Aug 24, 2019 8:30 AM

Retirement planning from social aecurity to tax savings hosted at Extraordinary Ventures by the National Society of Financial Educators.

Aug 31, 2019 8:30 AM

Retirement planning from social aecurity to tax savings hosted at Extraordinary Ventures by the National Society of Financial Educators.

Sep 09, 2019 9:30 PM

This Instructor-led LIVE Digital Marketing training course will be provided for a total duration of 16 to 32 hours spread across 4-8 weeks by our highly professional Digital Marketing trainers.  This Digital Marketing training course will cover SEO (Search Engine Optimization), SEM (Search Engine Marketing), SMO (Social Media Optimization), SMM (Social Media Marketing) and more.  The first 8 sessions will cover most of the topics in the course outline, time permitting. The next 8 sessions will cover each topic in course outline in additional detail with more in-depth, comprehensive and intensive training with additional practical examples and Practical Hands-on lab exercises.  Course Schedule for First 8 sessions (First 16 Hours) This is a weekdays course that will be held September 9 - October 2, 2019 US Pacific Time The class sessions will be held - Monday, Wednesday every week 6:30-8:30 PM US Pacific time, each day. Please check your local date and time for first session. Course Schedule for Next 8 sessions (Next 16 Hours) Weekdays October 7 - October 30, 2019 US Pacific Time The class sessions will be held - Monday, Wednesday every week 6:30-8:30 PM US Pacific time, each day. View Detailed Weekly Training Schedule at the bottom of this event listing. Course Objectives Comprehensive knowledge of Digital marketing. Learn about Digital marketing tools and technologies. Learn about branding and sales. Reporting and tracking Metrics. How to design digital marketing tools and online customer experience. How to manage social media - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. Who should attend This class can be taken by marketing, website marketing, Social media professionals. Prerequisites Basic knowledge of computers, internet browsing,  Course Outline           1. Introduction to Digital Marketing What is Digital Marketing? Why Digital Marketing? Digital Marketing platforms? Digital Marketing Strategy Types of Digital Marketing – Organic & Paid Digital Marketing VS Traditional Marketing How is it different from traditional marketing? ROI between Digital and traditional marketing? 2. Understanding the Website What is a website Types of websites? Static Website Dynamic Website E-Commerce Website Domain Booking Web Hosting Purchase Website Architecture 3. Website Creations Blogger WordPress 4. Keyword Selection Strategies Keyword Analysis Keyword Competition 5. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) What is SEO? How do search engines work? SEO Tools Web position Analysis Competition Analysis Google Algorithms and Update 6. On Page Optimization Title Tag Meta Description Meta Tags Canonical form Alt Tag Anchor Text Header Tag Robots.txt Xml Sitemap Redirections ( 301, 302) 403 Forbidden 404 File Not Found Webmaster Google Analytics 7. Offpage Optimization Search Engine Submissions Backlink Submission Social Bookmarking Classified Submissions Article Submissions Content Marketing Image Marketing Video Marketing Video Strategy Event Creations Question And Answers 8. Social Media Optimization (SMO) 9. Facebook Profile Creations Creating groups and pages Tips and Guides Posts And promotions Events Creations Video Marketing Promotional Techniques Integration Techniques 10. Twitter Set-up and usage Tips Promoted Tweets Video Marketing Promotional Techniques Integration Techniques Analytics 11. LinkedIn Profile Creations Company Page Creations Tips and Guides Linkedin posts Linkedin promotions Linkedin Groups Video Marketing Promotional Techniques Integration Techniques 12. Instagram Integration Techniques Promotional Techniques 13. Search Engine Marketing (SEM) 14. Introduction to SEM 15. Google Adwords Search Advertising Display Advertising Mobile Advertising Video Advertising Shopping Advertising Report generation 16. Google Adwords Express Setup Google Mapping Ads 17. Bing Ads Setup Marketing 18. Social Media Marketing (SMM) 19. Introduction to SMM 20. Facebook Sing up Payments Methods Paid Promotion Video Ads Event Marketing 21. Twitter Set-up and usage Tips Promoted Tweets 22. LinkedIn Setup Paid Ads Linkedin Post promotions LinkedIn Paid Campaigns 23. Affiliate Marketing What is Affiliate Marketing Components of Affiliate Marketing Affiliate marketing types Affiliate marketing tools Earning Techniques 24. Email Marketing How Email Marketing Works? Types of emails What to write How to write list creation Creating e-mailers Tracking emailers Create Template Reporting 25. Mobile App Promotions Android Apps iPhone Apps Marketing Strategies Marketing Tips 26. Certifications Google Partners Search Advertising Display Advertising Mobile Advertising Video Advertising Shopping Advertising Google Analytics Social Media Marketing Certification 27. Reporting Google Webmasters Google Analytics 28. Tools Alexa VIDIQ AddThis Pinterest MOZ 29. Youtube Marketing Youtube Channel Setup How to Rank and Optimize Youtube Videos How to get more views and Subscribers How to Promote Your Youtube Channel How to boost your Business with youtube Channel Learn to Edit VideoLearn ways to Make Money from Youtube How to Setup youtube Premiere Youtube Earning Youtube Advertising 30. Online Earning Types 31. Google Adsense Content Marketing Video Marketing 32. Affiliate Marketing 33. Freelancing 34. Entrepreneur                                                                                  Detailed Weekly Schedule for First 8 sessions (1st 16 Hours) Please click on each of the links below to find out your local date and time for the training sessions September 9, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 11, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 16, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 18, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 23, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 25, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time September 30, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 2, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time Detailed Weekly Schedule for Next 8 sessions (Additional 16 Hours) Please click on each of the links below to find out your local date and time for the training sessions October 7, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 9, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 14, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 16, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 21, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 23, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 28, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time October 30, 2019 | 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM US Pacific Time                                                                         Refund Policy All Sales are Final. There are no Refunds. If a student is not happy with the training experience, we strive to listen, take the feedback and implement honest and sincere measures to meet and exceed student expectations. If a class is rescheduled/cancelled by the organizer, registered students will be offered a credit towards any future course  Training FAQs

