Take your business to the next level in 2019 - whether you're just taking your first steps into the world of digital marketing or you need to sharpen your bid writing techniques for that next big opportunity, we've got a fully funded, two day Masterclass to help you.

Get your Social Media off the ground - no experience needed! 

In this 2 day, fully funded Masterclass, you'll be getting to grips with the basics of Social Media and Digital Marketing.  The starting point will be understanding what Digital Marketing is and where Social Media fits in. You’ll then develop a simple but effective digital marketing plan, focussing on a couple of Social Media platforms, and you’ll also look at the type of content to create (written, photo, video, etc).  You’ll also take a brief look at some of the other key aspects of Digital Marketing, such as SEO, Email Marketing and Content.

The 2-day Introduction to Social Media Masterclass is running on the 9th & 16th May at The Beacon in Newcastle - it's being delivered by Perro.

Want to get bigger contracts through open tenders - get the winning strategies right here.

If your business relies on winning work through open tenders, spend 2 full days finding out the tools and techniques to avoid common pitfalls, produce clear and concise responses, and maximise tender scores.

In this Masterclass, the team from Executive Compass will share the knowledge, techniques and strategies that have allowed them to maintain a tender success rates in excess of 80% and secure over £3bn worth of contracts for their clients.

The 2-day Bid Writing and Tendering Masterclass is running on the 12th and 19th of June at the John Buddle Work Village in Newcastle - it's delivered by Executive Compass.

How to apply

If your business is based in Northumberland or Tyne and Wear, just click below to apply for your fully funded Masterclass place.

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