CMX Masterclass: How to Motivate Your Community Members

May 10, 2022, 4:00 – 5:00 PM


Virtual event

About this event

Join community builder & strategist, Ilker Akansel on Tuesday, May 10 at 9am PT, for a CMX Masterclass on member motivation! 

Ilker will cover the foundational basics for motivating your community including; understanding what motivates someone to join and perform in an organization, what motivates someone to take part and volunteer in a community, along with tips and tricks for community mangers to leverage above understandings to design communities that plays to the motivational factors of would-be members, and to pivot and curate the existing communities for the members' motivation to persist.

Sections in the Masterclass will include:

  • Basics to frame member motivation
  • The classic motivation theories
  • Volunteer Functions Inventory (VFI) framework 
  • Implementing action plan

Be sure to grab your ticket today!


  • Ilker Akansel

    Community Manager & Strategist


  • Marsha Druker


    Senior Program Manager, CMX Connect

Virtual event