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Lunch-and-Learn Workshop for School Professionals

Discover takeaways to improve your school marketing, web design, and enrollment efforts for your 2019 initiatives.

Free professional development opportunity on Wednesday, October 3rd in Charlotte, NC!

Join Finalsite's team of experts this fall at Covenant Day School for a lunch-and-learn event on web design strategies! We’ll cover the latest web trends you need to know — like website accessibility, search engine marketing, and inbound marketing, creative ways to market to millennials, strategies for engaging with alumni, and suggestions on how to make your website stand out in a crowded market.

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Why Join Us?

Web Strategy Workshops make it easy for school marketing, admission, and advancement professionals like you to learn effective strategies you can implement immediately. You have the opportunity to step away from campus for a day of professional development, networking, and creativity. Plus, this lunch-and-learn event is a shorter time commitment. You can come spend lunch with us while learning new strategies and networking with other school professionals in the Charlotte area.

Our workshops are open to all school professionals — which means, you don't have to be a Finalsite client to attend! Our workshops have filled to capacity quickly in the past, so be sure to reserve your seat below.

During the event, you will learn new ways to:

  • Drive new website traffic with search engine marketing

  • Ensure your website offers an accessible user experience

  • And much more!

This free lunch-and-learn workshop will be from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM and includes lunch (of course!) and plenty of time for networking with other attendees and presenters from Finalsite.

This workshop is hosted by:

Ryan Nolan

With 16 years of experience working with or in K-12 schools, Lorrie Jackson is a frequent presenter on marketing and communications for schools. Her chapter “Marketing Through Social Media” appears in the 2011 edition of The NAIS Handbook on Marketing Independent Schools. Lorrie served as a faculty member, technology coordinator, and marketing director as two TAIS schools before moving to Finalsite. She is a Senior Client Success Manager at the web solutions company, supporting the online marketing and communication needs of 175 schools throughout the Southeast.

Registration for this event has closed. Please check back soon for the next event in the Charlotte area.


About The Location

Located in Matthews, N.C., Covenant Day School is a TK-12 Christ-centered, college preparatory school where a biblical worldview and academic excellence are blended without compromise.

As an added bonus, members of Covenant Day School will share tips from their recent website success, including some of their goals and strategies.



Previous Attendees Enjoyed It, Too!

"Loved it! It was great meeting the Finalsite team and connecting with local school team members, too. I always get a golden nugget from your workshops."

Trisha Flassing, Latin School of Chicago


"I felt I didn't have to be a specialist in order to understand what was needed to improve our website. I came back to work with new ways to improve our site."

Gloria Sanchez, Victoria School

"The presentations were outstanding — well organized and filled with a good mix of general advice and specific examples."

Dave Porreca, Elmwood Park Community Unit School District 401

"The workshop was very informative. I feel like I learned a lot and received some great advice and action steps to begin improving our school's online strategies."

Molly Farmer, North County Christian School

"I found the workshop to be very helpful. I made some immediate improvements to our website based on what I learned."

Chrissy Sinclair, Soundview School

"The perfect balance of knowledge, humor, and strategic information. Many thanks to all the presenters!"

Rebecca Toon, Ridgefield Academy

Host a Workshop

Are you interested in hosting and sharing your own tips and success? Contact our events team about hosting a free workshop on your campus.

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