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Omaha, Nebraska
CHANGED TO A VIRTUAL CONFERENCE!
Saturday, April 18, 2020
Greater Omaha Genealogical Society Spring Conference featuring
Thomas MacEntee, Lecturer and Genealogy Professional

Getting Organized & Getting the Most For Your $$$**

Thomas was laid off after a 25-year career in the information technology field, so he started his own genealogy-related business called High Definition Genealogy. Currently Thomas shares many of his articles and videos for free at Abundant Genealogy and also runs the popular Genealogy Bargains and DNA Bargains websites! Thomas describes himself as a life- long learner with a background in a multitude of topics who has finally figured out what he does best: teach, inspire, instigate and serve as a curator and go-to-guy for concept nurturing and inspiration. Thomas is a big believer in success, and that we all succeed when we help each other find success.

The conference will be held: ONLINE via GoToWebinar

Sessions will be recorded and available for viewing after the conference for paid registrants!

SCHEDULE (Online format will follow the same schedule).

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM to 9:15 AM Announcements
9:15 AM to 10:15 AM – The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists -Who said genealogy and the hunt for your family history has to be expensive? Just as in any other industry, there are some tricks to getting the best deals and bargains in the genealogy marketplace. With The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists you’ll learn the tricks and also how to think like a savvy frugal genealogist!
10:45 AM to 11:45 AM - Managing the Genealogy Data Monster -It is so easy to let the large amounts of data involved with genealogy overwhelm you – to the point that family history research is no longer fun! Learn how to tackle the three main problem areas of genealogy data: research data, project data and file data so you can put the fun back in your research!
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM - Break for lunch
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Drawings for door prizes
1:30 PM –2:30 PM - Successful Collateral and Cluster Searching -While you may think you’ve hit a brick wall with your research, have you tried using cluster and collateral search strategies to look for an opening? Researching non-direct relations as well as those friends and neighbors in your ancestors’ network can pay off in ways you might not imagine.
2:45 PM to 3:45 PM - Genealogy Do-Over TM: A Year of Learning From Mistakes - Frustrated with the way you originally researched your genealogy? Were you a name collector? Did you not care or not even know about citing sources? Now there’s hope and you get a “do-over.” Follow genealogist Thomas MacEntee as he basically starts his genealogy research from scratch but includes sound research practices and methodologies as well as new templates, tools and the latest technology to create a better body of family history research.

To download flyer with complete info: https://gogsmembers.files.wordpress.com/2020/01/macentee-flyer-spring-2020.pdf
Questions: Email moc.liamg|ahamo.spohskrow.sgog#moc.liamg|ahamo.spohskrow.sgog or call 402-289-5733.


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