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Build Your Buzz: Self-Promotion for Writers
Date and Time: Monday, October 17, at 7 pm
Location: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, 750 Spadina Ave., Room 318
Followed by Cheers with Peers networking at The Fox and Fiddle.
NOTE: Advance online sales now closed, but you can pay at the door.
What are the best tools and techniques for writers to promote themselves and attract new clients? Our experts discuss a wide range of marketing tools. Key topics include self-promotion for introverted writers, adopting new vs. traditional self-promotion tactics, creating your own website/blog vs. hiring a professional, and more.
Alison Garwood-Jones is a Toronto-based blogger and illustrator. Her new web series, Willful, premieres in January, 2017 and will feature snack-sized interviews tracking how artists work, thrive and survive. Alison has worked as an editor at Elle Canada and Viva magazines and has hosted social media workshops. Her blog, Society Pages, received two nominations for a 2014 Canadian Weblog Award.
Tennile Cooper is a copywriter who has used LinkedIn extensively to source clients. She has hosted talks for the City of Mississauga youth entrepreneurship program and has written for Elite Daily, YFS Magazine and Huffington Post. A self-proclaimed introvert, she built her business by crafting an extroverted online presence.
She can be found online at www.linkedin.com/in/tennilecooper and sheisepic.com.
Chuck Black is a journalist, blogger, technology advocate, event organizer, public speaker and activist. He edits and writes articles for the Commercial Space blog and compiles and curates news feeds for the Canadian Aerospace News, the More Commercial Space News and the Space Conference News.
Chuck organizes events focused on the commercialization of space derived technologies which bring together a wide variety of industry experts. He has also created podcasts and runs a blog which can be found at http://acuriousguy.blogspot.ca/
See our full line-up of events at pwactoronto.org
Al Green Theatre (Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre) (View)
750 Spadina Ave. (Bloor / Spadina) in the Annex, Room 318
Toronto, ON M5S 2J2
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