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18 Nov

Enterprise and Innovation Centre at Nottingham Trent University

The new home for local businesses, start-ups, students, graduates and local entrepreneurs. Nottingham Trent University are opening a dynamic and innovative centre for both entrepreneurs and growing enterprises that want to work and co-locate with them.

Boost your Skills. Unlock your Potential - Delivered by Facebook

Host: British Chambers of Commerce
Venue: Cooper Parry, Sky View, East Midlands Airport, Derbyshire, DE74 2SA
Date: Monday 9th December, 2019
Time: 9:00am - 12:30pm
Cost: FREE

Facebook have teamed up with the British Chambers of Commerce and the East Midlands Chamber of Commerce to help you to take your business to the next level by using Facebook’s free tools and training.

Did you know:

  • 1.6 billion people are connected to at least one small or medium business on Facebook
  • 37% of small and medium businesses say they built their business on Facebook
  • 45% of small and medium businesses on Facebook say that they have increased sales.

The event will comprise of two workshops covering:

  • How to Build an Effective Advertising Strategy - You’re ready to advertise but need a strategy and plan. Facebook will walk you through how to define your advertising goals and objectives, reach your target audiences at the right time and place, as well as teaching you how to measure a successful advertising campaign
  • Get Creative with your Mobile - Learn how to plan and create content using your mobile at work or onthe go. Experience advertising with Facebook or Instagram is not required for this session.

We will also be welcomed by our host, Cooper Parry, they will touch on Digital Culture and Cloud based technologies.

Tens of millions of local businesses, like yours, use Facebook and Instagram to get started online. And because of that, Facebook is investing in more people, tools and programmes to help local businesses succeed in growing their businesses or community, as well as helping people to get the digital skills they need to thrive in their roles.

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