Is community the new training of the corporate world — the first casualty when budget and staff are cut in lean times? Have your community projects been scaled back or cancelled altogether? I am witnessing this first-hand, and I wonder if others are experiencing this disturbing trend too. What can be done to combat the management perception that communities don't contribute to top-line and bottom-line revenue?
Interesting post just today in Clearstep about how the web 2.0 pieces are actually holding up quite strong comparitively speaking, at least from a marketing perspective. I believe Marketing Sherpa was the source for the post.