Jamboree

June

02
Saturday
5:00PM - 6:00PM

How To Get the Most Bang for Your Buck When Hiring a Genealogy Professional

Presenter: Kate Eakman


Sponsored by Jessica Taylor

No matter how much you love following the ancestral trail, there will be times when your best path to success comes through the help of a professional researcher. This class will help you explore 1) when hiring help may be appropriate, 2) how to find the best fit for your needs, and 3) how to make the most of a professional's time so you get the most bang for your buck.

Level:
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Topic:
Digital Resources: database tools/strategies; web tools (i.e. Google); general interest, Methodology: evaluating/analyzing information, Research Strategies: site-specific search strategies
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity