If you’re going to Macworld Conference and Expo and are (or want to be) part of your Mac User Group’s leadership, you need to be sure to attend two specific sessions in the User Group Lounge. On Wednesday, January 7 at 12 PM, Nancy Carroll Gravley, the President of Capitol Macintosh (CapMac) and the Computing [...]
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The audio of the discussion at the first User Groups 2.0 Virtual Conference is now available for listening and download. The MUG Center‘s first gathering of user group leaders to discuss the state of the MUG community, exchange ideas and look to the future was held on October 29, and keynoted by James Lee of [...]
This week’s tip is simple. It involves little effort, is so basic that it is almost embarrassing to mention, and yet is missed by an amazing number of groups: Make your group easy to contact.
TicketDrum, the new software that simplifies and enhances the process of drawing raffle prizes for your Mac User Group, make its debut at both the Adobe User Group & Professional Association Breakfast and User Group University at Macworld Expo last week. If you were there, you had a chance to see how it displays the [...]
The world of Mac User Groups is an evolving one. The Internet, advances in technologies and changes in the demographics of Mac users all represent both challenges and opportunities for MUGs everywhere. To help facilitate the the growth and positive development of Mac User Groups everywhere, The MUG Center, “The Resource Site for Mac User [...]
A common challenge for any user group is delivering on the wants and needs of the membership. Sure, a group’s tone is often set by the leader(s). That can be a very good thing of the leader’s orientation is similar to that of the group members, but can limit or even damage the group if [...]