Organiser: Hull and East Yorkshire Growth Hub

Event Type: Workshop


By HEYGrowthhub Growmysme
AT Normanby Gateway
Lysaghts Way
DN15 9YG

About this event

Out of all the crucial aspects of building a start-up, marketing plays the most dynamic role in its success.

If people are not aware of your existence, then how will your start-up grow? How will you get a client and proceed any further?

Marketing is the essential kick-starter in bringing out your business in front of the world.

These are simple facts

• There are over 4 billion people on social media websites.

• Around 73% of marketers say that Social Media has been effective for their business.

Its therefore essential to understand how you maximise Social Media Marketing as part of your start up marketing plan.

Social media can help start-ups connect with the target audience, find leads, collect feedback, launch new products and services, and be used for competitive analysis to watch out for their competitors.

Completing this workshop will help you:

• How to use social media as part of your start up strategy

• Lots of tips and tactics to improve your social media

• Learn the latest social media trends

• What social channels to use and how

This workshop is aimed at start-up businesses who would like to maximise social media and for those who are new to the world of social media for their business and are not sure where to start.

In only one morning session we will help you with all things social for your early stage business !

On behalf of the #GrowMySME – Business Growth Scheme, Simon Shepherd of Client Marketing will host this essential workshop provide this guided tour through the detail of creating your dynamic marketing plan.

This workshop is fully-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and so your business does need to be registered and confirmed as eligible for our ERDF-funded Business Growth Scheme. Please check Your Event Eligibility process below.

Your Event Eligibility:

Business Growth Scheme workshops are fully-funded by ERDF and are therefore FREE to attend for SMEs who are fully registered with the #GrowMySME Programme.

An eligible SME is one that, at a minimum, must:

• Have a trading address in the Humber area, which is; Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire

• Have less than 250 full time (or equivalent) employees

• Have a turnover of less than €50m or a balance sheet of less than €43m

For businesses that are yet to register with the #GrowMySME Programme please contact us at You will be contacted by a member of the team to fill in an online Registration Form, which collects contact information, and basic information about your business, which will determine your initial eligibility for the Programme.

Once eligibility has been determined, a member of the team will then be able to confirm your event booking. You will also be offered the opportunity to be contacted by your local #GrowMySME business advisor.

For businesses that are already registered with the #GrowMySME Programme, our team will be in touch to confirm your event booking.

NB – Please note that your business only needs to be eligibility checked and registered once to access all parts of the #GrowMySME Programme up to June 2023.

Please note that we can only accommodate one delegate per business at any individual workshop or masterclass in order to meet demand from the Humber SME community.

There are 1 upcoming dates for this event.

  • Start: 4th October 2022 9:00 am

  • End: 4th October 2022 1:00 pm

  • Venue: Normanby Gateway

  • Cost: £0.00

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