Upcoming Workshop in Johnson City - The Ins and Outs of Instagram for Business Owners

Upcoming Workshop in Johnson City – The Ins and Outs of Instagram for Business Owners

Do you want to stay ahead of others with the latest updates on Instagram? Do you often struggle on what to post? Join this workshop to learn the tips and strategies of local successful Instagram accounts. When: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Speaker(s): M. Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez, MBA, Founder of Beyond Engagement—Social[…]

Picture from Facebook Boost your Business Event Held in Nashville, TN

Part 3: Facebook Boost your Business Event – How to Drive In-Store Sales through Targeting and using an Effective Content Strategy

Have a Brick and Mortar Store? Interested increasing traffic to your store? Do you struggle creating content for your business? You’re in luck. I’m sharing my notes from Facebook’s own event, Boost your Business, these tips will include targeting your audiences and coming up with content. This blog entry is part 2 of 3, see Part[…]

Facebook Boost Your Business 2015 in Nashville Collage, with Mari Smith

Part Two: Facebook Boost your Business how Businesses in Nashville Manage their Paids Ads

Small Business Owner? Interested how other Business Owners {in Nashville} are managing their Facebook and their Posts (Paid Ads), successfully? I recently attended Facebook’s Boost Your Business 2015 Event in Nashville, as part one of four held nationally. This blog entry is part 2 of 3, see Part One (my notes from Jonathan Czaja, Director of Small[…]

#FBBoost Hashtag, event held in Nashville, TN

Facebook Boost Your Business 2015 Tips from Keynote Speaker that every Small Business Owner that uses Facebook should know

I recently attended Facebook’s Boost Your Business 2015 Event in Nashville, as part one of four held nationally. This blog entry is part 1 of 3.  The Welcome and Keynote was held by Jonathan Czaja, Director of Small Business for Facebook. Read below from tips and case studies from his presentation! Disclosure: I paid to attend[…]

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How to Engage with Online Customers ASAP with Social Media

    Presentation on how to engage with online audiences and reach more potential customers, stats included! This was recorded Live at the Noon Knowledge series offered weekly at the Virginia Highlands Small Business Incubator in Abingdon, Virginia on March 25, 2015. (see below) Washington County Noon Knowledge Social Media Workshop, May 25, 2015 from Sandy[…]

Beyond Engagement Social Media Solutions donating services for AAF SWVA Media Auction

Beyond Engagement, Social Media Solutions will be donating an one (1) Hour Consult for Bid at AAF SWVA‘s 1st Annual Media Auction. Bidding will open at 7:00 pm directly after the conclusion of the Business Expo and Challenge at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center (in Abingdon, VA) on April 24, 2014. Proceeds go to support[…]

KOSBE Announces 2013 KOSBE Award Finalists and Tickets

Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE) News Release   Wednesday, October 09, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   CONTACT: Dana Glenn Administrative & Marketing Coordinator, KOSBE Kingsport Chamber of Commerce Ph: (423) 392-8811 dglenn@kingsportchamber.org     KOSBE Announces 2013 KOSBE Award Finalists and Tickets   KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Kingsport Office of Small Business[…]

Panel (left to right) Laura Click, M. Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez,Chris Craft,

Non profit— Strategies for the Beginner Social Media Marketer

Social Media Start-Up — Strategies for the Beginner Social Media Marketer at SocialSlam: Responses for a Non-profit perspective.  SoSlam’s conference was attended by 500 individuals from 25 states and 5 countries in Knoxville, TN on April 5th 2013. These tips will help your organization gain traction and results! Tips for Getting Started  What advice do you[…]

Strategies for the Beginner Social Media Marketer

Upcoming Conference where I’ll be a panelist, here’s more information about the breakout session. BREAKOUT LEVEL ONE: Social Media Start-Up — Strategies for the Beginner Social Media Marketer Our panelists are working with a wide variety of companies, non-profits, universities and associations to make social happen!  How do you get over the hump? Here the[…]

Happy 1st Year Anniversary to Beyond Engagement

It’s Beyond Engagement’s 1st Year Anniversary in Business! It’s been quite a roller coaster ride of highs and lows of being a business owner. The highs which include my achievements with nonprofits, reaching my clients’ goals, and my 40 under Forty Award along with being a finalist for the KOSBE awards. My lows include understanding[…]