Register – The Essentials of Twitter for Nonprofits and Communicators

Have you started tweeting? Do you know where to start? Twitter is a powerful online tool that can help your organization promote events, raise funds and design programming by discovering and engaging in conversations about your issues. This class will help the beginner and intermediate social media communicators easily fold Twitter into their daily workflows and their organization’s communication plans.

When: Thursday, Sept. 10
Time: 9am – Noon
Where: Columbia College Chicago
Address: 33 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL Rm 509
Cost: $95 for nonprofits/ $142.50 forprofits
Trainers: Susy Schultz and Deontae Moore

**Updated 9/3/2015
What’s going to be covered
In our class, we’re going to talk about designing and executing a Twitter strategy, effective ways to best communicate on platform, establishing an audience, efficient ways to define your voice and tone.

Materials to Bring:
Smartphone or Tablet (with the Twitter app on it)

**Please Note: We recommend that you already have a Twitter account. Even if you have not tweeted, please have an account set up before registration. We ask that you list your Twitter handle and the amount of followers you have during registration.

Register for a spot in our Twitter training here.

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