Engagement defined as a "genuine interest in collaboration, in partnership, in participatory practices, in seeing your 'people', whoever you're trying to connect with, as collaborators, co-creators, which…"
"Hi Johnny - nice to see good big-picture tips, thanks. Sorry I'm 3 years late :)
Other ideas: How about asking partners to spread the word about an organization's energy efficiency program through newsletters and social media?
"It's news to me, so thanks! Have you had any successes with it?
I assumed that Facebook limited who sees my posts because they want $$ for their Promotion/Boost functions, so I wonder how does the targeting feature figure in with their…"
In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues encountered by home performance professionals in real homes. Each tells a story of how hidden (but fixable) problems in homes can cause high energy bills.
"Google+ has caused a bunch of headaches for us (at the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance), mainly with duplicate/additional pages:
- when they merged with YouTube, we now have 2 YouTube channels, one with all our videos and views…"
"I get the feeling it has to do with the dimensions of the source image -
From your Facebook page:
- Energy Saving Tips Inside Your Home: source image= @420x312 - resized on FB to smaller image
- 5 ways to save on cooling this summer: source =…"
"Here's a small organization question:
Our organization would like to have branded polos/jackets/hats for employees, but we only need 10-20 of each.
Our current source seems to cater more to organizations that need hundreds of these items and…"
"Facebook's image display confuses me: On your page, some link images are column wide and others are the small preview image. Maybe it has to do with the image size on the linked page? It does seem that if the linked image is large, then the…"
Does your company or organization have a Facebook Page?This group is for pros who have facebook pages. Post the link to your facebook page in the comments so that folks can like you on facebook.See More
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A presentation by Greg Labbé in April 2014 on retrofitting vintage home for energy efficiency. He talked about basic building science, brick houses, movement of heat energy and moisture in and out of the house, air barrier and water barrier, house…