Events and Media
When you’re building up your business it’s really helpful to get hands-on support, to develop your skills, and to meet others who are in a similar position to you.
Our friendly and inspirational events give you advice from trusted professionals on a variety of topics, and cover: starting your business; growth; finance; environmental issues; marketing and sales; and websites and social media.
Use the calendar below to find events to suit you, and the link below to view useful videos, images and downloads from previous events.
Digital Skills Workshop – Digital Marketing (next steps)
February 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm| Free
This interactive workshop is brought to you by Dorset Growth Hub, Christchurch & East Dorset Council and Get Set for Growth. It’s a partnership aimed at supporting SME’s in the associated locality to increase their digital capability and competitiveness.
This intermediate level workshop for businesses will focus on how to progress your Digital Marketing to the next stage. It’s a great follow on event from our Basic Intro to Marketing workshop or as a one off for those who want to develop a deeper understanding of where to take your Digital Marketing. It will be delivered by a team of specialists from Dorset Growth Hub with practical hands on experience in delivering Digital Marketing that can work, with limited budgets and time.
This 3 hour workshop will consist of;
- Content Marketing – best practice and ideas and tips on content & planning – 1 hour
- Your Website & SEO – Key factors to consider – 30 mins
- Networking break – 30 mins
- Social Media – Tips and tricks to maximise your social presence – 45 mins
- Feedback & Questions – 15 mins
NOTE: This workshop is completely free and funded by the European Regional Development Fund. It’s delivered by Dorset Growth Hub and WSX Enterprise with knowledge support from Compass Video. It is only open to Dorset, UK registered SME’s and aspiring entrepreneurs within home addresses in Dorset, UK postcodes.
NOTE: Only one place allowed per business. Please contact the Growth Hub if you wish to reserve a space for another organisation or person.
NOTE: This workshop is aimed at businesses in East Dorset (as partially funded by the borough council) so priority will be given to business owners within this locality