Upcoming Events

2019 events are in the works! Stay tuned for some exciting announcements happening very soon!

Description: Take your business from “social outcast” to “social elite” with this series of workshops provided by Molly Knuth Media from Cascade, IA. Designed to help you learn the ins-and-outs of not only social media marketing but also your marketing strategy for the digital sphere, these course of 5 mini-workshops will cover everything from marketing mindset to hands-on Facebook post design and Instagram. Whether you are a beginner or fairly experienced social media user, everyone will walk away with knowledge of how to market their businesses better online.

A little info about Molly Knuth Media: Molly Knuth is a teacher turned stay-at-home mom turned entrepreneur. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Northern Iowa, Molly holds degrees in English Teaching and Educational Technology, giving her the right mix of linguistic expertise and technological savvy to pursue social media and marketing: “Social media marketing isn’t just a fad; it’s a tool that you and your business need to utilize to reach your desired clients and meet your goals. I am passionate about giving small, local businesses a voice in our closely-connected world, and I know that whether you are seeking education to manage your social on your own, or someone who can handle it all, Molly Knuth Media has what it takes to help you market your business in this day and age.” Molly resides in Cascade, Iowa, with her husband, Ryan, and their four children.

Tools Needed: Laptop and Smart Phone

Dates and Times:
Tuesday nights in March and April 6:00-8:00 PM
3/26: Social Media 101: A rundown of how digital marketing is different than any marketing you’ve done before. We’ll also lay the groundwork for our future classes

4/2: It’s all about the Content: Our group will discuss the strategy behind planning content people actually want to engage with and get some hands-on experience in designing posts for Facebook and Instagram.

4/9: Let’s Get Social! This class will focus on the ins-and-outs of Facebook Pages for your business. We’ll show you how to navigate your Page, schedule content, and analyze your unique data to help you meet the needs of your business and audience. We’ll also touch on Facebook Ads and using paid advertising.

4/16: Instagram Info: The up-and-coming platform for business marketing, Instagram will be the focus of this training. We’ll discuss everything from navigation, to style, to helpful apps to get your Instagram account off the ground.

4/23: Keeping the Social in Social Media: The final night of our series will revolve around offering and maintaining high customer service via social media. We’ll also take the remaining portion of the class to answer any questions students may still have.

Not sure if this is right for you? Attend two virtual summits at www.facebook.com/mollyknuthmedia, where Molly herself will give a brief preview of the course materials and concepts as well as some immediate action tips for becoming a “social elite.” Virtual summits dates and times will be announced soon in the “Events” tab on the MKM Facebook page or at www.mollyknuthmedia.com.

Cost: $349 for 5 classes

Registration: Contact Abby Jaeger at Kirkwood Jones Regional either via email at abby.jaeger@kirkwood.edu or call 319-465-2302.