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Enterprise Nation – Small Business Social Media Summit

March 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

- £19.76
Social Media For Small Businesses, Social Media Week Bristol

Presented by Dan Martin of Enterprise Nation.

Join fast growing national small business network Enterprise Nation for three hours of expert insight in to how start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business owners can make the most of social media.

Hosted by Bristol-based journalist and Enterprise Nation head of content Dan Martin and featuring top experts and entrepreneurs who have successfully used social platforms to make sales, you’ll leave with all you need for an effective social media strategy.

As well as Social Media Week Bristol, the summit is part of Enterprise Nation’s Go and Grow Online campaign supported by Currys PC World Business, Microsoft and .com.

Agenda:
9.30am Arrival
9.45am: The tea mixologists causing a stir: The story of Bluebird Tea Co.
Mike Turner discusses the incredible growth story behind his business, Bluebird Tea Co. From an idea at university to a company with seven stores (including one on Bristol’s Park Street) and an internationally successful ecommerce operation, the company creates the UK’s largest range of unique and exciting tea blends. In 2017, with his partner Krisi, Mike also crowdfunded £365,000 in less than 48 hours.
10.15am:  Standing out in social media: How to beat the algorithms
Social media expert Alison Battisby of Avocado Social, an accredited trainer for the Facebook #SheMeansBusiness campaign, offers top actionable tips on how to beat the Facebook and Instagram algorithms, and really make your small business stand out online. Expect a fast-paced talk with loads of small business examples that you can put into practice right away!
10.45am: Why we share online: How your business can leverage user behaviour to boost visibility on social media
Tom Mason, social media consultant and a trainer for Enterprise Nation’s Go and Grow Online campaign,explores the psychology behind social media use and asks what motivates us to share online. Discover how ideas and content spread through social media and get inspiration for how to create content that boosts your business.
11.10am Coffee break
11.35am: Measuring for social media success
Georgina Thorne, award-winning digital marketer and the co-founder of Factory Pattern, explains what you should be measuring, how to avoid drowning in a sea of data and how you can use social media analytics to be more successful.
12.00pm: The start-ups powered by social media
Enterprise Nation head of content Dan Martin interviews a panel of inspiring start-up founders about how they’ve used social media to grow a community and make sales.
 
The brilliant panel includes:
  • Sidonie Warren, founder of Papersmiths (a Bristol-born stationery business with shops in Clifton and London plus 30,000 followers on Instagram)
  • David O’Coimin, founder of Nook (a Bristol business creating a portable ‘oasis of calm’ for workspaces)
  • Alice Cox, co-founder of Huggg (the world’s kindest app that lets you send coffee, cocktails and more to your friends)
  • Christy Stewart-Smith, co-founder, Sn-ap (an innovative on demand intercity coach travel service that connects people looking to get somewhere with independent bus operators)

 

The event is also part of Facebook’s She Mean Business campaign www.enterprisenation.com/shemeansbusiness delivered by Enterprise Nation. The campaign inspires creativity, empowers confidence and educates on how to best utilise Facebook and Instagram to grow your business.

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
£19.76
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-small-business-social-media-summit-tickets-42118027153

Organiser

SMW Bristol
Email:
info@smwbristol.co.uk

Venue

Everyman Cinema Bristol
Whiteladies Road
Bristol, BS8 2NH United Kingdom
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Website:
https://www.everymancinema.com/bristol

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
£19.76
Event Categories:
,
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-small-business-social-media-summit-tickets-42118027153

Organiser

SMW Bristol
Email:
info@smwbristol.co.uk

Venue

Everyman Cinema Bristol
Whiteladies Road
Bristol, BS8 2NH United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Website:
https://www.everymancinema.com/bristol