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Upcoming Session Dates

  • June 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM
    CM 003: MNWT Tri 3 2017-2018 Webinar Night

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  • Registration MUST be made by 5pm on the Friday prior to the Webinar in order to reserve your spot. If there are no registrations by the deadline, the session will be cancelled.
  • Each webinar offers 20 slots for reservation. Since attendance is limited, the first 20 individuals to sign up will be allowed.
  • A Confirmation Email with instructions will be sent out by noon on the Monday prior to the Webinar, so you will have time to set up your computer in time for the session.

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Some of the meetings listed below may not be open to the general membership. Please contact the Chapter Service Center if you are interested in one of the following meetings to see if attendance is open.

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Once each trimester, we offer webinars on a variety of topics to assist local chapters. Make this a regular event for your chapter!

Upcoming Webinars

  • CM 003: MNWT Tri 3 2017-2018 Webinar Night - June 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM
    Topics covered:

    • Priority Project Area—Wishes & More
    • Nominating Members for awards, pins & medallions
    • Getting the year off to a great start—Fast Starts, Calendars, Plan of Actions
    • Ideas to get the Membership Energized

    Get your chapter members together for a group session or login alone...whatever suits your style!

Click here to Register for a Session

Webinars Previously Offered

  • AW 101: Nominating for Outstanding Awards
    Let's Honor the Deserving People in Our Lives! Do you know any amazing people in your community that could use some recognition and appreciation? We all know them, the everyday heroes who quietly go about making the world a better place for all of us. The MNWT Outstanding Awards are your chance to celebrate these awesome people!

    Key Presenter: Julie Hammel

  • AW 102: MNWT Foundation Grants, Scholarships, etc.
    TBD

    Key Presenter: Jen Kinzer

  • AW 102: MNWT Foundation Grants, Scholarships, etc.
    TBD

    Key Presenter: OPEN

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  • CM 001: MNWT Tri 1 2017-2018 Webinar Night
    Join us for this trimester’s topics: Going Paperless in your Chapter (6:00); Programming Reporting (6:30); and Mid-Year Evaluations (7:00)

    Key Presenter: Jen Kinzer
    Target Audience: chapter board officers

  • CM 002: MNWT Tri 2 2017-2018 Webinar Night
    Join us for this trimester’s topics: Community Connections Awards by Jenise Teske (6:00); Chapter Succession Planning for chapter boards by Jane Hanson (6:30); and Recruitment by Cindy Umland and Shellie Matthes (7:00)

    Key Presenter: Jen Kinzer
    Target Audience: Chapter members

  • CM 003: MNWT Tri 3 2017-2018 Webinar Night
    Topics covered:

    • Priority Project Area—Wishes & More
    • Nominating Members for awards, pins & medallions
    • Getting the year off to a great start—Fast Starts, Calendars, Plan of Actions
    • Ideas to get the Membership Energized

    Get your chapter members together for a group session or login alone...whatever suits your style!

    Key Presenter: Jen Kinzer

  • CM 101: Success System - the basics
    Best Practices to succeed in the Success System! The presentation will break down each section of SUCCESS. You will learn why it is required (the importance) and how to properly report it, and it will contain examples and discussions of proper documentation.

    Key Presenter: Stephanie Putzier
    Target Audience: both the Chapter Officer(s) interested in learning how to participate in SUCCESS for the first time, as well as those Chapter Member(s) with seasoned experience who are willing to give valuable input.
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • CM 102: The First "R" and the Last "R" and Everything In Between
    Learn how the first "R" and the last "R" and everything in between impacts your chapter's membership. Together we will learn how the basic tools of ROAR will help your chapter be successful in membership this year. Join other chapters for a brainstorming conversation on membership. Our best membership resource is each other!

    Key Presenter: Brenda Sather
    Target Audience: Chapter Board Members
    MUST HAVE 3 ATTENDEES TO RUN THIS SESSION!

  • CM 201: Transmittals and Reporting
    Learn more about transmittals and reporting.

    Key Presenter: Cindy Golbuff
    Target Audience: All Local and District Program Managers.

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  • COL 101: using Google's Tools
    Harness the power of Google (gmail, Drive, Hangout) while engaging and encouraging your members' active participation, even when they are not able to physically attend meetings or planning sessions.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: New users of online collaboration tools

  • COL 102: using Other Free Online Tools
    The online programs, plugins and products available today can replace the old-fashioned, sit-down, face-to-face meetings. This also saves each team member enormous time and energy. Getting work done online saves time, increases productivity and saves money on travel.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: New users of online collaboration tools
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • COL 103: How to Create a Handbook / Agenda with Resource Links
    Learn how to use Google Docs to create an interactive chapter/district handbook and meeting agendas

    Key Presenter: Bonnie Olmanson
    Target Audience: Chapter Presidents and District Directors

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  • MEM 001: Investing in Our Membership
    Join the State MVP as she gives you ideas on how to grow your membership.

