Presenter: Cynthia Keefer Patton
“10 Steps for Organizing for the Busy Genealogist”
As a genealogist who hasn’t felt overwhelmed with volumes of paper, a steady flood of daily emails, and projects that have been started but never finished? This presentation will tackle dealing with these issues.
• Setting up daily routines
• Discover ways to set up filing systems that work across platforms both digital and conventional.
• Step-by-step approach to GET ORGANIZED and a “Tool Kit” of good ideas to take back and implement.
Cynthia K. Patton is a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel and former owner of Patton Leadership Consulting. Cynthia has a Bachelor’s in Journalism and a Master’s in Political Science, both from the University of Southern Mississippi. She lives now in Kansas City, Missouri and is a professional genealogist part-time. She is a BU Certification Program graduate and also serves as the Registrar of a local DAR Chapter in Parkville, Missouri. She is a member of APG (Heartland Chapter); NGS; and numerous local historical and genealogical gocieties. She has written two Pro Tip articles for the APG eNews on Work-Life Balance and Time Management and has presented for numerous historical, genealogical, and other organizations.
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