Episode 133: Advice for Running an Event on Your Land

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Today, I will walk through areas to address if you plan to host an event or workshop so that you set yourself up for success and I will share what I learned as a seasoned event planner from last year’s spring workshop.

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Main topic of the show: Tips for Running a successful Workshop on Your Land

Advice

  1. Start planning way before you think you have to. This has been in the works since June 2018
  2. Find great speakers
  3. Build a solid event team
  4. Safety and Security
  5. Systems (registration, check in, parking, camping, meals, sessions, Zello, Slack, Google Docs, Nametags)
  6. Make it an experience - it is not just some folks learning about rocket mass heaters it is

Make it a great week!

Song: Dr. Feeley, Dr. Skinner by Sauce

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The Booze Whisperer

The Tactical Redneck

Chef Brett

Samantha the Savings Ninja

Shawn Mills

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