Sorry you're running into trouble getting started. The checklist is designed to walk you through using the tool step by step including setting up the public page and registration pages.Of course, you're free to skip the checklist and just use the tools you want.

You can invite other people to work on your event. Just choose "People" in the main menu, then click the "Coordinator Settings" button. You can then invite others to join your event in various roles.

If you have specific issues or questions, let us know so we can help you out.