MESH - Social Media for Small Businesses Workshop Day

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Provider: Jamie House Director Connected Business Media

Social Media for Small Businesses Workshop Day at THINQTANQ

What is it?

A one-day creative and fun workshop to help you make a series of key decisions that set out a path to a more effective, time efficient and successful use of social media.

The workshop is aimed at entrepneurs and small business owners who have been trying out social media for some time but are not seeing any concrete results.

Why Social Media? Why this workshop?

Having a website for your business has been a requirement for some years, but social media has changed everything and is constantly changing. As a result, social media must be part of any effective strategy for marketing, growing, and maintaining the reputation of any business or personal brand.

This workshop sets out the key steps to forming a strategy for the use of social media in your business. Delivered by Jamie House owner of the Social Media Marketing Agency; www.connectedbusinessmedia.com

What do people say about it?

"Jamie House founder of Connected Business Media he helps small businesses leverage the power of social media and online marketing to help them get more customers."

"Jamie is a award winning artist, social media expert, Google partner, and Facebook verified advertiser, I have worked on research with Neurologist Baroness Susan Greenfield on the power and effects of social media that inform the highly successful advertising campaigns I run. He understands how important it is to be creative, think differently and stand out in an overcrowded noisy world especially in the highly competitive business sector."

  • Understand how Social Media works and why it is different from traditional marketing tools;
  • Identify what is missing from your current activities and what may be preventing you from achieving success;
  • Choose which platforms are right for your business and learn the basics about how they work;
  • Learn how to build conversations with your clients and advocates;
  • Create your own personalised plan to implement a social media strategy in your business;
  • Integrate measurement techniques into your strategy so that you can learn and improve;
  • Demonstrate the value of social media to your business by measuring the important results.


Participants in the workshop will receive:

A set of preparatory ‘homework’ tasks to attempt before the workshop;

A personal workbook containing all the notes and links from the session and in which to record and develop your thoughts during and afterwards;

Free membership of the growing Connected Business Media which will share links to useful resources and through which participants can provide each other with ongoing support in a private group exclusively for workshop attendees.

Refreshments and lunch.

Workshop Agenda

Please bring a Wifi enabled Laptop, and a smartphone/tablet if you use one.

The workshop is an interactive mixture of instruction, discussion and group work, exploring and developing the Steps to a Social Media Strategy for all participants.

9.00 Arrive and Coffee
9.30 Introductions
The Principles of Social Media
Your Audience

Who is your Audience?

Listening Processes

Goal Identification

10.30 Tea/Coffee
10.50 Conversations

How Conversations Work

Tools and Tactics

13.00 Lunch
14.00 Putting the Strategy Together

Social Home

Social Outposts

Social Objects

15.00 Tea/Coffee
15.20 Planning the coming Year

Content Plan

Task List

Questions and Support

16.00 Close

Special Extra for all workshop Participants

On completion of the workshop all participants will have the chance to have a FREE business audit (usually sells for £97) which will identify where your business could improve. We will analyse all your social media, advertising, and your website. You'll get a copy of the audit with our expert suggestions on how you could improve to gain more customers.

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