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Social Media Bootcamp - Watch Remotely

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Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 4:00 AM (PDT)

Social Media Bootcamp - Watch Remotely

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How To Use Twitter & Facebook For Your Small Business [Grassroots Workshop] Oct 16th in Los Angeles

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How To Use Twitter & Facebook For Your Small Business [Grassroots Workshop] Oct 16th in Los Angeles
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This event is perfect for Los Angeles small biz owners, bootstrapped startups, motivated corporate ladder climbers, real estate agents, restaurant owners, or anyone wanting to wear the “social media” hat in their organization. This event has FOUR sessions to chose from.  One ticket gets you access to the whole day!  Pick which area you would like to learn (we highly suggest attending for all day).


Facebook Bootcamp (9am-10am)


HOW TO MAKE FACEBOOK FUNCTIONAL FOR YOUR BIZ
- You will learn the 3 most effective grassroots tips to make Facebook work for your business
- Learn exactly what you should include on each section of your page to get results
- Tips on how to best use pictures and video to attract more followers and engagement
- Tips on how to craft your engagement questions to get comments and make your posts go viral
- Tips on WHAT NOT TO DO on Facebook (messaging, distractions, etc)


Twitter Bootcamp (10-11am)


HOW TO MAKE TWITTER WORK FOR YOUR BUSINESS

- How to offer a discount for anyone that follows you on Twitter
- How to automatically send a message to new twitter followers
- How to run a very SIMPLE twitter contest/treasure hunt – This is worth thousands of dollars to some brands
- One phrase to remind your whole team before they send out messages


Website & Email Bootcamp (11am-Noon)


HOW TO GET PEOPLE FROM YOUR WEBSITE TO YOUR TWITTER/FACEBOOK
- Learn where to put your buttons on your site to get the most followers
- How to motivate your website visitors to follow you on Twitter
- We will review a handfull of companies who are successful in this space and they will give you ideas on how you can directly impact your website to make it more effective
- Learn exactly what you should avoid on your front page to get people to visit your store

LUNCH AND NETWORKING (Noon-1pm)


Competition Bootcamp (1pm -3pm)


BONUS SESSION: REVIEW CASE STUDIES FROM THREE OTHER COMPANIES
- We will examine three other companies and show you why they are using facebook and twitter correctly
- Learn how often to update your pages to best interact with your customers
- Learn how to schedule twitter and facebook for deployment during times when you’re out of the office
- Learn what resources to use in the industry to stay updated
- See the subtle differences between competitors – Learn what makes some successful, and others less successful
Remember: This grassroots workshop is designed for small businesses to harness social media and to make it more manageable so they can use it to help increase their bottom line.

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(Mobile friendly)
EVERYONE THAT ATTENDS WILL RECEIVE:
- A small booklet that outlines 20 helpful engagement questions
- A formula for 4 things you should include in almost every tweet
- A phrase that will help you stay “On Voice” for every message
- A technique to help with customer service and quick followups with customers
- An intermediate working understanding of secret tips for facebook and twitter that most brands don’t even know exhist
- You will receive more knowledge faster than you can take notes, so bring your pen and paper and a laptop
THIS IS WHAT PEOPLE HAVE TO SAY ABOUT THIS EVENT:
“I like this tip! going to borrow it @ “Keep it light, bright and polite.” – @
“@ great insight re Twitter yesterday. Your enthusiasm was contagious!” – @
“Learned exciting new social media information from @ yesterday in his great seminar on social networking. Thanks Josh.” – @
“Once again, great meeting you this week! The information you shared was invaluable and I’m really glad they had you as a presenter.” – @
“Thanks @ for all the great tips today!” – @
“If it seems shady, don’t do it.” Thx for the twitter (and life) advice @ – @
“At #pbsummit listening to @ talk about Twitter. I think I’m finally getting it” – @
“@ @ RT @ Hearing the @ story. Best quote: ‘Keep it light, bright and polite’” – @
“I’m at Twitter school in #Vegas w @ from @. Nerdy+boozy. Lessons TK” – @
“Josh what a pleasure to hear you speak at Perfect Business Summit 2010. Brilliance shared in such a simple way. Thank you for giving so much!” – Barbara Whorley

