Member Q&A: Navigating the New VGM Website

Published in Member Communities on February 03, 2020

    
Question: Where can I find information about upcoming events and webinars hosted by VGM? 

Answer:  

  1. Go to vgm.com
  2. In the blue menu at the top of the page, hover over the “About” tab. You will then see a white menu appear underneath. Click on the “Events” tab from here. Events
  3. Scroll down and you’ll be able to see the upcoming events! You can filter by membership community or by certain tags provided on the right-hand side of the screen. 

Events

Question: Where do I find VGM’s podcasts? 

Answer:  

  1. Go to vgm.com.  
  2. In the blue menu at the top of the page, click on the “News” tab.News 
  3. Scroll down and you’ll be able to see options to “Filter by Category” and “Filter by Type.” Click on the drop-down menu for “Filter by Type” and select the “Podcast” option. News
  4. All podcasts associated under the selected category will then appear on the screen. News
  5. If you click on the drop-down menu for “Filter by Category” and click on “Select a Category,” all podcasts across all membership communities will appear. News
  6. You can also filter by selecting a specific membership community from this drop-down menu and see podcasts specific to only that membership community.News

Question: How can I submit a contact form to get in touch with an associate? 

Answer: 

  1. Go to vgm.com
  2. In the blue menu at the top of the page, click on the “Contact” tab. Contact
  3. Scroll down and fill out the form! An associate will reach out to you shortly after your form is submitted.

Contact

For any other questions about how to navigate the new website, please let us know by filling out the Contact form.

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