Weekly Webinars

Join our GO! On Demand experts for weekly webinars on Wednesdays, 11:00 am Pacific time.

 

 

 

FREE JUNE & JULY WEBINARS in honor of the Men’s Soccer World Cup

Wednesday, June 13: Boards of Directors – Roles, Expectations, and Micro-Management

Are your board members also parents of your athletes? Do they understand their official roles as members of your club’s governing body? Join GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to discover what it means to be a board member. Learn how to structure meetings, committees, and expectations to clarify roles and get the work of governance and administration accomplished with less micro-management and conflict. This webinar is part of the Board and Productivity series.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5855968534483408386

Wednesday, June 20: Tournament Staffing – Directors, CX Stars, and Superheroes

Even when using feature-filled volunteer management software, the foundational component for a successful tournament staffing program is in the design of individual jobs. Join GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the three major categories of tournament volunteers, the keys to recruiting them, and the incredible value they bring to your event.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8685734331892303874

Wednesday, June 27:  What Do You Have to Offer Sponsors?

The co-founders of X! PROMOS will show you how to identify and package your organization’s assets to appeal to potential sponsors. Before you can pitch a sponsor, you need to take inventory of your own assets and translate them into opportunities for sponsors to meet their goals. Learn how to build a sponsorship package for success. This webinar is the second in the 5-part Financial Health and Sponsorship series.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7994766040625972482

Wednesday, July 4:  Assess and Improve Your Club Operations

Learn a simple and quick technique to assess your club with respect to the three elements of a successful youth sports organization. Join Ruth Nicholson, internationally-certified professional facilitator and founder of GO! On Demand, to discover how to easily transform the results of your assessment into realistic action items to improve your operations and programs.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3188852392663609858

Wednesday, July 11: DoC of All Trades – The Roles of a Director of Coaching

Is your Director of Coaching so overwhelmed with administrivia that s/he doesn’t have the time to work with your coaches and players? Join GO! founder and organizational alchemist Ruth Nicholson to dissect the job and clearly identify what your organization needs from the position and what work can be assigned to other coaching and administrative staff. This webinar is part of the Paid and Unpaid Staffing series.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4513139381529125890

Wednesday, July 18: Coaching Conversations – Minimizing Discomfort when Navigating the Inevitable

We often dread conversations about choosing a team or discussing playing time. Why are these discussions so daunting and dreadful? They don’t have to be! Join former US Soccer Director of Coaching Bobby Howe and GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn how to improve communication, manage expectations, and approach potential difficult conversations in a more constructive (and less painful) way for coaches, players, and parents. This webinar is part of the GO! LEARN HOW Coaching Survival series.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1920879090837932034

Wednesday, July 25:  Secrets to Finding Your Perfect Sponsor

Some of the best sponsor partners are hiding in plain sight. The co-founders of X! PROMOS will share their surprising tips and tricks on how to find your organization’s own “low hanging fruit”. Where are they hiding and what do they want? Use these tactics to build your customized list of best-fitting, highly-targeted organizations most likely to say “yes”. This webinar is the third in the 5-part Financial Health and Sponsorship series.

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3962306046245927426

 

OTHER FREE ON DEMAND WEBINARS

Secrets of Successful Clubs. What are common points of friction between coaches, board members, and administrators? Join GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the three critical roles of a club’s Off-Field Team and how they can work together to more effectively support players and coaches on the field.

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5266272953876815884

Transforming Your Athletes and Club Tomorrow with the 3Cs. Discover practical ways to give your athletes a great experience by increasing connection, improving communication, and fostering character development on and off the field. Join Changing the Game Project Chief Content Officer and Lead Presenter Reed Maltbie and GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to discover easy ways to implement the 3Cs of transformational coaching to improve all facets of your organization.

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3032844883803851267

FREE (and nearly free) Resources You Can Use to Market Your Organization. Think you don’t have enough money to market your organization? Think again! In today’s world of ever-expanding Internet solutions, resourceful organizations can create professional looking marketing for little to no cost. Join the experts from X! PROMOS as they share some of their favorite FREE and almost free resources you’ve never heard of.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/6960392776005700365?assets=true

Conflict Resolution for Coaches, Parents, Boards, and Administrators. Discover how to move beyond positions and into solutions when you are in conflict. Discern the level of intensity of a difficult situation to understand when you need to get help from a third party. Join GO! founder and trained mediator Ruth Nicholson to learn the simple steps and secrets that professional mediators use to successfully address and resolve conflict.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4566810937233152259

Build an Effective Volunteer Program in 5 Easy Steps. Volunteers are not free. Join GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the critical steps to building and sustaining a volunteer program that supports your organization and survives volunteer turnover.

 

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6783176787569742082

 

WEBINARS AVAILABLE TO GO! MEMBERS 

Board & Committee Productivity series

Boards of Directors – Roles, Expectations, and Getting Stuff Done

The Committee Conundrum – Shorter Meetings. Better Results.

Productive Meetings – The 5 Planning Pillars

Managing Meetings – Fantastic Frameworks

Meeting Conversations – It Isn’t Just Talk.

Meeting Madness – Antidotes to 10 Difficult Behaviors 

 

Coaching Survival and GO! Learn Howe series with Bobby Howe, former US Soccer Director of Coaching

Developing an In-House Coaching Education Program 

Coaching Conversations – Minimizing Discomfort when Navigating the Inevitable

 Fantastic Feedback – Coaching Expectations & Evaluations

Conflict Resolution for Coaches, Parents, Boards, & Administrators

Conflict Management – Addressing & Elevating Issues from Team to Board

 

Financial Health series 

Six Steps to Grow Revenue through Marketing

FREE (and nearly free) Resources to Market Your Organization

What Does Your Brand Stand for? How to Create Your Own Statement

How to Launch Your First Facebook Ad Campaign

Giving Sponsors What They Want

What Do You Have to Offer Sponsors? 

Secrets to Finding Your Perfect Sponsor

How to Create, Pitch, & Close a Winning Sponsorship Presentation, Part 1 & Part 2

 

Paid & Unpaid Staffing series

DoC of All Trades – The Many Roles of a Director of Coaching

Tournament Staffing – Directors, CX Stars, and Superheroes

Fields & Facilities – Scheduling Survival Secrets

Unscrambling the Hidden Complexity of Club Registrars & Registration

Build an Effective Volunteer Program in 5 Easy Steps

 

Team Management series

Team Meetings – Set the Stage for a Successful Season

Team Management – Divide to Conquer

 

 

Organizational Improvement series

Secrets of Successful Clubs

Assess & Improve Your Club Operations

Best Practices to Grow Membership with Customer Service

Transforming Your Athletes & Club Tomorrow with the 3Cs (with the Changing the Game Project)