Business Development University Seminars

Business Development University programs, designed specifically for small businesses, are 2-hour courses offered every month through the Tri-City Regional Chamber. A wide variety of topics are covered, such as marketing, customer service, taxes, human resource topics, social media, and more.  Business Development University programs are taught by Regional Chamber members who have expertise in their particular field.

January Business Development University

Strategies to Maximize Your Business Web Presence

Join us for this practical workshop to get the latest information about the concepts and tools required to develop a strong online brand and to learn best practices for small businesses in today's digital world. Get easy-to-understand and easy-to-use information on web content management tools, tips for optimizing websites for mobile users and how to drive traffic with search engines and social media. This training is designed for small business owners, marketing and communications professionals or anyone who manages or controls a business website.

At this BDU, attendees can expect to grasp concepts including:

  • The flexibility of content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Responsive design (for mobile and tablet users)
  • The importance of using rich-media and its role in the success of your web presence

Presented by:
Thomas Manley & Derek Nelson, Focal Point Marketing & Multimedia

Date and Time:
Thursday, January 22, 2015
1 – 3 pm

Tri-Cities Business & Visitor Center
Bechtel Board Room

$25 Regional Chamber members, $35 Non-members
RSVP by Wednesday, January 21, 2015 online or call 509.736.0510
Light refreshments will be served.

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