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Now you can experience a bit of the 2:1 Conference education and community – online!
Register today to for 2:1 Online. We’ve brought back some of the most popular 2016 sessions for an encore! Not only will you get a live, 1-hr, group session – you’ll get speaker Q&A time! Speakers will check in daily for one week following the live session to answer your follow up and implementation questions!
As always, I’ve worked to keep these sessions affordable. Each 1hr live session with follow-up Q&A is only $15! However, you can save over 35% by purchasing access to all 8 sessions at once with the I WANT ALL 8 pass.
2:1 Online sessions are live! After registration you’ll be added to a private Facebook group where session speakers will give a live video presentation.
2:1 is known for quality and community. In you Facebook group you’ll get both. Speakers will deliver an information-packed live session, as well as printables, power points, and/or downloads to further your learning.
In addition to live session, speakers will be available for follow up questions. They will be there to walk you through implementation of your new skills!
*Note: All times are EST - times are subject to change*
Advanced Time ManagementFor Busy Bloggers
Monday, January 23rd, 1pm EST
If your blog is your business, are you managing your time like a CEO? Many bloggers wonder why they haven't been able to reach their blogging goals when they haven't updated their time management approach to reflect their business.
In this session, Melanie will share research-backed strategies for beating procrastination, creating focus, and producing results. You'll come away with a plan for doing your own research on how you work best.
Melanie Wilson is a Christian psychologist turned homeschooling mother of six. She's been happily married to a book salesman for 24 years. She loves playing tennis with friends and family and has a new interest in Bible journaling. She is a blogger at Psychowith6.com, the podcaster behind The Homeschool Sanity Show, and the author The Organized Homeschool Life and Grammar Galaxy language arts curriculum. Melanie has been writing and speaking about productivity for many years out of her own need to make the most of her time. She enjoys connecting with homeschooling moms at HomeschoolScopes.tv.
Live StreamingBest Practices
Thursday, January 26, 1pm EST
The popularity of live streaming is growing at an amazing rate. Now is the perfect time to jump on this movement. Join Diona as she shares tips and tricks for your best lives streaming broadcasts. Practice live streaming - live during the session. And, learn to plan live streaming in your social media sharing schedule.
Diona was a world traveling professional dancer turned stay at home mom of 3. She resides in southern California with her husband Rick. She is passionate about encouraging women, through live streaming and blogging, to live life intentionally organized. In her blog, All Day Everyday Mom, she shares fun and practical ideas for homeschooling, family, faith, and motherhood.
Virtual Assistants:Key to Blog Growth
Monday, January 30th, 1pm EST
Unlock the mysteries of hiring and working with a virtual assistant. In this session you will cover the definition of a VA - what they are and why every online business owner needs one (or more!). Learn where to find a VA and how to work effectively with your new hire. We'll squash the myth that VAs are expensive and bloggers cannot afford help. Alexis will show you that you can afford a VA no matter what stage of the blogging game you are currently walking - and why a VA is imperative to your growth.
Alexis got her start in the online world as a popular family blogger over ten years ago. Over those ten years, Alexis developed a deep understanding of online marketing and virtual assisting. She found that she loved working with entrepreneurs particularly work at home moms, as she is an entrepreneur and work at home mom herself! She also appreciated how many responsibilities an online business owner has to juggle and realized that virtual assisting could help entrepreneurs drastically increase their productivity and business success.
Thursday, February 2nd, 11am EST
Working with others is complicated, but we are called to be the body of Christ, and bringing a team together as part of your business CAN be an incredible blessing. 7SistersHomeschool.com was built as a team, and Sabrina, Vicki and Kym know the power of teamwork. Their experiences creating a sisterhood and inviting others everywhere to be "the 7th sister" will inspire you; the practical strategies they share from their experience will equip YOU to bring a team dimension to your business; the wisdom they've gained from 5 years+ of successes and failures will save you from making some of the mistakes they did!
7SistersHomeschool.com provides curriculum, coaching, and encouragement for homeschooling all the way to high school graduation. After homeschooling side-by-side for over a decade, these moms had been a part of a flourishing umbrella school, a homeschool support network that operated effectively for 300+ families, college-model classes for high schoolers in a day-school format that achieved great popularity, and homeschooled graduates who stepped out as well-rounded, college-ready students and mature, workforce-ready men and women with trade skills.
About 7 Sisters
Plan a Socail Media CampaignFrom Start to Finish
Monday, February 6th, 11am EST
How do you launch a product, start a movement, or build a following? You can harness the power of social media to spread your message! In this session you will cover how to design your concept and message, how to evaluate your ideal audience and determine the best strategies to reach them.
Heather is a proud air force wife and homeschooling mother of four. She's the owner of Only Passionate Curiosity, a website that encourages homeschoolers and educators, while providing them with fun and creative resources. She's built OPC on the idea that everyone should be able to access quality educational materials at a price they can afford. She balances homeschooling, family life, blogging, and graduate school with a full time career as a social media strategist for a national non-profit serving military families. She's juggling a bit much, but she's learned that anything is possible with a solid support system, careful planning, and a lot of chocolate.
How to WriteRight
Thursday, February 9th, 11am EST
Content is the buzz word in the world of blogging and social media. But it's not just what you say that matters. How you say it can make a difference too. In this session, Brian will focus on some of the dos and don'ts of strong, vibrant blog writing. He'll talk about how to develop an authentic voice, what is really meant by the axiom "show, don't tell," how much to worry about grammar, and lots more. Geared for newbies and experienced bloggers alike, since even good writers can learn to write better. Come with questions!
Blogger, consultant, nerd, geek, homeschooler and woman. Need more be said? Ok, here is a little more. Jacqueline runs NerdFamily.com while writing for other sites and manages social media as a freelancer as well teaching Google Analytics and serves as president of the board for a great non-profit.
How to RockInstagram
Monday, February 13th, 11am EST
Build an Instagram account that is follow worthy! Lori has acquired over 72K followers on Instagram and is ready to share her Insta-secrets-of-success. In this session, you'll learn about the importance of photo composition, easy photo editing techniques and the best photo editing apps. Lori will discuss hashtags, feature accounts, challenges, hosting effective giveaways, community building, challenge hosting and more. You'll also learn tips for working with brands via your Insta-platform and reliable websites that connect Instagram influencers with brands for sponsored posts.
Lori Bryant is a homeschooling mom of four, and a self-taught braid enthusiast. She posts hair tutorials that make it easy to recreate her braided styles at hairbylori.com and on her YouTube channel. She is passionate about helping girls feel good about themselves through cute hairstyles and connect through the special bonding time that mom and daughters share when doing hair together. Lori began by sharing hairstyles on Instagram in June, 2014 and has been blogging since December, 2014.
Snapchat for BloggersAnd Brands
Thursday, February 16th, 1pm EST
Snapchat has been around since 2011. Brands and content creators are using Snapchat to produce daily stories that engage and excite audiences. There are over 1 billion views of Snapchat stories each day. With numbers growing, brands are joining the ranks to explore how to tap into this fast-growing social network. During the workshop we’ll walk through using Snapchat for bloggers and brands, and discuss how to create a video narrative to personalize your brand. We’ll discuss specific ways to grow awareness for your brand. Get ready to Learn, Snap, and Share!
Leah is a wife, mom of 2 homeschool graduates. She’s a popular speaker who encourages parents to walk with their kids through the world of social media and technology so we raise a generation of digitally responsible young adults. You can find her eBooks Connected: Apps All Parents Should Know, and Connected: A Parent’s Guide to Snapchat, as well as tips on technology and social media at leahnieman.com.