Creator Me Academy

Creator Me Academy

Ignite Your Online Presence: Join Creator Me Academy’s 12-Week Social Media Revolution!

Presenter: NC Creative Strategies
Instructor: Nancy Cha
Email: cheaux.co@gmail.com
Registration Closes: 2/12/24 at 11:59pm
Program Dates: 2/20/24 – 5/9/24

Overview

Creator Me Academy is a 12-week training session designed for small business owners and entrepreneurs who are looking to create a standout brand on social media. This session will cover four key marketing topics essential in helping businesses succeed online: social media management, content marketing, public relations, and social media brand identity. This program will have a hybrid work model, with half the program being offered in-person and the other half being offered virtually via Zoom.

Keep in mind there are only 12 seats available in this program. Applications will be considered in the order they are received.

benefits and expected outcomes

  • Understand how to use social media to market, promote, and level up their business
  • Create authentic content and show up as a professional online
  • Promote their business content and maximize its reach
  • Build meaningful relationships with their online community

As part of the program, each participant will be receiving the following to aid in their online success:

  • 1:1 Consultations
  • 1-Year Access to Canva Pro and Lightroom
  • 2 Edited Professional Headshots
  • Product & Services Photoshoot Opportunity with 4 Edited Images
  • Personalized Content Calendar and Social Media Strategy
  • Video Promotion of Business on Minnesota Hmong Chamber of Commerce’s Social Media
  • and much, much more!

Who is the training session for?

The session is designed for small business owners and entrepreneurs who are interested in growing and establishing their online business presence. The business owners and entrepreneurs who will benefit the most from this program are individuals who currently have little to no social media presence for their business, do not have a dedicated marketing team, and do not have extensive knowledge on social media marketing and content creation.

qualifications

To be eligible for the session, participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Identify as Southeast Asian or Southeast Asian descent
  • Resident of Minnesota
  • Current member of The Minnesota Hmong Chamber of Commerce (MHCC), or become a member during enrollment
  • Have a social media account (either Facebook or Instagram) dedicated for business use
  • Have less than 10,000 followers on Facebook and/or Instagram

requirements

All session participants will be expected to complete the following during or after the session is completed.

  • Attend at least one MHCC event
  • Participate in 1:1 Consultations with MHCC and trainer

PLEASE NOTE: DEED requires certain participant information, such as proof of residency, Social Security Number, Individual Goal Plan, and attendance records, for grant purposes. Rest assured that your data will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and used solely for the grant application process.

In addition to MHCC and DEED’s requirements, this session requires all participants to have access to a computer/laptop, have access to an internet connection, have access to a smartphone with a minimum of 64 gigabytes of available storage, and have a social media dedicated for business purposes with less than 10,000 followers.

This beginner-friendly, “hands on” training session requires full participation from the participants. Each participant in this session must be available to attend the in-person instructional classes and workshops every Tuesday evening, attend and participate in all scheduled filming/photography sessions, and attend all 1:1 virtual consultations.

For any additional questions about this course, please contact Nancy Cha at (612) 293-5867 or at cheaux.co@gmail.com

About The Presenter

NC Creative Strategies is a creative marketing agency that helps brands build, grow, and transform through public relations, digital advertising, and social media marketing. They offer social media management services and marketing consultation services to many small businesses and non-profit organizations throughout the Twin Cities. NC Creative Strategies work closely with brands to develop custom marketing strategies that align with the brand’s business goals, identity, and values. With an emphasis on earned media and non-endemic marketing, they are dedicated to helping brands establish a strong online presence to strengthen their influence, credibility, and trust within their community. As experts in the digital storytelling and content creation space, they focus their efforts on bringing life and personality to growing brands for an overall competitive business edge.