Save Time on Digital Marketing With These Two Free Chamber Events
Time flies and this New Year will be no exception. Social Media Examiner reports that 64% of marketers use social media for 6 hours or more a week. Of marketers, 37% use it for 11 or more hours a week. Ain’t no business owner got time for that!
So, how can you do the job of a social media marketer and in (hopefully) less than half the time. Our first seminars of 2017 can help you figure that out. From simple strategies to free tools and websites that you can use to schedule your content to post while you work, Kiosha Boyles and Connor Watkins will save you time and show you how to spend your money to meet your advertising goals.
Scroll down for a better description of each seminar on January 17 and 19 and then RSVP for the topics you need to learn from the most.
Is planning ahead your New Year’s Resolution? Below are links to all of our other professional development seminars. Go ahead and RSVP and get them on your favorites on your calendar. All seminars begin at 7:45 a.m. at the Greater Lexington Chamber and are free to Chamber members.
- Tuesday, Feb. 7 – Becoming a Leader/Person of Influence
- Tuesday, Feb. 21 – Change Your Organization’s Culture: Improve Profits by making Employee Dreams Come True
- Tuesday, Mar. 7 – Coaching Millenials: A Practical Strategy
- Tuesday, Mar. 21 – Marketing Your Organization Smartly to Attract Top Talent Candidates
- Tuesday, Apr. 4 – 3 Strategies to a Premier Organization
Digital Planning, Social Engagement and Social Media
Tuesday, Jan. 17 @ 7:45 AM
This professional development session is designed to give you a glimpse into the world of social media marketing. During the workshop, you will leave with an understanding of the latest social media trends and tools, with plenty of examples and practical advice that you can apply to your own marketing strategy.
Bring your social media questions and be prepared to learn about the follow areas:
- Tips to build your social media strategy from scratch
- A snapshot of top social networks and their benefits to you
- The most effective tools and apps to help management
- Social media forecasts to keep you ahead of competitors
ABOUT KIOSHA BOYLES: Kiosha Boyles is the owner of Digitize Marketing, a web marketing firm with a successful track record in social media and integrated marketing campaigns. She is a certified Inbound Marketing Specialist with advanced degrees from Columbia College and the University of South Carolina. Kiosha was recognized as a Influential Woman in Business by the Columbia Regional Business Report, named among The State Newspaper’s Top 20 under 40 and listed on the SC Black Pages Top 40 under 40.
Should I Pay For Facebook? – Thursday, Jan. 19 @ 8:30 AM
With the decline in the unpaid reach of Facebook page posts, more businesses are shifting their budgets to include Facebook ads. Now the question is which ads are right for each business and how do you get the most bang for your buck.
Join multimedia strategist Connor Watkins on Thursday, January 19 at 8:30 a.m. at the Greater Lexington Chamber as he breaks down all the options you have to advertise on Facebook and how to accomplish your goals while staying in your budget.
This is a free event and will last for approximately one hour.