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The Research Like a Pro Genealogy Podcast

Dec 23, 2019

Today's episode of Research Like a Pro is about genealogy education opportunities, including attending genealogy conferences like RootsTech. Our guest, Amberly Beck, talks about her first experience at RootsTech in Salt Lake City and how Tom Jones' classes impacted her. She also shares about her experience speaking at RootsTech London and some of the classes she liked there. After recording the episode, Amberly shared a great thought with us. She said, "Sometimes we love researching so much that we don't want to give up any of our research time to genealogy education.  But every minute of research time we give up to learning, especially about genealogy methodology, we gain back ten-fold. We become much more effective and efficient researchers." Join us for a fun discussion of learning opportunities for genealogists! 


The Genealogy Girl - Amberly's website and blog


How RootsTech and Thomas W. Jones Changed My Life by Amberly Beck at The Genealogy Girl


F.R.O.M. Research

FamilySearch Wiki

Legacy Family Tree Webinars

Certification Discussion Group - Sign up for next group

National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ)

NGS Family History Conference Audio Recordings



Saving Precious Memories, One Photo at a Time – How I Do It by Amberly Beck at the Genealogy Girl

BCG "Ten Minute Methodology" Series at Board for Certification of Genealogists


RootsTech London Virtual Pass - includes the lecture "Tools for testing genealogical proofs" by Robert Anderson at

Donny Osmond Keynote - RootsTech London

Kadeena Cox and Steve Rockwood keynote - RootsTech London - at

3 Facts about Kadeena Cox British Paralympian currently training for Tokyo 2020, at

Research Like a Pro eCourse

Study Group - more information and email list

Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist's Guide by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer on

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