Thompson Rivers University

Startup Basics series: social media for startups

This is part of TRU Generator’s Startup Basics series

Getting the word out about your company to potential customers can be difficult and costly when you’re first starting your business.

While the services are technically free, social media can be confusing, time-consuming and difficult to manage.

In this workshop, you will identify which social media platforms work for you and your business, and best practices for each.

We will also cover:

  • Pros and cons of popular social media platforms
  • Best practices
  • Leveraging social media for networking
  • Finding your company’s voice

Startup Basics general information

Who is is for?

Startup Basics is for entrepreneurs and startup-curious looking for the tools to get started, and is for anyone interested in starting their own business. Whether you are an entrepreneur yourself or just startup-curious, this is where you learn how to turn your passion into a paycheck!