Eaton Peabody Growth Basics for Business Seminar: How to Become a Thought Leader and Grow Your Business Online

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EST

Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce
443 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101


Join the Portland Regional Chamber as we commence our 2019-20 season of Eaton Peabody Growth Basics for Business with Rich Brooks from flyte new media!

How to Become a Thought Leader and Grow Your Business Online

Being seen as a “thought leader” can be a competitive advantage for a company or individual looking to increase their visibility and credibility in their industry. Thought leaders can attract more business, generate more revenue, and have other opportunities that aren’t available to their competition.

But how do you become a “thought leader,” and how do you leverage that into leads and sales online?

In this session, we’ll look at how you can create content that will position yourself as a thought leader, and how to use search and social media to extend your reach.

Who’s it for:
• Business owners and leaders interested in positioning themselves as experts
• Entrepreneurs looking to grow their following and influence on social media
• Speakers, consultants, and coaches
• Anyone wanting to better understand how to make the online space work for them

About: Rich Brooks is founder and president of flyte new media, a digital agency in Portland, Maine, that’s been in business for over 22 years. He is a nationally recognized speaker on entrepreneurship, digital marketing, and social media. 

He is the author of The Lead Machine: The Small Business Guide to Digital Marketing, a popular and well-received book that helps entrepreneurs and marketers reach more of their ideal customers online. 

Rich also founded The Agents of Change, an annual conference and weekly podcast that focuses on search, social & mobile marketing. He recently co-founded Fast Forward Maine, a podcast and workshop series for growing Maine businesses.