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GROWING MY BUSINESS USING SOCIAL NETWORKS Thursday 25th February 2010 09.30-12.30 inc lunch Rene Looper and David Sim of 4TM Ltd have been advising and developing strategies for businesess and organisations to connect with their on-line customers by using web 2.0 or social media techniques since 2006. The internet has changed dramatically over the last few years and user generated content (UGC) can not only present a threat but also yield great opportunities when used properly. David and Rene will guide you through UGC websites like TripAdvisor, Qype, Yell, YouTube and social network sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and explain how these can help or harm your business/network. This session is very informative and interactive and you will not only walk away with lots of tips and tools to improve your online marketing and reputation but will also be shown the steps you can take to create and grow an effective online presence using freely available web-based applications.

DETOX YOUR BUSINESS Wednesday 31st March 2010 09.30-12.30 inc lunch Alan Horton, Managing Director, The Leadership Centre. Alan is one of the UK’s foremost leadership facilitators. Alan has worked as a consultant, facilitator and coach to leaders in the private, public and voluntary sectors throughout Europe, Africa and the USA for the last 30 years. He has coached CEOs and top executives from blue-chip organisations such as Barclays Bank, Hitachi, IBM, Toshiba and Unilever and numerous high-growth, entrepreneurial SMEs. If you want to enhance your leadership skills, assimilate innovative approaches to developing your management team and make 2010 the year you transform your business, you should book your place on this masterclass without delay.

How to Attend/Exhibit for FREE These events are free of charge and up to four delegates per company are welcome. There is also a small exhibition area for companies to showcase their products and services. These spaces are FREE and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. To book delegate places/free exhibition space, please contact Karen Hubbard by telephone on 01309 678100 or email The Horizon Scotland Team Horizon













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