Corrie Melanson

offers courses that engage participants, maximize group dynamics, and validate different ways of learning while focusing on measurable objectives and concrete take-aways.

Corrie helps you manage the transition from in-person to online meetings and training, and from hosting live workshops to delivering e-learning programs. She understands the good, the bad, and the ridiculous of delivering services online and can’t wait to share her knowledge with you.

Beyond Talk & Text

Shifting your meetings, events, or courses online?
Struggling to adapt?
Suffering from online meeting fatigue?

Make the shift, and have fun doing it. Knowing how to run your tech is not enough. Corrie will teach you the strategies you need to move beyond the mechanics of video conference to the dynamics of online collaboration, learning, inclusion, and engagement.

This 5-week intensive course is designed to help trainers, facilitators, and educators acquire and adapt interactive and visual tools for online gatherings that go beyond talk and text to enhance inclusion, focus, and effectiveness.

  • Acquire collaborative and visual online tools including decision-making, preparation,
    and follow-up to build trust and increase collaboration and efficiency
  • Explore and adopt best practices in online facilitation
  • Incorporate online meeting design principles into your training and facilitation
  • Manage online meetings including set-up, technology, and online tools
  • Create or adapt “face-to-face” workshops to be inclusive and engaging online
  • Translate knowledge and data into visual and creative formats that can be presented in engaging, easily understood, specific, and relevant ways

Each course includes:

  • 10 hours of group training online: 5 LIVE 2-hour sessions, once a week
  • 30-minute 1-on-1 coaching call with Corrie
  • 4 detailed lessons with activities to review and complete prior to each live group call
  • 50+ page Online Facilitation Toolkit
  • 15+ unique resources and templates
  • 10+ training videos
  • Sample host and participant guides
  • Live sandbox practice activity
  • Access to all group session recordings
  • Email support by our team and course platform support
  • Bonus lesson

Next course date:

November 18th – December 16th, 2021

Class Dates:

Thursday, November 18th, 1-3pm ADT

Thursday, November 25th, 1-3pm ADT

Thursday, December 2nd, 1-3pm ADT

Thursday, December 9th, 1-3pm ADT

Thursday, December 16th, 1-3pm ADT


[Sliding scale available; email for more info]



Beyond Talk & Text for Organizations

Corrie Melanson is pleased to offer Beyond Talk & Text to organizations, businesses, and other groups. This program is customized to your group’s needs.

If you’d like to know more about how Beyond Talk & Text can help your organization, please fill out the form below and we will contact you with more information!

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