Education Seminars for RVBA Members

Come enjoy the newest RVBA member benefit by taking one or all of our education seminars. These courses are designed and instructed by professional educators to help build your business. We have partnered with SUNY Ulster and are able to offer RVBA members an incredible offer of three seminars this Fall.

Each class will cost $15, or if you reserve now $30 for all 3 classes. You must register and pre-pay to reserve your seat, as class sizes are very limited!

Non-members may register: $60 for 1 class. $130 for all 3 classes includes RVBA membership.


Building a Business’s Digital Presence

Saturday |  September 24 |  9am – 12pm

Your business is a local favorite, but can it be found on the web? Potential customers are searching online and you want to make sure that they will find you. This class will take business owners through the necessary steps to build their digital presence.

Your business is a local favorite, but can it be found on the web? Potential customers are searching online and you want to make sure that they will find you. This class will take business owners through the necessary steps to build their digital presence.

Topics include:

  • The Website – Website content essentials, and the user experience.
  • Business Listings – Google my business, Bing places, Yelp and beyond!
  • Social Media – The importance of a social presence and how to build it.

Writing Content for the Web

Saturday  |  October 22 |  9am – 12pm

In the world of the Internet, a business’s message, and the content built around it, IS the company. This class will help business owners understand how to create content that’s built for their audience and drives business to their website.

Topics include:

  • The Audience – Discover who they are and why they have come to your business
  • Writing Effective Content – Learn how to write content about what an audience is looking for and what resonates with them
  • Building a Calendar – How to plan out an ongoing content strategy

This course will help the business owner:

  • Increase sales and connect with their customers!

Social Media Marketing

Saturday |  November 19 |  9am – 12pm

This course outlines the essential online marketing tactics it takes to get started using social media marketing and how to get your message out to the people who matter most.

Topics include:

  • Choosing the right platform
  • Getting started using social media
  • Finding your target audience and developing your brand voice
  • Planning your social strategy
  • Engaging and growing your audience

This course will help the business owner:

  • Increase sales
  • Connect with their customers
  • Develop their brand

I attended the last RVBA social media class today and it was excellent! Both presenters were knowledgeable and created a fun learning environment. I really enjoy that in both classes I attended they leave time at the end to visit your website/facebook page and give great feedback!

Carl Cox

 

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SUNY Ulster
Stone Ridge Campus
Clinton Building
St. John Room

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You must register and pre-pay to reserve your seat, as class sizes are very limited!

RVBA MEMBERS REGISTER HERE

NON-MEMBERS REGISTER HERE