10 Qualities of an Effective Community Manager
As more companies and more industries buy into the benefits of social media and community development, the number of job opportunities available for professionals with community-building skills also continue to grow. Companies are looking for professionals who can blend their skills to effectively deliver updates to a community, but also have the ability to tap into that community to collect feedback for a company to use for improving its product or delivering its message. While the job opportunities grow, so to do the number of professionals who include community skills on their resumes and profiles. On LinkedIn alone, the number of people who have added "Community Management" to their skills list is up 46% year-over-year. But being a quality community manager goes beyond having the knowledge and background to use social media networks. 1. It's no surprise that the person who is acting as a representative of the brand should have strong people skills. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.