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Become a TypeThursday Chapter Lead!
Are you a seasoned designer who loves type and is looking to bump your leadership experience from the lowercase to the uppercase? Consider volunteering as a TypeThursday Chapter Lead!
What we’re looking for in a Chapter Lead
Freelance with years of experience and no plans to work as a traditional employee.
Has freedom in time allocation to meet obligations.
Either possesses capabilities to work with a large team of people, or has the desire to gain such capabilities.
Be engaged and look for opportunities to grow the organization.
Before acting, take a moment to think about what is the end goal.
With limited time and resources, place your focus on the most important objectives.
Uncover how the priorities of others can be served by working with TypeThursday.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood others when conflict reveals itself.
Create space for valuable things to occur.
A Desire to be Connected
Has lived in the particular city for over 1 year.
Has a desire to reach out to their local industry.
A Personal Connection
A motivation to letterforms in some personal and heartfelt manner.
Benefits of being a TypeThursday Chapter Lead
Starting a chapter is a significant project.
While this is true, the rewards of being a Chapter Lead for TypeThursday are also significant.
More Awareness of Yourself
The key to promotion is being “top of mind” for your market.
You are front and center at your events.
Access to TypeThursday’s growing network of organizational allies
The Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography [HMCT]
Type Director’s Club
Opportunities to Cultivate Professional Practice
Access to the leadership network in the TypeThursday mastermind
Reimbursement for Education
This sounds perfect for me! How do I get started‽
Review this document on Starting a Chapter.
If you’d like to proceed, contact TypeThursday Founder, Thomas Jockin, below: