Programs

Global Teleconference

Program:

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017- (All times listed are Eastern)

8:45 AM: Introductions and opening comments- IMSC President

9:00 AM: GigSpot- What it is and how to use it- ShopMetrics

10:00 AM: How to become a preferred shopper – Karen Marsh from Melinda Brody and Company

11:00 AM: Transitioning, how to go from being a shopper to being an editor to being the client contact- Lisa Sica from ACL

12:00 PM: Master the art of apartment shopping with Lisa Wood from the Shadow Agency- Part 1

1:00 PM: Master the art of apartment shopping with Lisa Wood from the Shadow Agency – Part 2

2:00 PM: Shut up and Let the Rep do their Job! - Liz G.

3:00 PM- Intermission

4:00 PM- Intermission

5:00 PM: I am the kind of person ....Getting into the right mindset for each shop – Liz G. 

6:00 PM: Introduction to Talon video shopping - Jonathan Pryzbyl

7:00 PM: Intro to new home video shopping- Mary LeBlanc from Mary LeBlanc and Associates

8:00 PM: Route shopping like Joe! – Joe Rossetti from J Rossetti Enterprises

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017-(All times listed are Eastern)

8:45 AM: Intro and opening comments- IMSC President

9:00 AM: ICA’s what they are and what you need to know- IMSC President

10:00 AM: Double Hitter! Become a great editor! Become a great scheduler! Missy Grey & Rhonda Evans from ACL tell you how to do it.

11:00 AM: Smoldering versus scorching bridges- Melanie H.

12:00 PM: The rationale of reporting- Amber Sisson- AboutFace

1:00 PM: Don’t be a jerk and your gnarly narratives- IMSC President

2:00 PM: GigSpot Questions answered by ShopMetrics

3:00 PM- Intermission

4:00 PM- Intermission

5:00 PM: Intro to Video Shopping by Jeff C. from Video Shopping Pros

6:00 PM: IMSC certification test prep – Part 1

7:00 PM: IMSC certification test prep – Part 2

8:00 PM: Q& A and closing comments

This program is subject to change without notice. 

Register here: https://www.imscinfo.com/shop?olsFocus=false&olsPage=products/global-mystery-shopping-teleconference-marathon-1-day-march-15th

Las Vegas NV

Program:


This program is subject to change, please check for updates.


Sunday, November 5th (Remember time change- Fall Back one hour) 


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Advanced (Traditional)Video Shopping Class offered by Video Shopping Pros from for those who have completed at least 20 video shops. There is a $125.00 registration fee. Please follow this link http://videoshoppingpros.com/contact-us/ to express your interest and Video Shopping Pros will follow up via email with a registration form to confirm your seat.


6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Optional networking event, dinner, and drinks included. (Additional fee of $50.00 per person) Register here:
https://www.imscinfo.com/shop?olsFocus=false&olsPage=products/las-vegas-add-on-networking-event-november-5th


Please note all Giveaways and the Silent Auction results will take place on Tuesday, November 7th at 4:15 PM

Monday, November 6th


Red Rock 6-8
8:00 AM
IMSC member registration, networking


8:00 AM

Red Rock 2
Nevada New Shopper Orientation


8:45 AM
Red Rock 6-8
Please find your seats for today’s announcements


9:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Red Rock 6-8
IMSC President


9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Red Rock 6-8
How to maximize your conference experience - Mary J.


10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Red Rock 6-8
Integrity and the lack thereof - Yours, mine and theirs and
Parking with Scott- Nuances of parking shops- Scott

Red Rock 3
Route shopping- under promise, over deliver- Patricia T.

Red Rock 2
The Basics of Mystery Shopping – Part 1- Terese M.


11:30 AM to 1:00 PM:
Networking Brunch Buffet at the Paradise Buffet at the Flamingo:
Free for all hotel guest attendees and $21.99 fee at restaurant door for non-hotel guests.


The Networking Brunch is from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM each day you stay at the hotel during our contracted dates of November 4th-10th. The brunch location is at the Paradise Garden Buffet in the Flamingo hotel downstairs towards the Flamingos.


Free for all hotel guest attendees who registered using the IMSC link and a $21.99 fee at restaurant door for non-hotel guests and guests who did not use the IMSC link when booking their room. Hotel attendees will bill it to their room and it will be reversed at checkout.


For people that check out on the 7th you will need to go get your buffet entry before checking out and then go back to the buffet as you will have no room for them to bill it to.


1:05 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Please find your seats for afternoon announcements


1:15 PM to 2:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
"Strong Finish – Your Life Today is Your Legacy Tomorrow"- Michael Miller

Red Rock 3
Mishaps and health while route shopping- Kathy M.

