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  • The CBGI Presents: Digital Marketing Webinar Series

    The Center for Business Growth and Innovation of the University of Northern Iowa presents a mini Digital Marketing Webinar Series this October and into November. The series will include four virtual sessions. Each session will include a live Q&A. Look forward to topics on building a brand using Facebook, Facebook Advertising for businesses, blogging as a marketing tool, and utilizing Instagram to gain exposure. We are excited to share insight on the power of digital marketing and the impact it can make on a business. Business owners, entrepreneurs, innovators, and startups are encouraged to attend these free webinars!

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  • Create With Canva: Enhance Your Brand On Social Media

    When posting to social media, Canva can be a powerful tool to enhance your branded content and boost engagements. A study by OKDork and BuzzSumo analyzed 100 million articles and found that including an image with a post on Facebook more than tripled the amount of shares that post received, while on Twitter shares more than doubled. So, are you ready to start creating? Check out our tips for sprucing up your social.

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  • How to Come up With a Business Idea

    Are you searching for a business idea? Having troubles organizing your thoughts? Consider these few excersises when searching for the perfect business idea. Learn how to use an ideation notepad and problem braindumb to filter your thoughts into ideas. Furthermore, learn about the Value Proposition Canvas and how this tool can help you springboard your business.

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