For immediate release | February 5, 2013

Learn how to shine online with PLA’s presentation skills webinar

CHICAGO — With both audience and presenter out of sight, online presentations pose a unique challenge. Learn how to engage an online audience and keep their attention during “How to Be a Webinar Superstar: Tips for Running Effective Online Presentations,” a live, hour-long webinar from the Public Library Association (PLA) at 1 p.m. CST, Feb. 27.

Join instructor Steve Yacovelli, EdD, owner and principal, TopDog Learning Group LLC, for his special brand of energy and creativity. He’ll share the most effective ways to create and deliver an online presentation. Learn best practices to develop an online “story” for your session and confidently present an online event that not only has attendees listening, but also remembering what you said.

Registration for “How to Be a Webinar Superstar: Tips for Running Effective Online Presentations” costs $28 (PLA Members), $31.50 (ALA Members) and $35 (Nonmembers). Groups of any size can register for individual webinars for $129.

For more information about PLA, contact the PLA office at (800) 545-2433, ext. 5PLA, or visit PLA’s website at PLA is a division of the American Library Association. PLA’s core purpose is to strengthen public libraries and their contribution to the communities they serve. Its mission is to enhance the development and effectiveness of public library staff and public library services.


Amy Sargent

Manager Marketing

Public Library Association (PLA)

1-800-545-2433 ext.5024