Join our Birmingham Digital Coach, Carmen Mays, for free training and coaching for your business.

Sign up for Carmen's upcoming virtual workshops below.

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Launch Your Business with Customer-Focused Marketing 
Monday, November 29 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM CT
As a new entrepreneur, you’ll need more than good products or services to grow your business. It’s also important to have strong customer-focused marketing strategies to reach your audience and turn them into loyal customers. In  this workshop, you will learn how to create a compelling brand, define your audience, convert customers, and build loyalty and advocacy.
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Sell Online with E-Commerce Tools
Monday, December 6 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM CT
Learn how to sell your products online. We'll walk through listing your products for free with a Google Business Profile and Merchant Center. And we'll show you one way to sell on your website, using an E-Commerce store built with Shopify. Plus, learn about more helpful tools to stand out online, such as Local Opportunity Finder and Grow My Store.
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Learn the Basics of Google Ads
Wednesday, December 15 from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CT
In this workshop you will learn how to reach more customers and grow your business with Google Ads. We will cover how to create an account and set up an ad campaign, how to improve ad performance, and how to measure success.
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Collaborate, Meet, and Work Remotely
Friday, December 17 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT
Learn about Google tools that can help you work and stay productive no matter where you are. Discover how to schedule and host effective virtual meetings, collaborate on documents with others in real time, and access your files from anywhere—even from your phone. Plus, get tips on more free online resources to help you gain new digital skills.
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Make Better Business Decisions with Analytics
Monday, December 20 from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CT
Learn best practices and analyze trends about how customers engage with your business online, then turn these insights into well-informed, actionable decisions.
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Meet Carmen

Coupled with a powerful instinct to discern systemic gaps that too often hinder communities, Carmen has vision. She actively seeks out opportunities to expand equity within underinvested legacy neighborhoods and forges ahead with solutions. Carmen has developed blueprints that have been successfully leveraged by community leaders and partners to bridge equitability gaps and promote economic empowerment and transportation access. She has over a decade of public sector experience engaged with community and economic development with many years in local government. She brings this intuitive approach and ardency for action to all of her work, including her entrepreneurial endeavors. Her company Elevators, works alongside local communities to co-create equitable entrepreneurial ecosystems by prioritizing Black and Latinx creatives.  

If you have any questions, please email Carmen at digitalcoachBIR@growwithg.co


 

Who are Grow with Google Digital Coaches?

We are mentors, teachers, leaders; we are entrepreneurs who have achieved our goals, and we want to help you achieve yours. We are excited to provide the digital skills training and coaching that Black and Latino small businesses need to reach new customers, thrive online, and grow.

Want more resources?

For more small business resources, check out grow.google/smallbusiness (English) or grow.google/pasoapaso (Español).