6/10/2014 - Small Business Series:

BUILDING A BUSINESS THROUGH BLOGGING

TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
6:00 PM -7:30 PM

Learn the basics of blogging, how to find your target audience, what topics people are searching for, and real case studies of effective blogging strategies. Each participant will receive a worksheet to get them started and a checklist of procedures to follow.

Clint Warren and Brian Casel both built thriving freelance businesses through writing online.
Presenters: Clint Warren and Brian Casel, co-founders of the Stacked Agency, Norwalk, CT

The workshop is free of charge. Sponsors are: Danbury Library, Western CT SCORE, Savings Bank of Danbury, City of Danbury Office of Economic Development, CityCenter Danbury, Cultural Alliance of Western CT

 

INCREASE SALES THROUGH YOUR WEBSITE

TUESDAY, MAY 20, 2014
 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

 What are the secrets to creating a website that generates sales? Gina will share real life examples to talk about the design, copy, layout and marketing to engage your ideal customer and influence them to take the action you desire on your website. The presentation will help small business owners with a current website or for those ready to launch a new one.
Presenter: Gina Nieves, CEO of MarkNet Group

The program is free of charge. For questions, call the Community Relations Office at 203-796-8061.

Workshop Series Sponsors:
Danbury Library
Western Connecticut SCORE
Savings Bank of Danbury
City of Danbury Office of Economic Development
Greater Danbury Chamber of Commerce
CityCenter Danbury
Cultural Alliance of Western CT

 

 

THE POWER OF e-MAIL MARKETING: BEST PRACTICES
TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
 6:00 PM - 7:30 pm

This session will demonstrate how email marketing – the hands-on, low-cost marketing tool – can help drive business success. Participants will learn how to start and build a strong permission-based customer list, get their audience to open, read and act on their email, and use your past results to sharpen your email marketing program as you go along. Free of charge.

Presenter: David Fischer, Constant Contact Authorized Local Expert and Founder of Solutions for Growth.

The workshop is free of charge. The series is sponsored by: Danbury Library, Western CT SCORE, Savings Bank of Danbury, City of Danbury Office of Economic Development, CityCenter Danbury, Cultural Alliance of Western CT