Social Media for Accountants


If you have ever wanted to exploit the power of social media but did not know where to start, then this course is for you.  Throughout this course, you'll access targeted information delivered across a range of blogs and social networks.

This course is provided by a third party provider and the fee charged is exclusive of VAT. 

Venue details:  
Online EU, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2019 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
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Training ticket cost:  
3.50 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
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Product type:  
CPD online course
Category:, Practice and business improvement

Booking with a Training Ticket

Once you have booked your course, you will receive an email with your booking confirmation. The steps you will need to follow to access your online course will arrive in a separate email within 48 hours of your order being processed

Please be aware that participants will have access to this course for 120 days from the date of receiving access via email notification

Course Overview

You'll consider how social media can help you achieve your own professional goals, explore some of the most common social media platforms and discover how other organisations and individuals use social media in a professional context. You'll develop your own personal social media brand, start to build an online professional network and discover diverse new sources of specialist information. Finally, you'll consider how social media can be used for marketing, organising events or managing collaborative and remote-working projects.

Social Media for Accountants is part of Nelson Croom's Issues and Debates suite of learning. Issues and Debates courses stimulate intelligent dialogue and debate and provide a valuable and evolving resource of professional knowledge and experience. These courses are topical, practical and highly relevant to today's changing market. Each module is split into two activities: Understanding the issues and Putting it into practice. The first encourages you to think about a topic, drawing on your own professional experience and knowledge. The second helps you to put ideas and/or theories into practice as part of your day-to-day work.

Introducing social media and social networking

  • Web 2.0 and the semantic web
  • Social media as a concept
  • Social media platforms
  • Social networking
  • Privacy and openness

Social media and you

  • Using social media for business
  • Defining your goals
  • Choosing your platforms
  • Presenting yourself
  • Setting up your network

Staying informed

  • Using social media to keep up-to-date
  • Following blogs
  • Joining groups
  • Using social media clients
  • Avoiding information overload

Building relationships

  • Using social media to spark new relationships
  • Social media etiquette
  • Virtual vs. physical networking
  • Monitoring success
  • Building your personal brand

Extreme social media

  • Social media for marketing
  • Social media projects
  • Social media events
  • Live streaming
  • Virtual reality