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06 February 2012 ~ Comments Off

Upcoming Webinar – They’re Alive! – Save 25%

They're Alive! Finding Living Relatives

SPECIAL “FRIENDS OF THOMAS” COUPON! SAVE 25%! Use code TMACFRIENDS when purchasing the They’re Alive! webinar! 

Join me on Thursday evening, February 9, 2012 for my next webinar: They’re Alive! Finding Living Relatives over at Family Tree University.

  • Date: Thursday, February 9, 2012
  • Starting Time: 8 p.m. Eastern/5 p.m. Pacific
  • Presenter: Thomas MacEntee, owner of Geneabloggers and High-Definition Genealogy
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Price: $49.99

About the Webinar:

Sooner or later most genealogists find that they have to stop looking for dead people and start looking for living ones. Whether you’re working on adoption research, reconnecting after a generations-old family feud, or just looking to track down your third cousin to share photos, finding living people is a key part of every genealogist’s journey. Thomas MacEntee will share his secrets for finding your long-lost relatives in this webinar.

What you’ll learn:

  • Why finding living relatives is important to your research success
  • How to use the internet to find long-lost relatives
  • What records you can expect to find for free (and which you’ll have to pay for)
  • Unlikely sources for finding lost cousins
  • How to make sure you’ve found the right person

Registration for the live session includes:

  • Participation in the live presentation and Q&A session
  • Access to the webinar recording to view again as many times as you like
  • A PDF of the presentation slides for future reference

Who should attend:

  • Anyone with long-lost friends or relatives
  • Anyone who’s hit a brick wall in researching a family line
  • Librarians or volunteers who want to help patrons find living descendants

©2012, copyright Thomas MacEntee

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25 January 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Two Free Webinars for Genealogy Speakers

Genealogical Speakers Guild

I will be presenting two free webinars geared towards genealogy speakers over the next two months:

Introduction to GoToWebinar

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
9:00 pm Eastern
8:00 pm Central
7:00 pm Mountain
6:00 pm Pacific

As a genealogy speaker, have you heard about speakers using GoToWebinar to give their presentations over the Internet and from the comfort of their home? Learn the ins and outs of one of the most popular webinar presentation platforms in this informative session. You’ll see how easy GoToWebinar is for both the presenter (you) and the attendees (your audience) and how you can increase your speaking opportunities.

Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/287128774

Tips and Tricks for Webinar Presenters

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
9:00 pm Eastern
8:00 pm Central
7:00 pm Mountain
6:00 pm Pacific

Ever wonder how presenting virtually – using a webinar platform – is different than presenting in front of a real audience? Want to polish your current webinar style and improve your presentations? Learn from the “king of genealogy webinars” Thomas MacEntee as he shares his tips, tricks and secrets to a successful webinar presentation. Thomas will cover the process from creation of the slides to marketing your webinar to how to cope when technology fails you!

Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/219084070

Both webinars are sponsored by the Genealogical Speakers Guild and are open to members and the public. Space is limited – please register early. Webinar recordings and handouts will be made available in the Members Section of the GSG website after each webinar.

©2012, copyright Thomas MacEntee

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06 January 2012 ~ Comments Off

Upcoming Workshops at Indiana Historical Society

Indiana Historical Society

I have the privilege of appearing at the Indiana Historical Society in Indianapolis, Indiana on Saturday, February 18, 2012 to present two programs:

I am so looking forward to this opportunity and if you are in the area, please stop by and attend . . . and say hello!

©2012, copyright Thomas MacEntee

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