In conversation with other community leaders and managers this week, we fell to musing over all the different kinds of online communities we’ve helped set up, manage and troubleshoot over the years.
We started with command line interface (+1 if you remember that) and moved slightly up the ladder to the BBS or bulletin board system, a text-based no graphics interface, the precursor of more sophisticated bulletin boards you see now. Then on to services like CompuServe, Prodigy, AOL and others that began to add GUI’s – graphical user interfaces. Then to the “real web” that kids today might recognize.
In just roughly 18 years, we’ve come lightspeed in terms of what we can do, the strength of connections and ability to wideband our efforts via social media.
Jo Stratman over at FreshWorks, which concentrates on social media engagement, has a good point or two on the future of online communities. Though she was writing about Financial communities online, the same measure of sense easily extrapolates to Evolutionary Communities of all types. Here’s what Jo says on what the future holds for online communities like you may well operate either formally on your own framework, or as a Facebook Group, Medium publication or other format:
Coaching Questions for World Changing Women & Evolutionary Leaders:
Look at *your* community, the one you’ve nurtured and grown and ask yourself. . .
You have your work cut out for you…let me know how you’re getting along with that by leaving a comment below.
And if you have a question to ask the coach, ask! I’ll be happy to answer if I can.
People look to you for Support, profound Transformation and your vast store of Knowledge. But in trying to run a business, you may have been thrown in at the deep end without an MBA, advanced healing credentials, teaching technology, marketing, ecommerce or other knowledge you need.
I know - that's where I started too, butting my head against a post trying to figure out how to attract the people I wanted to work with to all the deliciousness and beauty I had for them.
We have all the Power and Glory in the tank but...crickets!
It took me thirty years including getting graduate degrees in psychology, marketing and organizational design to learn how to market a business, choose and attract the best clientele for me, and to package what they uniquely wanted to buy. Plus learn tens of energy therapy processes and develop my own (the ETHOS Method) to quickly clear anything holding myself back.
I'm putting all this at your disposal to create a plan for you and your Beloved Tribe to soar, from my perspective as a businesswoman, psychologist, marketer and priestess of forty years. .
Clearing the mindset and mis-alighment underbrush, revealing your sacred Alignment and adding tech, online community and social media skills so you can release the healing you are into the world and thrive is what I do, and gives me great joy.
Is this for you?
Your years of business and audience/tribe building have left you with a medium to large community and consistent income flow. That's in the bank. But you're hitting a brick wall somewhere else that has you bummed. You know you need help, but you're past what the average coach or therapist can help you do.
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I help spiritual women entrepreneurs like you get from the hamster wheel of business-as-boring, to where life, love, learning and deep rest can all co-exist peacefully. We do this with speed and elegance, and knock down anything standing in the way as if by magic (it is).
I invite you to join me in a Mini Master Plan Breakthrough where you'll get excruicating clarity on your best path to success according to your unique skills & talents, I'll share what I have that can help, or other resources or teachers to learn from, plus you'll get a hand-tailored plan to manifest it all...my treat!