Social reputation, the way others view and think about you, is important. In this module, we’ll teach you to have some amount of control over this intangible thing that impacts you. Most of the brand building you can do in the judge world is by taking correct actions, and being visible about them and explaining them […]
One of the qualities that makes a certified judge is their ability to create and build communities. And one of the central edges to properly build those communities is building relations with Local Game Stores. In this module we will teach you the essentials of building relations with the different Local Game Stores, as well as […]
Correctly marketing and promoting events is crucial in ensuring players will attend those events. In this module, we’re going to take a deep dive on effective methods to market and promote your events, where to promote your events, and how marketing can increase player retention to future tournaments.
If you think that listening to this module is going to remove your fear of public speaking, then I have bad news for you. For many people, public speaking is both a terrifying and poorly understood concept. This combination is overwhelming for many people. What we will do today is work through the elements that […]
In this unit we will go through the goals of teaching, the essential characteristics of teachers, information to note about the people you may deal with, how to differentiate for special populations, planning for learner interactions, and instructional strategies you can adapt.
In this module, we’re going to walk through what the best methods and approaches to help demoing Magic to a new player are, in order to help you grow your community and bring more players to this game that we all love so much.
In this Course we will first take a look at what a positive environment means and why it is important before diving into some overarching strategies and specific tips for achieving it. We will try to strike a balance between trying to stay practical by keeping it as real and specific while also covering the […]
There are many factors that influence a player’s experience. Some of those may seem outside of your reach as a judge, but you can have more impact than you believe in fostering the type of environment that your players will enjoy. Applying rules and tournament policy isn’t your only tool: as we’ll see, you can […]
In this module we will cover a variety of topics related to conflict, including exploring what conflict is, differing levels of conflict, how to manage conflict, and your role as a judge in helping to resolve conflict.