Social Media Presence

In a social media driven world, it is important not to fall behind. Changes in society, digitalisation and globalisation of technology and internet have always been a rapid phenomenon.  From faster and easier communications, endless opportunities to connect, network and collaborate, to influence, persuade and buy. The powers of social media are limitless.

Whether you wish to use social media for personal or work related use, don’t feel intimidated by what you don’t know. Embrace, learn and get social with our virtual training course on social media for beginners.


Key training features:

  • Discover the attributes and differences of social media platforms
  • Explore social media presence, and how to present yourself online
  • Fundamentals of social strategy to really make a social impact
  • Get interactive with photography and video making
  • Be confident with the use of social media

Who is this 'Social Media Presence' course for:

For those with very little experience of using social media and would like to build a social presence and want to incorporate social media in to their daily lives.


Learning resources:

Go above and beyond your training with new collaborative resources from our partnership with Kogan Page, an award-winning independent publisher of business books and content. Additional learning resources include print books, ebooks and online learning courses, which will take you through a journey experience of blended learning. 

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Summary

Virtual
Training
Course
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Duration

10:00 - 14:00

Price

£495+ VAT

Location

Zoom or Microsoft Teams

Dates

11 January 2021 Book8

19 April 2021 Book8

9 September 2021 Book8

Lead Trainer

Simon Hall

Simon Hall

Simon Hall is a journalist with 25 years’ experience. Most of his career has been spent as a BBC News Correspondent, specialising in local government, politics, policing, legal, and home affairs reporting, working for television, radio and online.

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Simon Hall

Simon Hall

Simon Hall is a journalist with 25 years’ experience of covering some of the biggest stories Britain has seen. 

Most of his career has been spent as a BBC News Correspondent, specialising in local government, politics, policing, legal, and home affairs reporting, working for television, radio and online. 

He also writes freelance articles for magazines and newspapers. 

Simon has covered stories ranging from terrorist attacks to floods, fatal fires, serious crime, shipwrecks, cyber-attacks, the impact of austerity, and systemic organisational failures.

In recent years, he has also worked with council leaders, chief constables, chief executives, politicians, senior business people and chief fire officers to help with their handling of the media. 

As well as being a journalist, Simon is an author, teacher and public speaker. 

His novels - the tvdetective series - are about a television reporter who covers crimes and gets so involved in the cases he helps the police to solve them. Seven have been published. 

Simon has also contributed short stories to a range of magazines, written plays, and even a pantomime. 

Alongside his novels and stories, Simon is a tutor in creative writing, teaching at popular writers’ schools, on cruise ships and overseas. 

Simon has become sought after as a speaker, appearing at a variety of prestigious literary festivals.  His talks combine an insight into his writing work, along with some extraordinary anecdotes from the life of a television reporter.

Simon lectures at Cambridge and Exeter Universities on careers in the media, as well as giving talks about the industry at schools and colleges across Britain under the auspices of the Speakers for Schools charity.

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