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a hand full of us dollarsJoin Augusta Free Press at the Power Hour at Panera Bread in Waynesboro for our series of one-hour business classes. Class will start promptly at noon, and run for one hour. Classes are only $10 per participant. We ask that you purchase food or drink from Panera. Food and drink is not included in the ticket price.

12/1: Getting Past the Ad Rep BS
12/16: Marketing on a Budget

Classes are limited to first 10 people – sign up today! To register with a credit card by phone, please call (540) 949-6574.


Online Registration

12/1: Getting Past the Ad Rep BS
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 | Noon
$10 per participant

The ad rep sitting across from you will tell you how important it is that you buy the big ad package that he has designed just for you. How do you have any idea of knowing if it’s going to work? Getting Past the Ad Rep BS from Augusta Free Press will arm you with information for your next meeting with the sales rep to put you on at least an even footing.

Topics include:
– How to look up newspaper and magazine circulation numbers, radio and TV ratings numbers and website traffic numbers
– Measuring viewers, readers and web visitors on a cost-per-thousand basis
– Demographics numbers on different forms of media to give you a sense of which can best reach your target audience
– Talk your way into the best deal possible with one bit of secret inside ad rep sales info


12/16: Marketing on a Budget
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 | Noon
$10 per participant

You don’t have money for TV, radio, big newspaper ads, but you still need to get in front of customers and potential clients. But how? Marketing on a Budget from Augusta Free Press provides the first steps toward building a plan for best using your time and limited dollars to get your message out there.

Topics include:
– Developing and getting attention to good content for your website.
– How to use Facebook, Twitter and other social media to make your business go viral
– Develop and build a newsletter list to touch base with customers and clients in their email inbox
– How to write and disseminate PR through the local media to get attention to your business



Registration: Please register in advance online or by calling (540) 949-6574. Your confirmation is your Paypal or Square receipt. No other confirmation will be sent.

Payment/Refunds: Payment is due in advance unless otherwise noted. No refunds will be given for any reason. In the event of a cancellation on our part for any reason, a credit will be issued for the amount of the class to you to use on future classes with AFP. Classes will be cancelled if they fail to meet the minimum student requirement.

Individual Classes: If your organization or company is interested in specialized classes for your staff, please contact us at (540) 949-6574 or to schedule a personalized session.