Courses

Each workshop can be tailored to your business and can run as a half day or full day. Most are also available as webinars and on demand video. To check pricing, availability and to book call 0808 133 1353 or use the ‘Contact‘ page.

Presenting With Confidence
Speak with confidence and conviction about your business.
Establish key messages, capture the attention of your audience and convert them to your point of view.

‘Online Writing For Impact’
Make every word count on your website and social media.
Discover powerful persuasive writing techniques, how audiences access information online and convert casual browsers into committed customers.

‘Get Real Results From Video’
Discover what it takes to create video content which ‘cuts through’ today’s distracted, short attention span audience.
We’ll cover the equipment you need, how to plan a video, shooting techniques and how to build a presence on YouTube, whether you’re shooting video on your mobile phone, or larger video cameras.

Media Relations Training
Become more media friendly and enjoy better relations with TV, radio, print and online publications.
How to engage with journalists, write press releases, develop stories and give better TV and radio interviews.
Colin Kelly’s 16 years experience at the highest level of  journalism ensures, after this session, you’ll be prepared for anything the media can throw at you.

‘Secrets Of Successful Crowdfunding’
An introduction to the main crowdfunding platforms, how they work, and how to decide which is most appropriate for your business. We’ll discuss why some campaigns succeed while others fail and help you explore what aspects of your business might be suitable for crowdfunding. Find out more from Colin in this short video.

‘How Hootsuite Works’
Smart businesses use social media management tools to stay on top of their channels and content and Hootsuite is the tool we’re most familiar with. This half day session can be tailored to whatever level of experience you have; whether you’re a novice needing help with set-up and walking through the basic functions, or a more advanced user looking to utilise RSS feeds, geolocation searches, multiple tabs and lists.

‘Content Is King’
You have a website, and may be using social media but what should you say?
This course will help you get better results from blogging, video, and social media posts.
We will critique your website home page and the session can also include email newsletters and any other form of digital marketing.

‘Communicating In A Crisis’
How would your business cope with a major incident? Would you know what to say if journalists turned up at your office asking awkward questions? What if you found yourself at the centre of a social media firestorm? Put your team to the test with our full day, highly realistic simulation exercise. We guarantee you’ll never look at your business the same away again.

Social Networking For Business
Regular full day events at our training centre in Hillington. Aimed at SME businesses but open to everyone. Discounts for multiple bookings with networking lunch provided. Packed with interactive, engaging content using modern learning methods, group work, discussions and videos.

1-1 Social Networking Training
Tailored to you and your sector and delivered 1-1 or to groups of staff. Either in a hands on, practical environment, where we sit with you and go step by step through the setting up and execution of your social media activity, or in a group setting with staff from throughout the organisation shown how to use it effectively for business purposes. Many clients ask us to introduce their staff to their social networking strategy as part of this training.

‘Get Your Business Noticed Media Relations Training’
For businesses who want to receive free, positive coverage in newspapers, on radio and television. You will learn how the media works, how to make contact with journalists, how to write press releases, give broadcast interviews and raise your profile.

1-1 Digital Marketing Consultancy
We will conduct a full scale audit of your existing digital marketing activity and advise on areas to improve. This could include social networking activity, your website and e-commerce solutions, online advertising, Search Engine Optimisation and more. You will receive a complete blueprint for the way ahead and, if required, we can deliver the improvements and work we recommend.

Social Media Introduction
A 1 hour (approx.) high energy session designed to introduce the concepts of social networking to an audience who may be resistant to it or feel they do not understand it. Ideal for a business where one person sees the value in social media but colleagues do not. Let us demonstrate the business benefits and then consider a more detailed social networking strategy and further training.

‘The Hot 100 Digital Marketing Essentials’
100 social networking tips in 45 minutes? That is what Colin Kelly promises to deliver in this fast moving session. Ideal for day long conferences that need livened up and guest speaker situations. This session can adapt to fill different time slots, e.g. 60 minutes and 90 minutes.

Stand Alone Modules
Some of the most popular elements of our training workshops are also available as stand alone sessions. These are around 90 minutes in duration and include:
Linkedin Boot Camp
Pinterest Masterclass
Social Media And The Law
What Makes A Brand?

Need something else and can’t find it? Get in touch and let’s talk. If we can’t do it we’ll know someone who can.