Learn from an internationally-known expert how to maximize your use of four of the world’s leading genealogy websites: Ancestry, FamilySearch, Findmypast and MyHeritage.
The desire to discover our ancestors continues to grow in popularity with the addition of online trees, genealogy TV shows, and the popularity of DNA tests. The process can be overwhelming. Learn the basics of beginning your genealogy journey.
The Genealogical Proof Standard is a necessary tool to help ensure you are on the correct path to discover your ancestors. Learn how to put the 5 Elements of the GPS into practice.
Learn about basic DNA terminology, the types of tests that are available and their purposes, and what to expect once you've received the test results. This course is perfect for those new to DNA testing.
Learn to use city and other directories to mine the many gems of information they contain. Directories not only contain useful facts, but also serve as clues in the search for more details and documentation for a clearer image of the lives of our ancestors.
Learn to use vital events to delve more deeply into the lives of the past. Individuals are more than just the dates on a headstone, so this course shows how to add more “behind the dash”.
Quickly overcome the common challenges of missing maiden names and male-dominated record sets to finally find the females in your family tree!
Learn how to research the treasure trove of federal records of the U.S. government and mine key details!
Do you have DNA matches you cannot place in your family tree? Learn how to mimic your match's tree in order to solve the relationship.
The Write Stuff: Telling the Story will help you to learn the skills to finally go from blank page to shareable personal or family stories. Perfect for beginners who feel overwhelmed or intimidated by the writing process.
Advance your writing skills by building a family history blueprint, using creative nonfiction writing techniques, and incorporating citations. Learn how to revise your existing prose and get publishing tips.
The Write Stuff III: Selling the Story will propel your project to a new level. Explore further. Dream bigger. Write more! Go beyond just writing for your family and sell your story!
Have you thought about writing your life story or sharing your life experiences with others? Memoir is one of the most popular, yet controversial writing genres out there today. It’s a story only you can tell, and you don’t have to be a professional writer to do it. Tap into your creative muse as you walk step-by-step through the fun and exciting process of authoring your own life.
One hour of personalized coaching and consultation will help you take your writing skills to the next level. Click anywhere on this card to learn more!