    Key Presenter: Anna Nichols
    Target Audience: Everyone interested in growing the membership of their local chapter.
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

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  • PROG 102: Certifications, Transmittals & Reporting
    Finish your year or begin a new one right! This session will tell you more about programming correctly.

    Key Presenter: Stephanie Putzier
    Target Audience: All Chapter Board members and Local Program Managers
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • PROG 103: Programming Report
    Have you heard about the new Trimester Programming Report? This report replaces LPM reports & Transmittals. Join us on Wednesday, June 28 at 6:30pm to learn about the new report & what information you chapter should be collecting now!

    Key Presenter: Jen Kinzer
    Target Audience: Chapter & District Program Managers

  • PROG 201: Mid-Year & Year-End Evaluations
    Learn more about how to complete the Mid-Year and Year-End Evaluations
    goal setting, strategies to meet those goals, and self-reflection are promoted for chapters, local leaders, and state leaders. These evaluations are submitted and reviewed by past and present state leaders with mid-year evaluation being returned for suggested changes or improvements for the individual or chapter to meet intended goals. Year-end evaluations are evaluated and leaders are recognized for the efforts they have made in reaching their stated goals.

    Key Presenter: Stephanie Putzier
    Target Audience: Chapter Presidents, State Delegates, MNWT Exec Council Officers

  • PROG 202: Year-End Entry
    Year-End Evaluations due postmarked Monday, April 18
    Calling all Chapter Presidents, State Delegates & Executive Council:
    This is your opportunity to brag about all the hard work you have done, be proud. You have accomplished a lot and the organization is better because of you! It is a great tool to show your successor. Instead of trying to start at ground zero they can see what you did, what worked, what didn’t work and what they could use to start their year off in the right direction. You are not on your own! Take this opportunity to see that you have dotted all your Is and crossed all your Ts.

    Key Presenter: OPEN
    Target Audience: Chapter Presidents and State Delegates, & Executive Council members

  • PROG 301: Priority Area Breaking Free
    Learn more about Breaking Free from Terry Forliti, Systems Analyst at Breaking Free who will explain Sex Trafficking and suggest ways your chapter may help.

    Key Presenter: Jenise Teske
    Target Audience: local chapter members
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

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  • SP 2015 Buckets of Sunshine: Ruff Start Rescue
    Ruff Start Rescue is a No-Kill dog and cat rescue organization in Central Minnesota. They rescue stray, neglected, abandoned, and surrendered dogs and cats as well as ferrets, guinea pigs and rabbits, and work very hard to place them in new loving homes. They are of the belief that a home environment is far more desirable than a shelter or kennel. So, they rely exclusively on homes like yours in which to place our pets until they find their forever home! Find out how our Women of Today chapters can support Ruff Start Rescue this year by attending this webinar.

    Key Presenter: Shellie Matthes
    Target Audience: All members interested in supporting this year's Statewide Project.
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

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  • WEB 001: Jargon
    Acquire web-related terminology to better understand when discussing your chapter’s online presence. Make your members ROAR with branding your group, sharing documents, collaborating online, and adopting social media guidelines.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: Individuals unfamiliar with terminology used in conjunction to computers, the Internet, social media, and online collaboration.
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • WEB 002: How to Navigate MNWT Website
    Tips and tricks to get around the MNWT website; where to find online forms, project ideas, and other resources; and more information on statewide events.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: All Members of the Minnesota Women of Today
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • WEB 101: Deciding on the App to use when Creating a Chapter Website
    This session will explore the top 3 sites used by other chapters. We will discuss the pros/cons to various hosting sites and how/why to obtain your own website URL to continue your branding.

    Key Presenter: Bonnie Olmanson
    Target Audience: Chapters wanting to create a new or change a current website
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • WEB 102: Creating a Chapter Website using Google
    Google Sites makes creating and sharing a group website easy. PLUS it's free!

    Key Presenter: Bonnie Olmanson
    Target Audience: Chapters wanting to create a new or change a current website
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • WEB 201: Improving Your Chapter Website
    This session will cover dynamic vs static webpages; creating a true WEB; Multiple Contributors; using Google Forms to collect data from viewers; using Google Analytics.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: Chapters wanting to update a current website
    Click here for the Handouts from this Webinar.

  • WEB 202: Data-Driven Decision Making
    What are Analytics? How do you improve your chapter's website based on it?

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner
    Target Audience: Chapters wanting to update a current website by using analytic tools that track the website's audience

  • WEB No Session
    Due to prepping for new WT year, there will be no session in June.

    Key Presenter: Daina Mirsch-Wenner

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