Upcoming
Events

May 27

SMPS Seattle Networking | Virtual Trivia Night

Grab your team of four (or come solo and we will put you on a team) and join us for the first “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” version of SMPS Seattle Trivia Night, hosted by Jet City Trivia.

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Jun 25

Fellows Forum | Oh, The Places You’ll Go! The Secrets of Structuring a Marketing Team

Life is a journey full of highs and lows, and the same is true of our marketing teams. Join the Fellows for a virtual candid conversation around structuring your marketing team, no matter the size.

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Chapter 
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SMPS Build Business Officially Postponed

SMPS's national conference, Build Business, originally scheduled for Aug 12-14 in Austin, Texas, is being rescheduled for 4th quarter 2020. Keep an eye on email from smps.org for new dates!

April 2020 MARKETER Magazine

In April, for the first time ever, MARKETER Magazine was published digitally. SMPS Headquarters encouraged chapters to share. Articles include:

  • How to Earn the Role of Trusted Advisor
  • Finding Authenticity
  • The Impacts of Artificial Intelligence in the AEC Industries
  • Why the Words Matter
  • He Will He Will Rock You (Mark Schulman, drummer with Pink, is a keynote speaker at Build Business!)

MARKETER is typically a member-only benefit. Interested in seeing this every month? Join here!

How Is Your Firm Adapting to WFH?

We would love to learn how your firm is adapting during this unusual time. Whether it's internal or external communication, community involvement - whatever you want to share - we want to hear your work-from-home stories! Please fill out this form to send information that we may share through our social media, newsletter or blog. 

Additional Educational Opportunities

SMPS has a wide variety of educational opportunities that do not require social distancing, many of which are FREE to members. Don’t forget to take advantage of these benefits:

Message from SMPS Seattle: COVID-19

The Seattle board of directors continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation in our region and plans events accordingly. Please return to this section of our home page regularly, as any additional changes will be noted here.

Updated Information for Volunteers & Programs

With the signing of the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order on March 23rd, all SMPS Seattle meetings are required to use a virtual meeting or conference call format. This includes SMPS Seattle chapter volunteers or participants in the following programs:

  • Chapter Committee/Sub-Committee Meetings
  • Roundtable Program
  • MULTIPLY Mentorship Program
  • Welcome Wagon Program
  • CPSM Study Program

Please note that SMPS Seattle now has a Zoom account. If you need this for any of your committee or program meetings, please contact Megan Bergstrom.

 

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With the world seemingly on pause with an ostensibly never-ending stream of bad news, it is difficult to feel in control of the future. Despite this, there is a beautiful, resilient world out there in which we can draw inspiration by preserving.
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We'll Get Through This, but It's Going to be Weird — by Heidi Maki, SMPS Seattle President

The Virtual Fellows Forum: Make Lemonade took place on Thursday, April 2nd, with 76 people in attendance, and the discussion centered around how to bring value to our companies during this unusual time of social distancing.
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The economy has taken a huge hit, stock markets are in shambles, entire industries have been sidelined, and continued uncertainty seems to be the only thing anyone can agree on. Companies tend close ranks and stop spending. Therein lies the opportunity.
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