Events & Training

Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference Presentation “Use Social Media To Grow”

On October 24th at the Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference in Peterborough, Alysha along with Paul from The Machining Center will be presenting, “Want More Customers & To Attract Quality Talent? How We Used Social Media To Grow Our Companies".  If you want to learn how social media can help grow your manufacturing business, please attend. Details On "How to Use Social Media To Grow Your Manufacturing Company" Presentation: Whether you make products that can be easily photographed or not, social media can be used to grow your organization. But, even your marketing team might not yet know how to demonstrate ROI tiebacks on your social

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Help Local Companies Find & Recruit Talent: Oct 17th EDCO Webinar

In partnership with EDCO, Tangible Words will be presenting "Help Local Companies Find & Recruit Talent in Your Region" EDCO webinar as part of a four-part webinar series (Tweet @edco1edco). This event is recognized by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as a professional development event that counts towards the recertification of Certified Economic Developers (CEcDs). Help Local Companies Find & Recruit Talent in Your Region EDCO Webinar Want another way to show your local businesses your economic development support keeps them competitive? Even with recruitment firms, job fairs, and the promise of online communication, most companies struggle to find

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OEMC 2017 Presentation – Help Local Businesses Thrive & Attract New Investors

On Thursday September 14th at 11:30am, Alysha Dominico, Co-Founder of Tangible Words Ltd. will present "Help Local Businesses Thrive & Attract New Investors to Your Community" at the Ontario East Municipal Conference in Kingston, Ontario. Attention Economic Developers! Historical sales tactics no longer bring the same leads your target sectors once counted on.  From Canadian manufacturers to lone eagles – it’s no different: the sales world has changed. Find out a powerful way to use Inbound Sales and Online Marketing to impact business revenue goals. You may not realize, but economic developers give companies hope. Learn what’s possible: from case

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Now Hiring Copywriters, Copyeditors and WordPress Website Developers

Tangible Words is expanding AGAIN!! We need to add more copywriters, copyeditors and WordPress website developers to our Website & Content Creation Services team! Tangible Words is a growth agency. That means when a company needs to build awareness for their products/services or when they have a sales team wanting to call qualified leads and turn them into new and repeat customers - they hire Tangible Words. We develop websites from start to finish in keeping with our philosophy: Content First, Then Design! So we need WordPress specialist web developers as much as we need copywriters and copyeditors (grammar hunters) to

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Canada-Ontario Job Grant – Get Training for Your Employees

Did you know you could be eligible for the Canada-Ontario job grant to provide training for your employees? Here are a few key points on who is eligible for the Canada-Ontario Job Grant: Individual private and not-for-profit sector employers be licensed to operate in Ontario be applying for training that is delivered in Ontario and is related to a job that is also located in Ontario Employees (who you want the training for) must be on payroll. Available for employers with < 50 employees AND > 50 employees. Up to $10,000 per employee is available. The Grant money goes fast! Contact us

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Workshop Help Sales Teams Become More Competitive in an Online World

Keeping Canadian Manufacturing Globally Relevant  The sales world has changed. If you haven’t noticed, you will soon: historical tactics and channels no longer bring the same leads you once counted on. Inbound Sales and Online Marketing impacts revenue goals but few get return on investment (ROI) from current online marketing initiatives. This is your chance to learn with other manufacturers, suppliers, and industrial professionals the powerful way you can use Inbound Sales and Online Marketing to help your sales teams and impact your business revenue goals. Learn what’s possible: from case stories to best business practices - you’ll leave knowing

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Interested in Working as a Copywriter? Now Hiring!

We are now hiring writers to join the Tangible Words copywriting team. Do you have any interest in working as a copywriter?   Want to fulfill of your dream of writing and get paid for it? If you're a keen and conscientious writer with a background in English, journalism, or marketing - between Dec 16th, 2016-January 9th, 2017 we're offering you a chance to apply to join the Tangible Words team. We train all of our writers to help them become an experienced website and SEO copywriter. Every successful applicant must complete the Tangible Words Copywriting Independent Study & Coaching Course. We LOVE

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January 19th, 2017 Webinar Optimize Your Economic Development Website

Your economic development website is the most important tool in your toolbox. It's important that you optimize your economic development website as it's the hub of your marketing efforts and works 24/7 to share information about your community with your target audiences. On January 19th at 1pm, Alysha Dominico with the University of Waterloo will run a 90 minute University of Waterloo webinar, that will share secrets for optimizing your economic development website to increase traffic, build relationships, and attract investors. Do your investors know how good you really are? How is your Economic Development Organization doing with business content and communication essentials? Here’s a Free

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#OEMC2016: Formal Ways to Participate on Twitter

This year at the Ontario East Municipality Conference on Sept 14-16, 2016 in Kingston, Ontario there will be a live TweetChat throughout the conference. Come by the Twitter table run by Alysha Dominico from Tangible Words to get involved. #OEMC2016 TweetUP & TweetCHAT Schedule WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 14th 11:15 - 12:15 (Lunch 1) - TWEETUP: Should You Be On Twitter? A Tweet-Up for Non-Tweeps! Drop by the Twitter table at OEMC to learn whether this tool is right for you - and how to get started. Send your first Tweet and meet other Twitter newbies. 12:30 - 1:30 (Lunch 2) -

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Can An Expert Writing Coach Enhance Your Team?

