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Social Media for Small Business – Facebook, Part 2
November 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Did you know that:
- 77% of consumers are more likely to buy from brands they follow on social
- 84% of C-level and VP-level buyers are influenced by social media when purchasing
The MEV Innovation Centre in Milton and Silicon Halton have launched a free series of seminars to help small business owners understand the power of social media in their marketing strategies. The series will take an in depth look at the capabilities of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn for business and give you an opportunity to learn from local experts and network with your fellow entrepreneurs to drive tangible results for your business.
This Month’s Topic: Facebook Groups For Small Business
Leveraging the right social media tools is like having a secret road map right to your customer. In this session, we will look at how to fully leverage the power of Facebook Groups – to grow your business and turn your customers into raving fans! You will learn:
- The difference between a Profile, Page & Group
- How to get Started with a New Group
- How to Prevent and Manage Conflict
- How to Create a Supportive Group Culture
- How to Get Help and Train a Team
- How to use Group Insights
- How to Increase Member Participation
- How to Grow Your Group
About the presenter:
This fast paced session will be delivered by Christie Chewka of Media Squirrel, helping business owners connect with customers, clients and future fans through online marketing , promotional products and strategic loyalty programs. Christie spent 10 years working onboard Cruise Ships creating a social buzz for shopping ashore. Using in-cabin television, live presentations, live seminars and creative promotions, Christie became an award winning, record breaking social communications dynamo. Now she’s ready to take what she learned and apply it to your business using the online marketing tools most appropriate for your business. There are no cookie cutter solutions in social media only experience, creativity and patience. Come on … let’s go!