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Google Analytics and Web Master Tools – Tricia White

April 30, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Notes from Past Events | by

This is a clip from Tricia White’s great presentation on Google Analytics and Web Master Tools at Tech Day Camp – United Regional Chamber. Tricia talks about the ultimate goal of raising your rankings for google search and how these tools can help. She shows how you can analyze web traffic, where to start and..

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Twitter 101 for Business – Julia Campbell

April 8, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Notes from Past Events | by

Julia Campbell gave a great workshop on the basics of Twitter, here are the slides she used for the presentation. If you would like to find more information please visit Julia’s website at www.jcsocialmarketing.com Twitter 101 – Tech Day Camp from The Toolbox, Inc.

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Email Marketing: How to Use Email in Your Sales Process

March 27, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Notes from Past Events | by

Here are the slides from Bob McCarthy’s presentation on email marketing at Tech Day Camp – Franklin – Spring 2013. A 30-year veteran of direct marketing, Bob is a past president of the New England Direct Marketing Association (NEDMA). He has also taught direct marketing courses at both Bentley College and Merrimack College. If you..

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Pinterest for the Small Business and Nonprofits – Julia Campbell

March 26, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Notes from Past Events | by

The surveys we’ve received raved about Julia Campbell’s presentation on “Pinterest for the Small Business and Nonprofits” at Tech Day Camp March 13, 2013.  Here are the slides from the presentation.  If you would like to find more information please visit Julia’s website at www.jcsocialmarketing.com Tech day camp pinterest for business from The Toolbox, Inc.

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Schedule posted

March 22, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

We are all set for Tech Day Camp 2013 – Franklin Thank you so much to United Regional Chamber for getting us out to Franklin. A downloadable schedule is [here] We will have coffee (tea & juice) and pastries in the morning, a great lunch, and lots of learning going on. We will wrap up..

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Bring Your Camera!

March 21, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

If you are planning to attend Ed Nute’s Take a Wicked Good Picture!, be sure to bring your camera!  Ed will not only help you understand how to take a great picture, but will also help you work with what you own! Even if you are not planning to take this workshop, bring your camera..

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There’s an App for That?

March 19, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

So we woke up to more snow – again.  This time we figured we we should get some help, so we got Techie out on the snow blower…we figured there should be an app for that. We think eventually there will be an app, but in the meantime there are several apps that can really..

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*Keynote: Win-win marketing: Designing a Marketing Strategy that Makes Sense (Dollars and Cents) for You and Makes Customers Happy Too

March 18, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops | by

Do you want to attract more clients?  Dor you want to sell more products?  Of course you do!  It’s one of those things that keeps small business owners awake at night. But at the other end of the equation, your prospective customer isn’t awake at night thinking about how they will work with you.  They..

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B-PC – RX – Maintenance and Security

March 18, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops | by

It’s a well-known fact that PC’s are wonderful tools, they are the life blood of our business. But in order to keep them running properly and to protect the valuable data we store on them, we need to follow some simple precautions. This workshop takes a look at some cost-effective ways to keep your internet-connected PC running..

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Tech Day Camp Early Booking ends March 17th

March 15, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Uncategorized | by

Just a quick reminder that early booking for the United Regional Chamber’s Tech Day Camp at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School ends Sunday, March 17th. We have a great line up of 36 workshops, 28 expert workshop leaders and lunch is included.  This will be the best opportunity in the area to learn great..

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United Regional Chamber Athena Awards

March 15, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

We had a great time at the United Regional Chamber’s Athena awards! Great people and conversations and it was all topped of with this awesome dessert…just an added bonus. Massachusetts State Representative Elizabeth Poirier gave a fabulous keynote about working as a woman in the State House and the challenges women face that are different..

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The Toolbox Inc at the Athena Awards

March 13, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

Thursday March 14 from 11am-2pm at the Highland Country Club (104 Mechanic Street, Attleboro), the Toolbox Inc and Tech Day Camp will be at the Athena Awards. Athena’s mission is to: Supporting, developing and honoring women leaders Inspiring women to achieve their full potential Creating balance in leadership worldwide Come join us for lunch and..

