Understand how to manage social media content and capitalise on social media trends to help a small business or organisation to thrive in today's connected world.
We will look at the different types of social network to help you choose the right one(s) for your business so that you can effectively communicate with your customers in modern and innovative ways at no cost - other than your time and creativity.
Drawing on examples from successful campaigns we will look at capitalising on social trends - or creating new ones that creatively engage with customers and promote your business to new and existing markets.
*PLEASE NOTE - This course running is subject to receiving sufficient enrolment numbers. Newbury College reserves the right to close, cancel or postpone a course if it has not received the minimum required enrolment number by the scheduled start date. In the case of cancellation, enrolled learners will be notified approximately one week before the start date.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course. This course is primarily aimed at the self-employed, small business owners and people who use social media as part of their job, however you may also join to understand more about social media in other contexts.
Some basic understanding of computer and/or mobile device use would be an advantage.
There are no formal qualifications attached to this course.
This is an informal short course. Students will be able to self-assess their own achievement through their ability to carry out the skills they learn during the course.
This is a short one-day course and no homework will be set. Students are however encouraged to continue practicing the skills they learn and put them into practice.
Students do not need to be in relevant work to undertake this course.
Students can progress on to the second part of this programme Social Media for Business Part 2.
Fees and Additional Costs
There are no additional costs associated with this course.