We’ll be hosting webinars throughout the summer and autumn for community businesses to learn more skills that they may need when developing an event.
So far, two have been confirmed (see below for information):
- How to pitch to local media – 29th August 2pm
- Using social media to reach new audiences – 6th September 2pm
Local Media Webinar
Got a big event on the horizon, maybe a #CBwkd17 one?! Hoping to get some media coverage but not sure how you organise it?
Russell Hargrave, Press Manager at Power to Change takes you through the stages of getting local media interested in covering your community business. He gives practical tips on who you might want to approach, how you can sell an idea to the press, and what journalists are likely to want from you.
Social Media Webinar (6 Sep):
Wondering how to promote your community business on social media? Perhaps in the run up to your Community Business Weekend event?
Clare Duncan, Communications Coordinator at Power to Change, who will give an overview of different social media channels, which might be better for your audiences, how to promote your business, useful tips and tricks to saving time and how you can put these into action and reach new audiences ahead of Community Business Weekend 2017.