Join our Chicago Digital Coach, JinJa Birkenbeuel, for free training and coaching for your business.

Sign up for JinJa's upcoming virtual workshops below.

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Collaborate, Meet, and Work Remotely
Friday, October 30 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST
Learn how your business can be found online with Google. This workshop explains how Google Search works and how you can improve a website's visibility with Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The session also introduces products like Google My Business, Google Trends, Search Console, Google Analytics, Google Ads, and more.
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Boost Your Entrepreneurship Skills with Women Will - Part 1
Thursday, November 12 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST
Women Will is a Grow with Google program that focuses on economic empowerment for women across the world. In this two-part workshop tailored to aspiring women entrepreneurs, you will learn how to plan, launch and grow your business. In Part 1, we will discuss how to communicate with confidence and craft your pitch. Plus, we will explore how resilience helps drive success in entrepreneurship.
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Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps
Friday, November 13 from 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM CST
Showing up when customers are searching online is more important than ever. Ensure customers can find accurate, updated information about your local business on Google Search and Google Maps, no matter which device they use. This workshop includes hands-on time to build or edit a Google business profile, so you can get real-time feedback and help from a Google expert.
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Boost Your Entrepreneurship Skills with Women Will - (Part ll)
Thursday, December 11 from 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM CST
Women Will is a Grow with Google program that focuses on economic empowerment for women across the world. In this two-part workshop tailored to aspiring women entrepreneurs, you will learn how to plan, launch and grow your business. In Part 2 we will discuss how to seek finances, boost sales, and improve your negotiation strategies. Plus, learn how to turn objections and criticisms into powerful tools to improve your business.
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Meet JinJa

JinJa is a strategist and creative executive with more than 20 years of experience, including in enterprise brand strategy and creative development for mid- to large-size organizations. She’s the CEO of Birk Creative, an agency that designs visual identities and multichannel strategies to help brands grow, scale, and keep up with technology. JinJa is also founder and co-host of “The Honest Field Guide” podcast, which discusses business with Grammy Award winners, successful entrepreneurs, sports-team owners, best-selling authors, and Baseball Hall of Fame inductees. JinJa wants to provide you with hands-on coaching, digital skills workshops, and insights into how to grow your business. She’s passionate about coaching and has traveled the country interviewing small business owners to understand their challenges and learn where they needed the most help.

You can ask JinJa about writing, brand development, social media strategy, personal branding, brand transformation, brand management, thought leadership training, women's business initiatives, digital transformation, and more.

If you have any questions, please email JinJa at jbirkenbeuel@google.com


 

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).