Engagement Party!

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GW Engagement Survey Section 5: Engagement Tracking

GW Engagement Survey Section 5: Engagement Tracking

Posted by Sara Freedman at Feb 24, 2012 10:55 AM |

Groundwire Engagement Survey, Section 5: Engagement Tracking

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Salesforce MVP in the (Groundwire) House!

Salesforce MVP in the (Groundwire) House!

Posted by Sara Freedman at Jan 27, 2012 06:45 PM |
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Groundwire's Dave Manelski has been named Salesforce MVP.

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Engagement Tracker For All

Engagement Tracker For All

Did you know that we're making our sophisticated engagement technology available to everyone even if you're not a client of ours?

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Green Biz Challenge

Green Biz Challenge

Posted by Sara Freedman at Jan 27, 2012 02:15 PM |

The Eastside Green Business Challenge, organized by the Eastside Sustainable Business Alliance, is a friendly competition in the Puget Sound region

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2012 Conferences: Social Change, Technology, Nonprofit

2012 Conferences: Social Change, Technology, Nonprofit

Posted by Sara Freedman at Jan 23, 2012 09:00 AM |
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Nothing like a good conference to connect with peers, boost creativity, recharge those batteries, and if you're lucky, get a couple nights of acting like you're 19 again. (What happens at the Personal Democracy Forum, stays at the Personal Democracy Forum.)

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Vance Building Open House: Join Us!

Vance Building Open House: Join Us!

Posted by Sara Freedman at Jan 05, 2012 10:55 AM |
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You are invited to the 5th Annual Vance Building Open House. Thursday, January 12 from 5:30-7:30pm. 1402 Third Avenue, Suite 500, Seattle.

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Video and Recap of Our 2011 Connector Award Event

Posted by Sara Freedman at Nov 21, 2011 02:25 PM |
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Video and recap of our 2011 Connector Award Event featuring Outdoor Afro's Rue Mapp and Connector Award honoree Washington Trails Association.

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6 Tips For Crafting Year-End Stories

6 Tips For Crafting Year-End Stories

Posted by Sara Freedman at Nov 20, 2011 12:15 PM |

So, you want to be a storyteller. Six tips to help you craft stories for impact.

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My Trucker Boyfriend

My Trucker Boyfriend

My Trucker Boyfriend is a regular advice column in our newsletter. Catch up with MTBF here.

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Our Connector Award Event and Fall Campaign! 3:1 Match for First-timers!

Our Connector Award Event and Fall Campaign! 3:1 Match for First-timers!

Posted by Sara Freedman at Nov 08, 2011 10:55 AM |

Join us tomorrow night for our Connector Award Event. Can't make the event? Get your gift matched today. 3:1 match for first-time donors!

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Our Fall Campaign! First-time donors get matched 3:1!

Our Fall Campaign! First-time donors get matched 3:1!

Posted by Sara Freedman at Nov 01, 2011 11:10 AM |

It's our Fall 2011 Fundraising Campaign. First-time donors get a triple match!

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Client Profile: Net Impact

Client Profile: Net Impact

Posted by Sara Freedman at Oct 26, 2011 10:55 AM |

We were thrilled when Net Impact came to us for a full-scale redesign of their site including an integrated Salesforce.com database.

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