Sept 10 | SMB Toledo #10

7:30-9:30 am
Friday, September 10

Thread Information Design
1700 Woodlands Dr.
Maumee, OH 43537

COST: Free

We are VERY lucky to have Phil Gerbyshak as are our speaker for Social Media Breakfast #10. Phil hails from Milwaukee, WI but will be speaking in Ann Arbor and has graciously accepted our invitation to speak at SMB Toledo #10.

Phil has worked in IT for the past 15 years, and has focused his efforts on understanding and leveraging the social media space for over 5 years. His work building relationships using blogs was spotlighted in the 2005 book What Nobody Ever Tells You About Blogging and Podcasting: Real Life Advice from 101 People Who Successfully Leverage the Power of the Blogosphere.

His latest book #Twitterworks, available at , features success stories, tips and traps about using twitter for independent restaurants and small businesses.

Register for Social Media Breakfast #10 in Maumee, OH on Eventbrite

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October 15 | AdWORKS!

AdWORKS: a Marketing and Advertising seminar and trade show for local businesses featuring AdClub members

Friday, October 15, 2010
Dana Conference Center/Toledo Hilton at UTMC Campus
3110 Glendale Avenue

“Positioning Yourself in a New Economy”
Keynote Luncheon Sponsor: BGSUKeynote Luncheon Speaker: Dr. Martha Rogers
Dr. Martha Rogers, is a former ACT Board member and Silver Medal Award recipient, acclaimed author, business strategist, and a founding partner of Peppers & Rogers Group, the world’s premier customer-centered consultancy.

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Aug 19-Sept 16|Social Media Pro

Build Your Social Media System in Five Weeks

This course is not an exercise in theory, it’s a plan of action created by John Jantsch, one of the leading small business social media marketing practitioners. The end result of this course is that you are able to effectively and efficiently integrate social media into your overall marketing plans.

This course is unique as you will receive a new lesson each week for five weeks. Each lesson includes:

  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]A presentation by Patrick, your Authorized Duct Tape Marketing Coach
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]PDF and transcript of Patrick’s presentation
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]Action steps to accomplish before the next week’s lesson
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]Resources for each step
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]Supplemental videos to guide you through the action steps

You’ll never get overwhelmed because we give you just enough to do each week without overloading you with the entire program. Test participants found this to be the most helpful aspect of the course.

Click HERE to watch a 2-1/2 minute video and learn more about Social Media Pro

  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]5 week online course starting Thursday, August 19 and ending Thursday, September 16
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]Register by: Midnight, Friday, August 13
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]3 equal payments of $129 (due Aug. 16, Aug. 27 and Sept. 10)
  • [icon type=”angle-double-right” class=”fa-li accent”]Save 10% if paid in fill ($350)

For additional information or to register, click here.

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7 Steps to Small Business Marketing Success

Written by Duct Tape Marketing founder, John Jantsch, this 28-page report provides an overview of the Duct Tape Marketing System, as well as dozens of marketing ideas and tips.

Feel free to distribute this book freely. You may distribute, copy or reprint this report as long as you do so as-is, without changes. It must contain the information about the author and the links must remain intact.

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Twitter for Businesss

Maybe the siren’s call of Twitter has become too much and you’ve jumped in. Or, maybe you have no clue what it is or why you should care.

If you’re curious about this microblogging tool, read this report by Duct Tape Marketing founder, John Jantsch. It’s a practical guide for small businesses wrestling with yet another social media outpost.

Get report.

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