‣ <10 people : A coffee shop/school classroom will also work ‣ 10-50 people : Classroom / A small ofﬁce space ‣ ~100 people : Find a sponsored space Finding attendees Always advertise your event through the people/media who can deliver the idea to the most number of targeted people.
a leader (or twenty) ‣ Best way - let leaders LEAD! ‣ Allow them to be responsible and accountable At ﬁrst, you’ll have to nurture members yourself to ﬁll those roles - so that other members can take a lead too
together when there is a shared vision ‣ Decide roles for members on leadership, curation, support, technical help etc. => Divide and Conquer works great! ‣ Don’t make yourself a single point of failure.
purpose ‣ Understand nature of your group/region ‣ Make it planned ‣ Decide where it lives ‣ Curate, but don’t control ‣ Provide an open door ‣ Responsibility and a shared vision ‣ Embrace feedback ‣ Seek help, when needed ‣ Deﬁne your success metric