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Title The complete guide to running successful workshops & seminars : everything you need to know to plan, promote, and present a conference explained simply / by Kristie Lorette.
Author Lorette, Kristie, 1975-
Publication Ocala, Fla. : Atlantic Pub. Group, [2014]
Copyright date ©2014
Description 288 pages ; 23 cm
Call # 374.0071 L
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What are workshops and seminars? -- Logistics : Date, time, place -- Creating a budget -- Establishing your team of professionals -- Funding, sponsors, and donations -- Get ready to deliver -- Marketing the seminar and workshop to the right audience -- Deliver -- Working with attendees -- Mistakes and disasters and how to avoid them -- Evaluating the seminar and workshop success -- What you need to do if you are setting up an event, workshop, seminar, or conference planning business.
Summary In this new book, you will learn the ins and outs of planning a workshop, from general decisions about how long the event will last to the minute details such as where each person will check in and sit. This complete guide will teach you how to effectively target and communicate with your audience so you can give you attendees the information they were missing. You will learn about the basics of leading a training program, such as what characteristics you should portray to show your authority and credibility, as well as the general structural elements of a workshop seminar, and conference. This comprehensive book will help you define the reason why you are holding a workshop, and will teach you to succinctly create an objective for your participants so that you are destined for success. You will even learn how to evaluate and measure your success during and after the event to prove your true effectiveness and determine your program's strengths and weaknesses. Filled with information about how to build a budget, planning, scheduling and get funding for your workshop, this book addresses the financial aspect of holding an hour, day, or weekend workshop so that you can adequately allocate your money. This guide will teach you everything you need to know to plan, promote, and present a conference.
Subject Seminars -- Planning.
Workshops (Adult education) -- Planning.
Congresses and conventions -- Planning.
Continuing education -- Planning.
Congresses and conventions -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst00875230
Continuing education -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst00876731
Seminars -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst01112297
Workshops (Adult education) -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst01180711
Alt Title Complete guide to running successful workshops and seminars
ISBN 9781601386137 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
1601386133 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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