PR resources and webinars
This page has PR resources including links to webinars hosted by D71.
Training (see pages 20-25 for anatomy and pitching of a news release) PRM Webinar Slides
- Open Night: media release Open Night template
- New Club Officers: media release template announce club officers
- Contest Winners: media release template local winner to compete at Area or Division
and from Toastmasters international
For a complete list of PR incentives, visit the Incentives Page here.
Here are the most recent webinars:
Webinars have been recorded so you can continue to benefit from the how-to information!
Past District 71 PR Manager Laura Bruce presented a webinar for District 91’s “Marketing Masterclass”. Her topic was how to attract visitors to your club and convert them to members: click here to watch the Marketing Masterclass
How to contact the media: Intro to PR — click here to view
Getting them through the door: How to attract visitors to your club — click here to view
N.B. There are two supplementary documents from “Getting them Through the Door: How to attract visitors to your club” on January 20, 2018, hosted by Laura Bruce, with panelists Sheila Fraser DTM, Jim Boyd, Alex Knibbs, and District Director 2019-20 John Cox:
- Sheila Fraser DTM How to increase your club membership
- Alex Knibbs new VPPR general guidance and tip sheet community clubs AK Nov 2017
Digital “Succession Planning” – click here
Creating Membership Magic: Tactics for Toastmasters — click here
Finally, here is a webinar from D71 specifically on how to use press releases and club videos to promote your club. Enjoy!
PR Tips Conference Call – press releases & club videos
PR Tips – Press Releases & Club Videos
Are you looking for public relations ideas to promote your club, area, or division?
Would you like to make progress along your leadership path?
Click on this PR tip sheet from District Officer Training for some ideas.
Would you like to have it published?
You could be in with a chance of winning a ticket to our District Spring Conference?
If so, take a look at the criteria required for Write an Article for Chantal
Here are some tips which may assist in you attracting new members to your club. Check out club-pr-attract-new-members