Join your North Carolina Digital Coach, Tierra Norwood, for free training and coaching for your business.

Sign up for Tierra's upcoming workshops below:

Increase Your Sales with Google Tools
Thursday, June 15 from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM ET
Learn how to promote your products online using Google tools. We’ll show how local brick-and-mortar businesses can list products on a Google Business Profile. We’ll also cover Google Merchant Center, a no-cost tool that allows both e-commerce and brick-and-mortar businesses to create free Product Listings on Google.
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Use YouTube to Grow Your Business 
Wednesday, June 21 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Learn how to use YouTube and the power of video to promote your business or brand.
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Make Better Decisions with Analytics
Tuesday, July 11 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET 
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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Watch Party: Drive Traffic to Website with SEO 
Thursday, July 20 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Anyone with a website or business presence online can benefit from search engine optimization (SEO), the process of helping search engines find and display your site in search results. Hosted by one of Google’s internal SEO experts, this workshop will give you a behind-the-scenes view into how Google approaches SEO for its own sites. You will learn practical strategies that you or your web development team can implement to help drive traffic from Google Search to your site.
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Make Your Website Work for You
Monday, July 24 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM ET
In this presentation, learners will discover how to create a search-friendly website that drives user action and supports their goals. Whether launching a new website or sprucing up an old one, this workshop will help.
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Meet Tierra

Tierra Norwood is a mom, entrepreneur and lover of all things marketing and Virtual Reality (VR)! Tierra has a background in Business and Economic Development from previous roles with the City of Rocky Mount, North Carolina Department of Commerce and as Director of the Nash Community College Small Business Center. She is also the owner of Ajon's Professional Solutions, which provides cutting-edge goal-oriented marketing services. She offers training to introduce entrepreneurs and small business owners to utilizing VR to increase brand awareness globally. As technology evolves, Tierra wants to equip entrepreneurs with the tools to prepare their businesses for new digital trends. Tierra also operates a co-working space, Rec Room, for business professionals and entrepreneurs.

If you have any questions, please email Tierra at

Did you know that we offer free 1-on-1 Help sessions.
These sessions will help small business owners get their business on Google and grow their business online using Google tools. Sessions are offered in-person and virtual.
Topics include:
Building your online presence
Selling online
Reaching more customers
Building your online presence
Working Remotely and more!
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What is a Grow with Google Digital Coach?

Grow with Google Digital Coaches are local marketing experts and entrepreneurs who help diverse small businesses grow. They offer live training and hands-on coaching on topics like how to connect with customers, sell products online, and improve business productivity – for free. No matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey, your local Digital Coach can help you build skills to take the next step for your business and network with other successful businesses in your community.

Who is this program for?

Grow with Google has partnered with Main Street America to onboard 10 local Digital Coaches who will offer training and coaching to businesses in small towns  – including Tierra Norwood in North Carolina. Tierra joins a network of Digital Coaches dedicated to helping grow the small businesses in their communities. 

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