Monday, March 4 | 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Roanoke Public Libraries - Main Library
706 S Jefferson Street SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Whether you’re a business owner, looking for your next job, or just want to learn a new skill, you’re invited to join us for free workshops and coaching on Monday, March 4th in Roanoke. View the schedule below.
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Digital Skills for Your Community
Learn about free tools and resources that you can use to assist job seekers in conducting an online job search and learning new digital skills, and help small businesses learn how to reach customers online. This workshop includes curriculum that you can tailor for your own community needs.
Note: This session is for library, education and nonprofit professionals who serve job seekers, students, or small business owners.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Reach Customers Online with Google
Anyone who wants to learn new marketing skills or reach potential customers online will learn about search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), content marketing, and social media marketing. The result? A strategy that can get your organization, business or event in from of your target audience.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Get Found on Google Search and Maps
Explore Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your listing, and learn how to make a free website.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Get Started with Email, Spreadsheets and Presentations
Do your best work from wherever you are. In this interactive workshop for beginners, anyone interested in learning more about Gmail, spreadsheets, and presentations will gain first-hand experience using these products and learn helpful tips on how to collaborate and stay organized.
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
1:1 Coaching with a Googler
Want help getting your business on the map? Need someone to show you how to use Google Spreadsheets or other G Suite tools? We're ready to help!
Drop by our reservation desk at the event to get paired with a Googler coach for your 1:1 coaching session. Our coaches are experts in their respective fields, and are eager to answer any questions you may have in the following areas:
- Google Ads
- Google Analytics
- Google My Business
- G Suite (Google Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations and Forms)
- Gmail and Google Calendar
Just let us know what you’d like to learn related to the topics above, and our coaches will provide personalized help to grow your business, career, and confidence online (20 minutes per session).