Neil Wehneman and Karen Hill of Poly Columbus share their tips for building your community
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3:15 Poly in the News
8:30 Interview: Neil Wehneman and Karen Hill of Poly Columbus on how to build your poly community
PolyColumbus started with under a dozen people and have built a community of nearly 80 participants. Organizers Neil Weheneman and Karen Hill share their tips on how to build and grow your poly community. Their tips:
- Use Meetup rather than Yahoo groups for better discoverability
- Partner with the kink community to leverage crossover
- How and why to create a board of directors
- How to deal with feedback as your community grows
- They post all their policies on their website under Creative Commons Attribution Only license, so please feel free to use them with attribution.
- Ask for help!
- Avoid burnout by saying “no” and remembering that you still need time to actually BE poly!
38:00 Thank you!
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39:00 Wrap Up
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