Collaborate for Growth Supporting Growth

Using Social Media Effectively

Event Information:

Type: Business Growth

Venue: LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE, Leicestershire

Date: Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Member Price: FREE

Non-Member Price: FREE


A workshop aimed at businesses in the creative sector, based in Leicester or Leicestershire.

This highly interactive and innovative workshop will be run with the majority of the work being done by attendees in small mini groups each of which will tackle a specific activity designed by workshop leader Karen Cureton of Cureton Consulting.

The workshop aims to develop attendees’ skills whilst also answering their specific needs.  Karen will also use live examples throughout the workshop so that attendees can actually see the process happening: from idea, to content generation, to social media management, to engagement.

Top hints and tips and time saving ideas

Throughout the workshop Karen will also liberally sprinkle top tips and hints, time saving ideas and links to free resources so that each attendee leaves with an arsenal of additional information ready to use.  Karen will also invite attendees to share their experiences and top tips with the room – after all everyone there will have knowledge and it’s good to share!

Karen is absolutely committed to ensuring that each attendee leaves this workshop knowing how to create great content and, indeed, will have started that process during this workshop. Why so committed to great content?  Because in all Karen’s years of experience the biggest barrier to social media success is a lack of quality content.  So attendees will work with Karen to construct a social media calendar which will be used on a monthly basis and which will help them organise their thoughts and plan ahead whilst giving them the flexibility required to continue their creativity and maximise on opportunities as they appear during the month.

Post-workshop

Post the workshop Karen will provide a 1-2-1 session via Skype as a follow on to answer any additional questions, check in on the attendees success post the workshop, and encourage them to continue developing and sharing great content!

In order to apply for this programme you must: 

  • Be a trading creative business with products and/or services ready for sale
  • Be based in Leicester and Leicestershire
  • Have been trading for over 12 months

This FREE workshop would usually cost £350 to attend.

This workshop is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and Leicester City Council.

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