You're invited to the next BEST (Business Education Series Training) workshop on Thursday, September 20th.
Create Your Own Service Magic
Become an experience, not just a product
Great for business owners, management and front-line staff! Based upon the Disney Institute’s Quality Service training, participants will learn:
- How to create a memorable, positive customer service experience and how it is strikingly parallel to being onstage and performing magic
- How to manage your setting for a great experience using place, performance and process
- How to read your audience
- How to recover from a less than positive service experience
Presenter: Mark Condon, General Manager, Red Rocks Country Club
Date: September 20, 2012, Register by Sept. 17
Location: Red Rocks Country Club, 16235 W. Belleview Avenue, Morrison, 80465
Time: 11:30am – 1pm
Fee: $20 per person (includes lunch)
For more information contact Andrea LaRew at The West Chamber, 720-399-5652 or alarewwestchamberorg (alarewwestchamberorg)
Business Education Series Training (BEST) is a partnership of Jefferson County municipal and non-profit business specialists which provides high quality education seminars and training sessions to the region’s business community that are relevant, diverse and affordable for the purpose of encouraging successful growth in a challenging business climate.
Posted: under Wheat Ridge Business, Wheat Ridge Community.
Tags: BEST, business education series training, business resources, business training, Jeffco Business Resource Center, Jefferson County, West Chamber
Aug 31 2012
Social Media Made EASY!
Day/Date: Wednesday August 29, 2012
Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Place: Hampton Inn Denver West/Federal Center, 137 Union Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80228
Cost: $20 Per Person (Includes Lunch) Register by Monday 8/27/12!
Now that you have a Facebook page for your business, how do you start attracting followers? And the BIG question is…how do you convert followers into paying customers? Social Media can drastically increase your customer base and skyrocket your sales. You just need to know how to use it, when to use it and… what NOT to do. Discover how to easily create and implement a social media plan tailored to your business and its unique market.
This workshop will give you the leading techniques to quickly and effectively:
* Harness the power of social media
* Find out how to increase your followers on Facebook, Twitter, & LinkedIn
* Learn proven ways to convert those followers to paying customers
* Learn what not to do, and how some companies are scaring their customers away through social media
Visit the Jefferson County Business Resource Center website for more information or to register.
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Tags: BEST, business education series training, business training, Facebook, Jefferson County Business Resource Center, LinkedIn, social media, Twitter
Aug 20 2012
The City of Wheat Ridge has opened registration for the 2012 Civic Academy. The program will take place on Tuesday evenings this fall. The Academy will take place on October 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 5:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. each evening. Civic Academy is designed to encourage active participation in local government by the citizens of Wheat Ridge.
The Civic Academy was created to introduce members of the community to the City’s organization, how it works, and emphasizes how citizens can get involved in local government. The Civic Academy helps increase public awareness of what their local government does for them and how it contributes to their quality of life. With presentations by the Mayor, City Council, City Manager, and various City departments, residents will learn how the organization works to deliver results and is focused on providing a high quality of life in Wheat Ridge. This year’s program will include a leadership training session focused on the power of resilience in tough times.
Interested parties should fill out an application and submit it by September 14th. A minimum of 12 people must register for Civic Academy to ensure the program takes place. For more information or to apply for the Wheat Ridge Civic Academy please visit the City’s website or contact Nathan Mosley at 303-235-2867 or nmosleyciwheatridgecous (nmosleyciwheatridgecous) .
Posted: under E-news, Wheat Ridge Business, Wheat Ridge Community.
Tags: Civic Academy, resident participation, Wheat Ridge
Aug 17 2012