(Algona, Iowa) The Social Media is the Highway for Growth in your Community class hosted by the Tietz Entrepreneurial Center at Iowa Lakes Community College is rescheduled for May 13 as a virtual class, due to coronavirus social distancing measures.

Social media is a tool that all communities need in their toolboxes. Online chatter in front of millions of people will help drive traffic into your community, which produces economic growth. This class teaches the power of social media campaigns and how to start one, as well as how social media draws in new jobs, tourists, students, shoppers, and even new employers.

Community and regional economic development directors, chamber of commerce executives, and anyone else who is passionate about helping their communities grow and thrive are encouraged to attend.

The one-hour Social Media is the Highway for Growth in your Community class will be on May 13, 2020, virtually via Zoom from 12:00 to 1:00 pm. The price is $29. Participants will receive a link for the Zoom-based class after registration.

To register, visit www.iowalakes.edu or call 800-252-5664.

For More Information:

Shelly Brown, Tietz Entrepreneurial Center Coordinator at 515-295-8531 or sbrown@iowalakes.educreate new email