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June 4 - Being an informed delegate
Get an unbiased, factual overview of what delegates will consider during the business session at the Kiwanis International convention in Vancouver. Topics will include amendments and candidates for office.
June 5 - Orientación a nuevos socios
Una de las actividades más importantes de su club es orientar a los nuevos socios de su club. Conozca cómo desarrollar y realizar una orientación a nuevos socios que les dejará pidiendo más.
June 11 - Why attend DCON?
Whether you're a first-year Kiwanian or a seasoned veteran, you'll benefit from attending your district convention. If you're on the fence or just want to make the most of the experience, join us to discuss the typical agenda—and what happens behind the scenes—at your annual district convention.
July 9- What did I miss at ICON? Vancouver in a Nutshell!
Get the highlights from the 2013 International Convention in Vancouver! Members experienced the culture, learned new ideas to bring back to their clubs, participated in business sessions for elections and amendments, and began making plans to attend the Tokyo-Chiba convention in Japan next year.
July 16- Speeches from the Heart
Whether you need to conquer the fear of public speaking or you just want to make your speeches more memorable, we have some tips and tricks that are guaranteed to work. Learn how to deliver your message for the most impact...and leave your audience begging for more!
July 23- Filling your Membership Chair
A membership chair is vital for your club. By following a few best practices each year, this person will help retain members, grow membership and keep your club healthy for years to come. It’s just a click away—register today.
July 30- Connecting to your Community
How connected are you to your community and its needs? If your club disappeared today, would anyone notice? Join us to learn how your club canbecome integral to your community's present and future.
July 31- Traigales de vuelta y cierre el año con broche de oro.
Los clubes frecuentemente pierden a los socios que se sienten involucrados en las actividades del club, y se van alejando poco a poco. Ahora que el cierre del año está cerca, conozca estrategias para reincorporar aquellos socios que no han participado en las reuniones o en los proyectos del club.
August 6- Innovative Membership Initiatives
Check out the newest membership initiatives in Kiwanis. See how your club can increase its impact in your community. Learn more about club satellites, 3-2-1 concept, corporate membership and company-based clubs.
August 13- Share your Story
Growing clubs focus on growth. Members actively look for opportunities to share their Kiwanis story with people they meet. Learn how your club's members can spread the word through printed materials, websites and social media.
August 20 - The Three R's: Recognize, Reward and Recruit
What gets rewarded, gets done! Learn how you can implement the 3 R's to offer the best club experience, set up the best leadership pipeline, and turn prospects into members.
August 27- The New Standard Form for Club Bylaws and Club Policies
Kiwanis’ Standard Form for Club Bylaws was approved by the House of Delegates at the 2012 Kiwanis International convention. The new document simplifies rules and regulations to allow more flexibility for global operations and paving the way for Kiwanis clubs of the 21st century, both traditional and non traditional. Take advantage of this opportunity to see what’s new, get answers to your questions and to learn the next steps for your club.
August 28- Su comunidad Kiwanis
¿Opera su club como una isla en medio del vacío? ¿O está profundamente involucrado en la dinámica de la comunidad en la que opera? En esta sesión hablaremos la interrelación de su club en la comunidad, y cómo potencializar su impacto a través de sus relaciones comunitarias.
September 10- Youth Protection Guidelines and You
Are you working with youth as a Kiwanian? If the answer is yes, you need to know Kiwanis International's Youth Protection Guidelines. Develop a better understanding of your responsibilities, best practices for working with youth and how to protect yourself and others from risky situations.
September 17- Ready. Set. GROW! Enhance your Growth Potential
Is your club poised for growth in the coming year? Learn how to create an effective growth plan with a focus on service to the community and value for club members.
September 24 - Club Liability Insurance
From liability limits to claim reporting and many other topics, this is a must for club safety coordinators—and anyone else who helps plan club events.