The Diocese of Orlando conducts communication workshops at parishes to help staff and ministry leaders enhance their communication efforts. If your parish is interested in scheduling a communications workshop, please contact Teresa Peterson firstname.lastname@example.org or 407-246-4811.
Some of the topics covered include:
How to enhance your church website:
Your website conveys a powerful message about your parish, school or organization. Never before have so many people had access to or interest in the web and it’s time to take your website to the next level. During this workshop, learn what research reveals are the best website design elements and explore some of the newest navigation trends. Plus, learn how to revamp your website so that it truly reflects your mission and ministry.
Style and Substance
Writing, Editing and Design tips to produce effective brochures and newsletters:
Brochures and newsletters are ingredients that can spice up your communications mix. To capture the reader’s attention, there are tried and true rules of writing and design. During this workshop, learn how to design creative publications and write copy that is clear, concise and compelling. Plus, learn how the experts snap those perfect pictures and write those attention grabbing headlines. Also to be discussed: how to create an excellent e-newsletter.
New Media Opportunities
How to use new media effectively to target your message:
What if the weekly homily were not only heard on Sunday in Church but also heard around the world anytime, any day. That’s the power of new media. Learn how to upload homilies to your website so they can be played on I-pods or other mp3 players. See how churches in our own diocese are using new media to share the good news of Christ.
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