There's a point where your community can't grow beyond you. You've hit the limit. There's only so many masterminds, events, 1-1 onboarding calls you can be on. You do things that don't scale, but now you need to do things that scale. Your community is no longer a town hall and your village is at capacity, so it's time to build a city.
🐝 How can I decentralise control?
🐝 How can I scale intimacy?
🐝 How I can build scalable infrastructure?
🐝 How can I leverage the right tools?
🐝 How do I decide what touchpoints to remove?
🐝 How can my community scale without reverse network effects?
🐝 How can I keep my finger on the pulse of my community as it grows?
Ultimately...how can the community survive and prosper beyond you?
No wonder "communities don't scale well" is a common belief. More questions, than answers exist.
That's why we're launching Scaling Communities; a weekly interview series highlighting the tools, systems and tactics that scale online communities.