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Introduction to Digital Marketing


This 3-hour workshop will give digital marketing beginners an overview of the digital channels available for use. The workshop will explain the key concepts associated with many popular digital channels and share useful digital strategy planning tools to help you get started on your digital journey. This workshop will include: Exploring the latest opportunities in digital marketing Identifying your ideal customers How to build a digital marketing strategy Establishing a web presence Introduction to SEO Introduction to social media Introduction to email marketing Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Business owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who want to use more digital marketing in their business. This workshop is aimed at beginner level so previous experience of digital is not required.   Workshop Facilitator Named the ‘Young Digital Person of 2018’, Emma is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK.  Most recently, Emma has taken on the role of a Live Class Expert Speaker on the Google Squared Online Digital Marketing programme. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40, Emma has worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and GRAHAM Group amongst many other brands, agencies and SMEs.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Rescheduled: Advanced Facebook


Advanced Facebook If you are currently using Facebook and want to learn how to reach new customers, use post types that get you the most reach, use Facebook Live and become familiar with the Facebook ads interface then this workshop is for you. This 3 hour ‘Advanced Facebook Workshop’ will share practical insights, tips and tricks to supercharge your Facebook Business page. It is suggested that you have a Facebook page already established and that you post to it on a frequent basis to get the most out of this workshop.   This workshop will include: A review of the latest Facebook developments and what they mean Facebook Live explained Facebook Canvas explained Facebook Ads – going beyond boosted posts Facebook Insights Running competitions on Facebook Facebook content planning Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Business Owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who are already using Facebook and wish to boost performance on this platform even more. It will be expected that you will be using your Facebook Business page daily and have a good understanding of how it works. Workshop Facilitator Emma Gribben is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40 and the Young Digital Person of 2018, Emma is regarded as an accomplished digital consultant. Having worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and Vodafone amongst many brands, agencies and SMEs, Emma will share her insights and knowledge in this workshop for your benefit.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


SAGE BUSINESS CLOUD ACCOUNTING PRESENTATION AND WORKSHOP


Sage Business Cloud is a fully cloud based accounting software, ideal for SME’s.  It gives you a comprehensive range of features as well as full support and the ability to work in real-time with your Accountant.  Sage Business Cloud is user-friendly and extremely intuitive, allowing you to create estimates, invoices and keep a view of your business from anywhere and on any device.  Sage Business Cloud is fully Making Tax Digital ready, allowing you to submit your VAT return directly from the software, ensuring that you are always compliant.  PRESENTERS This event is delivered by Michael Morrisey from Morrissey Chartered Accountants and Mike Chandler from Sage Group. Michael is a partner in Morrissey Chartered Accountants and is a Fellow Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland. The practice offers a full range of accountancy and tax services and specialising in Sage 50 and Sage Business Cloud Accounting implementation; Strategic Growth Plans; Government Grants; and Food Sector Consultancy. Mike Chandler has been with Sage for 18 months and has recently relocated to Northern Ireland, allowing him to work closely with Accountants and Clients.  Mike is fully certified in Sage Business Cloud and Sage 50 Cloud. 

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Driving Social and Economic Change


Overview   Join us as we explore taking collaborative action to address the well-being of our citizens through coordinated action, that not only supports individuals to fulfil their potential but also meets the needs of our business sector.   Our keynote speakers Professor Sir Harry Burns, Dorte Neilsen and Steve Orr will share their extensive knowledge of development; challenging us to think differently about the link between social & economic well-being and explore good practice.   Agenda  08:45 – 09:30 Registration (tea, coffee and refreshments) 09:30 – 09:40 Welcoming Remarks 09:45 – 10:45 Professor Sir Harry Burns, Professor of Global Public Health at Strathclyde University  10:45 – 11:00 Impact of Access 11:00 – 11:15 Comfort break (tea and coffee) 11:15 – 12:00 Dorte Neilsen, Founder of Creative Thinker and the Center for Creative Thinking in Copenhagen 12:00 – 12:30 Q & A Panel with Keynote Speakers  12:30 – 13:15 Hot Finger Buffet  13:15 – 14:00 Impact on Business  14:00 – 14:30 Steve Orr, Chief Executive Officer of Catalyst Inc 14:30 – 15:30 Workshops & Plenary  15:30 – 15:45 Concluding Remarks  Conference Workshops  1. Unlocking talent, fulfilling potential: Does education create aspiration and hope?   2. Social Inclusion: Working in partnership to improve social mobility.  3. Business Growth: Invest in your people, Invest in your business: Delivering competitive advantage through supporting inclusive growth   Who should attend?  Delegates who will have an interest in this event will be people in:  Business  Local Government  Education   Health     Community and Voluntary Sectors  Government Departments.   Attendance Fee  £38.57 (includes VAT and booking fee) This price includes both morning refreshments and a hot lunch.   To find out more about our keynote speakers, conference workshops and more click here.  Join the movement; from here its possible...

