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Teaching with Social Media
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Nov 29, 2016 | Social, Social Media
Social media has changed the way people communicate and share information in their personal and professional lives....
Renew or… become obsolete
by Javier F. Chento | Jul 4, 2016 | Social, Social Media, Technology: Issues and Uses
Suitably, the saying is "renew or die." In the world of Internet, where everything happens at high speeds, this is...
What is the Best Social Media Strategy?
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Jun 7, 2016 | Evangelization, Social, Social Media
It's a question I often get asked. I'm not an expert by any stretch of the imagination, but I read... a lot! Here's the opening of an article in the "Leader Essentials" section of the web site of the American Association of University Women. I've italicized the...
Collaboration Networks in the Vincentian Family
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | May 3, 2016 | Collaboration, Social, Social Media
Five years ago, Forbes magazine published an article entitled, "From Social Networks to Collaboration Networks: The Next Evolution of Social Media for Business." To re-purpose a key phrase of this article (underlined sections are my variations), the biggest value that...
Now on Social: Advancing Mission
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Jan 26, 2016 | Social, Social Media
Many institutions in the Vincentian and Setonian Families help foster their missions by using social media. At St. John's University, with a clearly defined Vincentian mission, social media teams provide information that can feed the hearts and minds of students,...
Want New Members? Go Mobile!
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Sep 9, 2015 | Social
For those recruiting new members and those working in vocation ministry in the Vincentian Family the verdict is in. The coming generation has gone mobile, and it's not going back. Pew research states, Much of this frenzy of access is facilitated by mobile devices....
Searching for the Truth in Love
by Aidan R. Rooney, C.M. | Aug 21, 2015 | News, Social
Facilitating personal relationships At Psychology Today, Pamela Rutledge writes Humans are social animals. The need to connect is a primal drive. Even our most basic needs, such as food and safety, have always been accomplished by humans as a group. We weren’t...
.famvin on social media
by John Freund, CM | Aug 18, 2015 | Social, Vincentian Family
Looking for a quick way to see where FamVin is on social media? We're all over the place! Here is a way to take a quick peek at our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram connections... visit social.famvin.org Here are some other perspectives on collaborating for ministry...
Ten Steps to use Social Media in Promoting Devotion to Mary
by John Freund, CM | Aug 4, 2015 | Formation
Ten Steps to use Social Media in Promoting devotion to Mary During the First General Assembly of the Miraculous Medal Association (November 2014), Lizanne Magarity Pando, Director of Marketing and Communication for the World Gathering of Families (2015) and a...
Collaborate From Anywhere
by Vincentian Family Office | Jun 18, 2015 | Formation, Social, Vincentian Family, Year of Vincentian Collaboration
Collaboration begins with getting to know the Family. Social media can get it done.
Storify: It’s a Verb
by Vincentian Family Office | Jun 13, 2015 | Daughters of Charity, Formation, Social, Vincentian Family, Year of Vincentian Collaboration
Looking to leverage social media for your part of the Vincentian Family? Storify may be the place to go!