Business Workshop Looks at Making Social Media Work - in Traverse City Sept. 30
Session 2 in the Series:
Making Social Media Work for Your Business
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 8-10 a.m. (doors open at 7:45)
Making Social Media Work for Your Business will be the topic of a September 30 workshop in Traverse City. The workshop will run from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in the Community Room at the TBA Credit Union located at 630 East Front Street. The event is part of the Building Your Business: Making the Most of Your Marketing series.
The workshop will look at the value of using social media to reach customers, how it can lead to new customers, and how it drives repeat business from current customers. There will also be a discussion of the five most popular social media networks and how businesses can decide which ones are right for them.
The cost of the workshop is $10. Registration is available online at: NorthwestMichiganBusiness.com. TBA Credit Union members may register free of charge. For more information, call: 231-922-3780.
The Building Your Business: Making the Most of Your Marketing series is being presented by TBA Credit Union and produced by the Northwest Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and Constant Contact. Another workshop looking at Email Marketing for Success will be held October 14.
Have you been thinking about marketing your business with social media, but you feel overwhelmed and not sure how to get started? Or maybe you’re not convinced that it works? This seminar will show you the value of using social media to reach your customers, how it can lead to new customers and how it drives repeat business from your current customers. We’ll take a look at the 5 most popular social media networks – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Pinterest – and help you decide what is right for your business.
We’ll show you the benefits of using each, how other organizations are marketing with them, and some dos and don’ts of each channel. You’ll also get tips on how to tell if your social media activity is working.
TBA Credit Union presents the Building Your Business: Making the Most of Your Marketing series in their new regional headquarters in Traverse City to help local businesses become more profitable through strategic marketing efforts.
TBA Credit Union website: tbacu.com
One of the co-producers of this marketing series, Constant Contact empowers small businesses and organizations to create and grow customer relationships and succeed.
Constant Contact website: ConstantContact.com
One of the co-producers of this marketing series, the SBDC is a statewide business assistance program that provides one-on-one counseling, training and research support for Michigan small businesses. The Northwest Michigan Regional office is hosted by the Northwest Michigan Council of Governments.
SBDC website: Small Business Development Center (Northwest Region)
Northwest Michigan Works! is an essential resource for employers and job seekers in the Northern Michigan area.Kathy Stuart, Michigan Rubber Products Human Resource Manager