Thanks Vik Joshi for hosting our first webinar!

Thanks Vik Joshi for volunteering to host our first webinar: Facebook Ads and Canva!

Vik graduated from the Digital Business Management BComm program in 2016 and started his own business in the field of digital marketing. He delivered a very informative and interactive webinar on Facebook Ads and Canva, generously shared his experience with us and answered lots of technical questions. Thanks so much Vik and we look forward to planning more sessions in the future.

Vik will be delivering a hands-on session at Humber’s Lakeshore campus on Saturday Nov 9 @ 1 – 4 PM. Register online through Eventbrite!

TechWeek Webinar: Introduction to Facebook Ads

The Digital Business Student Association is pleased to host their first TechWeek Webinar: Facebook Ads!

Facebook Ads are essential to Digital Marketing success & lead generation. In this webinar, we will learn how to design a Facebook Ad graphic, and explore the back-end targeting technicality that makes a Facebook Ad successful. We will also cover the do’s and don’ts surrounding Facebook Ads.

  • Date&Time: Thursday Nov 7, 2019 @7:00 – 8:00 PM
  • Delivered by Vik Joshi, Digital Marketing specialist and Social Media strategist. Vik graduated from the Digital Business Management BComm program in 2016.
  • Location: Online
  • Platform: Zoom, an app is also available at the App store
  • Cost: FREE (ticket sales end Nov 6, 2019)
  • Register online (Eventbrite)

Thanks for a Great TechWeek event!

A big shout-out to our DBSA team and our presenters for making this Fall’s TechWeek series a huge success! Special thanks to our alumni for coming back and sharing their knowledge and experience with their Humber family, we’re so proud of you Amanda Rice, Prab Vashisht,  Vik Joshi, Lauren Ashmore,  Irina Gorea, and Martin Perez. Thanks to Sheena Ordinario, and Isabella Annouza for joining us!

The following workshop were presented at Humber’s Lakshore campus, along with some of the material shared by our presenters:

Thanks to the DBSA team: Michallia Marks, Japjit Grewal, Usman Mayo, Andre Thompson, Devan Shingadia, Lana Hekmat, Alexandra Belen, and Shray Shrotriya for your hard work and dedication.

TechWeek Fall 2019 – Mark Your Calendar!

The Digital Business Student Association is proud to host the following hands-on workshops during our TechWeek Fall 2019 at Humber’s Lakeshore Campus. All the sessions will be held in a computer lab, feel free to use Humber’s computers or bring your own laptop!

Shopify

Learn how to setup and run your own e-commerce store using Shopify.


Facebook Ads & Canva

Canva – We will start by covering the basics of Canva – What is Canva, How to use Canva, The importance of Canva & how Canva can be used for business Success. This will be an example of how to leverage FREE online tools to your advantage.

Facebook Ads – Facebook Ads are essential to Digital Marketing Success & Lead Generation in Any company. We will learn how to design a Facecbook Ad Graphic, as well as the back-end targeting technicality that makes a Facebook Ad successful. We will also cover the “do’s” and “don’ts surrounding Facebook Ads.


Video Editing with Filmora 

Strengthen your storytelling skills and learn how to create and edit your own video content for YouTube, Vimeo, Instagram, and Facebook. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to merge, split, trim, crop, cut and paste video clips to make your video unique. Improve Saturation and Contrast for a better quality image. Adjust the speed for slow motion effect, or to speed up the action. Rotate the image for unique angles… and so much more. We will download and use the free trial of Filmora, an affordable video editing software.

  • Date&Time: Thursday Sept 19 @ 7:30 – 9:00 PM
  • Delivered by Lauren Ashmore, Video Production Professor and Digital Marketer. Lauren completed her Advanced Diploma in Film and Television Production in 2011 and her Bachelor of Commerce in Digital Business Management  in 2018. She has extensive experience in the video production industry and currently teaches at the School of Media Studies
  • Location: Lakeshore Campus, lab L3014
  • Cost: $5 (ticket sales are final, non refundable)
  • Register online (Eventbrite)

Microsoft Excel 

Two full-day workshops delivered by Isabella Annouza (Microsoft Certified Trainer) 

Beginners: Saturday September 21, 2019 @ 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

Intermediate: Saturday September 28, 2019 @ 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

This is a hands-on session scheduled in a computer lab, feel free to use Humber’s computers or bring your own laptop


MailChimp

Participants will learn about the importance of email marketing and how to set up their first campaign. We will also walk through the analytics report to better understand campaign performance. This is an introductory level workshop that is recommended to those who have never worked with MailChimp before.

