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All sessions are $10/attendee.

Interested in these or other topics, but these times don’t work? Want to arrange a webinar for your team? Contact us!

July 25th – Let’s Meet Again
11:45am – 12:30pm

This workshop is for anyone who wants to have better meetings.

After this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Define goals and objectives for every meeting
  • Develop an agenda that is satisfying and productive
  • Set up a meeting for maximum effectiveness
  • Get all meeting attendees to participate
  • Identify clear commitments made in the meeting
  • End the meeting clearly, with next steps and commitments
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August 8th – Invite, Support, Feedback
11:45am – 12:30pm

Learn how to issue calls to action and other communications with your members and activists in a way that will keep them interested and involved.

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August 29th – Fun Events to Build Your Base
11:45am – 12:30pm

Fun Events are the first step in the Action Circles Model of Organizing. Fun Events are FUN and will help you find people who are interested in your issue and plug them into your campaign. Although these events require a fair amount of up front work, they pay off in a solid group of people who want to be involved in your work.
This workshop is best for people who are responsible for organizing people for a specific cause or group.

After this workshop, participants will know:

  • The key elements of an organizing event
  • How to create a workplan to get everything done on time
  • How to get people to come to the event
  • How to get people to sign up while at the event
  • How to design the event so people want to come back for another
  • How to get help to get it all done
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September 12th – Vermont Budget Process
11:45am – 12:30pm

Understanding the budget process is key to attaining or defending State funding through the Legislature, and to getting legislation passed that requires funding. In this webinar, you will:

  • Learn fun facts about Vermont’s budget process
  • Learn what the process is and when and how you can get involved to advocate for your funding
  • Understand why we recommend you “do all the things”
  • Find out how the decisions are made and who makes them
  • Find out how to get information about the budget
  • Get some tips for talking with legislators about your platform and request
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September 26th – Legislative Process Strategic Process
11:45am – 12:30pm

Strategy is crucial to making change, especially in the legislature. Know what you need in order to create an effective legislative strategy for your organization. Join us to learn how to build a plan that will allow your bills to make their way through the legislature, and what you should be aware of for your particular issues.

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