Wisdom Regardless of our experience with writing a blog, we each have wisdom to bring to the conversation about blogging. How can we mentor others in this group? For Example: Laura - Writing Tips Others –
Understanding It takes time and understanding of blogging before "I" can do it well.
Support Our ongoing conversations with one another will inspirit and support each other in this wonderful task of sharing insights.
Thick Skin While working in the "publishing industry" I learned that it is important to have a "thick skin".
Community We are creating a "Blogging" Community with a goal of creating engaging blogs writin by individuals who have a passion for the topic that they have chosen.
Two Formats Our blogging conversations will happen in two formats: Webinar format - Brief overview of the content + time to raise questions and engage in a short conversation Online format - Continue the conversation we began in a "private" online blogging format
Suggested Schedule Phase 1: Basics of Blogging Session 1: Getting Started (March 6) Sessions #2-5: (March/April) - 4 Webinars - Tuesday or Wednesday March 13 (or Wednesday) March 20 (or Wednesday) March 27 (or Wednesday) April 3 (or Wednesday) Note: Webinars will be recorded and available. Phase 2: Drafting and Creating Your Blog Class #6: (April) - For Writing and Review of blog posts before they are posted...Blog Posting of 1st Post by the end of April Phase 3: Launching Your Blog Class #7: (May) - Conversation - How will we announce the blogs?
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