The Outreach Working Group is responsible for disseminating information about the Open Model for Citizen Engagement, building membership, and growing the community.
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I’ve been thinking a lot about what kind of community we want here and have come to the conclusion that we want it to be active, growing, and diverse – not necessarily in that order.
Now I guess I have to do something about it, huh?
In today’s world of Twitter-sized attention spans…. wait, what was I writing about? In today’s world of Twitter-sized attention spans, perhaps a two-page document would be sufficient. This document could be hyperlinked to certain pages on OM4CE.org where interested readers could read about certain topics in-depth. We should usually have a specific purpose in mind [...]
It has also been proposed that we need a formal document that can be used for outreach. It could be sent/emailed and would explain in more depth what we’re doing and what our goals are. I agree and am going to propose that this is something the Writing Working Group should take on. I also [...]
It has been proposed that we create a video that gives a quick overview of what we’re doing and why. I am personally new to this type of thing and would like some input on how best to go about it? Should we just be informal? Should it be from a recent speech we’ve given? [...]