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Over the last year, we’ve talked about virtual events quite a bit - from how to get started to bringing things together in a short period of time. That said, being a sponsor at these virtual events has been somewhat of a challenge. With no real “booth” or physical location for interaction, where can value be found in these events and how do we show the benefits to our sponsoring organizations. To discuss this, we brought together a few folks who have experienced virtual events from different points of view. Read More

Community Pulse End of Year Wrap-Up

Posted on Friday, Dec 4, 2020

The hosts of The Community Pulse gather once more in 2020 to discuss this year’s episodes. Join us as we revisit the highlights from one crazy trip around the sun.

After Pulse: Budgets Rule Everything

Posted on Friday, Nov 13, 2020

Wesley, SJ, and Mary spend a few minutes after the show to continue the discussion on budets. Hear their thoughts on how budgets rule everything .. including this amazing episode of the Community Pulse! :D

Budgets Rule Everything

Posted on Friday, Nov 13, 2020

As we’ve mentioned in previous episodes, budget concerns are an ever changing part of working in DevRel. Now more than ever, DevRel teams are expanding their functions and responsibilities while stretching the idea of how we do the things we do. In this episode, we sit down with Bear Douglas of Slack to talk budgets, what budget allocations mean to a DevRel and how do you calculate what you need vs what you want?

After Pulse: Events in the Pandemic

Posted on Sunday, Oct 25, 2020

Our hosts sit down to discuss their LIVE episode on the pandemic

Events in the Pandemic - Community Pulse LIVE!

Posted on Monday, Oct 5, 2020

We’re almost 8 months into a global pandemic. The last time we gathered to discuss COVID-19, we were mere weeks in and scrambling to figure out how to adjust. Given how much has changed since then, it was time for another Community Pulse LIVE! Our questions include “What have we learned?” “How the pandemic has changed our perception of attending in-person conferences?” and “How does this uncertainty impact our budgets for the years to come?”. Guests Rahmona Henry (HubSpot Developer Advocate) and Floor Drees (Microsoft DevRel Program Manager) join us to discuss how they’re approaching their 2021 event strategy.