Classes

Free Seminar – WordPress For Blogging – Small Business Center

Perhaps you have heard that WordPress is an easy way to post progressive dialogue about your business on the Internet…but how do you get started? Join Boomer Sassmann, owner of Big Boom Design, to learn how to get your content, photos, and voice onto the Internet. Using WordPress for blogging is a great platform that is constantly updated, produces new features, and integrates better ways to import photos, videos, and links. Questions? Sign up for the class! Class Registration Link...
Small Business Center Week at AB Tech

Asheville Small Business Week

The small business center on the AB Tech Enka/Candler campus is offering a free expo and seminar week: Asheville Small Business Week, which runs April 21-25, which is an amazing opportunity to meet with others in the business world to connect, learn,...

Boomer teaching in Ashe and Wilkes county this week!

It is that time of year: spring cleaning, revising strategies, revamping dusty old plans…what better way to pair that than with a fresh new insight and clean look for your web presence? And for free! Boomer will be teaching free classes in Ashe and Wilkes county this week, and he would love to help you out. Below is the information for both classes, which will help you and your business succeed. Using Google Analytics to Develop Your Business Platform How many people visited your website this week? What parts of the world are they visiting from? How long did they stay and what page attracted their attention longest? Google Analytics offers free tools to track and improve your business. We will spend time adding tracking codes to your site and cover navigating and understanding the basic reports. Don’t miss this chance to understand and use this free tool that can help drive business your way. Monday, March 31 Wilkes Campus, Room TBD 6:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 1 Ashe Campus, Room TBD 6:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Register online at https://www.ncsbc.net/center.aspx?center=75570 or call Dan Little at 336-838-6166 to reserve a seat. Want to print out a free flyer? Click here for Wilkes and here for...
Boomer Sassman, ready to help local Asheville small business owners understand how the internet relates to their business.

“Bridging the Digital Divide” from Boomer at AB-Tech Enka Candler Campus

Boomer Sassmann will teach a continuing education class at Asheville-Buncombe Technical School on February 6th.  This three hour class, “Bridging the Digital Divide”, is targeted towards local business owners looking to streamline how they do business on the web. The goal of the class is to benefit rather than confuse; to simplify rather than complicate. All while learning what internet-tools are right for them and how to use them effectively. Some of these business web-tools covered include: Dropbox, Google Analytics, and WordPress. Be sure to sign up now to secure your seat in the class, and expect to leave with a relevant skill set to improve your businesses online footprint. The class is free and will be held at AB-Tech’s Enka campus in room 2046, from 3-6pm. Click Here to Register Now!  Testimonials: “Boomer is an excellent communicator, an important quality to have in explaining technical/coding/security concepts to many of us non-techies. His clarity and generosity in sharing important security measures helped me understand the importance of implementing basic protection for my (upcoming) WP site.” -Jane Mitchell   “Clear, pointed, illustrative and smart! I like when there is a “leader” with teaching element – one of many of Boomer’s skills -Anne “Awesome! Very informative. Boomer is a great teacher.” -Nick...