Pitman Training

Google+ for Business

Course Outline

Google+ for Business is a short online course that takes the mystery out of one of the newest and most under-utilised social media platforms. It delves into what the platform does for you personally, and as a business user, and unearths tricks of the trade that you’ll find really valuable.

From setting up your Google+ profile, to joining circles, sharing documents and publishing articles no stone is left unturned.

This course looks at how to use Google+ as a powerful social media tool. It introduces you to all the elements, some of which you might have otherwise missed, and shows you how to get the very best out of its functionality.

Whether looking to promote yourself or your business, you’ll have a whole new set of tools at your fingertips after this course.

It’s exciting to see the huge scope of using this platform properly.

The aim of this course is to provide you with a sound understanding and knowledge of the Google+ platform so that you can utilise the application to promote a businesses services.

This course is ideal for anyone looking at how to use social media to promote their business or personal profile. 

Particularly suitable for PAs, EAs, Office Managers, Marketing Assistants, Business Development Managers, Entrepreneurs as well as those involved in PR, Event Management and Promotion.

Google+ for Business is a practical course that really explores this platform. With a step by step guide on how to really get under its skin and make it work for you, this course starts with the basics then uncovers some very creative uses.

With Google+ for Business you’ll see:

Why it can’t be ignored * How to maximise its impact * How to promote your business *

You’ll learn:

  • How to use Google+ effectively
  • How to set up/update your profile
  • Why it’s so powerful for gaining exposure
  • Who uses circles and why
  • What Google Drive and Google Authorship are
  • How to video conference and manage events
  • How to instant message through it
  • How to  connect and build your network
  • How to establish and develop a strong company profile

Google+ for Business gets you up to speed in just 4 hours. An online course, with the content split into sections, you can take it a step at a time, and in fact, take as long as you want. You won’t be able to resist trying out some of the different uses for it – we guarantee it. Learn something new, then put it into practice  – it’s a great way to learn.

This course can be studied online. This means, you have the flexibility to study our Google+ course:

  • In centre, with our friendly course advisors available for support and guidance as and when you need it.
  • At home or from work – with support via email or telephone during working hours.
  • On a blended mix – in-centre for the modules you need help with, at home or from work for those you are gliding through.

Once you’re ready to go ahead, all you need to do is contact your nearest Pitman Training centre who will be able to talk you through the process and set you up on the online platform, and then you’ll be ready to study the Google+ course at a time and place convenient to yourself. 

To get in touch with your nearest centre that offers and supports our online Social Media courses click here.




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