Jan
23
Thu
Facebook Advertising (advanced) @ Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Facebook Advertising (advanced) @ Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

More than 14 million Canadians check their Facebook every day. Learn how to use Facebook advertising to reach your customers, make connection, and enhance your presence.

Learn how to:
– use Facebook newsfeed formulas to your advantage;
– create effective Facebook ads; and,
– boost posts.

Note: this class is for those who have already set up their Business Facebook page.

Registration deadline: January 21st, please call 250-352-1933 ext:100 to register

Instructor: Chris Holland, Juggernaut Marketing & Communications

Jan
31
Fri
Fusion Marketing for a Digital World @ Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Fusion Marketing for a Digital World @ Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Fusion Methodology: like-minded people working together for mutual benefit.

Digital marketing is booming and it’s important to maximize your organic growth through fusion methodology. Instructor, Chris Holland reviews fusion methods, organic growth, and digital marketing opportunities, and how they can help your business become accessible to the ideal demographic. Once you effectively apply these tools, your marketing campaigns will not only be more successful, they will be more enjoyable to run!

Registration deadline: January 29

Instructor: Chris Holland, Juggernaut Marketing & Communications

Feb
14
Fri
Facebook and LinkedIn for Business (beginner) @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Feb 14 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Facebook and LinkedIn for Business (beginner) @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Learn the basics on how to use Facebook and LinkedIn to benefit your business and bring you more customers. Facebook is a free platform being used by most small businesses for marketing and promotions. LinkedIn is a great networking tool. You will be setting up your Facebook business page and LinkedIn profile so it’s helpful if you have access to photos, logo (optional) and ideas about your write-ups.

 

Registration deadline: Feb 12

Instructor: Chris Holland, Juggernaut Marketing & Communications

Feb
25
Tue
Building Your Website & Online Store with Shopify.com @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm
Building Your Website & Online Store with Shopify.com @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Two day workshop, Feb 25 & 26, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm each day

In this hands-on, two-day workshop you will learn to create, build and manage your own online store using one of the leading Software as Service platforms: Shopify.

Bring your product description and photos, other text (e.g. shipping details, logos, images) and imagination to craft your own fully functioning online store (with a free 14 day trial from Shopify) by the end of the workshop. The workshop format involves some lecture and demonstration but is centered on participants engaged in their own website project. With a small class size there is plenty of time for questions and one-on-one help.

Shopify offers a free 14 day trial of software. Plans start as low as $15/month to include online store interface, secure payments, shipping and built-in and third party payment gateway options.

Examples of local Shopify stores: http://backdirtroad.ca  and http://culinary-conspiracy.com

Deadline to register: February 20

Instructor: Nikta Boroumand, Maverick Designs

 

Mar
9
Mon
Marketing Design with ‘Canva’ @ Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Marketing Design with 'Canva' @ Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

Canva gives you all the tools you need to give your marketing a professional look. Use your own photos or stock images from Canva and apply them to hundreds of professionally designed layouts or create your own from scratch. Ideal for social media posts (Facebook and Instagram), flyers, posters, business cards, tshirt designs etc. Free app or paid version available.

Registration deadline: Mar 4

Instructor: Alex Balcer

Mar
16
Mon
Instagram: Amp Up Your Game! (intermediate/advanced) @ Community Futures Central Kootenay (Nelson, BC) Tickets
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Instagram: Amp Up Your Game! (intermediate/advanced) @ Community Futures Central Kootenay (Nelson, BC)

For those who are already familiar with Instagram and would like to know more about proper hashtags, planning posts, composing better pictures. The goal is to improve your workflow, engage with and attract more followers, and help build a profile to represent your business and brand. We will be using your existing pictures and some Instagram available apps too.

Instructor: Alex Balcer
Registration Deadline: Sept 20

Mar
30
Mon
Building Your Website with WordPress @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay Tickets
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – Mar 31 @ 4:00 pm
Building Your Website with Wordpress @ Nelson Community Futures Central Kootenay | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada

In this two-day workshop (Mar 30 & 31) learn to create, build, and manage your own website using the world’s leading open-source web publishing platform, WordPress.com. Bring your text, images, and imagination to build a fully functioning website (with free hosting).

Workshop includes lecture and demonstration, but mostly focuses on participants building their own website. There is plenty of time for questions and one-on-one instruction.

Students must have intermediate computer and internet skills, including:

  • experience with software such as Microsoft Word;
  • an ability to navigate folders for accessing/ saving documents/ images;
  • an accessible web email account.

More info: www.bigbrowneyes.ca/posts/wordpress-com-workshop/

Deadline to register: March 24

Instructor: Nikta Boroumand, Maverick Designs