Social Media Boot Camp for your Business
Don’t miss our next Social Media Boot Camp at High Tech Maui on Saturday, October 20! If you’re new to social media, or just getting your feet wet, or starting to think about an overall social media strategy for your business but don’t know where to start putting all the pieces together, or just confused, this workshop is for you.
Date: Saturday, October 20, 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $65 (Lunch included)
Seating limited to 30
There’s a lot of social media activity around Hawai‘i these days. Usage of social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ are at an all time high. Don’t miss out on all the buzz. This workshop offers a high level view of the entire social media landscape and provides all the tools necessary to craft a strategy that works for you and your business.
- Getting started in social media for your business:
- What is social media?
- General principles and mindsets
- The anatomy of a social media strategy
- Do’s and don’t’s
- Social media etiquette
- Why your website and your blog are the same thing
- Introduction to the blog as the website
- Where your blogsite fits into the overall landscape of your social media strategy
- High level introduction to the current popular social networks—setting up accounts, profile management and basic best practices in:
- High level tour of some of the more popular social media apps on the iPhone and iPad.
Laptops welcome, but not required as part of the workshop. Bring them if you like using them to take notes. (This is not a follow-along workshop.)
Date: Saturday, October 20th, 2012
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Cost: $65 (Lunch included)
Categories: Classes / Seminars / Lectures, Business / Finances
Maui Economic Development Board - Malcolm Center
1305 N Holopono St
Kihei, HI USA 96753
Island Area: South Maui
Location Details: MEDB, the acronym for Maui Economic Development Board, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. It was established in 1982 to initially focus on diversifying Maui's economy. At the time of MEDB's formation, Maui's economy was dependent on agriculture and tourism, both of which were vulnerable to forces beyond the community's control. MEDB's mission now involves taking innovative actions that strengthen existing industry as well as diversifying through new opportunities. MEDB remains focused on diversifying Maui's economy, but over the years has expanded its activities to include support for new and existing businesses and for the infrastructure necessary to ensure a strong economy. To assist in these endeavors, MEDB: Encourages socially responsible investment in Maui Provides leadership and encouragement to our schools as they prepare the next generation with the skills necessary to succeed in the 21st century Facilitates discussion and provides information to help the community understand the topics and issues confronting Maui's need to balance economic stability with a respect for our environmental and cultural traditions Initiates projects and programs that stimulate thinking about the economy and that enhance opportunities for economic growth Supports the growth of technology industries by providing assistance to businesses, promoting Maui as a location for technology projects, and for meetings to discuss technology Hosts forums to build consensus on particular, and sometimes controversial, issues that are critical to the decision making that faces the citizens of Maui
Contact: High Tech Maui