27 Jan In League Trainings – Updated
The new Membership Your Way requirements for each League member includes completing one League-sponsored training. To help you meet your goals by the end of the league year, here is a summary of the current training available.
We will be rolling out both self-paced and facilitator led training opportunities throughout the remainder of the year so please be on the lookout for more opportunities to come!
“I am Remarkable”
Learning to Speak Openly and Strategically About Your Achievements
The webinar presents the #IamRemarkable workshop, which forms part of a Google initiative aimed at empowering women and underrepresented groups. The webinar shows the importance of learning to speak openly and strategically about your achievements and remarkable contributions in your career, in addition to providing guidance and tools to practice this skill. The presenter also discusses social science research surrounding aspects of career success, and the impact of misperceptions and unconscious bias on career advancement.
Fundraising: Making the Ask
This training focuses on fundraising, which helps JLCM achieve our mission. There is an art and science to fundraising. Knowing what to say and how to say it is not an easy task for anyone doing a fundraising event. In this brief but insightful episode, host Lindsay Simonds breaks down the fundraising fundamental five of making the ask. Lindsay’s great tips will bring you the clarity and confidence you need to tackle the tasks ahead, showing your donors the sincerity and how much you can impact through their support.
Membership Your Way requires each active League member to complete one League-sponsored training. With the holiday’s quickly approaching, time management is now more important than ever. November’s training focuses on helping you better manage email, deadlines and to-do’s. In this insightful episode, host Victoria Groves-Cardillo shares techniques that can be used to increase our overall productivity and organization.
Creating a Vivid Vision
Our leadership development series focuses on techniques to create a clear vision for your work, family or self. In this brief but insightful podcast episode, author Cameron Herold shares techniques to create a clear vision so that you can easily say yes to the right opportunities and no to the wrong opportunities.
Vivid Vision In Action
Continuing the theme of creating your vivid vision, hear from our very own Nadia Williams (access passcode: JLCMvision22!) on how to put the concept of creating a vivid vision into action. To receive credit for this session, you will need to answer the questions covered during the session and upload Version 1 of your Vivid Vision on this Padlet Here.
Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking
Studies show that public speaking ranks among many people’s greatest fears. In her presentation, our speaker discusses techniques and preparation we can employ to help reduce our public speaking anxiety. Complete this short form to share how you will leverage these strategies to gain confidence before your next presentation.
Diving Into Social Media: Build Strategies for Effective Engagement
In this session, Abbie McGilvery, AJLI’s Social Media Strategist, gives an in-depth overview of best practices for the social media channels most relevant to Junior Leagues (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest), focusing on practical strategies for building and engaging an online community and communicating the impact of League work. Complete these questions to think of ways that you can enhance your social media posts for a upcoming league event or campaign.