Oct 07, 2019 8:30 AM

Presented in partnership with Delaware Valley University

Aug 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Learn the basics of long-form improv. Students will cover scenework principles like "yes-and" and active listening. Over this six-week period, we'll build the groundwork for comedic improvised scenes that'll jumpstart your love of improv. Please read our Lab Policies before signing up for a class or workshop.  ABOUT ASHLEY MELZERAshley Melzer is an improviser, writer, photographer, and filmmaker based in Durham, NC. Born in North Florida, she received her Bachelors in Cinematic Arts from the University of Southern California and then a Masters in Folklore from UNC-Chapel Hill.  Her work has been featured in Indy Week, Wondering Sound, Paste Magazine, eMusic, The Carrboro Citizen, and the Southern Foodways Alliance. From 2014-2016, she served as Associate Producer of the NC Comedy Arts Festival and Associate Artistic Director at DSI Comedy. She's worked with Hopscotch, Moogfest, Groove Productions, Thornapple Films, Southern Cultures Journal, The Southern Oral History Program and more. Ashley is a founding partner and stakeholder of Mettlesome. She directs Hush Hush, performs with Golden Age, and serves as executive producer of Clarified Butter. She also produced the sketch shows, Two Months In - An Original Sketch Comedy Revue and Bump in the Night - A Spooky Sketch Comedy Revue. Ashley has studied with Aaron Jackson, Rachel Mason, Ben Rameaka, Paula Pazderka, Harrison Brookie and more.  Follow along on Twitter: @ashleymelzer

Oct 16, 2019 8:00 AM

Neighbors Feeding Neighbors 2019 Celebrate World Food Day with us by dining at one of our Partner Restaurants and know that not only are you enjoying yourself and having a great meal, you are also making a difference for your neighbors in need.  Participating restaurants have agreed to donate 10% of their proceeds from this Neighbors Feeding Neighbors day to the Durham CROP Hunger Walk. Organize a let’s eat event for your group to provide a fun, educational way for groups to literally eat to end hunger on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Step 1: Sign In. Sign in your group to eat at one of our local restaurants at insert eventbrite.com   Step 2: Eat out with your friends, co-workers, family, etc. Wear your Durham CROP HUNGER Walk T-shirt. Share on social media. Learn more about CROP HUNGER Walk.  Step 3: Sign Out. Let us know your experience. Partner Restaurants Benetis Athena Restaurant 5410 NC Hwy 55 The Refectory Cafe 2726 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. Zweli’s Kitchen 4600 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. Ste.26 Pulcinella 4711 Hope Valley Rd #1e Parizade 2200 W Main St, Sushioki 4900 NC 55 #510 Picnic 1647 Cole Mill Rd  Own/manage a restaurant that is interested in being a partner in Neighbors Feeding Neighbors 2019, sign up here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeTUan_9je_aR7VWQYY_cmQY8An12iVXQXyUaEMJP0IHK84WA/viewform FAQs  http://durhamcropwalk.org/neighbors/ Durham CROP Hunger Walk donations are used to support hunger alleviation programs. Money raised is split between two organizations. 75% goes to Church World Service and 25% stays in Durham County and is used by Durham Congregations in Action (DCIA) to help our neighbors in need.  In order to best serve the most vulnerable in our county, DCIA then allocates the 25% to twelve hunger fighting agencies in Durham. They are: Urban Ministries of Durham Antioch Builds Community Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC Families Moving Forward Housing for New Hope Open Table Ministries Partners for Youth Opportunity Meals on Wheels Mt. Calvary UCC Food Pantry Society of St. Andrew Threshold Clubhouse Double Bucks for SNAP   Church World Service works with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world. Together we reach out to neighbors in need near and far–not with a hand out, but a hand up. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Yes. Questions?: Call (919) 451 7203 or email [email protected]  

