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 – Intro to Digital Marketing (for beginners)
January 24 @ 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 entry-level workshop for businesses will focus on how to get started with Digital Marketing or how to re-evaluate your existing digital marketing strategies. 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;
- Digital Marketing – Realistic ideas, tips and tools to get you started – 1 hour
- Case studies and examples of Dorset businesses using Digital marketing effectively – 15 mins
- Networking break – 30 mins
- Social Media – Choosing the Right Channel for your Business – 1 hour
- Feedback & Questions – 15 mins
Note: This workshop is completely free and funded by the European Regional Development Fund. It’s delivered by GetSet for Growth, Dorset Growth Hub and WSX Enterprise in working partnership with Christchurch & East Dorset Council. It is only open to Dorset, UK registered SME’s and ideally if you are located in the East Dorset region.
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