Pinterest is All About Powerful Images: Learn How to Use the Platform.


September is a beautiful month and what platform does beauty like Pinterest? Come learn about the highly visual social media platform and join SMCLA at the newest General Assembly in Santa Monica. (tip: this isn’t the usual spot we meet) Facebook keeps us connected with friends. Twitter gives us real time news. But Pinterest has […]

August Event: Happy Hour “Battle of the Bands!” Style

Come join us for our annual end-of-summer mixer with a new twist! This is the social media version of “Battle of the Bands!” When you arrive, you’ll grab a wristband that indicates which social media platform is your fave. Throughout the night, while you meet new contacts and make new friends, you may also have […]

Non-profits save the world; on social media, one event at a time – RECAP

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Can social media be used to save the world? Always a good question in the day and age we are currently living in. This past Tuesday, SMCLA gathered a great panel at Regus Playa Vista to attempt to answer this question. Moderator Andrew Posey divided the panel into segments, keeping the conversation of our panelists […]

July Event: Save the World – How Non-Profits Are Nailing Social Media + Events

July 2015 event Non-profits and social media

Can social media change the world? From walks to pledge drives, we wondered how a non-profit brings their biggest events to their online communities. We’ve arranged a panel of non-profit leaders from the American Cancer Society, NPR, and Heal the Bay to discuss the ways, unique and universal, that non-profit organizations combine events with social […]