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You've seen the hashtag, you've heard the announcements, maybe you helped decide the name but what IS #AMPSKC?!

On February 5th, 2015 Social Media Club of Kansas City will host our first award show, The Amps.  SMCKC is one of the biggest and best (#IMHO #humblebrag) chapters in the country and our membership produces stellar work; we wanted to take the opportunity to recognize your achievements.  You use…


Posted by Andrea Garcia on September 9, 2014 at 8:30pm

Shifting Focus: How Social Applies Outside Marketing

I had no idea that teaching other teachers to use Instagram was high on the professional development list for District 500 in Kansas City, KS. I was even more surprised to find out why. It wasn't intended to engage students or somehow make school more fun or relevant for the kids. It turns out that, in some schools, it's a much more effective way to share test results and other graded assignments with parents, when papers in the backpack often don't make it home.

Social media uses…


Posted by Aaron Deacon on August 25, 2014 at 8:30am

Commonalities Among Communicators

The following post was written by Kristin Magette, one of the panelists at our September breakfast. Kristin is director of communications for Eudora Schools, where she has helped lead the district-wide use of social media for teaching, learning, and communication. She's also an executive officer with the Kansas School Public Relations Association. Her book, Embracing Social Media: A Practical Guide to Managing Risk and Leveraging Opportunity, will be available from Rowman and Littlefield in…


Posted by Kaele Stock on August 18, 2014 at 12:38pm

Bring children's books to our September breakfast & help KC kids read

Keeping with the theme of education, SMCKC is hosting a book drive at our September breakfast to help support Turn the Page KC. You can contribute by bringing new books for children ages 0 to 8 years old to Grand Street Cafe on Friday, September 5 at 7:30am. Turn the Page KC will distribute the books to K-3 reading centers at after school programs in Kansas City, MO and also to parents of children ages 0-5 with the Parents as Teachers…


Posted by Alisha Templeton on August 18, 2014 at 10:00am


Seeking PR Social Media Intern

Job DescriptionWoodruff Sweitzer is an independent, integrated communications agency currently accepting applications for a public relations (PR) social media intern in its Kansas City, Mo.,…Continue

Tags: Public, Relations, PR, internship, media

Started by Danielle Mears Oct 6.

Job Opportunity | Digital Marketing Specialist | Kauffman Foundation

The Kauffman Foundation is looking for a Digital Marketing Specialist to work within our Communications Department.He / she will focus on improving the Foundation's engagement with its key audiences,…Continue

Tags: kauffman, foundation, city, kansas, careers

Started by Kim Wallace Sep 23.

Seeking a talented social media guru for Creelio

Do you know a great person who has awesome social media positioning, targeting, measuring and tracking skills?  Creelio is a customized content startup company that recently graduated from the…Continue

Tags: freelancer, marketing, content, media, social

Started by Julie Edge Sep 18.

There's a new podcast network based in Kansas City!

I just wanted to let everyone know that there's a new podcast network based in Kansas City, and we're looking for shows that might want to join the network.A quick piece of history on the network: My…Continue

Tags: network, podcast

Started by Jeremy Fuksa Aug 29.

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