Peers Over Beers - Community Experts Podcast

Hosts Michael Sandoval and Chris Detzel talk about how one goes through a community platform vendor selection. The easy thing we want to do is slip into features and technology, but the first step is defining what you want your community to be. Listen to our chat and find out the key steps.

Show Notes

To perform a great vendor selection, Michael and Chris talk about the following items:
  • First, start with strategy.  
    • What is your community's ambition?
    • Think about how you wish to unfold your community.  For example, will you drive video or wiki content?
  • Second Needs Statements. 
    • Define your member's needs
    • Are you a supportive or inspiring community
  • Now you can talk about technology

What is Peers Over Beers - Community Experts Podcast?

B2B Community Strategist Chris Detzel is your host for this fun and straight shooting podcast for enterprise community leaders / managers and digital savvy professionals. With easy and natural inquisitive banter, your host will tackle hard issues facing community leaders and managers in their day-to-day struggles, and yes, sometimes over a beer. From starting new communities, digitally transforming enterprise culture, moderation, and globalization techniques are all up for discussion.

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