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Webinar with Dr. Carolyn Lightfoot from Lee College

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This webinar,  from our 2012 "Best Practices in Emergency Notification" series, is very timely to share in light of recent conversations regarding one-click unified mass notifications.   A decade ago, we introduced one-click multimodal mass communications to the world, and continue to innovate to bring new capabilities to make it easier to reach people via every possible mechanism.

 

Dr. Lightfoot shares her experiences with managing mass communications at Lee College and answers questions from attendees.  

 



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