This workshop will be of interest and great value to people who want to promote their business, small or large, new or fully established, through marketing their products or services on Instagram. Workshop attendees will learn tips and techniques on how to find and attract their target audience on Instagram and sell their products or services. Topics include: Creating quality content for Instagram Boosting Instagram engagement (Instagram giveaways, contests, challenges) Setting up Shoppable Tags Using Instagram Stories for business Using Instagram Ads Light breakfast and networking will take place 9:30 - 10am. Presentation from 10 - noon This workshop is co-sponsored by SCORE Boston and the Harvard Ed Portal and is presented by Jane Zhdanova. Jane is president of Salted Papaya, an Instagram marketing agency which specializes in helping ecommerce businesses succeed through the use of Instagram marketing. NOTE: The first two weeks of registration for economic development workshops held at the Harvard Ed Portal will be limited to Allston-Brighton residents, managers/employees of Allston-Brighton businesses, or Ed Portal members. You may be asked to provide proof that you meet one of these requirements. If you live or work outside of Allston-Brighton, you can register for this SCORE workshop here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=pwjaircab&oeidk=a07eg5nqfn5b54ed233
Do you need to write a resume or revise the one you have? In this workshop, participants will create a strong, effective resume. We will discuss the pros/cons of different resume formats, what constitutes compelling resume content, how to emphasize/de-emphasize content (including downplaying dates or any other irrelevant info), re-casting your resume for a career change and more. Instructor: Ginny Rehberg, Rehberg Management Group. Ginny Rehberg is the President of Rehberg Management Group, a Boston-area career advisory, executive coaching and outplacement firm. A nationally-recognized expert on career and workplace issues, Ginny became known as The Career Doctor for her work with CBS-affiliate WBZ-TV.
The Courtyard Marriott hotel is located on the Banks of the Charles River in Cambridge near MIT, BU, Harvard & Fenway Park in Boston. Amenities include spacious rooms with free wireless High-Speed Internet Access, cable TV with HBO, luxurious bedding, mini-fridge & more.
About Allston, MA
Allston is a neighborhood of Boston Massachusetts. According to census figures over half of the population of Allston is aged 20-34 which is a clear indication of the strong college student presence. Nearby you will find Boston University, Boston College, MIT and Harvard University.
Allston MA is the only locale in the United States named for an artist - Washington Allston. The many musicians and music venues have given rise to the nicknames "Allston Rock City" and "Rock and Roll Allston".
The busiest part of the neighborhood is the stretch of Harvard Avenue between Commonwealth Avenue and Cambridge Street. It is here you will find many shops, bars and restaurants.