While startup business owners and entrepreneurs understand that they need to market their products or services, finding the time and know-how to develop an effective plan can be a challenge. Luckily, this year’s Social Media Week includes several events providing practical hands-on advice taking your startup from idea to execution:
1. Building Products and Companies with The Betaworks Hackers in Residence
During this session, you’ll hear about betaworks process for building products and teams, plus some of the 2015 Hackers team will tell you about what the next generation of betaworks products might look like.
2. Growth-Hacking Quick Wins: Strategies To Increase Customer Base
This session is targeted to marketers, business developers, startups, and anyone looking to get more users and grow their products. You will not only learn about growth hacking and the methods that come with it, you’ll walk away with tactical, practical skills and strategies to significantly increase your customer base.
3. The Myth of Venture Capital, A Chat with Jon Oringer, Founder and CEO, Shutterstock
Jon Oringer will discuss the tools out there to start your own business from only a few thousand dollars and how to develop a solid foundation that will give your business the best chance of succeeding.
SMW NYC begins on February 23. Join executives from Buzzfeed, Code & Theory, Ford, General Electric, The New York Times, MTV, SalesForce, Tumblr, WIRED and more! For further information, visit Social Media Week.
We can’t wait to see you there!