But a leadership role has its challenges. Along with member management, event coordination, and maintaining a sense of family, you also have to make it fun for the whole group. After all, it is still a game at the end of the day.
So if you've never actually run a guild, but you've thought about it, do you think you'd make a good guild leader? Have you studied up on Karen Bryan's weekly column for all the tips and tricks you can retain? Let us know in the comments below how you'd make your guild a better place.
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