Sep 132016
 

Essential information on Social Media for Company Directors and Business Owners

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The Social Media Essentials half-day interactive courses will provide you with the tools and techniques you need to develop, execute and evaluate a successful social media strategy for yourself and your business.

Social Media for Beginners – Half-day Workshop 09:00 to 12:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself or your business on-line?

social media dd croppedIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Everything you have ever wanted to know about Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter but were afraid to ask

  • How to gain 1,000 Twitter followers in just 3 weeks
  • How to make your LinkedIn profile work for you
  • Facebook really can be used for Business

Social Media for Business – Half-day Workshop 13:00 to 16:30

Social Media for Business

Proven, practical tips and techniques to help you win business via social media

  • Gain a greater understanding of how Social Media can be used to win business.
  • Learn useful tips and techniques that you can use in your own business to boost sales and increase growth

Social Media has dramatically changed the way businesses engage with their customers – it is no longer about having a web-site and an e-mail address. No matter what type of business you are running,Social Media tools should be at the heart of your sales and marketing strategy.

Course Content

  • Choose your channels – how do you know which social media channels to use and how should you use them?
  • Build relationships – just like face-to-face networking, how do you build successful business relationships using social media?
  • “It’s Marketing”, Jim, “but not as we know it” – or is it? What’s different about social media marketing and what’s the same
  • 10 Myths about Social Media for Business – don’t believe everything you read about Social Media
  • Putting it all together – how to develop a Social Media Marketing strategy that works for you

“I came away with 2 pages of things to do, which I got started on when I got home.”
Inge Dowden Business Growth & Happiness Coach

Getting to grips with Social Media may appear daunting at first but it can make the difference between success and failure for your business – and in a lot of cases the only cost to your business is the.time you need to put in to make it work.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to win business via Social Media.

Book Now

The fee for each ½-day workshop is:

  • £99.00 (+ VAT) for invoiced payment
  • £89.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £79.00 (+ VAT) for excellencia partners*

Book a place on Social Media for Beginners and Social Media for Business on the same day and you will get a 10% discount and a free lunch! 

Places are limited so book on-line today!

*Discounts on Excellencia course fees are available for:

 

Jun 252015
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Thursday 30 July 2015, Orchard Street Business Centre, 14 Orchard Street, Bristol BS1 5EH

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

social media dd croppedIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £89.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £79.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for NEDworks Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here:

Oct 282014
 

The Excellencia LinkedIn group, provides an on-line forum to share best-practice and help you stay on top of the latest developments in Corporate Governance

Join the Excellencia LinkedIn Group

linkedinJoin the Excellencia LinkedIn group today and become part of a growing community who are sharing their ideas and best practices on Corporate Governance and Board Effectiveness.

As a group member, you will:

  • Gain insight on the changing landscape of Corporate Governance – how organisations of all sizes in the private, public and voluntary sectors are becoming more effective
  • Find the latest news on developments in Board practices and how they can enable improved business growth
  • Get access to free white papers, case studies, events, seminars and courses to enable your board to be more effective
  • Participate in up to the minute discussion topics, share your thoughts, ask questions, read what your peers and thought leaders have to say

 Join others by asking questions, adding comments, and sharing your ideas, or just read what others are posting. This LinkedIn group is for you; we encourage you to make the most of it.

What is LinkedIn?

According to the LinkedIn Corporation, LinkedIn is an interconnected network of experienced professionals from around the world, representing 150 industries and 200 countries. You can find, be introduced to, and collaborate with qualified professionals that you need to work with to accomplish your goals.

Registering for a LinkedIn Account

If you are already a LinkedIn member, joining the Excellencia LinkedIn group is easy—simply click here to go directly to the group.

If you do not have a LinkedIn account, you must register for an account prior to joining the Excellencia LinkedIn group.

  1. Visit LinkedIn www.linkedin.com.
  2. Complete the “Join LinkedIn Today” box in the top, right corner.
    1. The email address (Username)—use either your personal or professional email account, whichever you will use more often to receive updates and information from group members.
    2. Password—must be more than 6 characters
  3. Complete as much of your profile information as you like. We suggest that you complete at least the basic profile information for networking opportunities. (Top 5 tips for using LinkedIn to promote yourself on-line)

Logging Into Your LinkedIn Account

Once you have created a LinkedIn account, you can sign into it from any computer or mobile device that allows Web access.

