December 2015 Local Update


Don’t miss out on the array of professional development and networking events for social sector professionals in Atlanta this month! Check out the assortment of opportunities:

General Assembly

Introduction to Google Analytics
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Google Analytics is an incredibly robust, free tool for measuring web traffic data. In this class, you’ll get to know the basics of using Google Analytics to track and evaluate performance and draw insights to improve your business.

Advanced Social Media Strategies
Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Social media is a powerful marketing tool, but knowing how to use it to achieve your marketing goals can be a challenge. Creating engaging, effective strategies and content tailored to specific audiences can help you succeed with your digital marketing efforts.

ATL meetMarket
Thursday, December 10, 2015 after 5
50 Hurt Plaza, Venetian Room

Center for Civic Innovation

Leadership Breakfast: Ann Cramer, Coxe Curry & Associates
Friday, December 11, 2015 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Join us for our December (and final 2015) Leadership Breakfast with Ann Cramer! We can't think of a better way to end this year than with one of our favorite Atlanta enthusiasts.

South Downtown Mix & Mingle
Friday, December 11, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Please join us as we celebrate the season. Come eat, drink, and be merry with a taste of the neighborhood's arts, food, and music. The event is open to anyone interested in and supportive of South Downtown!

General Assembly

Open House + Happy Hour
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Do you want to learn more about General Assembly's courses and discover what it's like to be a GA student? Join our team for a General Assembly Open House. Learn more about GA in Atlanta (and what it means to be part of a network of 10,000 graduates around the globe), get a tour of the space and check out student projects and our upcoming course offerings.

Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) Atlanta

Holiday Happy Hour
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The holidays are upon us! Celebrate with old friends and meet a few new ones at the 2015 YNPN Holiday Happy Hour!  We're also getting into the holiday giving spirit by having a food drive that will benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank - so bring some nutritious, non-perishable food items and help others this holiday season!

General Assembly

Atlanta Young Professionals Happy Hour
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Join us for a night of mixing and mingling with other young professionals who live and/or work in the City of Atlanta. Find out how you can make more of an impact locally through community service, understand what professional development opportunities exist, and expand your personal and professional network beyond your coworkers or people you meet in a bar.


If you have any upcoming events that you would like us to include in our Local Update posts, please don’t hesitate to email Katie Mumper at

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