Rewild Your Life: Social Media Explained & Unplugged
Wednesday May 30th
Come join us to learn the essentials of social media!
Social Media Common Concerns
Social media plays an important and ever growing role in how we connect with each other. For businesses and professionals it is now essential to create and maintain relationships online. It is crucially important to understand how to present yourself well.
Some common questions for many include:
- Knowledge – How can I best use social media? What should I do, say and write? What’s the best strategy for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Youtube? What are the biggest mistakes people make?
- Time – How do I find time to use it effectively?
AND… a big one for many…
- Overload – How do I maintain balance?
Social Media Explained
Social media expert, Elena Sarasom will cover all of the concerns mentioned above. She’ll explain how to best use social media to your advantage as well as how to maintain balance with some creative ideas for your offline life. She’ll also provide some suggestions for resources to help you in moving forward in this area.
About Elena Sarasom
Elena is an expert in branding, new media content and social media. She is also the co-founder of Rewild Your Life an online magazine site designed to encourage people to connect with nature in every aspect of their lifestyle, as well as make sense of spirituality, self-improvement and encourage outside-the-box thinking.
After her BA in Communications and diploma in Radio and TV broadcasting, Elena went on to take a year-long PR internship at Rogers TV and a 4-month news desk and entertainment internship at CTV in Vancouver which led to a contract as a production assistant during the 2010 Olympic Games. She has also freelanced in local community radio and TV as an arts, culture and entertainment segment host, announcer, and producer. She is also a trained social media expert.
Date: Wednesday May 30th
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Venue: ING Direct Cafe, 466 Howe Street, Vancouver
This month, we will have the same format as our last event:
*10 mins = Member Spotlight Speeches
45 mins to an hour = Elena’s presentation
5 mins = break
30-45 mins = small group discussions ( a chance to connect, share, give and receive inspiration and feedback)
*Member Spotlight Speech section still available. Deliver a 5 minute speech on something you are passionate about. It’s the perfect opportunity to share your knowledge, experience and insights. Click here for full details. (You will also have an opportunity to be featured in a brief video message if you’d like.)