Supporting and Developing Young Adults

Media and marketing training session
In collaboration with Social Prestige Media, the Beacon Community Charity Foundation hosted a comprehensive training session on media and marketing on September 1, 2023. This session was organised in response to the requests of young adults who wanted to enhance their social media and marketing skills, in turn boosting their chances of finding employment.

Session Highlights

Special Guest Speaker

The session also featured Cllr Sameena Zaheer, who shared her firsthand experience of developing social media and marketing skills, which has significantly supported her role as a councillor.

Session Highlights

Importance of Media and Marketing

Participants gained insights into the significance of media and marketing in today's digital world and its impact on career development.

Learning and Skills Development

Opportunities for continuous learning and skill enhancement were highlighted, empowering participants to stay competitive in the job market.

Building a Brand

Both organisational and personal branding strategies were explored, emphasising the importance of establishing a strong brand identity.

Effective Networking

Strategies for building professional networks and how to leverage connections for career advancement were discussed.

Employment Opportunities

Practical steps for utilising social media and marketing to increase visibility and attract employment opportunities were shared.

Content Creation

Techniques for creating engaging and relevant content across various digital platforms were demonstrated.

Special Guest Speaker

Feedback from attendees has been overwhelmingly positive. Participants appreciated the opportunity to gatheaThe session also featured Cllr Sameena Zaheer, who shared her firsthand experience of developing social media and marketing skills, which has significantly supported her role as a councillor. r a deeper understanding of local governance processes and were grateful for the insights shared by councillors.