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Join us in our "Customer-Focused Webinar Series", which features IGLOO customers sharing their insights into the business value their organizations are deriving from using social software for business and online community solutions.
Almost every company is either thinking about or implementing some form of social software solution in their organization.
Why? Because business is social ¾ companies don't create products, close deals or make service calls-people do. Leading adopters already see the tremendous potential of social software as the tool for improving business performance in the workplace ¾ inside and out.
How? By connecting talent, teams and knowledge throughout the entire organization; across geographies, time…
IGLOO has brought together some of the leading not for profit organization to discuss social fundraising. On the panel includes WWF-Canada, David Suzuki Foundation, Rotary International, Canadian Olympic Foundation, Artez Interactive and Public Inc.
In his bid to win the American Presidency, Barack Obama combined his website, www.my.barackobama.com or MyBO, with an intensive social software strategy. It was grassroots, viral, thorough and highly effective. It helped him win the US presidency. For example, in just one month Barack Obama was able to raise over 50 million dollars to support his election campaign.
What can we learn from this new type of grassroots fundraising?
- First... it appears to work.
- Second... there appears to be a focus on…