Below is the live virtual training schedule to be conducted by Jon Olson, Associate Regional Growth & Training Director (Midwest Region). Jon's sessions are concise, start on time and do not last longer than an hour. Even if you have attended a session before it is always good to have a refresher.
Monday 3/6/23 @ 6PM CST (7PM EST)
Come learn how to do the Delta Church drive method. this highly effective process of growth through communication will help you go from prospects to members and answer the why of growth.
Monday 3/13/23 @ 6PM CDT (7PM EDT)
We will cover in this training-
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.
Monday 3/20/23 @ 6PM CDT (7PM EDT)
We will cover in this training
Understand 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.
Understand the Program Director’s role in leading the council’s programming efforts.
Monday 3/27/23 @ 6PM CDT (7PM EDT)
Many councils have been struggling with where and how to fill out the forms on the Supreme website. Where do we find them? How do we fill them out? Who can fill out the online forms? Who has access? Lots of questions to go through and we will get the answers together.