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Free Workshop Opportunities


Hamilton Halton Brant Regional Tourism Association’s
Workshop Series presents two FREE Industry Development Opportunities.

 

VLOGGING (and BLOGGING) FOR TOURISM BUSINESS 101
Date: Wednesday, April 1,  2015, deadline to register is Wednesday, March 26, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Address: Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre, Tim Horton’s Room, 399 Wayne Gretzky Pkwy., Brantford ON, N3R 8B4

It can be difficult to make the most of social media and its platforms, a VLOG and/or BLOG gives your activities on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube a focus and creates discussion points across your network. Take this workshop and discover how to boost your brand narrative and enhance communication services online using both a vlog or a blog. Also, learn how to measure results on the impact that your vlog/blog is generating for your target audience and markets.

The workshop agenda includes:

  • How to set up and create a vlog and/or blog for your business
  • How to determine what to vlog/blog about
  • How to increase enquiries and sales through your vlog and/or blog
  • How to make your vlog/blog a “go to” hub for your customers
  • How to integrate your vlog/blog with your website
  • How to get traffic to your vlog/blog
  • How to measure ROI

This invitation is open to local tourism industry partners in the region of Hamilton, Halton & Brant.

 

EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE FOR PAN AM VISITORS
Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015, deadline to register is April 16, 2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Address: Royal Botanical Gardens, Auditorium, 680 Plains Road W, Burlington, ON L7T 4H4

Pan AM and Parapan AM games are just around the corner! Attendance at this workshop will help you provide excellent and memorable visitor experiences. This workshop will be tailored to anyone with direct visitor interactions, will familiarize you with South American cultural norms and will provide key Spanish terms.

The workshop agenda includes:

  • Opening Remarks by RBG regarding Pan AM Panorama Festival Plans
  • 45 minute Spanish 101 presented by Nancy Ramirez; Board Member of the Asociacion
  • Fraternidad Hispana (AFH)

 Presentation by Marion Grobb Finkelstein to teach you:

  • Using Body language to bridge cultures, particularly connecting with Latin Cultures
  • Customer Service and Body Talk
  • Starting a conversation and networking
  • Promotional and Information Booth Techniques – making first impressions, approaching people, ending a conversation, how to segue and a few keys to sell without sounding "salesy"

This invitation is open to local tourism industry partners in the region of Hamilton, Halton & Brant.

To Register for either workshop or for further inquiries, please contact Angelica Smith 905-297-0190 ext. 105 or by email: angelica.smith@theheartofontario.com

**Limited to Seating Available

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  • Hi Angelica, Hope you had a great weekend, hopefully spring will be here soon. I am interested in attending the Vlogging (and Blogging) workshop on April 1 from 9 - 12 in Brantford. Please let me know if you require any additional information. Thanks, Marian
    3/23/2015 9:37:58 AM Reply
  • Hi Kevin, Be sure to contact Angelia Smith at the Heart of Ontario to register. 905-297-0190 ext. 105 or by email: angelica.smith@theheartofontario.com
    3/19/2015 11:38:45 AM Reply
  • Hi Kevin, Be sure to contact Angelia Smith at the Heart of Ontario to register. 905-297-0190 ext. 105 or by email: angelica.smith@theheartofontario.com
    3/19/2015 11:00:34 AM Reply
  • I would like to attend this workshop. VLOGGING (and BLOGGING) FOR TOURISM BUSINESS 101 Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015, deadline to register is Wednesday, March 26, 2015 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    3/19/2015 10:25:50 AM Reply

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