Do you know how to tweet?
Do you know how to network online?
Probably, but what about using social media as a practical tool in work or when running your own business? This course will help you do that. You will learn how to use social media to do market research and to promote products and services. These are sought after skills for your own business or those of potential employers.
Research suggests that writing down your future hopes, plans and ambitions and how they might be achieved will help you make it happen. This course will enable you to produce a personal development plan. During the course you will complete a number of activities that will improve your skills in working with others and achieving goals. In addition, you will identify employment opportunities that meet your particular skills.
Is marketing all about advertising and junk mail? Now there’s an opportunity to find out. This is an engaging two day workshop to help you identify and improve your existing business skills and to learn how to put into practice some basic principles of marketing. The course is ideal for anyone thinking about starting a business or going into a marketing or sales job.
Practical Skills for Business takes you through all the aspects you need to know to get your business started and running successfully.
If you have a hobby, skill or idea that you think might be the basis for making some money, then this workshop is for you. Every business starts with an idea, an initial spark of inspiration that has to be put into practice. On this workshop, you will be guided how to assess your idea and how to evaluate the opportunity it may present.