Live webinars

Our popular live webinars are a unique experience.
We make Robert's Rules interesting, fun, and useful to you!

Live webinars are held at 10:00 am Pacific time on Thursdays.
They are one hour in length unless otherwise listed.
Registration closes at midnight the Wednesday before.

June 17, 2021 Great City Council Meetings

GOAL: to empower you to run great city council meetings and serve your community

When you are elected to a city, town or village council, you have to find a way to make decisions even when people hold widely differing positions. Surprisingly enough, Robert’s Rules provides great tools to achieve this. Learn the guidelines, tips and tools that will assist your council to function well and serve your community. Reference materials included. This is a live event and no recording will be provided. Space is limited. 60 minutes. $27

July 29, 2021 Difficult Board Chair or Member

GOAL: To empower you to respond to a difficult board chair or member

Elected chairs sometimes assume that they are the “decider” and can direct the course of board meetings as they choose. What can members do when a chair has this misunderstanding? What if it’s a board member who lacks the spirit of cooperation and compromise? Robert’s Rules has answers for you! Get ideas to manage your meetings in the face of dysfunction. Reference materials included. This is a live event and no recording will be provided. Space is limited.

August 12, 2021 Get What You Want Using Motions

GOAL: to empower you to use motions to achieve your goals

Do you feel frustrated by the system of motions in Robert’s Rules of Order? Get the insights and tips to use motions effectively and influence the outcome of your meetings. We will cover 4 significant motions and the baffling concept of “Precedence of Motions.” Learn how to use motions to influence the course of action and achieve your goals. Reference materials included. This is a live event and no recording will be provided. Space is limited.

September 24, 2021 Meeting Minutes and Role of the Clerk

GOAL: to empower you to process minutes brilliantly and serve your board with confidence

Clerks can face challenging situations at meetings. This workshop describes the different roles of the clerk, the correct way to process minutes, key items of parliamentary procedure, and language to use when speaking up. Gain the confidence and the tools to serve your board effectively. We will not address the process of listening to and recording what is said. Includes extensive reference materials and recording. IIMC credit available. Space is limited.

Future Live Webinars - watch this space!

  • Crash Course for the Chair
  • Great School Board Meetings
  • Newly Elected Survival Guide
  • Practicing Motions with Robert’s Rules – 2 hours
  • Mastering Public Comment and Public Hearings

On-Demand Webinars - available 24/7

  • Difficult Board Chair or Member
  • Get What You Want Using Motions
  • Great City Council Meetings
  • Great Nonprofit Board Meetings
  • Great Planning Commission Meetings
  • Meeting Minutes in Robert’s Rules
  • Newly Elected Survival Guide

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