Leicester Mercure Grand HotelLeicester, United Kingdom

Digital Upscaler Workshop - A Guide to Successfully Selling Online

By LBF2022 (other events)

Thursday, November 10 2022 9:30 AM 4:30 PM BST

Do you keep thinking now is the time to start selling online but never get around to actually doing it? Making a success of selling online can be a daunting prospect but fear not this two-day workshop is a comprehensive guide to getting started.With actionable tips and insights from our experts, you'll be ready to take your business to new heights.

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This is a two-day workshop taking place on the 10 and 17 of November. By booking you are confirming your attendance on both dates.

Selling online is often touted as the new business utopia - low costs, high margins and the potential to grow fast. It’s not quite that easy but don’t be put off in this two-day workshop we breakdown exactly what selling online looks like and how you can add this sales channel to your existing business.

Starting with the basics we’ll take you from how to set up an ecommerce site, through to payments and fulfilment. We’ll also look at marketing, advertising and customer service. Every business is different however there are a set of steps which if considered and executed well will give you best chance of making a success of your online sales.

Who should attend this event?

Anyone working within a high growth business looking to start out or accelerate existing online sales. You won’t need any prior knowledge of selling online but an awareness of what you are looking to get out of your online sales channels would be of benefit.

What will we cover?

  • Overview of ecommerce
  • Platforms and setup
  • Taking payments online
  • Fulfilment and Customer service
  • Marketing your site
  • Paid advertising

What outcomes can you expect from joining us?

After attending this event you will:

  • Understand the entire online sales journey
  • Be exposed to some of the most popular ecommerce platforms
  • Have a clear view on the type of ecommerce you are planning
  • Understand how online payments work and the associated costs
  • Be well prepared to start selling online and have confidence that your marketing and advertising will drive profitable sales of your products

This is a two-day workshop taking place on the 10 and 17 of November. By booking you are confirming your attendance on both dates.

To attend this fully-funded event, your organisation must be registered and verified as eligible to receive support through the Digital Upscaler project.

If not already, you may be asked to complete an SME enrolment form before attending. Kam Atker will contact you to complete your registration process.

Any questions please contact: Events and Engagement Officer Kam Atker on 07971 403786, email: [email protected]