Category Archives: Events and Workshops

Upcoming workshops and classes (online and on-site)!

Social Media Strategist Certification Training

Are you interested in starting a new career in the social media industry?

Do you want to learn how to set yourself apart from your competitors?

Need a more effective way to share the value of your skills with the world?

Become certified as a Social Media Strategist! I will be teaching two classes starting in October. The on-site  course starts Wednesday, October 2nd, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Del-Tech’s Owens campus in Georgetown Delaware. I will have dates (and a registration link) for the online course, also in October, this week.

The National Institute for Social Media (NISM) the ONLY standardized certification program in the social media industry. This course prepares you for the NISM Social Media Strategist (SMS) Certification Exam. To register, go here –

Here’s more information on the course:

The NISM Social Media Strategist (SMS) Certification Training Course (30 hrs) will put you at the forefront of social media in business today. It will not only provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to become proficient in strategic social media methodologies, but it will also prepare you to take the NISM Social Media Strategist Certification examination.

Tuition includes all course materials.


The NISM Social Media Strategist Certification Training Course is divided into six separate content modules. These six modules & the outcomes you can expect from this course are listed below:

  • Strategic Planning – Create a social media strategic plan which supports company goals.
  • Compliance & Goverance – Learn the components & framework of social media policies.
  • Social Media Marketing – Generate a social media marketing plan with targeted content.
  • Project & Campaign Management – Develop social media plans with key performance indicators.
  • Community Management – Learn the principles of engaging and building relationships online.
  • Research & Analysis – Showcase the results of your work to those who need to know.

Register and join us at!

Social Media Workshops – Summer 2012

The workshops have been scheduled! After much planning I was able to find a local site, LeLoLi Cafe & Express, in Milford, Delaware with FREE WiFi.  So, be sure to bring your laptop for even more personalization. If you don’t have a laptop or prefer not to  bring it, no problem. You will still leave with great ideas and processes.

Seats are limited so register early and get the Early Bird Price of only $39 per event!
Click here or go to to register.

Social Media Marketing 101 – The What and Why of the Top 5 Social Media Platforms
Saturday, June 9th, 9:30 am – 12: 30 am
or Saturday, June 30th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

BLOGGER 101 – A Blog Versus a Website, Setting Up a Blog and Getting Started!
Wednesday, June 20th, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
or Saturday, June 30th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

TWITTER 101 – What is Twitter and Why Should You Care?
Wednesday, June 13th, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

LINKEDIN 101 – Creating a Profile, Getting a Job, Participating in Groups, Searching and More
Wednesday, June 20th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

PINTEREST 101 – Creating Boards and Using Them to Drive Traffic and Earn Business
Saturday, July 14th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

FACEBOOK 101 – Setting Up an Account/Page for Your Business, Earning Business, etc.
Wednesday, June 13th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
or Saturday, July 14th, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

FACEBOOK FOR FRIENDS 101 – Setting Up an Account, Sharing Photos, Posting Videos, Staying in Touch With Family and Friends, Finding Long Lost Friends and Family, etc.
Saturday, June 9th, 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Click here or go to to register. Questions? Email me at lflowers at flowersmediamatters dot com.

YWCA Delaware’s Summer Series

I am very excited about the opportunity to present tomorrow night.  I will be presenting at YWCA Delaware’s Summer Series for small business owners. They do a great job supporting and educating small business owners and entreprenuers at their Delaware Center for Women’s Entrepresneurship. I will be presenting a Ready-to-Go Plan for Marketing and Social Media. I will circle back after the presentation with some of the FAQs and answers.