Thursday 14th February 2019, 10am-1pm.
Who’s it for? Individuals and businesses who already use social media to promote their enterprise but haven’t yet got to grips with how to use it effectively. The aim of the course is to simplify social media and inspire you to create better and more meaningful content on a regular basis and to engage with your social network.
Social media needs to
work for you and the more you enjoy it, the better your content will
be received and shared by others, delivering more benefits to your
business and paving the way for social media success.
What will it cover?
- Why use social media?
- How to tell a good story and why
- The medium is the message – source
and create better content for your channels.
- Managing social media – plan,
monitor and engage.
- Measuring success – metrics and
There will be
opportunities to work on your own social media channels during the
half-day session, so attendees are invites to bring along their
laptop, tablet or smart phone. Following the workshop, each attendee
will receive a 5-point plan to make improvements to their social
Cost: £20 (£10 per person to be paid in advance and donated to REconomy Centre).
Trainer: Alex Green, Green-Measures Media. green-measures.co.uk
Register your interest by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include your
name, business and social media handles, along with a short sentence
about what you’re hoping to get out of the workshop.
Alex has worked in journalism, PR and social media for public and private companies, including not-for-profits and charities. Much of her experience has been within the tourism sector and the marketing of place or destinations.
“I’m fascinated by
people and places and the stories that bring them to life.
“Social Media can be
a great tool for sharing these stories and helping you to connect
with the individuals or groups that matter.”
Alex has a degree in
Journalism and a Chartered Institute of Marketing Diploma in Managing
Testimonial from Kate
Hewett, Volunteering Support
Officer at South
Hams Community & Voluntary Services (CVS):
“Alex came to support
South Hams Community and Voluntary Services develop their social
media engagement. Alex made the team feel relaxed and able to talk
about their experiences of social media and what they wanted to get
out of it. Alex is enthusiastic about the subject and able to provide
simple practical advice as well as longer term vision. Our session
with Alex made us feel like we understood social media a little
better and made us feel like we had a clear idea about how we could
start making improvements in a manageable way.”