Flint, MI (PressExposure) June 15, 2009 -- Twitterâ¦Facebookâ¦ LinkedInâ¦Chances are, youâve heard about these social networking websites. But, do you know how to use these powerful tools for strategic business purposes? Any business professional in Mid-Michigan who wants to learn how to improve their business using social networking needs to attend the âBusiness Social Networking Educational Seriesâ this fall. The series is being offered through a partnership between GEMS Solutions and Frankenmuth Community Education.
âItâs critical for businesses today to harness this new wave of social networking and social media to grow your contacts, personal reputation, brand, and your business,â says Rebecca Kotz, Web Marketing Consultant at GEMS Solutions. âThese tools are also great to capture conversation happening about your company, products, industry, and marketâand theyâll allow you to start participating in these conversations. If youâre not out there, youâre missing it!â
This series is for all business professionals, whether youâre relatively new to social networking or have been doing it for years. The four hands-on classes will provide tips and strategies that you can start using right away. The classes include:
â¢ Sept 16, 2009: Business Social Networking Strategies (2-4 p.m.): This 2-hour seminar covers social networking strategies, success stories, and examples. Learn how your business can fully utilize these tools. Register by August 20th and get 55% off the regular $55/person! Only $25 per person.
â¢ Oct. 7, 2009: Twitter 101 for Business (4-6:30 p.m.): This 2.5-hour computer course covers how to initiate your Twitter account and utilize the tips, tricks, and secrets to tweeting and following. Limited seating. Register by September 23rd and get 46% off the regular $65/person! Only $35/person.
â¢ Oct. 21, 2009: Facebook 101 for Business (4-6:30 p.m.): This 2.5-hour computer course covers how to initiate your business Facebook account along with tips and tricks to build your fans and brand. Limited seating. Register by October 6th and get 46% off the regular $65/person! Only $35 per person.
â¢ Nov. 4, 2009: LinkedIn 101 for Business (4-6:30 p.m.): This 2.5-hour computer course covers how to initiate your LinkedIn profile, create/use groups, and build your network and personal brand. Limited seating. Register by October 16th and get 46% off the regular $65/person! Only $35 per person.
For details, visit the GEMS Solutions website at http://www.gems-solutions.com. To register for one or all four in this first-of-its-kind series, call Frankenmuth Community Education at 989-652-6351.
About Frankenmuth Community Education Frankenmuth Community Education provides as many educational and enrichment opportunities as possible to people of all ages to our community and surrounding area.