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.
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Email is one of the most powerful digital marketing tools available to businesses. But it's also one of the most undervalued, particularly by smaller firms. Email allows you to connect with an audience that are genuinely interested in your products. This workshop is for businesses keen to explore how to use email marketing. It will include an explanation of how to set up and begin using MailChimp. Delivered by Andrew Knowles, our experienced and talented Digital Specialist, he will take…Find out more »
Thinking of starting a business? Then register for a FREE place on our extremely popular 2 Day Business Essentials Course. Can I attend? I have Dorset postcode and I am thinking of starting a business with a genuine idea, but have not yet started trading and have not registered my business yet. OR I have registered my business in Dorset within the last 12 months and I can prove this with my company number and registration date or the letter…Find out more »
This event is for participants of the Inspiring Enterprise Project only. For more information on how to join the project contact the team on 0800 140 4537. Social Media Marketing with Jane Buswell. This workshop will help you make sense of social media marketing for your business. This workshop will cover Understanding which social media platform will work best for you Learning about engaging with your target market Making the most of your activities on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and…Find out more »
This workshop will look at taking your Facebook for Business plan to the next level. You will by now know all the essentials to gain traction for your business on Facebook, but what next? How do you build a plan? How do you maximise your time to glean the best returns? Is your tone of voice correct for your audience?Are you using Facebook ads to support your growth on the platform?Is Facebook still the right channel to use? If you…Find out more »
Nine out of 10 UK internet users use Facebook (OFCOM, 2018). This gives businesses a huge opportunity.This workshop covers the basics of setting up and running a Facebook Page for business.It will include: Tips for building an audience for your Page Using your Page for customer service The difference between Page and a Group Making sense of Page Insights (analytics) Q&A on specific Page features and functions This is for you if you're considering setting up a Facebook Page, or you've…Find out more »