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Leadership Training Schedule

The password on webex for these trainings is dems



Webex recording of training

CourseInstructorDate/TimeWebex linkDescriptionRecording link/presentation
Planning a meetingKathy Rothschild, Costa RicaWed, July 12
12:30pm DC time

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Join Kathy Rothschild as she walks through planning an engaging country committee meeting. Following her presentation there will be time for Q&A and brainstorming with all attendees.
Nationbuilder tips and tricksJeffrey Cheng, Sweden

Thu, July 13 6pm DC time

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Interested in getting the most out of your Nationbuilder webpage? Join Jeffrey Cheng as he walks you through tips and tricks for your site, and especially shows off DA's new photo loader.
ComplianceTom Schmid, JapanMon, July 17 7:30 pm DC time

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Join International Legal Counsel Tom Schmid as he walks through recommended practices for country committees and how you can ensure DPCA compliance with FEC rules. 

CC Events and Fund Raising Planning

Quaide Williams, Germany

Wed, July 19
2:00pm DC time

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Quaide Williams from Germany leads a workshop on setting up events and fundraising at the local country committee level.
Press Releases that make NewsAlex Montgomery, Hong KongTue, July 25
6:30 pm DC time
webex link to meetingUnderstanding the elements that make your Country Committee story newsworthy.
Social Media overviewAmanda Mohar, Hong KongThu, July 27
8am DC time

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Join Amanda Mohar for an overview of managing your social media channels.
Facebook for AdminsBob Vallier, France

Mon, July 31

2:00pm DC time

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This workshop is intended for those who already have at least some experience working with a facebook page. We will discuss content (what to post, and what not to post), tone, page management (including how to handle trolls), event posting, and some top tricks for growing your fan base. 

If there is sufficient interest for a more basic workshop (i.e., those with little to no experience with facebook), please let us know and we will schedule one.  

Similarly, if there is is sufficient interest in a workshop on paid ads let us know and we will schedule one. 


Learn to be a Webex HostByron Cann, SwitzerlandTue, Aug 1
10:00am DC time
webex link to meetingJoin Webex guru Byron Cann as he walks you through the ins and outs of hosting a webex meeting. Do rsvp at byron@demsabroad.eu
Planning a meetingKathy Rothschild, Costa RicaThu, Aug 3
12:30pm DC time
webex link to meetingJoin Kathy Rothschild as she walks through planning an engaging country committee meeting. Following her presentation there will be time for Q&A and brainstorming with all attendees.Webex recording of training
Using events to build community & membershipInge Kjemtrup, UK

Tue, Aug 8
8am DC time

webex link to meetingDAUK Chair Inge Kjemtrup shows how CC events can build community, increase membership, and raise funds too.
Compliance IITom Schmid, JapanThu, Aug 10
6am DC time
webex link to meetingTom Schmid reprises his Compliance webinar, this time for AP and EMEA time zones (and early birds in the Americas). He will again walk through recommended practices for country committees and how you can ensure DPCA compliance with FEC rules. 
Compliance IIITom Schmid, JapanFri, Aug 11 6:30am DC timewebex link to meetingTom Schmid reprises his Compliance webinar, this time for AP and EMEA time zones (and early birds in the Americas). He will again walk through recommended practices for country committees and how you can ensure DPCA compliance with FEC rules. webex recording of training
Facebook for Admins IIBob Vallier, FranceSat Aug 12, 7am DC timewebex link to meetingThis workshop is intended for those who already have at least some experience working with a facebook page. We will discuss content (what to post, and what not to post), tone, page management (including how to handle trolls), event posting, and some top tricks for growing your fan base. 
Learn to be a Webex Host IIByron Cann, SwitzerlandMon, Aug 14
4:00am DC time
webex link to meetingJoin Webex guru Byron Cann as he walks you through the ins and outs of hosting a webex meeting. Do rsvp at byron@demsabroad.eu - this timing is ideally suited to AP leaders
Canva trainingBob Vallier, France

Tue, Aug 15
1pm DC time

webex link to meetingBob Vallier walks you through using Canva - a free online photo and graphics editor, in this two hour tutorial. Learn to make your own memes, posters, etc.
Photography tips & tricksMeredith Wheeler, FranceWed, Aug 23 2pm DC timewebex link to meetingJoin Meredith Wheeler as she discusses photography tips and tricks that highlight your events and actions.
DA Admin BasicsGail Fagen
Italy
Thur, Aug. 24 8am DC Timewebex link to meetingFor DA admin novices -  a walk through the membership database and emailing program. We'll discuss principles, structure, helpful tips and quirky features. All attendees must have a confidentiality form on file. For information contact me at helpdesk@democratsabroad.org 
Nationbuilder tips and tricksJeffrey Cheng, Sweden

Fri, Aug 25 8am DC time

webex link to meeting

Interested in getting the most out of your Nationbuilder webpage? Join Jeffrey Cheng as he walks you through tips and tricks for your site, and especially shows off DA's new photo loader, and answers questions regarding how you can get the most out of your DA CC/Chapter page.
DA Admin BasicsGail Fagen
Italy
Sat, Aug. 26 9am DC Timewebex link to meetingFor DA admin novices -  a walk through the membership database and emailing program. We'll discuss principles, structure, helpful tips and quirky features. All attendees must have a confidentiality form on file. For information contact me at helpdesk@democratsabroad.org 
Roberts Rules of Order

Will Bakker,
Luxembourg


Tue, Aug. 29 8am DC Timewebex link to meetingRoberts Rules of Order are intended to empower people but they can feel like a secret code. We'll focus on how procedural rules can help us make decisions together in DA.

WebEx recording of RRO training 1

RROsupersimple2017a.pdf

RROtrainingAug2017b.pdf

PushPop.pdf

Roberts Rules of Order

Will Bakker,
Luxembourg


Wed, Aug. 30 1pm DC Timewebex link to meetingRoberts Rules of Order are intended to empower people but they can feel like a secret code. We'll focus on how procedural rules can help us make decisions together in DA.

WebEx recording of RRO training 2

RROsupersimple2017a.pdf

RROtrainingAug2017b.pdf

PushPop.pdf

DA Admin BasicsGail Fagen
Italy
Fri, Sept 1 4am DC Time (10 am CDT-Paris)

webex link to meeting

For DA admin novices -  a walk through the membership database and emailing program. We'll discuss principles, structure, helpful tips and quirky features. All attendees must have a confidentiality form on file. For information contact me at helpdesk@democratsabroad.org
DA Admin BasicsGail Fagen
Italy
Mon, Sept 4 2pm DC Time (noon, mountain time, 8pm CDT-Paris)webex link to meetingFor DA admin novices -  a walk through the membership database and emailing program. We'll discuss principles, structure, helpful tips and quirky features. All attendees must have a confidentiality form on file. For information contact me at helpdesk@democratsabroad.org

Trainings to come

Volunteer Management

Working with Study Abroad Programs

Tips and Tricks for Country Committee Treasurers