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New Pinterest Analytic Tool

March 12, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

Another day, another change in the technology we use to build our businesses…Today, Pinterest rolled a new analytic tool. The first feature, which shows data on how many people have pinned from a site, how views each pin has, and how many users have visited a site from Pinterest, is available for free today for companies..

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SM – Networking 2.0

March 11, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops | by

What happens after the business card exchange? If you’re like many people you have stacks of cards. And you know there’s business in there somewhere. What’s next? In this session, you’ll learn how to move from a quick conversation at a networking event into a long term, mutually beneficial relationship. Join author Diane Darling as..

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iPad Keyboard Shortcuts – Dave Caulo

March 11, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Notes from Past Events | by

If you are like most people, getting used to a touch keyboard is really challenging after using a traditional keyboard all your life.  Here is a clip from a Toolbox Marketing Breakfast with Dave Caulo teaching Tips and Tricks for the ipad.  Basically in this short video Dave explains that there are 3 keyboards on..

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elSue one of our sponsors at Tech Day Camp

March 8, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

elSue, local search and Internet marketing specialists, are proud and excited to be a sponsor of this year’s Tech Day Camp. We are passionate that local businesses will learn and be made aware of new technologies, social media options, and online tools that will benefit their business. This year’s Tech Day Camp includes an impressive program being..

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Maybe You Knew Facebook Yesterday….

March 8, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

Maybe you knew facebook yesterday…Today facebook announced plans for new ways to filter the news feed. Great. At the Toolbox we maintain that technology changes so quickly that it is nearly impossible to keep up with it.  Here is a quote from a Techcrunch article: “Why is Facebook adding new streams? Because we are information..

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SM – Increasing Your Social Media Presence Through Collaborative Tools

Amongst a sea of competitors, increasing user engagement is a difficult and time consuming process. Through the right planning, effort and choosing the unique strategy to fit your needs,a company or individual can steadily build the foundation of a social media presence through the art of collaborative tools. Experience the session increasing your social media..

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After Party at the 3 Restaurant

March 6, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by 1 Comment

No great conference is complete without a great after party to completely decompress, so to complete the day at Tech Day Camp, we are having an after party at the 3 restaurant.. The restaurant is conveniently located about 1/2 mile from Tri-County RVT High School at 461 W Central St (rt 140) in Franklin.  We..

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Come to Tech Day Camp – Such a Deal!

March 5, 2013 | posted in: News and updates | by

We all get the emails about the fantastic conferences, all over the country… Let’s just take a comparison look at one I just got…it was for Social Media Examiner’s Social Media Marketing World, in San Diego in April. It promises some great speakers, time for networking and all the bells an whistles of a wonderful..

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B – Microsoft Office – Tips and Tricks

March 5, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops, News and updates | by

No matter what operating system you are working on, the odds are that you are using some version of Microsoft Office. This workshop covers great tips, tricks and best ways to work with the latest version(s) of Office. Review changes, how to get back to old familiar screens as well as tips on how to..

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W-Google Analytics and Webmaster Tools

March 4, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops | by

Google Analytics can help you monitor what people do when they land on your website – how many people visit? how many pages do they go through? What are they looking for? Webmaster Tools can help you understand how the Google bots search your website from a software perspective. Together, they can give you powerful..

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W-What is SEO? (Search Engine Optimization)

March 4, 2013 | posted in: 2013 Franklin Workshops | by

SEO considers how search engines work, what people search for, the actual search terms or keywords typed into search engines and which search engines are preferred by their targeted audience. Does your website have good search engine optimization? This session will discuss: 1. What is Search Engine Optimization? 2. How to better understand SEO –..

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I Need a Job

March 1, 2013 | posted in: News and updates, Why Go to Tech Day Camp | by

With all the rapid changes in technology, it’s really hard to keep your skills current. Or maybe you are trying to re-enter the workforce and you need to catch-up with skills needed for today’s workforce. In either case, what skills do you need and how do you get them? I saw this article 5 Things..

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