Using social media to develop business relationships (Bite Size Workshop)
Learn about how using social media tools such as blogs, twitter, linkedin and more, can help to either deflate or shape your company profile both on and offline. In this unique bite sized workshop you’ll discover how to use social media tools effectively to reach and communicate with your target customers.
Gain a solid introduction to social media tools to share, collaborate, promote your brand and expand your customer base in a relaxed atmosphere at a central location in Birmingham, only 10 minutes walk from the city centre or New Street train station, with onsite paid parking for anyone traveling by car.
Whether you work in the business or consumer sector this short training course will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to manage your social media profile with confidence.
Who should attend?
Beginners and non-users of social media – If you’ve heard the buzz about social media and don’t understand the harm or value it can bring to your business brand or you’ve setup your social media profiles but don’t know how to use them for finding and engaging with new customers for increasing your brand reach.
This workshop is suitable for most small to medium sized businesses as well as large enterprises, Owner Managers, Directors, Managers, Marketing Professionals, staff members with sales or customer service responsibilities.
- A small group of around 15 people per session means you’ll get an opportunity to network with other attendees.
- Hands-on training workshop give you a real insight and better understanding with how to use digital media tools.
- Walk away with a personal action plan which you can implement straight after attending the training event.
- Get more from your training budget with our hands on training, leave with newly developed skills.
- Anyone NEW to digital marketing needing to understand how digital marketing should be used to find new customers, how to engage with them and develop new business, then this workshop is for you.
- Upon completion of the training course, delegates will be able to plan and implement a digital marketing campaign encompassing one or more digital marketing tools.
Please also read this study: Brands Must Do Better in Social Media
A recent article about Social Media in Birmingham:
Birmingham firms make most of networking sites
The digital landscape – learn about what is “out there” as well as when and how to integrate social media platforms into your marketing strategy.
Learn how to use social media tools to engage with customers to enhance your online profile.
Discover strategies and digital tools to help you monitor your online profile.
Hands-on workshop: helping you with the 1st steps of setting up your social media profile and how to use digital tools to engage with your target customers.
Book your FREE 45 minute consultation following the event to support your individual learning needs.
Friday 11th September 2009
9.00am – 12.00pm
Profile of the trainers
Nicola Gittins is currently a Senior Lecturer at Birmingham City University Business School, she has over 15 years marketing management experience. With specialist knowledge of marketing communications, Nicola has worked with a number of major blue chip organisations in a variety of sectors, including Barclays Bank, Cable & Wireless and Land Rover.
Jashpal Mall who has over 14 years’ experience in design and marketing, working in blue-chip organisations such as Trinity Mirror Group, Games Domain and BT. He is a qualified Higher Education teacher and has previously been a visiting lecturer at Birmingham City University, teaching courses on digital media and visual communication.
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Friday 11th September 2009, 9.00am – 12.00pm
The Bond, 180-182 Fazeley Street, Birmingham, B5 5SE
Pall Mall Media are facilitating a series of business workshops which will leave attendees with a full breadth and understanding of each subject matter, with an action plan to implement what they’ve learned immediately after the event.