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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Social Selling: Definition, Purpose & Example
Course SummaryUse this course to educate your marketing employees on the basics of social selling. The course's short and simple lessons can help your employees learn social media marketing strategies throughout the workweek.
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About This Course
In this marketing course, your employees will study short and engaging lessons about social selling. Divided into several topical chapters, this course outlines methods for engaging with customers online and selling to them through popular social media networks. Your employees will also learn how to create social media profiles, build an online presence, cultivate a sales network and establish a strong personal brand for social media marketing.
How It Works
Employees can access this course using a device that is Internet-enabled. It's also available 24/7, which helps to alleviate scheduling concerns.
Using the course is simple:
- Engaging and informative marketing lessons break down basic social selling concepts and strategies
- Short quizzes help your employees reinforce their understanding of key social media marketing topics
- An Ask the Expert feature allows employees to answer any questions they may have about social selling
- A final course assessment let's you see how well your employees understand the fundamentals of social selling
How It Helps
- Heightens awareness: Your company's marketing staff will become aware of the functions and benefits of social selling and social media marketing.
- Offers helpful strategies: The course offers effective social selling strategies that your employees can quickly start applying in their marketing efforts.
- Strengthens marketing skills: Employees who complete this course will be able to sell more effectively on social media platforms, such as Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.
After finishing the course, your company's marketing employees should be able to:
- Understand the foundations of social selling and social buying
- Use social selling tools and networks
- Create profiles for multiple social media platforms
- Conduct social selling research
- Build a strong sales network
- Apply strategies for social prospect engagement and social selling
- Interpret and use social media metrics
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