Empower Your Social Media for the Holidays

Empower Your Social Media for the Holidays

The holiday season is the busiest time for marketing, learn the holiday magic needed to get your business out there

While we all know what social media is; it takes specific skills to make it work for your business, especially during the busy holidays.

Learn how to set goals for this season, when to post, how to cut through the noise to engage your audience, and how to measure your success. Give your business the gift of a holiday social media strategy!

Topic: Empower Your Social Media Holiday Edition

Instructor: GoDaddy Specialist

Empower Your Email Marketing

Empower Your Email Marketing

Learn how to reach your audience on the highest conversion channel out there

Digital communication is key to running a successful business and one of the best ways to communicate over the internet with your customers is email marketing.

Learn some tools and tricks needed to level up your email marketing and wow your customers this holiday season and beyond.

Topic: Email Marketing

Instructor: GoDaddy Specialist

Empower your Marketing Photos

Empower your Marketing Photos

Capture your products and services in the perfect light for driving eCommerce sales

93% of consumers consider images essential in purchasing decisions making good photography essential for eCommerce success.

Learn the main elements you need to consider when selling your product and services online and how to incorporate photography styles in your online store.

Topic: Product Photography

Instructor: GoDaddy Specialist

Station North Art Walk at Impact Hub

Station North Art Walk at Impact Hub

Interact with creativity and progress at Impact Hub’s stop on the Station North Art Walk

We love to see moments when collaboration transforms relationships and perspectives in our community.

In partnership with local muralist, Jaz Erenberg (@jaz_erenberg), we’re excited to have you join our collaborative experience. Stop by and be a muse in the mural Jaz will create on-site. Enjoy the performances, connection, and music from DJ CO (@djco_syl) as you tour around Station North.

RSVP for Station North Art Districts Art Walk to learn more about the self-guided map of all 20 venues. (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/station-north-art-walk-sept-30th-tickets-415974369537)

5:00-8:00 PM

Interactive Mural Experience

  • Be one of the muses for the mural Jaz Erenberg will be creating in Impact Hub’s windows
  • Enter our raffle by reflecting on creativity and collaboration

Live Slam Poetry Performance

  • Black Chakra (@blackchakra88), a poet, author and educator. He is recognized as one of the most accomplished slam poets of his time. He is 7 x national poetry slam champion. He prides his poetry as being an authentic voice for Black people across the diaspora with extra emphasis on Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Kenneth Something (@poetkennethsomething), a Black nonbinary, author, spoken word artist, organizer, educator, and activist. Kenneth is the former executive director of the Pride Center of Maryland and former executive director of DewMore Baltimore. Currently Kenneth Something is the Director of Programming for the Black Arts District and the Co-chair of Baltimore Blaq Pride.
Empower Your Social Media for the Holidays

Empower Your Social Media for the Holidays

The holiday season is the busiest time for marketing, learn the holiday magic needed to get your business out there

While we all know what social media is; it takes specific skills to make it work for your business, especially during the busy holidays.

Learn how to set goals for this season, when to post, how to cut through the noise to engage your audience, and how to measure your success. Give your business the gift of a holiday social media strategy!

Topic: Empower Your Social Media Holiday Edition

Instructor: GoDaddy Specialist

Empower Your Email Marketing

Empower Your Email Marketing

Learn how to reach your audience on the highest conversion channel out there

Digital communication is key to running a successful business and one of the best ways to communicate over the internet with your customers is email marketing.

Learn some tools and tricks needed to level up your email marketing and wow your customers this holiday season and beyond. This virtual learning intensive is offered at two different times for your convenience.

Topic: Email Marketing

Instructor: GoDaddy Specialist

Tools to Increase Your Impact

Tools to Increase Your Impact

Tools to Increase Your Impact

Join Michelle Maryns and Melissa Gutierrez Nelson of WeSparkle to learn how to do the most good with the time you have.

Learn simple tools you can use to increase impact for your self, your clients and your community.

Michelle Maryns (She/Her)

Founder & CEO

Michelle founded We Sparkle with the mission of building a stronger, more inclusive, and more just economy by equipping underestimated entrepreneurs with the tools they need to succeed.

Melissa Gutierrez Nelson (She/Her)

Head of Community

In her life and in her work, Melissa fiercely believes in the adage that “we all do better when we all do better.” She is immensely grateful to be part of a team whose work is guided by this same value.

Open Project Night: Reducing Social, Economic and Political Inequalities

Open Project Night: Reducing Social, Economic and Political Inequalities

How can we empower and promote the social, economic & political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, or ethnicity?

Impact Hub Houston is proud to bring you a monthly opportunity to come together to work on solutions for some of Houston’s most pressing issues. Our city is full of changemakers across all ages, cultures, skillsets, and industries. This is your chance to conned and collaborate for the greater good.

Open Project Night has been hosted across the Impact Hub global network for a few years, and we are carrying the torch locally to support #Changemakers, #SocialEntrepreneurs, and #ImpactSupporters in their efforts to create the change they wish to see in the world.

Here’s how it works:

  • New theme each month in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Anyone can sign up to participate (whether you have an idea/project or just want to provide feedback, advice, or support)
  • 1-2 guest speakers will kick-off project presentations
  • Open Mic for anyone else to pitch will follow (2 min max per pitch)
  • Everyone moves to the virtual working room for open networking & collaboration

September’s theme is SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities

SDG 10 from a global context: https://sdgs.un.org/goals/goal10

Event Schedule // 5:00 PM-6:30 PM CST

5:00-5:30pm Open Networking

5:30-5:55pm Project Presentations + Q&A

Your Open Pitch should be max of 2 mins each and answer the following questions before the community can provide feedback:

  1. Brief personal introduction + What is your project/idea?
  2. What stage are you currently at? (idea/testing/implementation etc)
  3. What are your next series of steps?
  4. What are you currently looking for in the way of talent/skills from the community?

5:55-6:25pm Move over to the Working Floor to connect and collaborate with other changemakers.

6:25pm-6:30pm Closing and Next Steps

About our Guest Speaker: (TBA)