🌧 No sunshine outside today, but the sun is definitely shining within this newsletter!
✋ Ask questions to help you reflect on your community journey
Here's a great example of a community reflecting on its existence after 5 years. Ask the questions. Share the responses. Understand the value and impact of the community.
After reading something like this, we can be reminded how awesome a community can be.
🌻 Community members expressing gratitude to one another
🌈 This week in Rosieland
- Fractional Chief Community Officers - George Siosi Samuels
- Community and data security - Tim Maggio
- The 8 (?) community needs - Rosie Sherry / (h/t Fabián Acuña H.)
🏆 Member Wins
- Milly made her first hire (and Ece got a new gig with Milly!)
- Courtney launched another (!) new community
- Rosieland Village (forum) survived a year
📝 This week in community
- The power of anonymity in communities - Max Pete
- The Curse of Benchmarking in Community Management - Olga Koenig
- The Difficulty of Ecosystem Building - Joe Maruschak
- How a social network falls apart - The Verge
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