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Level up your Social Media Skills

Social media is an effective tool that can expand your brand or company to internal and external audiences. When growing a business through a social media channel, it is crucial to understand how to make your content accessible, how to plan content, and how to decide what platforms best represent your brand. In this workshop, we will provide practical steps to help you create a consistent brand that aligns with the story behind your company or department. Topics Covered: How to create a brand palette How to collaborate with other brands and companies (ie....

Beginner Digital Marketing for Small Businesses

$145 for 9 weeks (9 sessions). Sign up for the full 9 weeks of Digital Marketing sessions at once! Each session is taught by a knowledgeable expert in the Digital field, with hands on instruction in a virtual group lab setting. We recommend: That you attend the class on a computer being the instructors will be showing you step by step the process to build out your business accounts You have a personal account activated in each program we will be creating Business Profiles in (Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook) You review any handouts provided...

Understanding Your Brand

Cost $19.13 This lab style workshop is part 1 of our 9 week Digital marketing series (if you would like to sign up for all 9 weeks please do so here: https://www.guelphbusiness.com/events/beginner-digital-marketing-for-small-businesses/). A hands on 2 hour session that discusses what a brand is, how to decide on what would be best for your business, and the basics you need to know before building your brand out. In this workshop we will look at colour theory,...

How to 3D Print: Part 3

In Part 3 of this series, we will cover the practical considerations when using 3D printers. Topics Covered How to load and change filament Levelling the print bed Preparing the printer for use This workshop is intended as a follow-up for those who attended the first two workshops, but the skills learned are still relevant and applicable for anyone interested in 3D printing, so all interested participants are encouraged to register! Please email woodcentre@uoguelph.ca if you have...

Facebook Introduction

Cost $19.13 This lab style workshop is part 2 of our 9 week Digital marketing series (if you would like to sign up for all 9 weeks please do so here: https://www.guelphbusiness.com/events/beginner-digital-marketing-for-small-businesses/) A hands on 2 hour session that guides you step by step in creating a Facebook Business Page, including best practices and how to start gaining an audience. We recommend having a personal Facebook account prior to attending the class....

Master your Presentation Skills in an Online World

A skillset we have all learned throughout the past 2 years is how to present and communicate via online channels. Whether you are a student and presenting to your class, or an entrepreneur pitching to investors, this workshop will teach you the necessary skills you need to help you level up your public speaking. Join this workshop if you want to learn some public speaking techniques to help build your confidence in online meetings and presentations. In this workshop you will get to practice speaking online using the techniques we will learn. Topics Covered How to...

Instagram Introduction

Cost $19.13 This lab style workshop is part 3 of our 9 week Digital marketing series (if you would like to sign up for all 9 weeks please do so here: https://www.guelphbusiness.com/events/beginner-digital-marketing-for-small-businesses/). A hands on 2 hour session that guides you step by step in creating an Instagram Business Page, including best practices and how to start gaining an audience. We recommend having the app downloaded on a phone or tablet prior to attending the...

RIO Advantage Workshops 2021-22: Intellectual Property Essentials

Advantage Workshops are intended to give research teams the tools they need to maximize the impact of their research. Speaker: David Hobson, Manager, Technology Transfer & Entrepreneurship The Intellectual Property Essentials workshop will be useful for researchers at all career stages. It will help inventors and creatives understand the options they have to maximize the financial potential of their work. Insights on current Canadian and International IP law as well as University of Guelph services and rules will be discussed. This session...

RIO Advantage Workshops 2021-22: Knowledge Mobilization 101

Advantage Workshops are intended to give research teams the tools they need to maximize the impact of their research. Speaker: Amy Skeoch, Master of Applied Nutrition Practicum Coordinator Knowledge mobilization (or translation, or transfer) is the process of helping to ensure that research has impact, and knowledge mobilization plans are increasingly required in many grant applications. However, it’s a field that can be confusing, with varying terminology, definitions, and understandings of what ‘good’ knowledge mobilization looks like. This...

LinkedIn for Small Business

Cost $19.13 This lab style workshop is part 4 of our 9 week Digital marketing series (if you would like to sign up for all 9 weeks please do so here: https://www.guelphbusiness.com/events/beginner-digital-marketing-for-small-businesses/). A hands on 2 hour session that guides you step by step in creating an LinkedIn Business Page. During this workshop participants will learn about the importance of building a professional network and establishing personal connections...

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