2017 Spring seminar series

Five week business workshop series giving you the latest advice from specialists in subject areas that are constantly updating and adapting to change. Social media, professional video, the agility of using mobile, and tuning up your website to rank highly in online searches –   these will all make a difference. We also have a […]

Five week business workshop series giving you the latest advice from specialists in subject areas that are constantly updating and adapting to change.
Social media, professional video, the agility of using mobile, and tuning up your website to rank highly in online searches –   these will all make a difference. We also have a specialist in mediation to give advice on those sticky situations.
Get best advice and save $$$’s.

  • Friday mornings 1 Sept to 6 Octt.
  • 7.15am for a 7:30 start; seminars are one hour, ending 8.30am.
  • At Pocketbar & Kitchen, 592 Great North Rd, Grey Lynn.

Register now!

You can register for the seminars here 


Friday 1st Sept, Jef Kay (Director, Easy Social Media)  

Get the latest on social media – be up to date on what’s effective in today’s world

Jef’s background in multiple business startups has given him an insight into the needs of business owners and challenges in growing their business in this hyper-competitive market. Jef will offer ideas for affordable effective solutions.

  • Content is king! Jef will outline how to create engaging content and ads. How to define your audience, how to create images, video and messaging to best target your audience. He will provide an insightful overview of social media options and present a recent case study of a facebook ads campaign.

 

Friday 8th Sept, Search Engine Optimisation 

Crank up your website to grow your business online presence

  • In the crowded market of websites and webpages to trawl through the best techniques are needed to promote and drive leads and sales to your website:
  • 1, Why digital marketing is important for Business
  • 2, SEO, SEM, Display RemarketingSearch Engine Optimisation (SEO) improves the visibility of a website or web page in a search engine’s “natural” search results.
    In general, the higher ranked and more frequently a site appears in the search results list, the more visitors it will attract.

Friday 15th Sept,  Damian Funnell

Managing your business on mobile

  • Damian is founder and director of Choice Technology.  Since 2003 Choice Technology has helped hundreds of small and medium businesses throughout New Zealand to grow and improve through the innovative application of technology.
  • Running your business on mobile has the potential to greatly improve business reach and agility in an increasingly mobile world. In this seminar Damian will provide practical, up to date advice on how you can benefit from using mobile technologies to run your business, and outline things to be aware of – safeguarding your data, protecting yourself against various security risks and avoiding downtime.  www.choicetechnology.co.nz

Friday 22nd Sept, Mark Saunders, Senior Solicitor Mac & Co

Conflict Resolution in small business

  • Mark’s professional life in the general practice of law and consulting/business management equips him with a broad base of knowledge and experience across a wide range of legal fields where conflict can arise. He has specific skills in mediation and ADR (Alternative Disputes Resolution).
  • Do you need tips on resolving conflict with a workmate, a customer, supplier? Heading straight to your lawyer may not be the best way. Mark is a trained and experienced mediator who uses his skills to achieve better and more workable outcomes for his clients.
  • In this seminar Mark will cover issues commonly experienced in small business and provide a range of options in how to proceed. Mark provides sound advice and enables workable and innovative solutions.   https://www.macandco.co.nz/

Friday 29th Sept, DAVID  

David Blair – video guru!

Every time we have the pleasure of David presenting to us we get rave reviews! His talent is exceptional and he is always at the lead of emerging techniques.

Recently David’s been focusing on the technique of producing a transparent background video that ‘floats’ over the top of web page content.

In this 1-hour session, David presents a unique blend of technology, training, sales, and marketing to open new opportunities for business growth.

70% of people research online before they make contact.  People look at your website among others and compare. You have 5-8 seconds of opportunity.

A key differentiator that makes your website stand out is web video:

David will cover how you can use web video to:

–     drive qualified viewers to your website without increasing costs

–     keep viewers on your website by creating an engaging presence

–     produce your own videos quickly and easily without rocket science

–     create a personal connection with viewers, creating active interest
You can see more about David at  https://david.co.nz/


Friday 6th Oct, PureSEO – International Search Engine Specialists. Kyle Marr (GM) and James Warren (DM consultant) 

Crank up your website to grow your business online presence

  • In the crowded market of websites and webpages to trawl through the best techniques are needed to promote and drive leads and sales to your website. James will explain how to achieve a unique, personalised online presence for your business:
  • 1, Why digital marketing is important for Business
  • 2, SEO, SEM, Display RemarketingSearch Engine Optimisation (SEO) improves the visibility of a website or web page in a search engine’s “natural” search results.
    In general, the higher ranked and more frequently a site appears in the search results list, the more visitors it will attract.
  • SEO is not Buying Keywords, and it’s not dodgy or overly difficult.
  • One of our board members is delighted with the benefits of working with PureSEO
    “Our website has just taken off!
  • For more information about  visit www.pureseo.co.nz

Seminars are free to members. $30 per workshop for non-members.

RSVP essential  http://www.glba.co.nz/contact/    

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