Step 5: Kickstart your activities


Checklist

  • Have a brainstorming session about possible events
  • Find suitable locations for each event format

  • Invite members and interested people

  • Promote your event via e-mail (recommended tool: Mailchimp) and social media

  • Promote your network by having high-quality events

Approx. Timeline: 2-3 months


Do’s

  • Leverage the knowledge from other countries (e.g. by attending the National Coordinator Meetings)

  • Be consistent with you promotion

  • Have a personal follow up


Don’ts

  • Change things last minute

  • Go too big at the beginning