The Chamber has teamed up with members to form a programme of bespoke training sessions to fit your needs. The Chamber Academy covers a range of topics with the aim of providing you, your staff and your business with the correct skills to encourage growth. Why not come along and try for yourself or send the appropriate members of staff.
Social Media Training
It is important for businesses to consider the importance of a social media strategy that works for them. Mid & East Lothian Chamber is taking this seriously with new practical social media workshops where you can develop a sustainable, realistic strategy for using social media to both engage with your customers and drive new business.
Create Sales and Impact with your Social Media Content Plan - 12 May 2017 (9.30am - 12.30pm) - more info
Social Media Platform Specific Techniques, Short Cuts and Approaches - 19 May 2017 (9.30am - 12.30pm) - more info
LinkedIn for Business Development - 26 May 2017 (9.30am - 12.30pm) - more info
*Discounted offer: £25 off if you book all 3 Social Media sessions
Presenter: Colin Gilchrist
Digital Marketing Director and Planner for web based marketing and communication projects, Colin has been working in digital marketing project management and business development since 2003. In 2005 he worked on Myspace pages for EMI and Universal Records.
Colin created a world first in social media by developing a social network that alleviated traffic congestion and in 2008 went on to develop Facebook applications for Trip Advisor. In 2009 he spent time in Las Vegas with Zappos.com; the same year he developed Tweetabits the location based, Twitter lead generator for business. Since 2010 Colin has been providing social media strategy planning and training for multiple local and global organisations.
Next Chamber Academy workshops will feature Business Skills, Closing the Sales, Customer Service and more. Details will follow soon.