To request Christine as a speaker for your society or group:
DON'T TEACH THEM WHAT THEY DON'T NEED TO KNOW
Adults as an audience are unique. They come to the learning experience for a variety of reasons. Some come because they choose to, others are sent. They all come with expectations. They come with a lifetime of experience and with time limitations.
HARNESSING THE POWER OF POWERPOINT
Learn how to create a Powerpoint presentation that is engaging and easy to follow.
TAMING THE TECHNOLOGY
Learn what goes into holding a webinar presentation and how to be successful as your society moves toward offering more virtual presentations.
How can your society provide a virtual event to become more inclusive in allowing access to your presenters even when they live far away or have mobility issues that don't allow them to attend meetings in person
PLAN FOR ANCESTRAL INFUSION
Ancestral tourism is a largely, untapped market. Learn from an expert on how to enter this rewarding aspect of family history research.
Small society? Limited budget? Ask me about providing a webinar for your group. You provide the wifi and the audience and I will provide the presentation and handout.
Topics for Talks and Workshops:
learn the basics to start finding your Scottish ancestors
learn srategies for moving your research forward
the events that led to Scots leaving Scotland and settling in America
finding new opportunities through enticements to settle in Canada
Métis was the name given specifically to mixed ancestry children of Scots men and Native women born on the Red River Settlement. In this talk we will look at the records available to research Metis ancestors.
have you exhausted the many online resources for finding your Scottish ancestors?
discover the wealth of records available in Scotland's libraries and archives
Being prepared ahead of time will increase your success. Let me help you get ready for the trip of a lifetime