Red Rock 2
The Basics of Mystery Shopping – Part 2 - Terese M.


2:15 PM to 3:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
We are one!- Liz G.

Red Rock 3
Crafting storylines for new homes and apartments – Donna H.

Red Rock 2
"Pain Avoidance: How To Analyze a Shop BEFORE You Take The Work" 45 minutes and "Using Social Media to Build Your Mystery Shopping Career" - Katrina E.


3:15 PM to 4:00 PM

Red Rock 6-8
Climbing to the top- learning not to fight- Carey M.

Red Rock 3
Aliases and follow-up information for your assignments- Cilla R.

Red Rock 2
Introduction to Merchandising- Nick S.


4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Hacks/Tips/Tricks for mystery shopping- Donald and Joey

Red Rock 3
**The Talon Platform- (Company reps only)** -Russell and Lisa Wood

Red Rock 2
Intro to Traditional Video Shopping- Steve C.


5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
The stories of Astrid- Astrid R.


Tuesday, November 7th


8:00 AM

Red Rock 6-8
IMSC member registration, networking


8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
Red Rock 2
Nevada New Shopper Orientation


8:30 AM
Red Rock 6-8
Please find your seats for today’s announcements


8:45 AM to 10:00 AM
Red Rock 6-8
Introduction to Talon Video Shopping- The new app, how to download it and troubleshooting- Jonathan P., Lisa W., and Russell W.


10:15 AM to 11:30 AM
Red Rock 6-8
Basics of Talon Video Shopping-
Finding and applying for shops - Russell
Stand Alone Recorder- Jonathan
Finding video files- The old and the new- Jonathan
Airplane mode/setting for uploads with Wi-Fi only- Jonathan
Do not disturb, low battery mode- Jonathan
Finger positions- keyboard – James
Identifying videos- Pam
Handling messages from verifiers and admins- Lisa
Talon Multi-Department session explanation-Pam


11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Networking Brunch Buffet at the Paradise Buffet at the Flamingo:
Free for all hotel guest attendees and $21.99 fee at restaurant door for non-hotel guests.


The Networking Brunch is from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM each day you stay at the hotel during our contracted dates of November 4th-10th. The brunch location is at the Paradise Garden Buffet in the Flamingo hotel downstairs towards the Flamingos.


Free for all hotel guest attendees who registered using the IMSC link and a $21.99 fee at restaurant door for non-hotel guests and guests who did not use the IMSC link when booking their room. Hotel attendees will bill it to their room and it will be reversed at checkout.


For people that check out on the 7th you will need to go get your buffet entry before checking out and then go back to the buffet as you will have no room for them to bill it to.


1:05 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Please find your seats for afternoon announcements


1:15 PM to 2:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
You ask, we answer!
Diana Paone -account/scheduling manager, Russell Wood- company owner, Jonathan Przybyl-platform, Steve Clark-Scheduling Company, Rebecca Reiter-platform, Astrid Rowe, editor, Lisa Sica– Account manager


2:15 PM to 3:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Work with the Presto App- Carey M.

Red Rock 3
Talon video for apartment and new home shops part 1-Lisa W.

Red Rock 2
What is your purpose? Dealing with Diversity- Devin T.


3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Great Expectations: A look Into the Expectations Clients Have of their Mystery Shoppers- The Source

Red Rock 3
Talon video for apartment and new home shops part 2- Lisa W.

Red Rock 2

The Steps To Go From Fast Food Shopping to Airlines and Five-Star Hotels- Marie E.


4:15 PM– 4:45 PM
Red Rock 6-8
Closing Comments- IMSC President
Giveaways and the Silent Auction results


4:45 to 4:50- Veterans Village speaker http://veteransvillagelasvegas.org/


5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Red Rock 3
Multi-Department Talon Video Shopping
Lisa W. Russell W., Pamela O, James, Jonathan

Red Rock 2
Nevada Q&A for shoppers and companies- Theresa- Preferred Investigation


Wednesday, November 8th


8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Room to be announced.
Verifier/Editor Training for Talon Video
$10.00 fee
Register here: https://www.imscinfo.com/shop?olsFocus=false&olsPage=products/verifiereditor-training-for-talon

(Traditional) Basic Undercover Video Shopping Workshop on November 8th from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Space is limited and is sure to fill up quickly. If you wish to attend you must sign up in advance!

Contact them at:Training@VideoShoppingPros.com to express interest or fill out the form on this page.
http://videoshoppingpros.com/contact-us/

This program is subject to change, please check for updates.

Atlanta GA

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