This morning I presented a couple of workshops for the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce (NY) on Facebook and Twitter, and how they can be effectively used by small businesses. Both sessions were packed with very interesting people, representing health care organizations, personal training, sports marketing, tourism, and so many more. I was particularly excited to meet Megan Ogulnick, who recently moved to this area from Chicago, to fill the roll as Manager of New Media for the Hudson Valley Renegades, and look forward to collaborating on some local networking opportunities.
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Here’s another great article I found from a fellow MarketingProfs.com member: 16 Tips for Gaining More Fans on Facebook
Below is my slide deck from the presentation. Some slides won’t make much sense without the context of what I was saying around them, but that’s usually how it goes.