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How to use Empathy as a Catalyst for Community Growth
Community Creating Connection

How to use Empathy as a Catalyst for Community Growth

  Our July Creating Connection webinar welcomed Dr Nadya Pohran to the virtual stage to discuss how we can use...
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9 Must-Have Community Features to Make Your Members Feel Like They Belong
Membership

9 Must-Have Community Features to Make Your Members Feel Like They Belong

  What is the point of having a community that is not engaged?  Have you considered why your members have...
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Follow these Three Steps to Ensure that you are Balancing your Organisation’s Needs with your Community Members’ Desires 
Community Membership

Follow these Three Steps to Ensure that you are Balancing your Organisation’s Needs with your Community Members’ Desires 

  Some of the things that are most true in life sound alarmingly cliché, and it’s no different when it...
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Expanding Your Fundraising Community
Community Fundraising

Expanding Your Fundraising Community

Our recent Creating Connection roundtable event brought together members of the Community Builders Network to discuss how the digital fundraising...
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Top 4 Benefits of Building a Community for Professors and Higher Education Staff
Community Education

Top 4 Benefits of Building a Community for Professors and Higher Education Staff

  In an earlier post, we wrote about the ways that building a strong higher education community will equip admissions...
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What Does a Strong Community Offer to Higher Education Institutes?
Community Education

What Does a Strong Community Offer to Higher Education Institutes?

  Highlights: The most successful higher-education institutes are those which have understood the unique needs and desires of the various...
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The Benefits of Having a Membership Platform
Membership

The Benefits of Having a Membership Platform

Saving time and money while being able to grow your membership community are always top priorities for membership managers.  Membership...
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Nadya Pohran PhD, Joins Aluminati as Anthropologist and Community Researcher
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Nadya Pohran PhD, Joins Aluminati as Anthropologist and Community Researcher

7th June 2021 Pohran brings her expertise in human-centred design and applied anthropology to our consultancy team. Dr. Nadya Pohran...
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4 Top Tips for Budding Entrepreneurs
Alumni Relations Blog Enterprise

4 Top Tips for Budding Entrepreneurs

The University of Bristol hosted an Alumni Festival which featured guest speaker and award-winning entrepreneur Paul Lindley. In his talk...
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What Does a Strong Community Offer to Corporations?
Community Enterprise

What Does a Strong Community Offer to Corporations?

  Highlights: Corporations involve complex interactions between many different groups of individuals; the most successful corporations are the ones who...
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Top 5 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Customers
Community Enterprise

Top 5 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Customers

  In the post What does a strong community offer to corporations? I explored how there are a number of...
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Top 3 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Alumni Employees
Community Enterprise

Top 3 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Alumni Employees

  In the post What does a strong community offer to corporations? I explored how there are a number of...
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Top 5 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Current Employees
Community Enterprise

Top 5 Corporate Benefits of Building a Community for Current Employees

  In the post, What does a strong community offer to corporations? I explored how there are a number of different...
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The Secret Ingredient to a Successful Mentoring Programme
Creating Connection eMentoring

The Secret Ingredient to a Successful Mentoring Programme

For our May Creating Connection event, we were joined by Josh Domitrovich, Director of the Center for Career and Professional...
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The Role of Digital Communities in Modern Society
Blog Community

The Role of Digital Communities in Modern Society

  Tightly-knit communities aren’t only formed based on who we are in close proximity to. Today, digital tools enable us...
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Ten Things to Consider for Your Corporate Alumni Program
Blog Enterprise

Ten Things to Consider for Your Corporate Alumni Program

  Organisations establish corporate alumni programs for many reasons and talent acquisition, brand advocacy and business development are at the...
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How has COVID-19 affected your Community Engagement?
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How has COVID-19 affected your Community Engagement?

  An analysis of over 70,000 community members Our April Creating Connection virtual Roundtable event brought together members of our...
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How to Identify the Key Members of Your Community
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How to Identify the Key Members of Your Community

Individuals Within a Community: Understanding diverse roles, mindsets, needs, and skills of community members.   Community-based actions and innovations have...
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What Does Your Community Actually Want From You?
Aluminate Client stories

What Does Your Community Actually Want From You?

  We sat down virtually with Craig Doyle, Project Manager, and Amy Icke, Online Learning & Innovation Manager, at the...
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Communities Throughout History: How and Why Community Formation Led to Success
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Communities Throughout History: How and Why Community Formation Led to Success

  Our last post in this 7-part series defined communities as groups of people who intentionally engage and interact with...
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