august, 2020

20aug(aug 20)6:00 pm10sep(sep 10)7:30 pmMarketing SOS - Strategies, Opportunities, SuccessesWebinarTopic:MarketingFee:No Cost


Event Details

Have you been struggling with your marketing efforts? Did you lose touch with your current customers? Have you given up on attracting new clients? This program is designed to help you get back on track, grow your business through effective marketing strategies, attract new clients AND increase your sales.

This program is:

  • Presented in partnership with the Trade Commission of Peru, LA / PROMPERU
  • Offered at No Cost
  • A good fit for Restaurants and Retailers
  • Presented in English – Participants will have access to English and Spanish speaking consultants


The purpose of this four-part webinar series is to provide small business owners with tools needed to increase sales and customer retention by bringing and expanding their business through a strategic and effective online presence. Through this webinar series, participants will:

  1. Develop a strong online presence that resonates with their customers and attracts new ones;
  2. Expand their business through an effective ECommerce presence; and
  3. Understand the platforms and tools to deliver on results through solid digital marketing strategies

We highly recommend that participants attend all four webinars in order to maximize on the learning experience and propel into a powerful and impactful online presence to support marketing efforts and increase sales.

Webinar Series Overview

Webinar 1 – Your Unique Digital Footprint

Thursday, August 20, 2020 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm

This is the first of four webinars. During this session, you will learn the importance of creating an online presence to increase your sales and to grow your customer base. We will discuss the importance of establishing a digital footprint with the goal to expand your reach and to leverage multiple channels for your business by creating multiple digital opportunities for engagement.

Session will cover:

  • The essentials of being online
  • Long term growth and loyalty
  • The importance of an effective value proposition that brings customers in
  • The key elements to your content strategy
  • The steps to design your unique digital footprint

Webinar 2 – Social Media Platforms and Metrics

Thursday, August 27, 2020 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The second webinar in this series will focus on your social media effort, including effective use of social media platforms to expand your reach, allowing you the opportunity to engage your customers with content and showcase your products and services with the goal to build relationships and increase your sales.

Session will cover:

  • Social strategy development
  • Social Media Platforms such as Tik Tok, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, and more
  • Local directories: Yelp, Google My Business, and more
  • Other channels: NextDoor, Craigslist, and Groupon

Webinar 3 – E-Commerce Solutions

Thursday, September 3, 2020 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The third webinar in this series focuses on selecting and/or expanding into the right ecommerce platform for your business. This session will discuss many solutions available as well as criteria to pay attention to while developing your ecommerce business while building towards identifying processes to fulfill orders, choosing packaging solutions and committing to shipping partners.

Session will cover:

  • E-commerce Website platforms such as Wix, Squarespace, Wordpress and others
  • iPros & Cons for each of the various options
  • Order fulfillment
  • Packaging solutions effective to your needs
  • Shipping partners

Webinar 4 – Selling on Marketplaces

Thursday, September 10, 2020 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The fourth webinar in the series focuses on your options among marketplaces. We will present and review several prominent options. During this session, we will discuss specific profitability criteria for every solution while providing recommendations for strategic approaches to effectively use each of the platforms.

Session will cover:

  • Marketplaces

○ Etsy

○ eBay

○ Amazon

  • Profitability and Pros & Cons for each option

Participants will be assigned for no cost 1:1 consulting as part of this program.

About our partner:

The Trade Commission of Peru in LA / PROMPERU promotes investment, tourism and trade between companies and consumers of Peru and the Western United States. For more info, please visit:


August 20 (Thursday) 6:00 pm - September 10 (Thursday) 7:30 pm




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