ArchivesCategory: Networking

28Nov

For those of you who have gotten to know us since October last year you may not really know about SoPro Esther who’s actually been part of the Social Progress Team since 2015. She’s back after almost a year on Maternity Leave! Well, she’s actually been back over month now – how time flies! She […]Continue Reading

22Dec

I’m now on my 7th week at Social Progress and I think that my head is still spinning! Social Media is something which has been around me for most of my adult life. I was at University when Facebook was born, lived through the amazing days of MSN messenger and Myspace and have seen a […]Continue Reading

29Aug

After my big reveal as the newest member of the Social Progress Team, I thought it would be fun to tell you a little bit about what I have been up to and have learned during my first week here – “Yes I really did do more than just drink delicious Fairtrade coffee and Instagram […]Continue Reading

03Jun

During the Digital Marketing Roadshow – Wigan on Wednesday 7th June at DW Stadium five leading industry experts will be coming together to discuss diversity in Digital and how gender balance is being addressed. The day has a very exciting list of digital related seminars throughout the day including a Google Digital Garage session on […]Continue Reading

08Feb

Did you know that 80% of internet users own a smartphone? We have information available at our fingertips and faster than ever before! A study by the UK Council for Child Internet Safety found that “children predominantly access the internet at home and through mobile devices”. With this week marking Internet Safety Day, we thought […]Continue Reading

19Jan

It’s official! We’re NATIONAL FINALISTS for the UK Blog Awards for the second year running! We want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who voted for the SoPro Blog. You have enabled us to be in the running for a coveted #UKBA17 trophy! (Esther’s desperate to get her hands on one!!) Will we […]Continue Reading

06Dec

Have you ever heard of BNI before? Yes? No? Well, Janet and Esther are both members of BNI groups in Huddersfield and we thought it would be worth explaining a little bit about it. What is BNI? BNI stands for Business Network International and is a worldwide business networking organisation. BNI was founded 30 years […]Continue Reading

24Nov

On Wednesday 16th November 2016 Social Progress were amongst 100 exhibitors at Venturefest Yorkshire 2016. Janet and Esther had the opportunity to chat to delegates and fellow exhibitors about social media training and also showcase Big Screen Social.     The event which welcomed over 900 registered delegates was located at York Racecourse and covered over 4 floors of […]Continue Reading

10Nov

Kirklees Business Hub officially launched #HubKirklees on Friday 30th September 2016. The Kirklees Business Hub is a digital hub where Kirklees businesses can register and access local information, seek advice from the Hub Advocates and find out about business events and training across the Kirklees area.    Janet Bebb is one of the official Hub […]Continue Reading

21Sep

The very first Techtrade Yorkshire exhibition was held on Thursday 8th September at Elland Road, Leeds and we were there amongst the many exhibitors at the event. Not only were we exhibiting (at Stand 5) but it was also the official launch of Big Screen Social where we got to see it in action for […]Continue Reading