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Specialist Business Support Webinars

by Gemma Melling

During this unprecedented time, Invest Knowsley are continuing to support Knowsley Businesses through their Business Growth Programme.

As part of these measures of support, a series of specialist webinars are planned to help local businesses understand the current landscape of available support and to plan for the future.

The latest programme includes a series of webinars to help businesses improve their digital presence – something which is more important now than ever.

All webinars are delivered by Invest Knowsley’s team of specialist consultants through the Business Growth Programme.

Digital presence webinars

Search Engine Optimisation – Tuesday 2 June 2020, 10am – 11am

This course will cover:

  • Keeping on top of your search engine optimisation
  • Ensuring your business is visible in the current climate
  • Make sure customers can still find you.

E Commerce – Thursday 4 June 2020, 10am – 11am

This webinar will help you to assess new opportunities for income generation through selling from your website.

  • explore the possibility of monetising your website
  • what needs to be done
  • what investment you might need to make.

The above webinars are delivered by Jonathan Bruce from Ident Creative. Jonathan has worked in marketing and web design for over 20 years. He was involved in one of the very first national property website launches, developed award winning marketing campaigns and the complete rebrand of one of the largest estate agents in the UK.

Social Media Strategy – Tuesday 9 June 2020, 10am  11am

How to use social media effectively to support your business in a crisis and in the future. This webinar will guide you on:

  • what to say
  • how often to post
  • keeping in line with the public mood
  • using the down time effectively.

This workshop is facilitated by Alistair Clarke MBE from Tick the Publicity Box CIC.

Tick The Publicity Box has an extensive background in media, marketing and digital. Previous private clients have included household brands along with NHS and council departments.

Book a webinar

To secure your place on the webinars you will need to email the Knowsley Business Team directly stating your name, contact information and details of the webinar(s) you wish to attend. You can book online here.

All bookings will be confirmed via email.

Missed a webinar and want to watch a recording?

Invest Knowsley are now making access to their previous webinar recordings and slides available for a limited period so you can still benefit from the information. They cover the following topics:

  • HR Implications of Furloughing
  • Financial Support Explained
  • HR Meeting Increased Demand
  • HR Meeting Reduced Demand
  • HR Managing Staff Remotely
  • HR Staff Wellbeing
  • 90 Day Critical Success Action Plan

If you would like to receive a copy of the recordings or slides from any of the above webinars, please email events@knowsley.gov.uk with your contact details and stating which webinar(s) you are interested in.