SPECIAL THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE WHO ARE HELPING TO MAKE THIS EVENT A SUCCESS
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OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Josh Ochs Profile PicJosh Ochs is the founder of Media Leaders and the grassroots marketing pro behind the international social event company that now operates in 15 cities around the world and in four languages. Media Leaders hosts quarterly international events, uniting thousands of professionals on the same day in marketing, advertising and technology. Josh Ochs and his team at Media Leaders are marketing and social media advisors to various large and mid-sized brands, celebrities, music artists and political campaigns. His company has grown to become a digital word of mouth marketing agency located in Los Angeles, CA. In 2009, Josh made his first foray into politics as the youngest candidate on the ballot for city council in Hermosa Beach, CA. He led a team of grassroots young professionals to arrive within 400 votes of winning the election. To learn more about Media Leaders, or join one of their international chapters, please visit: http://medialeaders.tv/


OUR SPONSORS
Altavert Alternative Advertising
L.A.-based Altavert provides small businesses with a solution to overpriced outdoor ad media such as billboards by looking at freeway traffic in a totally new way. Their motto is “Let commuters advertise for you,” and over the past 3 years they’ve worked with local and regional brands, providing innovative, eye-catching outdoor advertising that is both specifically targeted and highly measurable. One lucky participant of the Grassroots Workshop will win 3 months of Altavert’s signature Commuter Advertising service at 50% off (up to $3,000.00 value!). For more information about this unique service, visit http://www.altavert.com


OUR PARTNERS
The Southern California Leadership Network mission is to develop a productive network of exemplary and diverse leaders in the business, government and community sectors who are capable of addressing the critical challenges facing the Southern California region. The organization’s core programs are Leadership L.A. and Leadership Southern California. For more information visit:http://www.leadershipnetwork.org


VENUE DETAILS
Where: Loyola Marymount University – Seaver Hall #200
When: Saturday, October 16th @ 9am-Noon
Parking: Free
Who’s attending: 100 Small business owners, startup entrepreneurs, corporate employees, Realtors, and anyone wanting to better understand social media
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THIS WORKSHOP DOES NOT INCLUDE BORING HIGH LEVEL ‘AGENCY SPEAK’
- We will NOT use the word ‘strategy’ or any 40,000 foot phrases that bog down small businesses
- We will NOT bother you with anything that gets in the way of adding to your bottom line (attracting and keeping customers)
- Everything in this seminar will be TACTICAL and teach you how to ENGAGE with your audience (Social media is not strategic, it’s tactical)


RETAIL/RESTAURANT OWNERS:
- Learn how to gather twitter followers and facebook followers as customers visit your store each time
- Turn those followers into a bank account that you can reach into on your slowest day and keep the store busy
- Offer engaging questions that will keep your store/restaurant/location at the forefront of your customers minds
- IMPORTANT: Learn how to reach out to twitter users before the post a bad comment on Yelp or Citysearch

SCRAPPY STARTUPS:
- Learn how to listen to your followers so you can have them recommend new features and services without a focus group
- Push out new product announcements at certain times of the day to update your followers when they are online
- Learn how to setup messaging ONCE and continue to deploy similar messages that work well with your audience

REAL ESTATE BROKERS:
- You will quickly understand how to post photos of your new listings and get people to comment/notice your stuff
- You’ll learn how to use twitter to automatically broadcast your facebook feed and have a presence on both networks
- You’ll also learn how to add customers on facebook while you’re face-to-face with them using your mobile device (blackberry, android or iPhone)


HERE’S SOME OF THE THINGS YOU WILL LEARN AT THIS EVENT:
1) How keep social media really simple and actually gain more customers without much of a time investment
2) How to use facebook and twitter ON YOUR OWN without hiring a consultant or an agency (DIY tips)
WE SHOW YOU HOW TO APPROACH ONLINE MARKETING FOR RESULTS
- You will learn the two different voices you can use for almost any business to stay in touch with your customers (and keep them happy)
- TWO very simple phrases to remind yourself (or your team) what counts before they send messages to your audience
- Gain access to a very simple calendar system that will let your whole team (or just you) carefully plan your weekly tweets
- Learn how to track exactly who has clicked on each link in each message – Find out which messages are most popular and get responses

 

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Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 9:00 AM - Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 4:00 AM (PDT)


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