Exchanging Experiences, Expanding Opportunities

Start a Group Discussion

Share knowledge within a group by starting a discussion. Group members can then post comments in response to the discussion topic.

Objective(s):

The user will be able to start a discussion within a group.

Assumptions:

It is assumed that you are currently a member of the group. Only members of the group can upload content and start a group discussion.

Instructions:
  1. Click on Groups in the main menu.
  2. Select a group from the list.
  3. In the "Create Group Content" block to the right, click on Group Discussion.
  4. On the Create Group Discussion form:
    1. Provide a short but descriptive title for the Discussion.
    2. In the Body field, fully describe the discussion topic.
    3. Tag your discussion by selecting from the drop-down lists for country, sectors, and topics. This helps when filtering and viewing on themed topic pages.
    4. The Group Content Visibility setting allows you to specify whether this discussion should be public or private to the members of the group.
    5. On the Related Content tab, you may choose to relate this discussion to a wide variety of site conetnt, including documents, videos, blogs, etc.
  5. Scroll down and click SAVE.
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