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  1. Capturing the Community Using Twitter to Connect, Engage and Educate in Genealogy

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    Twitter can be an incredible networking and educational tool for genealogists and societies. How do we make the best of it? Learn the why and how to start using Twitter to its fullest potential.

  2. Harness the Power of Email in Your Society

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    Email is a powerful tool that, within your society, can build excitement and encourage member participation. Learn the types of email communications that capture attention. Create a professional presence…

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    • How to Develop and Implement Affordable Membership Benefits

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      Genealogical and historical societies are struggling to attract and retain members while striving to stay solvent. It is essential to offer tangible benefits year-round. This session discusses best…

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      • How to Keep Your Volunteers Happy, Helpful, and Engaged

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        "With volunteers doing the majority of the work in most genealogical societies, it is vitally important to keep these valuable people happy. Happy volunteers = Happy society." Amy Johnson…

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        • Next Level Facebook for Societies 10-27-15, 8.00 PM

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          Jen Baldwin presents a wide ranging tutorial on making Facebook work for your genealogy and your society.

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          • Social Networking for Genealogy Societies

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            [Note: there is about 6 minutes of audio before the slides start moving!] While thousands of genealogists and family historians have discovered new ways to expand and improve their genealogy endeavors…

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            • The Nominating Committee with David Rencher

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              The Nominating Committee is THE most important role in the health and future of your society. All of the issues and challenges facing your society may be solved with a successful nominating committee.…

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              • The Open Death Records Initiative

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                The Open Death Records Initiative webinar, presented by Fred Moss.

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                • The Shape of the 21st Century Genealogical Society

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                  We've come a long way as genealogical and historical societies. New technologies such as blogs, print-on-demand publishing, Facebook, Twitter, mobile phone apps, podcasts, webinars, and others…

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                  • WordPress for Societies_ No Blogging Required

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                    WordPress is an amazingly powerful and flexible tool for bringing your society website into the 21st century. Easy to use and incredibly dynamic, take a look at the possibilities to see if WordPress…

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                    • Your Society's Next Generation: Reaching Out to New Communities

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                      In today’s world, a vast community of supporters for your genealogical society might fall outside the standard definition of “genealogists.” Learn how to work with historians, archivists,…

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                      • Your Society Can’t Afford to Do A Seminar? Here’s How! 8-12-15, 8.11 PM

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                        Join Paula Stuart Warren to discover your society really can put on a seminar using her tips and strategies.

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