[WORKSHOP] Social Media Strategies

Are you already using social media, but want to use it in a more strategic way? This day workshop will allow you to develop your social media strategy, thinking about what you want to achieve, and drawing on the latest research to show how this might be done manageably alongside your current workload. This session will include time to discuss your experience with social media with others in a small group context.  Who is the…

[WORKSHOP] Blogging for Beginners

Would you like to blog? This practical workshop gives a practical overview several of the free blogging platforms on offer, the chance to think about what the purpose of your blog should be, and an opportunity to define a strategy for your blog to make sure it meets your aims. In this session delegates will gain a practical overview of WordPress software, one of the most popular blogging platforms. WordPress is fully functional and very simple…

[WORKSHOP] Engaging with the Twittersphere

Do you understand what Twitter is all about, and what it’s capable of? No? This half day practical workshop will give you insight into how Twitter can help you build relationships, both locally and further afield. Come and learn the tools and etiquette that you need to tweet effectively. Who is the course for? Anyone who wants to use Twitter - no experience required. If you plan to use an abandoned Twitter account, however, please…

[WORKSHOP]: Improve Your Academic Profile Online

Do you know that you need to raise you academic profile; know that social media is freely available, but have no idea how to make use of it? This daylong course will give you the confidence and skills to get started. You'll have the opportunity to discuss topics including: How to get yourself a profile online, whilst managing your time strategically Maximise your chances of being picked up by the press Understand the range of…