  • Date&Time: Monday Sept 23 @ 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Delivered by Irina Gorea, Marketing Manager at Greenloc Environmental Hoarding, Irina graduated from the Digital Business Management BComm program in 2018 and is currently completing her Masters degree at Ryerson University
  • Location: Lakeshore Campus, lab L3012
  • Cost: $5 (ticket sales are final, non refundable)
  • Register online (Eventbrite)

LinkedIn

Learn how to create your professional LinkedIn profile! In this session, participants will work on setting up a marketable profile, building up their network, sending messages to new connections, following companies/ groups and how to participate in them, sharing updates and articles.

  • Date&Time: Tuesday Sept 24 @6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Delivered by Sheena Ordinario, Placement Advisor, Faculty of Business, Humber College
  • Location: Lakeshore Campus, lab L3014
  • Cost: $5 (ticket sales are final, non refundable)
  • Register online (Eventbrite)

Google Analytics

Learn how to use Google Analytics to track your website’s performance plus some advanced features such as remarketing and e-commerce analytics. There will also be a brief overview of the Google Analytics certification process and how to integrate Google Analytics with Google Data Studio for better reporting..

  • Date&Time: Thursday Sept 26 @6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • Delivered by Martin Perez, Digital Marketing Specialist in the tech sector. Martin has worked with small startups and large multinational companies to achieve their digital growth goals. Recently, Martin worked in a digital agency founded by ex-Googlers providing SEO and SEA services to businesses. Martin graduated from the Digital Business Management BComm program in 2016.
  • Location: Lakeshore Campus, lab L3014
  • Cost: $5 (ticket sales are final, non refundable)
  • Register online (Eventbrite) 

*Please note that ticket sales are final, non-refundable. It is not possible to issue refunds or workshop credits for any reason

Congratulations to the DBSA team for another successful TechWeek 2019 event!

Special shout out to the Digital Business Student Association team: Amanda Rice, Prabhavi Vashisht, Kyle Cooper, Michallia Marks, and Japjit Grewal for their hard work and dedication! A huge THANK YOU to our presenters Vik Joshi, Isabella Annouza, Amanda Rice, and Prabhavi Vashisht for making TechWeek 2019 a success!

TechWeek 2019: Introduction to Canva + Facebook Ads

The Digital Business Student Association is pleased to announce “Introduction to Canva + Facebook Ads” hands-on workshop as part of TechWeek 2019!

Details of the upcoming workshop:
  • Workshop: Introduction to Canva + Facebook Ads
  • Delivered by:  Vik Joshihttp://www.eprimedigital.com/
  • Date: Thursday March 21, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
  • Location: Lakeshore Campus, Lab L3012
  • Cost: $5 (Please note that ticket sales are final, non-refundable. It is not possible to issue refunds or workshop credits for any reason)
  • Register online (Eventbrite)

Workshop Content:

Canva – We will start by covering the basics of Canva – What is Canva, How to use Canva, The importance of Canva & how Canva can be used for business Success. This will be an example of how to leverage FREE online tools to your advantage.

Facebook Ads – Facebook Ads are essential to Digital Marketing Success & Lead Generation in Any company. We will learn how to design a Facecbook Ad Graphic, as well as the back-end targeting technicality that makes a Facebook Ad successful. We will also cover the “do’s” and “don’ts surrounding Facebook Ads.

* Non-Humber students – Please bring your own laptop for the workshop.

Another Successful Tech Week event Fall 2018!

Thanks to the Digital Business Student Association (DBSA) for hosting their third Tech Week event, featuring the following hands-on workshops:

Thanks to everyone who made this happen, the presenters, organizers, and volunteers. We could not have done it without you! Thanks to our DBSA team: Prabhavi Vashisht, Michallia Marks, Amanda Rice, Kyle Cooper, Jonah Zapparoli, Japjit Grewal, and Merve Demir

Special thanks to our alumni: Christine, Kiran, and Vik for coming back to Humber and sharing your experience with our students!