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Don't Miss The Advanced Learning Institute's 2nd National Forum
In Its Acclaimed Communications & Social Media Training Series...

Rave Review from a February 2008 Social Media for Internal Communications Conference Attendee:
"My brain is full of great ideas and useful tips. I really appreciate the extra
opportunities to speak with the experts one-on-one, and am looking forward
to continued online communications."

L. Wilson, Web Designer

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KEY TAKE AWAYS:   Speaking Organizations:
Attend this conference to learn how to use social media for internal communications and leverage the latest interactive tools and techniques to advance your organizational goals, by:   Hear practical solutions you can apply immediately to help integrate social media technology into your communication programs to engage employees and dramatically improve internal communications from:
  1. Engaging your organization to use blogging and podcasting to maximize effectiveness, increase productivity and improve internal communications
  2. Developing a social media (blogging, podcasting, wikis, etc.) strategy to drive performance-based communications
  3. Understanding how these new social media technologies work including legal considerations, IT support, policy and guidelines
  4. Establishing a stronger sense of community and brand through interactive, collaborative forums and other social media tools
  5. Determining key steps and strategies for setting up and managing an effective blog
  6. Integrating new social media tools with traditional media to multiply your program's results
  7. Harnessing the collaborative power of your organization's blog or podcast to drive organizational performance
  8. Building senior management support for your social media programs
  9. Measuring the value of your organization's blog/podcast: determining key metrics and gathering employee feedback
  10. Leveraging Web 2.0 technologies to build a brand culture internally and externally
  11. Developing your online communications to meet the needs of a diverse employee population
  12. Transforming your organization's blog/podcast from purely an information source to a comprehensive strategic tool
  13. Developing the business case you need to win sponsor approval and roll out the best technologies for meeting your business goals and objectives
  14. Monitoring employee feedback and satisfaction
  15. Marketing your blog/podcast both internally and externally to encourage its use


Wachovia Corporation

JetBlue Airways

H&R Block

Eastman Kodak Company

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)



Sabre Holdings

San Diego County, California,
Regional Airport Authority,
San Diego International Airport

Watson Wyatt Worldwide

Sinickas Communications, Inc.

ROI Communication

Fission Strategies

E Pluribus Partners


Ogilvy Worldwide

Supporting Organizations:

According to Business Week, blogs and podcasts are "simply the most explosive outbreak in the information world since the Internet itself."

Several organizations are making dramatic strides in developing approaches and systems that work for them. The periodic sharing of these experiences and "best practices" is an important element in this social media evolution. That is why this forum, presented by the Advanced Learning Institute, is such a valuable opportunity to hear perspectives and share experiences of other professionals engaged in the "journey."
Sign up for your choice of these interactive, practical workshops to focus on your individual needs:

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