Tuesday, December 2, 2014

2:00 -3:00 PM EDT

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Mastering Facilitation Series - Organizing, Scripting, and Preparing: Webinar (12/02/14) 

Mastering Facilitation Series

NEFLIN is offering three online, highly interactive classes designed to improve your skills when leading online meetings, webinars, and events. These classes are for those with experience using online meeting technology, but wanting to create a meeting experience where attendees are actively engaged and learning is the focus. The three classes may be taken individually as stand-alone classes, or as a series. One “master” session is also provided for interested attendees to practice their skills and receive individualized coaching from the instructor.

Online Facilitation: Organizing, Scripting, and Preparing

Topics to be addressed:

  • Organizing online meeting and webinar material into digestible chunks
  • Building engagement into an online presentation
  • Preparing a script that allows for improvisation
  • Rehearsing for successful online meetings and webinars

Participants will be able to:

  1. Identify at least three elements contributing to successful online meetings and webinars
  2. Describe steps in preparing an appropriate agenda/script for online meetings and webinars
  3. Cite two practices they will incorporate into rehearsals for online meetings and webinars

Virtual Trainer: Paul Signorelli

Paul Signorelli has more than 20 years of experience in workplace learning and performance programs and projects for libraries, health care organizations, and national nonprofit membership organizations. As Director of Staff Training (six years) and Volunteer Services (14 years) for the San Francisco Public Library, he created, implemented, and managed numerous training plans. He has authored many articles and was co-author of the recent book Workplace Learning & Leadership, a staff training guide co-written with Lori Reed for ALA Editions to highlight examples of trainers as successful leaders within their organizations (April 2011). He continues to develop curriculum which responds to learners’ needs; designs and facilitates face-to-face and online learning opportunities; and remains involved in projects to successfully and creatively introduce new technology into organizations to the benefit of his clients and their customers.

Register separately for one or all classes in the Mastering Facilitation Series:

November 25: Leading Engaging Meetings and Webinars

December 2: Organizing, Scripting, and Preparing

December 9: Keeping Sessions Lively

Decmeber 16: Individual Master Class

This is an online class. Access information will be emailed one week ahead.

Cost: NEFLIN classes are free of charge for Florida library staff. Registration is required for all classes and NEFLIN members get priority.

Cancellation Deadline is 9:00 am on November 28.
Otherwise, no show fees may apply. See all NEFLIN CE policies at