Weekly Webinars

Join our GO! On Demand experts for FREE Live weekly Wednesday Webinars at 11:00 am Pacific.

 

 

DECEMBER LIVE WEBINARS

December 6: Team Management – Divide to Conquer

Many volunteer tasks are needed to support a team. Often, a single team manager handles most of the work. This can place a huge burden (and sense of empowerment) on a single volunteer. Join GO! Founder Ruth Nicholson to discover the three major types of team volunteers and how to effectively distribute responsibilities and support for your team among multiple people.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/6609685950295324935

December 13: Boards of Directors – Roles, Expectations, and Getting Stuff Done

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.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/2729783194423965192

December 20: Tournament Staffing – Directors, CX Stars, and Superheroes

Even when using feature-filled volunteer management software, the foundational component for a successful tournament volunteer staffing program is the design of individual volunteer 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/6512160368271875585

December 27: FREE (and nearly free) Resources You Can Use to Market Your Organization (encore replay)

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.

Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1964560484580561153

 

NOVEMBER ON DEMAND WEBINARS

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! to discover how to easily transform the results of your assessment into realistic action items to improve your operations and programs.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/3442832976781223426

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

Unscrambling the Hidden Complexity of Club Registrars and Registration. Every club needs a registrar, but how many of us understand the myriad of responsibilities a registrar manages? Join GO! founder and former registrar Ruth Nicholson to learn the seven major components of a registrar’s work, important considerations in choosing an online registration system, and tips for helping your registrar be a success in that critical job.

Replay here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4091200690340149505

Fantastic Feedback – Coaching Expectations and Evaluations.  Improve your club’s coaches and their work with your players through meaningful feedback. Join former US Soccer Coaching Director Bobby Howe to learn how to establish performance expectations for your coaching staff that facilitate easy and effective coaching evaluations. This webinar is a part of the GO! Learn Howe coaching survival series.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9156106500872589571

FREE (and nearly free) Resources 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 never heard of.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5361086042509533953

 

OCTOBER ON DEMAND WEBINARS

Developing an In-House Coaching Education Program. Discover how to build a cost-effective, in-house coaching education program. Learn the four easy steps to develop a program that meets your coach and player needs. Join former US Soccer Coaching Director Bobby Howe and GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the major components of an in-house coaching education program. Discover how to design effective learning events and activities that will improve your coaches’ skills on and off the field. This webinar is part of the GO! Learn Howe coaching survival series.

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7518322357874906883

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

How to Create, Pitch, and Close a Winning Sponsorship Presentation – Part 1. You’ve gathered the intel. You’ve got your assets. You’ve got a targeted list. Now it’s time to put it all together and make the ask. In Part 1 of this special back-to-back weekly webinar, X! PROMOS focuses on creating the generic pitch and customizing it for the target list.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3494674949214193154

How to Create, Pitch, and Close a Winning Sponsorship Presentation – Part 2. Pitch deck in hand, Part 2 of “How to Create, Pitch, and Close a Winning Sponsorship Presentation” explains way to reach the target list, make the pitch (hint: it should be in person), and close the sponsorship deal).

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8988481554420381698

 

SEPTEMBER ON DEMAND WEBINARS

The Committee Conundrum: Shorter Meetings. Better Results. Learn how to assess the need for a new committee or validate that you still need an existing workgroup. Discover how to set up and manage a committee so that it can conduct its work effectively without micromanaging your coaches and staff. Join GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the three secrets to a good board or committee meeting that will shorten your meetings and get better results.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/8499290139192456706

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

Fields and Facilities: Scheduling Survival Secrets Schedulers are the unsung heroes in youth sports. We rarely pay attention when things run smoothly yet always notice when something goes amiss. What are the secrets to a scheduler’s invisible success? Join Adam Manning, founder of Sports Office 365 and a Certified Arena Operator, and GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn the key principles of setting up and running an efficient program for scheduling fields and facilities.

Replay link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/6977882705919520262

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”.

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4236097630098628614

 

AUGUST 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:  http://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7898905112343584002

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:  http://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6783176787569742082

Best Practices to Grow Membership with Customer Service (encore replay) Discover the connections between customer service, recruiting and retaining members, increasing club revenue, and keeping volunteers coming back. Join Adam Manning, founder of Sports Office 365, and GO! founder Ruth Nicholson to learn four simple strategies to immediately improve your organization’s customer service.

Replay link: http://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2394542095999570434

Coaching Expectations and Evaluations Improve your club’s coaches and their work with your players through meaningful feedback. Join former US Soccer Coaching Director Bobby Howe to learn how to establish performance expectations for your coaching staff that facilitate easy and effective coaching evaluations. This webinar is part of the GO! Learn Howe coaching survival series.

Replay link:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/3545882503654245122

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.

Replay link: http://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5289639774817157634