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A Book review blog that is dedicated to helping publishers and authors alike.
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Join us for a live G+ Hangout and Twitter chat to coincide with Small Business Week! Panelists will feature +Lana Khavinson, Small Business Marketing Lead at LinkedIn, +Heather Dopson, Manager of Social Strategy at Infusionsoft, and +Roger Graham Senior Product Marketing Manager at HootSuite.  

Tune in as they share tips and tricks about how you can save time and grow your business using social media. You can also join the conversation during the Twitter chat happening at the same time using hashtag #Growtime  and by following the handle @HootSuite_Pro. 

You have a huge opportunity to save time while building your small to medium-sized business using social media. This panel will show you how to efficiently use social to drive web traffic and sales -- all while keeping your current customers happy and attracting new ones. 

Watch the panel on Youtube as well: http://ow.ly/wOD16 

Discussion Questions:

1. Small business owners are fairly short on time and resources - what tips do you have for busy people using social media?
2. Establishing brand presence on social media is important for business - what are some essential steps for building brand awareness?  
3. Social media is great for driving website traffic - what are your tips for creating engaging and traffic generating social content? 
4. Many businesses turn to social media to help drive sales - what are your tips for creating a sales driven social strategy? 
5. Social media allows for more personal business/customer interactions - what are your top engagement tips? 

RSVP & Watch the Hangout

RSVP here to let us know you’re going to watch plus this will add the event to your calendar and remind you to attend! 

Wondering how to watch? You do NOT need to join the hangout. Just stay on the Google+ event and you’ll see the video on YouTube. It will automatically be there and begin playing as soon as the broadcast begins.

Join the Twitter Chat!

You can watch the hangout here and/or follow the conversation on Twitter using   #Growtime  and by following the handle @HootSuite_Pro.


Have questions now? Use the hashtag and let us know in advance!

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CLASS: The Know Business of Show Business



Permission to Forward Granted and Appreciated!

May be circulated to non-RWA groups or individuals!

 

The Know Business of Show Business with Tina Sacco

 

Sponsored by the Scriptscene Chapter of RWA

Instructor: Tina Sacco

Dates: April 7-20, 2014 

 

Cost: Scriptscene Members Free Option or $10; RWA Members $15, Non-RWA $20

 

FMI and Payment Info:

http://www.scriptscene.org/the-know-business-of-show-business-with-tina-sacco/

 

NOTE: Classes are held on Yahoo! Groups, the Scriptscene FastTrack Workshops listserve. Students will be invited to the loop and must then follow instructions to complete their subscriptions. Students cannot be directly added.

 

Class Information

The Know Business of Show Business with Tina Sacco

Many authors dream of seeing their novel on the big screen, hobnobbing with “the beautiful people” or walking the premiere red carpet.  Whether they get “the call” from a producer seeking film rights or plan to plunge headfirst into the production pool, these writers should have some knowledge of how story elements can affect production needs, costs and marketability.

The Know Business of Show Business is a production primer for authors.  Learn how story elements affect budget and the possible sale of movie rights or an author’s self-produced film efforts.

 Schedule

Class 1

Introductions – Don’t Get Married to Your Script

Class 2

The Human Element – Casting

Class 3

The Other Cast Members – Part 1 - Animals

Class 4

The Other Cast Members – Part 2 - Vehicles

Class 5

The Physical Elements - Location, Location, Location

Class 6

The Time Element – Dressing the Parts

Class 7

Action – Stunts, Fights & Sports

Class 8

The Hidden Elements – Effects

Class 9

Wrap Up – Elephants in the Room

 

Instructor Bio

Tina Sacco is a scriptwriter, an award-winning poet, and is working on her first novel. With degrees in Music and Communications, she has worked in TV, music, film and live entertainment. In addition to acting, she did voice over work, ran a talent agency, worked in costuming, and manned various freelance production positions. She also held a staff position at a production house at which she wrote and produced spots, PSAs and promos.  

 

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What's something you hope to accomplish this year? Writing lots more books than I did last year.

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If I won I would buy the camera I really wanted, the Cannon SL-1 to get my photography going.

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What a great giveaway! Thanks for sharing the opportunity. 

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