Big Ideas Roundtable Series
Chapter and district Leaders, BHS staffers, and other guests present virtual sessions on Zoom that focus reopening after the pandemic, gearing up your fall events, Everyone in Harmony, BHS organizational health, preserving the all-male experience, and more.
Coming in August
Pandemic Re-Opening Roundtable #3 with Chad Bennett
Sunday, August 15 • 7:00 pm Central
The third session in the Pandemic Reopening Roundtable series features an interactive discussion with leaders from successfully safe & active small to midsize singing communities across a variety of ensemble types. Topics will include various approaches to reopening, safety recommendations, communications best practices, and updates since the last time we met.
This Zoom session is free, and registration on Zoom is required.
Fall Reunions: What NOT to Miss with Dusty Schleier
Wednesday, August 18 • 7:30pm CDT
Get excited to reunite with our barbershop friends and family!
Join representatives from the District Presidents Council (DPC) and District Events VPs to learn more about the exciting opportunities planned for our fall district events.
Member Center: Embracing a New Technology with Luke Davis
Wednesday, August 25 • 7:00pm CDT
Member Center is now connected to Salesforce, the industry-leading customer relationship management platform. This session will discuss why we made the change and what opportunities this new platform gives Member Center to grow beyond just a subscription and roster platform into something more interactive for our members and leaders.
Join us to learn more about the newest features implemented, newer features being planned to come next, and what we can all look forward to now that the transition from one platform to the other has been completed.
Watch past events in this series
Pandemic Roundtable #2 with Chad Bennett
The second session in the Pandemic Reopening Roundtable series featured an interactive discussion with leaders from successfully safe & active singing communities across a variety of ensemble types.
Topics included various approaches to reopening, safety recommendations, communications, and fun activities to kick things off.
- Tim Myers, President - Ambassadors of Harmony
- Daniel True, President - Great Northern Union
- Terry Reynolds, Assistant Director - Alexandria Harmonizers
- Joe D'Amore, President - Masters of Harmony
Pandemic Re-opening Roundtable #1 with BHS Show Production Manager Chad Bennett
BHS chapter leaders across a variety of ensemble types discuss safe and active singing.
Topics included various approaches to successful reopening, safety recommendations and fun activities to use with your chorus!
Growth Mindset: Getting out of the Pandemic, with BHS Chief Program Officer Erin Harris
As we emerge from the pandemic, we realize how singing together is actually more important now than it has ever been, not just as entertainment, but as a mission for each of our communities.
This roundtable discusses ways to lean into our creativity and get ourselves in a mindset that will allow us to use this time productively, and establish a path forward to a BETTER normal.