  1. Visit LinkedIn www.linkedin.com
  2. Enter your Username (email address) and Password
  3. Click “Sign In”

Joining a Group

The membership criteria of a LinkedIn group is determined by the specific group’s manager. Usually you must be approved by the group’s manager in order to join the group or this may be done automatically in some instances.

To go directly to the Excellencia LinkedIn Group

  1. Login to your LinkedIn Account
  2. Go to the Excellencia LinkedIn Group
  3. If you do not go directly to the group upon login, follow the instructions below:
    1. Click on ‘Groups‘ on the drop-down menu next to the ‘Search‘ box at the top of the page.
    2. Type Excellencia into the Search box.
  4. Click on the Search icon.
  5. Select Excellencia from the list of search results.

Posting Guidelines

As a member of the Excellencia LinkedIn group you are very welcome to create a new discussion or comment on existing discussions.

Your opinions and feedback are welcome. Please present them in an objective and respectful way that allows for a continued information relationship.

While this Group provides an open forum, it is intended to maintain respect for those who participate. Please keep your comments respectful and relevant.

Participants are asked to follow our posting guidelines below. Violation of the guidelines below may result in your post being removed or you being asked to leave the group.

  • We do not, under any circumstance, allow graphic, obscene, sexually explicit or racial comments or submissions; nor do we allow comments that are abusive, hateful, or intended to defame anyone or any organization.
  • We do not allow comments that suggest or encourage illegal activity.
  • You participate at your own risk, taking personal responsibility for your comments, your username and any information provided.
  • Please post all job-related comments on the Jobs posting tab for this group.
  • Members are welcome to promote themselves or their organisations using the Promotions tab.

Questions

If you have any questions about joining the Excellencia LinkedIn Group, please email Debbie Wright.

Note: If you received an Invitation to join a group, you may be pre-approved to join. To ensure that you are automatically approved to join the group, you should make sure that the email address you received the Invitation at is one of your confirmed email addresses on your account. Go to ‘Settings’ from the header of the home page, and click ‘Email Addresses’ to view, add, or delete an email address.

Mar 252014
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Tuesday 1 April 2014, Orchard Street Business Centre, 14 Orchard Street, Bristol BS1 5EH

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

branduIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £89.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £79.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for NEDworks Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here:

Oct 232013
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Wednesday 6 November 2013, Advanced Business Solutions, Milton Park, Abingdon Oxon OX14 4RY

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

branduIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £59.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £49.00 (+ VAT) for Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here:

Jul 112013
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Wednesday 4 September 2013, Advanced Business Solutions, Milton Park, Abingdon Oxon OX14 4RY

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

branduIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £59.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £49.00 (+ VAT) for Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here:

Jun 142013
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Wednesday 3 July 2013, Advanced Business Solutions, Milton Park, Abingdon Oxon OX14 4RY

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

branduIf not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £59.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £49.00 (+ VAT) for Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here: (https://uk.linkedin.com/in/daviddoughty

Apr 172013
 

Social Media for Beginners
Half-day Workshop

Wednesday 15 May 2013, Orchard Street Business Centre, 14 Orchard Street, Bristol BS1 5EH

13:00 to 16:30

  • Are you making the most of Social Media?
  • Is your LinkedIn profile up to date?
  • Are you using Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as a specialist in your field?

social media marketing workshop

If not then the Social Media for Beginners Half-day Workshop is an essential next step in establishing your Social Media presence.

Social Media has dramatically changed the face of career development – it is no longer about simply keeping your CV up to date. If you are employed or running your own business Social Media tools should be at the heart of your career development strategy.

Whether you are embarking on a Portfolio Career or a new full-time role you can increase your chances of success by using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media apps.

Learn what to do and what not to do.

Packed with powerful practical tips and techniques this workshop will unveil the mysteries of Social Media and equip you with all you need to enable you to establish an on-line presence.

Social Media Essentials
Half-day interactive workshops:

  • Social Media for Beginners
  • Social Media for Business

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Book Now

The fee for this ½-day workshop is:

  • £69.00 (+ VAT) for non-members.
  • £59.00 (+ VAT) payment with booking by BACs or PayPal
  • £49.00 (+ VAT) for Tier1 members

Places are limited so book on-line today!

Course Leader: David Doughty CDir FIoD FCIM FBCS

2a7f488The course is delivered by David Doughty, a Chartered Director and highly experienced Non-Executive, Chief Executive, Chair, Entrepreneur and Business Mentor. David has been a member of LinkedIn since 2006 and actively uses Social Media to promote a number of businesses. See his LinkedIn profile here: (https://uk.linkedin.com/in/daviddoughty