Sep 06, 2019 7:00 PM

Friday, Sept 6 3:00 - 4:00 pm: Registration/check-in 4:00 - 5:30 pm: Who Tells The Story? in partnership with Working Films Storyshift initiativeTown hall-style discussion on accountability, collaboration and authenticity in storytelling. 6:00 - 7:30 pm: SDF Showcase4 films in the pipeline, with 10-minute clips of each, plus Q&A with directors.Saturday, Sept 7 9:00 am - 10:00 am: Registration + Breakfast 10:00 - 11:30 am: Impact Workshop w/ Working Films:In this session, Working Films will share their approach to making an impact with documentary film, with an emphasis on accountable practices in the design and implementation of audience engagement strategies that respect the power, agency, and direction of those most affected by the issues at hand. 11:30 - 1:00 pm: Subject Matter: The Maker/Protagonist Relationship: This panel will explore the complex relationship between makers and the story's protagonists.  Presented with Firelight Media.  Moderator: Sonya Childress, Firelight Media, + 3 pairs of Maker/Protagonists, including Jackie Olive & Claudia Lacy, Always In Season; Cynthia Hill & Kit Gruelle, Private Violence.1:00 - 2:30 PM: LunchDiscussion table (optional):  Redefining Success with Devon Smith, SDF, and Chloe Walters-Wallace, Firelight Media.  What happens when we center why we are telling this story, and who and what we are making it for in redefining what success looks like for docs? 2:30 - 4:00 PM: Proposal Writing with Gabrielle Eitienne, SDF, and Dana Merwin, Int'l Documentary Assn.How to write a fantastic funding proposal, presented in theatrical form. 4:00 - 4:30 PM: BREAK4:30 - 6:00 PM: Master Class with Sabrina Schmidt Gordon. Sabrina is a documentary filmmaker and impact producer/strategist. She will discuss her career as an award-winning creative producer, editor and director, sharing her approach to storytelling, impact, collaboration and accountability. Sabrina will speak candidly about the challenges of making a living in the documentary field, and will share samples and lessons learned from her varied career.   Sunday, Sept 8 (Changing location to The Durham Armory) 212 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701 9:30 - 10:30: Check-in + Breakfast 10:30 - Noon: Speed Mentoring Sessions (sponsored by ITVS)One-on-one mentoring in 20-minute sessions.Noon - 1:30: LunchDiscussion table: Lunch with a Lawyer: Laverne Berry, entertainment and media business affairs attorney, takes our questions. Crossover Event: Black Media Story Summit & SDF Artists Convening! 1:30 - 3:00 PM: Expanding the Definition of Doc in partnership with Black Public MediaOur definition of documentary is expanding all the time. This panel will discuss existing and emerging media, such as VR, AR, podcasts, series, photography, op-docs, interactive, viral, in-person, data-driven, and more. We will interrogate where the funds come from, how these stories are distributed, and who is doing the storytelling.Moderator: Leslie Fields-Cruz, Black Public MediaN'Jeri Eaton, Sr Manager of Programming Acquisitions, NPROpeyemi Olukemi, VP, Interactive, American Documentary Thomas Allen Harris, Executive Producer, Family Pictures USARex Miller, Producer, Ashe '68 The Summit serves as a catalyst for expanding the investment in Black stories and Black storytellers, and for opening the doors to others who are interested in participating in a collective effort toward change. The panel (listed above) is open to all Convening registrants.  3:00 - 5:00 PM: Breakout Session: Forging New Bonds: Amplifying ActivismJoin roundtables where makers meet the stories. Activists, artists, frontline folks working on the issues of our time will share their stories with Black content creators. Breakout Session participation requires a separate registration. The link to register is here: Accommodations: Name-drop Southern Documentary Fund at the Durham Marriott City Center to receive the discounted rate! The Artists Convening is made possible with the support of the following: Jonathan Logan Family Foundation Perspective Fund Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences National Endowment for the Arts John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation South Arts Ettinger Foundation ITVS Black Public Media REEL SOUTH North Carolina Arts Council Durham Arts Council Center for Asian American Media Wake Forest University Documentary Film Program Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - Raleigh Thunder Mountain Media