The DecorCafe HomeBiz Club is all about inspiring and supporting people who are running or thinking of setting up their own home business. We run regular bite-sized workshops to connect, learn and share ideas.
We are delighted that we will be kicking-off The DecorCafe Home & Garden Festival with a talk from award winning blogger, Louisa Blackmore and the opportunity to have your questions answered by national and local media, Serena Fokschaner and Fiona Shield. This will be held in the Great North Bedroom at 10.45 to 11.15.
We will also be joined by a number of our experts who will be in the Holbein room throughout the day to answer your questions on branding, marketing, social media and computer fitness. More details below:
Talk & Media Experts Q&A: How to get Noticed 10.45am – 11.15am
Join award-winning blogger, and creative director of Humphrey Munson, Louisa Blackmore, leading national design & interiors journalist Serena Fokschaner and Group Editor of the number one SW London lifestyle magazine, Time & Leisure, Fiona Shield to find out how to get your home business noticed in our digital world.
All about how to standout from the crowd, Louisa Blackmore will start the session by sharing her top tips for blogging and social media success. Our influential panel will then share their secrets and answer any questions you may have about getting found online and featured in the press.
Talk details: 10.45am – 11.15am. The Great North Bedoom
Computer Fitness, IT Support and Advice: Sylvie Garvey
Sylvie Garvey specialises in providing straight-forward IT support to home users and small businesses. She will be available throughout the day to answer any IT questions you may have from how to maintain a healthy computer, online security, find out more about your i-phone, i-padd or app.
Sylvie set up Computer Fitness to help people manage problems with their computers, smartphones, tablets, printers and networks. She advises on what new technology is available, what the best options are for each individual, business or family and help to install it and make sure documents and data are safe.
Social Media and Marketing: Louisa Blackmore
Louisa Blackmore is an award winning blogger and Creative Director of bespoke kitchen manufacturer, Humphrey Munson. A social media expert, Louisa has first hand experience of how to make the most of social media to develop strong relationships with suppliers and customers to build sales.
In less than two years Louisa has built the Humphrey Munson instagram following from just a few hundred to nearly 40,000 and revitalised their facebook and pinterest accounts. She has successfully redesigned the website, launched the Humphrey Munson Notebook Blog and introduced video.
Louisa will be available to answer social media and marketing questions.