Supreme Training Sessions April 2021

By: Jon Olson - Sat, Apr 3, 2021 4:14 PM


 Here are the upcoming training sessions I have scheduled for the months of April

 The RSVP link will let you pick which date for that presentation

 Supreme Regional Training Director Jon Olson

Here are the upcoming training sessions that Jon Olson has scheduled for the months of April. Please note which time zone you are in. I have also attached some graphics you can use for publicizing the training session. The RSVP link will let you pick which date for that presentation.

Council Growth

Dates:4/6/21 at 7PM 8PM EDT

The presentation will help Fraternal leaders resolve to leave councils, parish, and community better than how they found it.

Leaders should also learn how to develop a simple, specific, year-round plan in place for growing council membership, that involves participation from the whole council.

Attendees should commit to work with their pastor(s), field agent, and DD to accomplish their goals.

Leaders should understand the importance of hosting regular ceremonials, incorporating recruitment into every event, and running membership drives

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You are Your Programs

Dates: 4/12/21 at 8PM EDT

We will cover in this training: Understanding the council’s perception by fellow parishioners, particularly that of inactive members and future potential members.

Construct a council mission statement that reflects the council’s vision and goals. u Understand the Faith in Action program model and its four categories – Faith, Family, Community and Life.

Identify the council’s flagship program(s).

Access the council’s current program regimen and identify the current strengths and weaknesses among its program calendar.

Develop a calendar for the next 6-12 months that responds to the council’s mission statement and addresses some of the council’s strengths and weaknesses identified above.

And understanding the Program Director’s role in leading the council’s programming efforts.

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Council Meetings

Date 4/14/21 at 8PM EDT

Strong councils hold good meetings that members enjoy. This training shares the best practices for hosting such meetings.  In addition to guidance on how to run a good meeting, this training also provides guidance and discussion on virtual meetings and the conduct of business by virtual means.

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Enhancing Member Experience

Dates: 4/19/21 at 8PM EDT

We will cover in this training How to understand what’s meant by the terms membership experience and membership engagement and how the two terms are related.

Complete the Council Engagement Assessment to assess their council’s strengths and weaknesses with regards to member engagement.

Understand that member engagement is the council’s responsibility. Successful council engagement leads to members having positive opinions about their membership.

Learn the five steps in the engagement cycle and how they relate to one another, ultimately leading a member to go through them again.

Discover tools that will help address deficiencies in your council’s current member engagement as based on your councils’ engagement score.

Understand that retention issues result when a council has failed to engage a member and show the value of his membership. These issues can be overcome by discovering where this breakdown occurred.

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Delta Drive

Dates: 4/20/21 at 7PM 8PM EDT

Presentation will cover The Prospect landing page and interaction with the prospect. Come learn how to adapt the Delta drive Method to your council's next event.

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