Venue:
La Mon Hotel & Country Club
41 Gransha Road Comber

When:
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 8.45am -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Facebook Advertising


Facebook Advertising  This ‘Facebook Advertising’ workshop will explain the range of options available when it comes to Facebook advertising. During this workshop you will set up a Facebook Ad campaign for your business. If you have a Facebook page and want to learn how to get more reach, better engagement, put your products or services in front of more eyeballs and generate visits to your website from Facebook, this is the workshop for you.   This workshop will include: Demo on how to use Facebook Ads Manager Explanation of the range of ad formats available How to target your ideal customers Choosing the most suitable budget for your ads Developing attention-grabbing creatives Facebook Pixel Facebook Custom Audiences Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Business Owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who would like to use Facebook in their business. You do not need to have a thorough understanding of Facebook to benefit from this workshop as this course will explain the key benefits and features.   Workshop Facilitator Named the ‘Young Digital Person of 2018’, Emma is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK.  Most recently, Emma has taken on the role of a Live Class Expert Speaker on the Google Squared Online Digital Marketing programme. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40, Emma has worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and GRAHAM Group amongst many other brands, agencies and SMEs.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


How to use Instagram


Instagram has grown exponentially to over 1 Billion users with people flocking to the platform daily. A lot of this growth has been driven by Instagram stories and the new shopping feature within the app. Businesses need to recognise these opportunities and know how to use Instagram to drive brand awareness, encourage brand interaction and generate sales, leads and conversions. Within this workshop we will explore the main features of Instagram and review top performing case studies. This workshop will include: Setting up an Instagram account Exploring the main features and tools on the platform; grid, stories, links, polls etc Demonstrating how you can create content for your business on Instagram How hashtags work Setting up Instagram ads Understanding Instagram Influencers and how to leverage these for your business Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Bloggers, Business Owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who want to boost business presence on Instagram. You do not need to have a working knowledge of Instagram to join the workshop, we will take you from beginner level through some of the more advanced features. Workshop Facilitator Named the ‘Young Digital Person of 2018’, Emma is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK.  Most recently, Emma has taken on the role of a Live Class Expert Speaker on the Google Squared Online Digital Marketing programme. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40, Emma has worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and GRAHAM Group amongst many other brands, agencies and SMEs.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 21 May 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Email Marketing for Business


Email continues to have one of the highest engagement rates across the digital spectrum, so if you are not already using this free tool to drive business performance then you need to join this 3-hour workshop. It doesn’t matter if you are new to email marketing or have used it before because this course will cover the most popular features and tools in the free email marketing tool Mail Chimp. This workshop will include practical examples and case studies to give you inspiration to get started on your own campaigns. This workshop will include: How to develop and implement an email strategy in your business How to set up a Mail Chimp account How to use Mail Chimp to design and create effective email campaigns Email list building, segmentation and grouping Monitoring and interpreting Mail Chimp campaign performance reports   Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Business owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who want to drive more traffic and sales through email marketing. This workshop is pitched at beginner level, and you will quickly progress through Mail Chimp during the workshop.   Workshop Facilitator Named the ‘Young Digital Person of 2018’, Emma is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK.  Most recently, Emma has taken on the role of a Live Class Expert Speaker on the Google Squared Online Digital Marketing programme. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40, Emma has worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and GRAHAM Group amongst many other brands, agencies and SMEs.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Learn LinkedIn


LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with over 500 million users across the globe. The potential for networking, collaboration and lead generation through the platform is phenomenal, if you can harness the features and formats within LinkedIn to your benefit. This 3-hour workshop will demonstrate how you can use LinkedIn to drive more business leads, build your network and become more connected and recognised in your industry. This workshop is suitable for users of all levels from beginners to experienced users. This workshop will include: Demo of LinkedIn platform Optimising your LinkedIn profile Building connections on LinkedIn Searching LinkedIn Creating content The power of groups LinkedIn privacy settings Who is this workshop for? This workshop is ideal for Business owners, Marketing Managers, Sales Managers and Brand Managers who want to get more return on investment through LinkedIn. This workshop is pitched at beginner level, and you will quickly progress through the content to become more proficient in LinkedIn.   Workshop Facilitator Named the ‘Young Digital Person of 2018’, Emma is an international digital marketing trainer, mentor and consultant working directly with clients around the globe on digital marketing projects. Emma delivers digital marketing training for Google Digital Academy throughout Europe and is a trainer for the Google Digital Garage in the UK.  Most recently, Emma has taken on the role of a Live Class Expert Speaker on the Google Squared Online Digital Marketing programme. Named as one of NI’s Top 40 Under 40, Emma has worked with a vast range of clients such as Pandora, Electrolux and GRAHAM Group amongst many other brands, agencies and SMEs.

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 6.00pm -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Google Digital Garage at Down Business Centre


Google is bringing it's Digital Garage on Tour to Down Business Centre on Tuesday 19th February!  Presenter Emma Gribben - Google Digital Academy Partner & Digital Garage Trainer | Young Digital Person of 2018 Agenda 9.30am Tea & Coffee 9.45am Welcome & Introduction 10.00am Build a Digital Marketing Plan 11.00am Writing for Social Media 12.00pm Finish Build A Marketing Plan Gain an introduction to the main digital marketing channels and how to use them to build a strategy.Who is it for? Small businesses or aspiring digital marketers.What will I learn?- Learn about the main digital marketing channels and how they are used to help businesses- Learn how to create and structure a practical digital marketing plan for a small business utilising the main digital marketing channels- Learn about how to measure your plan for success Writing for Social Media  Learn how to create effective content for your social media channels. Who is it for?Job seekers and professionals and small businessesWhat will I learn? The range of social media channels availableHow to write for a variety of social media channelsHow to develop social media content using a range of tools

Venue:
Down Business Centre
46 Belfast Rd Downpatrick

When:
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 9.30am -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am


Home to School Transport Policy Review - Engagement Event Ballynahinch


The Department of Education has recently started a review of the current home to school transport policy. The review will consider a range of options to ensure a future home to school transport policy is fit for purpose and sustainable over the long term. The review is part of a wider transformation programme being undertaken by the Department. The Review will commence with a period of engagement with all interested stakeholders. An engagement event will take place at the Millbrook Lodge Hotel, Ballynahinch on 13 February 2019 at 10:30. The event will give you the opportunity to explore the issues raised within the questionnaire on the home to school transport policy that is currently open on the Department's website and to give your views on how the review should be taken forward. Registration: 10.15 for prompt 10.30 start. Refreshments will be provided. Further information about the Review can be found on the Department of Education website at: https://www.education-ni.gov.uk/articles/review-home-school-transport-policy-0   Any queries about the consultation event should be directed to the Home to School Transport Review Team by email: [email protected] or by telephone on: 028 91279495 This event is one of a series of consultation events being held across Northern Ireland. If you would like to know about the other engagement events, please visit the Department of Education website: https://www.education-ni.gov.uk/articles/review-home-school-transport-policy-0 

Venue:
Millbrook Lodge Hotel
5 Drumaness Road Ballynahinch

When:
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10.30am -
Thu, 1 Jan 1970 1.00am

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