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February 10, 2015

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

engaging the right audience.Why Obama did those interviews with YouTube stars http://t.co/TWe4eypu07 via @thisisfusion @wegohealth @giasison — Community Engagement (@mayoclinic_cenr) February 10, 2015

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November 12, 2014

How Public Policy Can Support Collective Impact

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

How Public Policy Can Support Collective Impact, a new learning brief co-authored by FSG and the Forum for Youth Investment and published with the Collective Impact Forum, provides examples and recommendations of public policies that use funding streams, regulations, reporting and auditing practices, and interdepartmental collaboration to enable communities to apply the collective impact approach […]

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Tags: collaboration, collective impact, Community Engagement, Education, Public policy


November 4, 2014

Announcing the Collective Impact Forum

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

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November 4, 2014

Four Insights on How Collective Impact, Community Engagement & Racial Equity Intersect

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

This essay was originally posted to Living Cities’ blog on July 24, 2014. At Living Cities, we spend a lot of time thinking about how to change the systems that consistently produce poverty, income inequality, and all their related disparities. One of our core beliefs is that the seemingly intractable problems facing cities today can […]

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August 19, 2014

Content Engagement: 10 Reasons Why Scrolling Matters

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

The need for ways to measure “real” online engagement has never been more urgent. To effectively reach consumers in today’s fragmented media landscape, advertisers and publishers need a deeper understanding of which content resonates when, and on what device. Advancements in online advertising analytics can now show if an ad was actually viewed and this […]

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Tags: analytics, Community Engagement, measureble, online engagement, social media


August 8, 2014

Talking, listening and building trust

By Miguel Valdez Soto Miguel Valdez Soto

University researcher Megan Gunnar on UROC’s Trauma Recovery Project Insightful conversation is known for sparking positive change. So it seems fitting that the Trauma Recovery Project, launched last spring by the University of Minnesota Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC), hinges on conversations with North Minneapolis residents and faith leaders, community-based professionals and University scholars. […]

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