FREE TRAINING CLASSES FOR NEW & PROSPECTIVE HOSTS: Saturday October 29th 2pm EST (11am PST / 7pm GST); + other dates/times - Click for details - Register Now to Claim a Spot

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SIGN UP NOW to attend the FREE training program “TalkShoe Basic Training for New & Prospective Hosts”! (Pre-registration is required even though it’s free - just send an email to

This free training program is conducted by the leading experts on the TalkShoe User Support Team. The training program consists of one session lasting 2 hours. This program is offered on the following dates:

Friday October 7th at 11am to 1pm Eastern Time (8am-10am Pacific Time) (4pm-6pm GST)
Tuesday October 11th at 7pm to 9pm Eastern Time (4pm - 6pm PacificTime)
Saturday October 15th at noon to 2pm Eastern Time (9am-11am Pacific Time) (5pm-7pm GST)
Monday October 17th at 10am to noon Eastern Time (7am-9am Pacific Time) (3pm-5pm GST)
Friday October 21st at 1pm to 3pm Eastern Time (10am-noon Pacific Time) (6pm-8pm GST)
Monday October 24th at 10am to noon Eastern Time (7am-9am Pacific Time) (3pm-5pm GST)
Thursday October 27th at 7pm to 9pm Eastern Time (4pm - 6pm Pacific Time)
Saturday October 29th at 2pm to 4pm Eastern Time (11am-1pm Pacific Time) (7pm-9pm GST)

ALSO: Personalized One-on-One TroubleShooting/Training Sessions are available. See further explanation below.

This session will consist of prepared material covering key topics of interest to New and Prospective TalkShoe Hosts. Periodically throughout the session the participants will be given an opportunity to ask questions. The material covered is basic and appropriate for individuals who are interested in becoming Show Hosts. Our philosophy is that no question is too simple!

Topics covered include:
” Using TalkShoe as a listener
” Setting up your Hosting Account
” Scheduling your First Episode
” Controlling your Show/Call from your Phone
” How to End/Terminate your Show/Call
” How to Handle Disturbances and Disruptive Participants
” Broadcast Techniques - How to Conduct a Show in a Professional Manner
” Interview Techniques
” Best Practice Do’s and Don’ts
” Where to Go for More Help - Hosting Resources
” Availability of Advanced Premium Training

Individuals interested in attending must register by sending an email indicating their interest to: Include an indication of your level of experience. Please also include the Date and Time of the session you are requesting to attend. You will receive additional information regarding the training, including how to connect to the sessions.

This training was created in response to user requests.


Come join the FUN - Become a Host Today!!!

NOTE: Personalized One-on-One TroubleShooting/Training Sessions - are sessions where a member of the TalkShoe User Support Team works with you directly over the phone to answer specific questions and/or to troubleshoot specific problems. One-on-One sessions are available at the rate of $4.95 for each 15 minutes. If you are interested in purchasing a One-on-One session, please send your request to

Note: Advanced Premium Training (which covers more advanced topics) is also available - click this link for more details:


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