Check out our additional resources for club Secretaries
Our webinar for club Secretaries
We have developed training webinars specifically for Secretaries. Our "Introduction to being a Secretary" Webinar is a comprehensive 4-part series that will give new Secretaries a solid grounding and experienced Secretaries a welcome refresher.
Starting Wednesday 23rd May 2018 Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
• Attend webinars from the comfort of your own home • Get a copy of every webinar • Chat with, and learn from other Secretaries, just like you!
Our "Induction to Committee" online training course is a 14-part video series covering all aspects of leading a club from attracting sponsors to winning grants to club culture and governance, a great support tool for club secretaries.
Over 9 hours of tips, templates, best practices and case studies
• Take the course anytime and anywhere • Revisit videos when you need to • Perfect for Secretaries new to the role.
Check out our additional resources for club Treasurers
Making it EASY to be a Successful Treasurer
A 7 part online video training series to make being a Treasurer a simple, trouble-free experience that might even be fun.
The training product includes:
• 7 video training sessions - to take you through what every successful Treasurer needs to know. • Comprehensive workbook - exercises and notes created to help you implement the changes you need to ensure your club's financial health is the best position it can be. • Exclusive support network - A space for Treasurers to collaborate, share stories and learn well after finishing the training series.
Our "Creating successful grant applications" online video There’s a lot more to being successful at winning grants than just writing an application. Learn all the secrets and give yourself a better chance at securing precious funds for your club. This course includes:
- How to choose the right grants for your club and where to find them - How to avoid some common mistakes people make when writing a grant application - How to create a grant application that meets selection criteria - A helpful checklist for creating grant applications - Case studies and examples of winning grant applications
Sports Community’s Guide to Sponsorship for Sports Clubs explores a whole new way of thinking about sponsorship, in particular how we attract and maintain sponsors and grow these relationships.
Each chapter of this ebook focuses on a key message or skill development and provides you with a wide variety of tools and skills. This ebook will help you create your club’s sponsorship plan and proposals, and help your club achieve its sponsorship objectives.
This book covers the following topics:
Traditional methods of sponsorship and how new ways of thinking can significantly improve your sponsorship results.
New and innovative ideas to gain sponsorship How to effectively attract and retain long term sponsors to sustain your club into the future The value of club sponsorship and how to maximise it for both the club and the sponsor Who makes up your club community and how to effectively communicate with them. How to measure the value of sponsorship. Writing sponsorship proposals and renewing sponsors. Creating a sense of belonging for your sponsors. The importance of capturing, maintaining and handing on sponsorship information. This book has been designed for the volunteers of local sports clubs, covering both fundamental concepts and more complex sponsorship strategies.
Want to know how to use Social Media to meet your club's objectives?
Let Social Media do the 'heavy lifting' for you
Social Media is everywhere in the modern world and we can often feel we are being left behind if we’re not up with the latest communications app or tool.
Sports Community’s ebook, ‘Social Media & Communication Tactics for Sports Clubs’ is designed to show club volunteers step-by-step how they can use social media tools to meet club objectives like attracting new members, creating and running successful events and so much more.
The content has been developed through our extensive experience training club volunteers and a large amount of research into how sport clubs are using Social Media around the world.
This book covers topics such as:
How to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube and Hootsuite to promote your club and engage the community How to develop a social content strategy Creating a successful communication strategy How to create a marketing plan If Social Media is used correctly it can do a lot of the ‘heavy lifting’ that once needed many volunteers to achieve. This book will help you use social media to create efficiencies at your club.
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