Date(s) - 21st October 2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Course: Discover Membership Platforms – Turn your service business into a membership business
Discover the world of membership platforms and learn about key ways to build followers and income simultaneously. This session is aimed at people who have a service or product based models (consultancy, coaching, one-to-one support, artists, crafters etc) who would like to gain new income streams from developing a membership or subscription service from the work they are doing. We will cover a range of platforms (Patreon, Memberful, Online learning platforms) and deep-dive into best practice to shortcut your set-up and success.
Session NotesIn order to admit attendees to the session, please arrive slightly before the session is due to start and we ask you to be patient while the trainers admit fellow attendees prior to starting.
Kate Doodson: Kate Doodson, the Joint Chief Executive of Cosmic will be leading this workshop. Kate manages the team that delivers a wide variety of projects that focus on digital inclusion & transformation. She is also a key member of the training team and regularly presents at workshops and events at regional, national and international stages. She is able to bring a keen sense of technology and digital developments, inspiring businesses and individuals to look far into the future of tech and business. Kate also provides input to our major website projects, particularly in ensuring the best approach to design and architecture for our customers.
Jack Bukin: Jack Bukin from Cosmic will be co-leading this workshop. Jack joined the team in 2013 as an apprentice and has since gained extensive experience as a Digital Skills Trainer at Cosmic. Somewhat of tech geek, Jack enjoys solving the puzzles that test his knowledge and skills. Outside of his life at Cosmic, Jack is also a freelance video producer, supporting the self-employed and small business owners with developing high quality video content to reach their relevant audiences.
About Bounce Back Digital
Bounce Back Digital is a free programme of webinars and short courses for small businesses to help trading during Covid-19.
With more businesses moving online, learn about collaboration tools and channels to reach your customers. Learn how to set up your own e-commerce website and how to use Worldpay, Stripe and other payment gateways. Understand how to make the best use out of digital photography and video for selling products , or skill-up on how to keep your business secure online.
Running across June and July 2020, the Digital Skills Partnership is proud to introduce experts from across the region who will host informative ‘subject matter introductions’ and run over 20 follow-on courses aimed at helping small businesses mitigate the impact of Covid-19.
This is a free programme funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport delivered by the Heart of the South West LEP Digital Skills Partnership for the Growth Hub.
View the full Bounce Back Digital webinar and course list here: Bounce Back Digital Course Series
Conditions and Eligibility
Participation is limited to the first 100 registrations for webinars and 15 registrations for each course.
We expect these courses will be in high demand but want to keep the class sizes small to ensure maximum benefit to attendees. If you book onto a course that you subsequently are unable to attend, we ask that you cancel your booking to allow another business to access the place. Anyone booking onto a course, that they do not attend will result in all future bookings for the Bounce Back Digital programme being removed.
To be eligible, businesses must be in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay and employ less than 250 people.