Grow with Google Newport
Grow with Google is bringing free digital skills workshops and one-on-one coaching to Rhode Island. They’re teaming up with local libraries across the state to offer these trainings so that Rhode Islanders have the opportunity to learn digital skills to grow their careers or businesses.
Visit the Grow With Google Newport event to register for one or more of the sessions below:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
For Nonprofits - Discover Digital Resources to Empower Your Community
Local nonprofits will learn about the Grow with Google Partner Program. This program offers free resources and curriculum that your organization can use to teach people in your community the digital skills that will grow their careers and businesses.
Please note that this session is for library, education and non profit professionals who serve job seekers, students, or small business owners. If you are a for profit business, job seeker, or are interested in learning new skills, please join us at our other sessions or drop by for 1:1 coaching.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Reach Customers Online with Google
Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Get Your Business Online
Explore Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Digital Skills for Everyday Tasks
Make the most of your time by managing your work in Google Sheets and creating a meeting agenda in Google Docs that drives your project forward and keep you on pace.
This workshop teaches digital skills using Google's G Suite products. To get the most out of the session, we recommend that you work from your own Google account on the laptops we provide. If you don’t have a Google account, take a look at these instructions for how to get started.
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1:1 Coaching with a Googler
Want help getting your business on the map? Need someone to show you how to use Google Sheets or other G Suite tools? Google is ready to help!
Drop by the reservation desk at the event to get paired with a Googler coach for your 1:1 coaching session. Their coaches are experts in their respective fields, and are eager to answer any questions you may have in the following areas:
- Google Ads
- Google Analytics
- Google My Business
- G Suite (Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and Forms)
- Gmail and Google Calendar
- Grow with Google Partner Program
Just let Google know what you’d like to learn related to the topics above, and coaches will provide personalized help to grow your business, career, and confidence online (20 minutes per session).
- Friday, May 31, 2019
- 9:30am - 4:30pm
- Newport Public Library