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Confronting the Scary Side of Online Engagement

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Why would we want more feedback?

It’s an objection heard time and time again when it comes to online engagement — more input and feedback from the public is seen as unnecessary, as an invitation for controversy, as too scary. But real-world examples of successful online engagement prove that’s not the case.

Last month, we hosted a webinar with GovGirl Kristy Dalton and Round Rock, Texas, Director of Communications Will Hampton, about how to confront those potential issues as you consider connecting with people online.

If you missed the webinar, fear not. You can watch it right here. View the webinar, “Confronting the Scary Side of Online Engagement.”

By Stacy Lorenz

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