Warwickshire Start-up: Social Media, LinkedIn Basics

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Tuesday, 20 March, 2018 - 09:30 to 12:30

Warwickshire Start-up: Social Media, LinkedIn Basics


Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce


Rural Innovation Centre
Unit 169, Avenue H, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth CV8 2LG
United Kingdom

This session is aimed at clients that are considering starting a business or those that have been trading less than twelve months.

On this occasion the cost of this workshop is free of charge as this project is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund, forming part of the Coventry & Warwickshire Business Support Programme. It is also funded by Warwickshire County Council and the district & borough councils.

Social Media - Linked In Basics

An interactive surgery style workshop where we show you how to use LinkedIn as a tool to grow your business.

This is an interactive surgery to get you started on LinkedIn for your business. In the workshop you will get an opportunity to create a great personal profile and a company page. The workshop includes the basics of marketing and expanding your network to get more connections, publicity and work.

This workshop is aimed at business start-ups who are not yet on LinkedIn or do not have a business page on LinkedIn or have not used LinkedIn for their business as a marketing tool.

Bring your laptop and we will get you up and started.

Session will include:

Creating a LinkedIn Profile and Company page
Creating quality content for LinkedIn
Generating leads
Lead follow-ups
Targeted Advertising
Measuring impact


How to find us

The Rural Innovation Centre is situated at Stoneleigh Park, just 3 miles north of Leamington Spa on the B4113. Please note many road signs still refer to Stoneleigh Park as 'The National Agricultural Centre'. We are off 10th Avenue, a green building.

Transport connections to the Rural Innovation Centre are excellent; we are just 10 minutes drive from Warwick, Leamington Spa, Coventry, M40, M69, M6, A45 and A46, meaning we are easily accessible.

By Road

From London / M40

Leave the M40 at junction 15 and head on the A46 towards Coventry

Follow the signs to Stoneleigh Park Main Entrance or NAC on the B4113

From the M6 / M69

Leave the M6 at junction 2 and head onto the A46 towards Warwick

Or at the end of the M69, head onto the A46 towards Warwick and the M40

Follow the signs to Stoneleigh Park Main Entrance or NAC on the B4113

From the M1 (Northbound)

Leave the M1 at Junction 17 and join the M45 heading towards Coventry

This becomes the A45 towards Coventry

Leave the A45 heading towards Warwick on the A46

Follow the signs to Stoneleigh Park Main Entrance or NAC on the B4113

By Bus / Coach

Coventry bus station is 6 miles (10km) away from Stoneleigh Park. Warwick bus station is 9 miles (14km) from Stoneleigh Park.

On arrival

When you arrive the security guard at the main gate will direct you to the Rural Innovation Centre. There is parking available at, or near to, the Rural Innovation Centre.

Follow the main avenue, turn right after the Warwick Complex and left at the clock tower. The Rural

Innovation is a long green and white single story building.

The conference room can be found at the far end of the hallway on the right.

By Rail

Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick, Warwick Parkway and Coventry stations are within 10 miles of the Rural Innovation Centre. Taxi ranks are based the stations, which are approximately 5 miles from Stoneleigh Park.

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