July BIZMix – The Social Media Experiment – Ann Arbor

Back by Popular Demand – the Social Media Experiment 2 – Ann Arbor

Are you aware that Facebook gets 25% of ALL U.S. page views?! Did you know that 55% of small businesses use social media to promote their products and services? Do you realize that Google and Bing have integrated social media content into search results? Social Media is the fastest growing tool available to businesses today and if YOU aren’t using it to have regular conversations with your customers… your COMPETITION is! If you aren’t using social media to its maximum potential in your business or if you aren’t using it at all… join The Social Media Experiment now!
The Social Media Experiment started in Livonia and we are excited to bring it to Ann Arbor.

You can’t afford to miss the Talan BIZMix Event on July 29th from 12 – 2pm at the A2Y Chamber offices. The offices are located in the Key Bank Building at 115 West Huron Street, Third Floor, in Ann Arbor.

BIZMix offers you Networking, Lunch, and our social media expert Billy Strawter will be sharing real world information to help you improve your business immediately! Billy will answer your questions about using social media in your business AND answer the questions you don’t have yet.
For more information, contact Deb Molloy (248) 919-1950. Feel free to invite your co-workers and friends to join us.

We look forward to seeing you for the Social Media Experiment. Register Now.

BIZMix June 24th 12-2pm

June BIZMix
“Social Media”BIZMix: FREE Education and Networking Event

Talan SBS and our social media experts invite you to join us at our June BIZMix! In attendance will be 50+ business professionals, including business owners, leaders, and representatives. We will gather for networking and learn how to begin improving our social media plans today. Lunch will be included in this FREE event designed to help you keep your business in business through education and qualified connections!


Consider this…85% of consumers want to use social media to engage with companies. Will they be able to find YOUR company?

•You need to get engaged today before there’s no catching up.
•Companies who use social media effectively know how to improve their brand. •It’s an excellent tool for two-way communication with your customers.
If you’re reading this webpage thinking: “social media is just a temporary fad, it’s too difficult and confusing to navigate. I’m going to wait for it to pass, and then get involved in the next instrumental marketing tool.” You’re wrong and based on statistics you will not be in business 5 years from now. Don’t wait any longer or you’ll be doing a huge disservice to your business:

•Using social media in a strategic, effective way is the number one best opportunity
•It’s inexpensive AND reaches a large audience.
•It’s the only marketing tool out there that effectively serves both purposes of an advertisement.
•Social networks are where people ARE tuned in today.

Register today, to start or improve your social media plan!

Chick-fil-a Leadercast: May 6th 2011

The Chick-fil-A Leadercast is an annual leadership conference started in 2000 by John C. Maxwell. The 2011 Leadercast is expected to bring a voice to 70,000+ leaders in one day.

As the regional host, Talan SBS invites business owners and leaders in all arenas to join us in Livonia for this exciting day of learning and sharing. A diverse and influential speaker line-up includes:

  • Seth Godin: Entrepreneur, Marketing Expert, & Best-Selling Author of 12 books including “Linchpin”
  • John C. Maxwell: Leadership Expert & Best-Selling Author of The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership
  • Mack Brown: Head Coach of the Texas Longhorns, 2009 Big 12 Coach of the Year
  • Suzy Welch: Best-selling author, television commentator, and noted business journalist
  • Erin Gruwell: Founder & President of Freedom Writers Foundation
  • Robin Roberts: Anchor of ABC’s Emmy Award Winning Show, “Good Morning America”
  • Muhtar Kent: Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of The Coca-Cola Company
  • Dan Cathy: President & COO of Chick-fil-A, Inc.
  • Dave Ramsey: Personal money-management expert, national radio personality, and best-selling author
  • Frans Johansson: Best-selling author of Medici Effect
  • Sir Ken Robinson: Best-selling Author & Leader in the Development of Creativity, Innovation & Human Resources

These well-known and accredited leaders will be speaking on innovative topics incorporating how to focus on the solution, not the problem and becoming indispensable to your organization. Each speaker has his or her own voice, and lead with voices of: service, innovation, hope, purpose and influence.

Early registration from January 21 – March 31 will be $129.00

Registration from April 1 – May 6 will be $149.00