Ohio Newspaper Association

Advancing Ohio's newspapers and local journalism since 1933

Training Calendar

Each year the Newspaper Staff Training Calendar offers ONA members continuing education opportunities. These are professional training sessions taught by experienced instructors and prominent industry experts.

Most of the sessions are offered as 1-hour webinars through the “Online Media Campus” in partnership with the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association and the Iowa Newspaper Foundation.

In addition, please note that ONA members receive a discount for all Local Media Association events and webinars (which is the “Media Association Partners” rate). Simple register for any LMA event or webinar at the Media Association Partner rate and indicate that you're an ONA member.

February 3, 2015
3:00-3:30PM

Why Service Industry Verticals are a Perfect Target for Social & Mobile

A Local Media Association webinar. ONA members receive discounted registration at the “Media Association Partners” rate.


February 11-12, 2015

2015 Ohio Newspaper Association Annual Convention

Solving the Puzzle


February 12, 2015
2:00-3:00PM

The Art of Prospecting: Your Guide to Getting in the Door

Online Media Campus webinar


February 18, 2015
3:00-4:00PM

Prospecting and Latest Social Selling Techniques to reach SMBs

Part 1 of exclusive ONA/LMA webinar series


February 19, 2015
3:00-3:30PM

How Promotions Drive Measurable Results for Advertisers

A Local Media Association webinar. ONA members receive discounted registration at the “Media Association Partners” rate.


February 26, 2015
3:00-4:00PM

Preparing For and Conducting An Effective Needs Analysis

Part 2 of exclusive ONA/LMA webinar series


March 4, 2015
3:00-4:00PM

Reaching The SMB Customer At The Right Place & Time/ Using Local Data

Part 3 of exclusive ONA/LMA webinar series


March 11, 2015
12:00-12:45PM

Native Advertising: Case Study of What Works and What Doesn’t

A Local Media Association webinar. ONA members receive discounted registration at the “Media Association Partners” rate.


March 11, 2015
3:00-4:00PM

Digital Media for SMBs: Social & Online Platforms & Reputation Management

Part 4 of exclusive ONA/LMA webinar series


March 18, 2015
3:00-4:00PM

How To Set Up A Local SMB Digital Advertising Workshop & Revenue-Generating Best Practices

Part 5 of exclusive ONA/LMA webinar series