Facebook Boost Your Business Event

The National Hispanic Cultural Center
1701 4th Street SW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102

Sessions

Join us in Albuquerque
April 30-May 4, 2018

Join us for free workshops, business training, and networking designed to help boost your career, your business and your community.

What you can learn

Boost for beginners

We’ve scheduled these sessions to be flexible and fit your schedule. Feel free to drop in for a single session or come for multiple days.

Facebook Community Boost Kick-off + Getting Started with Facebook

Join us for the kick-off of Facebook Community Boost! Hear from Facebook leaders and gain insights from an inspirational panel of successful local small business owners. Then head to the breakout room for the Getting Started with Facebook workshop.

Facebook Community Boost Kick-off + Taking Facebook Ads to the Next Level

Join us for the kick-off of Facebook Community Boost! Hear from Facebook leaders and gain insights from an inspirational panel of successful local small business owners. Then head to the breakout room for the Taking Facebook Ads to the Next Level workshop.

Stand Out with Instagram

Learn how your business can connect with the Instagram community. Familiarity with Instagram is recommended.

Facebook Community Boost Kick-off + Finding New Customers with Facebook

Join us for the kick-off of Facebook Community Boost! Hear from Facebook leaders and gain insights from an inspirational panel of successful local small business owners. Then head to the breakout room for the Finding New Customers with Facebook workshop.

Getting Started with Facebook

New to Facebook or unsure how to use Facebook's free tools? Then let's get started.

Boost your business

We’ve scheduled these sessions to be flexible and fit your schedule. Feel free to drop in for a single session or come for multiple days.

Growing your Business Internationally

Learn how Facebook can help you find new customers around the world. Familiarity with Facebook advertising is recommended.

Growing Your Non-Profit with Facebook

Already using a Facebook Page? Learn how your non-profit can find new supporters and make it easier for you and your community to raise money.

Boost your marketing

We’ve scheduled these sessions to be flexible and fit your schedule. Feel free to drop in for a single session or come for multiple days.

Connecting with Local Shoppers

Learn how Facebook can help you generate more foot traffic for your store. Previous experience with a Facebook Page is helpful for this session, but not required.

Taking Facebook Ads to the Next Level

Come learn about advertising objectives, advanced targeting options and more. If you're already familiar with Facebook advertising and want to do more, this session is for you.

Finding New Customers with Facebook

If you're already using Facebook Pages and want to learn more, this is your session.

Getting Creative with your Mobile Phone

Your phone can help you create (and deliver) awesome ads, all without breaking the bank. Some experience advertising with Facebook or Instagram is useful for this session, but not required.

InstaSchool Stories Workshop

Never used Instagram Stories before but are eager to learn? Join our hands-on workshop where we’ll show you how to get started. Follow along on your phone as the Instagram team walks you through how to create Stories about your business and shares tips on our fun and interactive creative tools. You’ll walk away from this session feeling like an Instagram Stories pro!

Boost your connections

We’ve scheduled these sessions to be flexible and fit your schedule. Feel free to drop in for a single session or come for multiple days.

Building Community with Groups

Join us for a deep dive into how to use Facebook Groups for both business and community development. Prior Facebook Page experience is recommended.

Supplier Diversity at Facebook

Come learn about your regional supplier diversity ecosystem, how to become a certified diverse-owned business and how to position your company for success with corporate and public-sector customers.

Location
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Connect with local businesses in your community.

Grow your personal network.

Get business training fit for your experience level.

Learn and improve your digital and social media skills.

Unlocking new ways for businesses and communities to thrive

Facebook builds tools to help small businesses grow and hire, but we want to do more. That's why we created Facebook Community Boost.

30%of small and medium-sized businesses on Facebook in New Mexico say Facebook has helped them hire additional employees to work at their business1

61%of small and medium-sized businesses on Facebook in New Mexico say Facebook has helped their business increase sales2

62%of small and medium-sized businesses on Facebook in New Mexico say Facebook has allowed them to find new customers in other cities, states or countries3

Local Stories

In the spotlight

Thriving Albuquerque small businesses and the people behind them.

Paseo Fit Body Boot Camp

Offering fitness training through Paseo Fit Body Boot Camp, Leo Tafoya helps the people in his community achieve health and wellness. The revenue Leo generates from Facebook far exceeds the cost to advertise on the platform by a ratio of 4 to 1.

Q’s Cakes

After a career in the US Air Force, Queneesha Meyers went on to launch Q’s Cakes and Sweets in Albuquerque, where she donates to Kirtland Air Force Base and other local organizations. About 70% her customers discover the bakery through Facebook.

Art Attack

Art Attack owner, Maureen Rader, created the Albuquerque-based paint-your-own pottery studio to help people unleash their creativity and create lifetime memories together. Facebook attracts about 90% of Art Attack’s new customers.

Ajna Revival

Originally drawn to massage therapy to help her husband find relief from Multiple Sclerosis, Val McVay Hernandez now offers pain relief and healing through her business, Ajna Revival. About 70-80% of Val's clients found her services through Facebook.

Meltdown Studio

To offer a supportive space for fellow artists to hone their craft, Lauren Tobey founded Albuquerque’s Meltdown Studio and later opened a second studio in Santa Fe. Facebook generates about 1 in 5 of the signups for classes and bench rentals.

Partners

A family of apps and services for all the ways people and businesses connect.