The UGA Small Business Development Center in Savannah and the UGA SBDC at Georgia Southern offers Creating a Social Media Strategy for Your Business.

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News Release

The UGA Small Business Development Center

Savannah, Georgia

Media Contact: Liz Overstreet

Phone: 912-651-3200

E-mail: loverstreet@georgiasbdc.org


The UGA Small Business Development Center in Savannah and the UGA SBDC at Georgia Southern, a Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, offers Creating a Social Media Strategy for Your Business.

 

Savannah, GA – Is your business using social media but not seeing results?  Many business owners know they need to be using social media, but they don’t know which platforms to use and how to manage a social media marketing plan in an environment that continually changes.  Enter national instructor Lisa Kanda, President and Chief Results Officer at Elkay Advisors. Through this interactive workshop designed to teach business owners how they can leverage social media by implementing a program focused on goals and getting results.

Key Takeaways:

  • Set social media goals you can measure for results.
  • Create social media strategy focused on connecting with your customers on the right platforms.
  • Learn the pros and cons of each platform.
  • Use a social media calendar to manage and deliver your content.

 

Tuesday, September 26th, 9 am- 12 pm

Only $69

UGA SBDC

513 E. Oglethorpe Ave., Ste. M

Savannah, GA 31401

 

SPACE IS LIMITED!  To register visit www.georgiasbdc.org/southern  and see our available courses or call 912-651-3200 with questions.

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Liz Overstreet, 100 E. Liberty St., Ste.  200, Savannah, GA 31401, 912-651-3200.

 

The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Youth Empowerment Series (YES) is accepting applicants from South and Coastal Georgia

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The Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Youth Empowerment Series (YES) is accepting applicants from South and Coastal Georgia, and we would love to have high school students from your community be a part of our program!

DHS YES Application Form

YES offers students an opportunity to participate in several workshops centered on youth development and engagement, such as goal setting, public speaking, resume building and community service activities. The core values underlying the program seek to provide youth with a blueprint to implement change in their community. Students in the program will provide their input and insight on current issues, build workforce skills and develop as leaders. Through career panels, networking and participation, students in the program will also gain exposure to policy and understand how DHS serves Georgians.

DHS YES Reference Form 

During the sessions, we will introduce the services offered by DHS. Students will hear from representatives that work in our divisions of Aging Services, Child Support Services and Family and Children Services. Then, students will be given a chance to provide their input and insight on these services. For more information, the program details can be found at https://dhs.georgia.gov/youth-empowerment-series-yes.

Please feel free to post this information and share it with any students who may be interested.

The application for participation can be found at https://dhs.georgia.gov/apply-yes. The deadline to apply is September 11th.

Please note: Accepted students must commit to attending four Saturday sessions in their region of the state throughout the 2017-18 school year. Transportation is required.

The South Georgia Region will meet in Tifton, GA. The Coastal Georgia Region will meet in Baxley, GA.

For a full map of all counties in each region, please click here.

YES 2017-2018 Flyer 11x17 9.11

 If you have any questions, please feel free to contact:

 Déshané Velasquez

DHS Fellow

Office of the Commissioner

Georgia Department of Human Services

2 Peachtree Street NW, Suite 29-250

Atlanta, GA 30303

404.463.0745 (O) | 770.408.4928 (F)

Deshane.Velasquez@dhs.ga.gov

dhs.ga.gov | Twitter | Facebook

 

 

Check Out Sweet Onion Classic’s Live and Silent Auction List

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Click HERE to view the live and silent Auction items 

 

SOC FLYER AUCTION

 

 

 

Northland Business Host Golf Tournament on Saturday, October 7th

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Click here to sign up!

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Tri-County Family Connection Host Mentoring Programs for Girls and Boys

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Save the Date: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Sunkissed Tanning XOXO on Friday, September 8th at 11:00 a.m.

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Southeastern Technical College will be hosting a Medical Career Fair this September 6th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the Vidalia Campus

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Southeastern Technical College will be hosting a Medical Career Fair this September 6th from 9:00 to Noon on the Vidalia Campus.  Click here to view the event flyer.  Employers in the medical fields will be able to network and recruit soon to be medical graduates of STC.  Students will not be in clinicals at this time, so we’re expecting a good student turnout.  We will invite STC medical alumni as well.  Hope to see your company there!  Registration for the event can be completed simply by clicking on the link below.

http://www2.southeasterntech.edu/student_services/med_fair.html

Let me know if you have any questions.

Lance Helms

Director of Career Services

912-538-3207

F-912-538-3156

lhelms@southeasterntech.edu

Nominations for Chamber Board Members

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Nominations for Chamber Board Members

August 23, 2017

The Nominating Committee of the Toombs-Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, after careful consideration, submits the following slate of nominees for election to the Board for the 2018-2020 term:

Janet Stanley – Hardware Pizza

Mitch Johnson – Peoples Bank

Tres Herin – Altamaha Bank & Trust

Additional nominees for the Board of Directors may be submitted by a petition bearing the genuine signature of at least twenty-five (25) voting members of the Chamber.  The petition must be filed with the Nominating Committee within ten (10) days of the date of this notice.  A signed form stating the nominee’s willingness to serve if elected must accompany the petition. If no petition is filed within ten (10) days of this letter, the nominations shall be closed and the above slate of nominees shall be declared elected by the Board of Directors at their next regular meeting.

 

Tarantinos’ Italian Grill host Comedy Night on Thursday, August 24th

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Comedy Night will be held on Thursday, August 24th at Tarantinos’ Italian Grill.

Be sure to call 912-537-2022 to reserve your spot!

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Coffee Before Hours on Wednesday, September 6th from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. at K E Butler & Company Jewelers

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