Digital Was the Theme at What’s Next DC

What’s Next DC isn’t your average conference. In fact, it’s not even your average unconference. Now in its third year, What’s Next DC brings together speakers who are boots-on-the ground pros from areas across the country working in the field of communications. With panel topics like “Competing in the Instant Era”, “Facebook and the Power of Mobile”, and “Stop Drowning in Data”, it was clear that the topic of “digital” was the common theme among the presenters.

What’s Next Organizer and Host, Tod Plotkin, talks about this year’s What’s Next Conference and the changes from years past:

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Integrate Virtual Job Fairs into your Non-profit’s Hiring Strategy

Whether your non-profit or organization is large or small, I’d venture a guess that when a position opens up or you’re looking to expand, you post on idealist.org or a more generic jobs site, and keep your fingers crossed for a diverse set of quality applicants.

If you get the applicant pool you’re looking for, your next move is to conduct dozens of screening calls for the applicants you are interested in. Then, you invite some into your offices for interviews (perhaps multiple rounds). During this process you are losing time, money, and patience.

Even with today’s job friendly Internet …read more

Tips of The Trade – Glennettte Clark Shares Her Insights

Glennette Clark is a designer, communicator, and connector with more than 15 years experience in the web design and production. She is the chair of DC Web Women’s Girls Rock On the Web and the producer of UXCamp DC and MobileUXCamp DC. Just what is UX? The Grio recently featured Clark in a roundup of the top African Americans in technology to be on the lookout for in 2013 and explains it this way, “UX is a growing buzz-word in the tech game.” It stands for “User Experience” and highlights the human interaction with computer systems to create meaningful, …read more

Geek The Cause at SXSW Interactive

SXSW Interactive brings together some of the world’s most creative and forward thinking professionals, from a wide rage of disciplines.

We- at Campaign Consultation, Inc, and Eye Byte Solutions, LLC – are hosting “Geek The Cause”… a special event at SXSW designed to leverage our collective grey matter to forge new ideas and innovative strategies to address some of today’s most pressing social concerns.

If you’ll be at SXSW 2012 please register for a ticket and join us!

Don’t forget to check back in a couple of weeks for our recap of SXSW Interactive 2012!

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