MCRA 2020 Seminar
SAILING INTO SUCCESS
Earn up to .75 CEUs
March 27 - 28
Hotel Viking, Newport, RI
Friday, March 27
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Ethics Jeopardy – .15 CEU
Jason Meadors, FAPR, RPR, CRR, CRC
Come join us for a light dinner and be entertained by Ethics Jeopardy, an audience participation class that makes the subject matter fun by presenting ethics questions and situations in the Jeopardy game format.
Generously sponsored by O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions
Saturday, March 28
7:30 am – 9:00 am
Registration and Breakfast with Exhibitors
Salons D & E
Generously sponsored by Farmer Arsenault Brock, LLC
All meetings and workshops held in Salons A, B, & C
8:00 am – 8:45 am
MCRA Business Meeting
Led by Darlene Caiazzo-Sousa, MCRA President
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Faster and Faster – .15 CEU
Presented by Jason Meadors, FAPR, RPR, CRR, CRC
We all know this isn’t getting easier. Faster and Faster looks at the structure of our work, the increasing demands, strategies to cope with higher levels of difficulty, and a message of the importance and stature that reporters bring to the world at large.
10:30 am – 10:45 am
Morning Coffee Break
Generously sponsored by Shea Court Reporting Services
10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Victory – .15 CEU
Presented by Matt Jones
“When it comes to your VICTORY, it’s your mindset that counts.” From a three-time cancer conqueror to relearning how to walk to eight continent marathon man to motivational keynote speaker. Let Matt’s story inspire you and motivate you for a future filled with success. Each attendee will receive a complimentary copy of Matt's book. Learn more about Matt!
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Salons D & E
Generously sponsored by Doris O. Wong Associates, Inc.
1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
The Key to Getting Ahead is Coming Out from Behind – .15 CEU
Presented by Eve J. Barrett, RPR
It’s easy to fall into a routine. It’s easy to get comfortable with the status quo. It’s easy to follow the crowd. It’s easy to stay in your comfort zone. But what if I told you that coming out from behind all these ‘easy’ things could elevate your business model and transform your life? During this presentation, I will walk you through a series of EASY steps that will boost your book of business and enhance your brand immediately. This solid foundation will allow you to expand YOUR business’ digital presence and reach.
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Afternoon Coffee Break
Generously sponsored by Bay State Reporting Agency
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
ADAPT (Apps, Devices, Accessories, Parentheticals & Theory) for Each Assignment – .15 CEU
Presented by Janet McHugh, RMR, CRR
This seminar will help you conquer your most difficult assignments and adapt to all work environments. You will learn about unique products that will empower you to tackle any assignment. Janet will also share a series of briefs that will sail you through common trouble spots in your work.
Raffle Tickets Drawn
All Day Events
Visit our exciting raffle tables. Raffle prizes drawn at the conclusion of the last seminar.
Visit our professional photobooth for a free headshot by John Klippel Photography.
Generously sponsored by Eppley Court Reporting
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS