Social Media for Nonprofits: Dublin - 19 October 2017

Training provider: 
The Wheel
Date / time: 
19 Oct 2017 - 9:30am - 1:00pm
The Wheel, 48 Fleet Street (entrance on Parliament Row), Dublin 2
Price details: 
70 Euro for Members of The Wheel/ 120 Euro Non-Members

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Linkedin - we're all at least somewhat familiar with these powerful social media tools. But, do we know how best to utilise them to promote the work that we do? This workshop will show you how.

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Course details: 

Introduction to Social Media for Charities

This workshop will provide you with examples of best (and worst) practices in the community and voluntary sector when it comes to using social media.

Participants will learn how Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat and other social networks can be used to promote your work and build your organisation's support base. Taking account of the latest developments in this ever-changing digital landscape, Greg will guide you to the most effective ways for nonprofits to engage with these online tools.

Learning Outcomes

You will learn about great new practical tools and techniques to help you increase your expertise with social media.

Trainer: Greg Fry

Greg Fry

Greg is a trainer with delivering regular LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Social Business Strategy training and workshops for institutions such as the Digital Marketing Institute, Sure Skills and the Digital Skills Academy. He has a marketing degree and 10 years commercial experience.

Alongside training Greg works as a Social Business and Content Consultant. He believes that in order to make social media work for your business you must have a clear business goal, a clearly defined strategy, great content and make sure that everything you do is measurable. Greg has also won awards for his blogging whilst contributing to the community.

What participants at Greg's previous Social Media events said:

“The session helped very quickly to demystify what for me up to then seemed a very complex subject. Thought I still feel a bit awkward I now have the confidence to practice my social media skills." - M. Rafferty, Community Technical Aid

"I really enjoyed looking at the different forms of social media, there are a lot of interesting features that I was not aware of. Very useful tips. Easy to listen to Greg and very engaging. Would attend another session with Greg in relation to social media." - K. Ward, HAIL
"This session far exceeded my expectations. The speaker was clear, well paced and very informative.Full of useful tips and practical advice. I would recommend this course to anyone interested in getting up to speed and staying on track with social media." - C.D. Martyn, PSPA Ireland

Who Should Attend: 

Anyone working in a community and voluntary organisation who deals with communications, frontline staff, managers, or anyone interested in learning more about the possibilities of using the internet to further their mission.

This workshop is a good introduction to social media, or a refresher for anyone who has attended one of The Wheel's previous social media workshops.
How to Register: 

Registration for participants on the day is from 09:15am.

To book this course select from the options at bottom of page and click 'Add to Cart'.

Course contact details

01 454 8727

Members of The Wheel receive reduced rates on events.