138: Your first 100 Days as a Communication Director

by Seth Muse & Meagan Ranson

THE SEMINARY OF HARD KNOCKS PODCAST with Seth Muse and Meagan Ranson
Church Communications | Marketing | Social Media

Whether you’re a communication director just starting out or you’re starting over, the first 100 days is an important time in the life of your ministry. What do you do first? Where do you start? In this episode, Seth and Meagan will give you some advice for how to execute a solid communications plan by laying out a few milestones and tools to help you activate your strategy!

In this Episode:

  • Tools you’ll need
  • Ideas for what to do first
  • How to set a timeline for milestones and goals
  • A word or two about promotional tiers and handling difficult or high-maintenance departments


Project Management: Trello, Basecamp, Monday, Asana

Social Media Scheduling: Buffer, Hootsuite, Later

Automation: Zapier, IFTTT

Email Marketing: Mailchimp, ConvertKit, Constant Contact, ActiveCampaign

Request Forms: Paperform, Typeform, Wufoo, Google Forms

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88 ideas for church social media posts, church communications

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