We are thankful for the amazing presenters at our 2018 Pilot International Convention. Below you will find the presentations and handouts used during the Convention workshops. These documents are available for download in PDF form. If you would like editable versions of the documents, please reach out to the presenter listed in the description of the workshop.

 



 

Partner Workshops
Below you’ll find presentations and workshops that were presented by partners of Pilot International. We are always grateful for these partnerships and appreciate them taking the time to join us at Convention.

 

Workshop: BIAA Overview
Presenter: Susan H. Connors, President/CEO
Description: Susan Connors presents an overview of BIAA.

PRESENTATION

 


 


Project Lifesaver

Workshop: Project Lifesaver Video
Presenter: Gene Saunders – Founder/CEO
Description: Project Lifesaver is the premier search and rescue program operated internationally by public safety agencies, and is strategically designed for “at risk” individuals who are prone to the life threatening behavior of wandering. The primary mission of Project Lifesaver is to provide timely response to save lives and reduce potential injury for adults and children with the propensity to wander due to a cognitive condition.

Website

 



 

Leadership Workshops
The following workshops are aimed at helping Pilots improve their leadership skills within their clubs and communities.

 

Mentoring

Workshop: Mentoring – A Way to Grow and Maintain Our Clubs and Districts
Presenter: Karen Cupit
Description: This workshop focuses on the importance of mentoring Pilots within your club and your district.

Presentation

 


 

Meeting Tips

Workshop: Successful Membership Meeting Tips
Presenter: Nickola Dawkins
Description: This handout contains lots of useful tips and advice to keep your club meetings positive and productive.

Handout

 


 

2018 President & President-elect Training Handout

Workshop: 2018 President & President-elect Training Handout
Presenter: Karen Cupit
Description: 2018 Council of Leaders Training for President & President-elect

Handout

 


 

Lieutenant Governor Training

Workshop: Lieutenant Governor Training
Presenter: Merrily Burns & Collett Cross
Description: 2018 Council of Leaders Training for Lt. Governors

Presentation

 

 
District Treasurer’s Workshop

Workshop: District Treasurer’s Workshop
Presenter: Peggy Benton & Lisa Patterson
Description: 2018 Council of Leaders Training for District Treasurers

Presentation


 
Club Treasurer’s Workshop

Workshop: Club Treasurer’s Workshop
Presenter: Peggy Benton
Description: 2018 Council of Leaders Training for Club Treasurers

Presentation


 
Official Club Visit

Workshop: Official Club Visit
Presenter: Peggy Benton
Description: This presentation is a checklist of things to do and know before and during an official club visit.

Presentation


 
Advancing to the Next Level

Workshop: Advancing to the Next Level
Presenter: Judy Jackson
Description: This presentation highlights how  members of active clubs have many opportunities for developing and honing leadership skills.

Presentation


Understanding Millennials and How They Compare To Other Generations

Workshop: Understanding & Leading Millenials
Presenter: Aerial Ellis
Description: This presentation explores the differences between generations and guides leaders in their approach with millenials.

Presentation

 



 

PIFF, Fundraising & More
The following workshops are aimed at helping Pilots improve their Fundraising skills & Founders Fund knowledge.

 

Pick Me Up

Workshop: Creating a Robust Pick Me Up Program for Caregivers
Presenter: Susan Kahl
Description: This presentation outlines some ideas and example projects that can be completed by clubs to improve their Pick Me Up program.

Presentation

 

 
Scholarship Update for Clubs

Workshop: The Ease of Scholarships
Presenter: Terri Francis Anderson
Description: This presentation reviews the details of all scholarships provided by Pilot International. The presentation also includes best practices for applying.

Presentation


 
Fundraising Fixes

Workshop: Fundraising Fixes
Presenter: Holly Baker
Description: This fundraising workshop gives lots of useful details on how to run a successful fundraiser. There are also many examples of fundraisers from lots of clubs.

Presentation

 


 

Grants & Scholarships

Workshop: Creating a Robust Pick Me Up Program for Caregivers
Presenter: Susan Kahl
Description: This presentation outlines some ideas and example projects that can be completed by clubs to improve their Pick Me Up program.

Presentation

 


 

Grants Update for Clubs

Workshop: Grant Update for Clubs
Presenter: Collett Cross
Description: This presentation reviews the latest updates that have been made to Pilot International grants.

Presentation

 



 

Event & Project Planning Workshops
The following workshops are aimed at helping Pilots improve their event planning and project development skills.

 

Balance Ball Chairs

Workshop: Balance Ball Chairs
Presenter: Pam Gray
Description: This presentation shows how the Pilot Club the Greater Kanawha Valley, Inc. came up with and executed a very unique project.

Presentation

 

 
Convention Planning

Workshop: Convention Planning
Presenter: Mindy Morgan & Kerry Freeman
Description: Want to know what goes into planning a huge convention?  This workshop provides an introduction into the many things involved in planning such a large event.

Presentation


 
Positive Projects 2018

Workshop: Positive Projects 2018
Presenter: Vivian Lee
Description: In this workshop, Vivian Lee presents some rules to follow that will ensure your next project is a positive one.

Presentation

 



 

Marketing Workshops
Every club needs a good marketing strategy. Take a look at some of these workshops below and see how much you can improve your club’s marketing side.

 

Grow More by Marketing Pilot

Workshop: Grow More by Marketing Pilot
Presenter: Rhona Baca Espinoza
Description: This presentation helps give clubs some pointers and a rough outline on how to start marketing their clubs for growth.

PRESENTATION


 

Market Pilot More with Pictures

Workshop: Smartphone Photography
Presenter: Lisa Patterson
Description: Learn some of the basics of Photography and how to capture the best possible pictures with your smartphone.

Presentation


Create a Website Using Google Sites

Workshop: Creating a Google Website
Presenter: Michael Lopez
Description: In this video, we will take a step by step look at how to create a Google Website.

VIDEO