business peak district


Lindsay Allen 
Business Peak District 
01629 816561 


Wednesday September 26, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM CEST

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Bakewell Agricultural Business Centre 
Agricultural Way
Derbyshire DE45 1AH
United Kingdom

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Lindsay Allen
Business Peak District
01629 816561 

Business Peak District

Henmore Marketing 
01335 289075

Henmore Marketing 



Introduction to Social Media 

These days it seems like everyone has a business blog and a Facebook page and the whole world is connecting on Twitter and LinkedIn.  All this talk about social media is for a reason – it is a very economical way to grow your business. This free seminar will explain why and how these businesses are maximising social media tools and how you can join in the action.


The seminar begins with refreshments and networking over registration at 9.30am and the presentations will begin at 10.00am prompt. We will have a short mid-morning break before continuing with the briefing which will close at 12:30 with a question and answer session.

The seminar will cover:

  • An introduction to the most used social media tools, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and blogging
  • Who uses social media and why is it important to business?
  • How you can use social media to grow your business
  • Working out which is the best social media platform for you to use
  • How to find your voice and engage with people that matter
  • The commercial realities of adopting social media
  • Success stories from other Peak District businesses
  • Questions and Answers session


“An introduction to practical Online Marketing using Social Media tools”
Catherine Doel, Henmore Marketing

“What should I say on Social Media about my business?
Jane Stretton, Dove Farm

Success Story using Social Media: 
Chris Mills, Barlow & Associates

Success Story using Social Media:  
to be confirmed

Who should attend?

Please note, this event is only available for businesses located or trading within the wider Peak District.

This seminar is designed for any small and medium-sized Peak District businesses wanting to develop online marketing who would benefit from an overview of social media to find out how it can help grow a business. No technical knowledge is required.

This seminar is presented in a jargon-free, easy-to-understand format and includes presentations from companies that are using social media in a successful way.