If you're a writer, communications director or marketing manager, then listen up! After a free trial was given to loyal readers for the month of June, we asked participants how they benefited from having a marketing and sales expert writing coach at their beck and call: "Provided invaluable ideas of how to focus on target audiences." "Helped organized materials suitable to online readers." "Cleared up messages to be client focused." "As a result of project management software provided, I plowed through a long list of 'to-do's'." "Thanks to Tangible Words for your wisdom and helping us increase the value of

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Peterborough Seminar February 17th: Tracing Your Website Problem

WHEN: Wednesday, February 17th TIME: Noon – 1pm WHERE: Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, 175 George Street North, Peterborough, ON SPEAKER: Alysha Dominico, Tangible Words Cost: Free to attend, with Chamber or WBN membership. Bring your own lunch. Tracing Your Website Problem: Content First, Then Design Before you budget anymore staff and fiscal resources on your website… You believe in the power of what your website could achieve: inbound sales tool, prospect and client reassurance and nurturing, lead generation… but is it working?  Join SEO copywriting and content marketing expert Alysha Dominico (from Tangible Words) to learn how to meet user expectations

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Adapting Your Communication – Latornell Conservation Symposium

On November 19th Tangible Words will be presenting "Adapting Your Communication for a New Climate" at the Latornell Conservation Symposium in Alliston, Ontario. Adapting Your Communication for a New Climate is aimed at communicating climate change messages to your online audience—without their eyes glazing over—by changing the way you plan, write and present your online content. By understanding how websites, and online audiences, have evolved you can meet the higher user expectations for online content and help them understand, accept, and act on your climate change messages. The Tangible Words presentation will help you better prepare your community for climate

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Strategic Planning Workshop for Economic Development

Tangible Words and Amer & Associates will be leading a dynamic strategic planning workshop for the Ontario East Economic Development Commission (OEEDC) and OMAFRA to help you keep your rural community moving forwards in a way that will ensure your stakeholders will support your work. This 2-day course will be offered in Belleville, Kemptville and Kingston starting on Thursday, May 14th. You can learn best practices (and insider information) from practitioners with a plethora of real examples to share. Whether you need to review your existing plan or develop your first one, learn first- hand the process, skills and resources you'll need to

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Learn More About Co-Founder Vicky Marrack of Tangible Words

How to Learn About Potential Clients Online Often when we are about to work with someone or if I am purchasing something online, I will take a look at their website, specifically to the 'About' page to get a better sense of who they are. Hopefully within the About page, they link back to their LinkedIn profile to give me more details about their professional background and perhaps a tid-bit of personal information that I can relate to. Since it's an online interaction, rather than a face-to-face chit chat, these little pieces of information online make people feel more comfortable

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Content Marketing Workshops for Your Organization

Do you have staff who need to learn how to write and manage your company’s content marketing? Are you a CEO or manager who wants to learn more about the potential of content marketing for your organization? Did You Know The Canada-Ontario Job Grant Can Help Your Organization Or Business Get The Training You Need? The Canada-Ontario Job Grant allows training for your current and new employees and up to 67% will be covered by the Canada-Ontario Job Grant. Here are some of the Content Marketing Workshops that you could send your staff to. “Many of our clients have returned for

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Canada-Ontario Job Grant Agreement – Training for Your Employees

Did you know that Ontario signed the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement with the federal government? How does the Canada-Ontario Job Grant benefit your organization or business? It is available for small, medium and large businesses. You can get training for your current and new employees and up to 67% will be covered by the Canada-Ontario Job Grant. This means that all of those workshops or conferences you  have always wanted to send your employees - you now can! Here are the details for the Canada-Ontario Job Grant: Provide up to $10,000 in government support per person for training costs. Require employers to

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Serve Customers with Your Website and Blog Workshop – Loyalist College

Google’s new 2013 algorithm changed the internet. You have to better communicate with your customers throughout their decision-making cycles and customer life cycles. And, BONUS: at the same time, you can reduce the risk of spending tens of thousands on website redevelopment every two years. Come investigate creative ways to store information on your website to better serve prospects, customers and you. Learn how to reduce your administration, raise awareness and meet sales goals by offering content that serves your target audiences. This website and blog workshop will help you avoid the risks of ineffective websites, and blogging without a content strategy. The

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How to Build Loyalty: Listen on Social Media Workshop Loyalist College

Yes – you can build relationships, foster trust, and prove your expertise with social media – but not without mitigating the risk of social media and following best practices. Your company’s approach to social media is pivotal to your online marketing success. Learn best practices of social media by CEOs and top brands. And remove the pressure to rush onto the “social media” bandwagon. Instead, you’ll learn the first steps to strengthen your social media marketing –and it starts with improving your website content and extending that to your social media content. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: CEOs, CFOs VPs of Marketing & Sales Sales & Business

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Building Your Business: Improve your Website Content Seminar in Ottawa

Join Tangible Words and Sales Professionals of Ottawa on Tuesday May 13th at 11:30am for lunch and a seminar on: Building Your Business by Improving Your Website Content How can you better manage your website information to keep clients engaged and to reassure prospects? Here’s a website content seminar in Ottawa to help you transform your website into a powerful sales tool. Learn and apply 5 strategies to make your website content compelling to prospects. Understand how people read online, and discover how to share your expertise all under the guidance of an e-literacy expert, website copywriter and trained facilitator.

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Workplace Grammar Course: Pin Point Writing Challenges

  Designed to pinpoint participants’ writing (or speaking) challenges. The introductory sessions teach you functional grammar; so afterwards, you’ll have the language to improve your writing at all times. One-on-one coaching, tailored to the diagnosed needs of each staff member, follows introductory training. Each member learns tools for self-correction, from idea organization to clear expression Interested in discussing your options? Contact Tangible Words today.