Matt Service is a frequent speaker on a variety of internet related topics including search engine optimization. Matt has spoken for a variety of groups including; Connecticut Small Business Development Centers, National Association of Women Business Owners, CONNSTEP, SCORE, and a number of local Chambers of Commerce. He is also an Instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design Continuing Education Program and has appeared on the popular radio show - Computer Talk with Tab on WTIC 1080.
Matt can provide these and other presentations to your members, customized for their needs and interests and your organization's time allotment:
Don't Get Out-Googled! Winning the Search Engine Game.
In this information-packed workshop, attendees learn the basics about search engines. Matt will talk about: how search engines work; types of search engine listings; and how to increase your site's visibility. If time allows, Matt will analyze a few of the attendee's Web sites.
E-Commerce: Selling Your Products and Services Online.
An interactive session that focuses on the attendees' businesses and how their sales can be enhanced by an online presence. Matt will talk about: the most effective ways to describe and present products/services; navigation options for an online site; and the questions to ask the Web developer who is building your site.
Enhancing Customer Service with the Internet.
An effective Web site can be more interactive and dynamic than just an online brochure. Matt will talk about how to make your Web site a destination that current customers and potential customers come back to time and again.
Providing On-Demand Customer Service.
Learn ways to provide round-the-clock service to your current customers. From order tracking to downloading reports and forms, your site can become a valuable resource to your customer base, and a strong selling point to potential customers.
Here's what other organizations are saying about Matt's workshops:
"Matt has the ability to make a complex subject comprehensible and engaging. His knowledge allowed him to provide real-world examples and critiques of attendees' Web sites. One of my most skeptical patrons was so impressed by Matt's knowledge that his company hired Matt to improve their Web site."
-Jennifer Keohane, Business Librarian, Simsbury Public Library
"Matt has twice been a speaker at my Middletown Small Business Resource Series, earning outstanding evaluations from those in attendance."
-Paul Hughes, Connecticut Small Business Development Counselor
"You have given to the Connecticut Shore Line SCORE organization, and our area small businesses, great insight into the use of the Web as a marketing tool."
-Dennis Peoples, SCORE Counselor
"Matt Service's seminar is an eye-opener for our design students, many of whom think that inspired Web design alone ensures that a site will be noticed. Matt shows them how to optimize their placement on search engines so they can be found in the labyrinth of the Web. His knowledge and skills are impressive, and his seminar is an important element of our Web design program."
-Ty Varszegi, Computer Based Programs Manager, Rhode Island School of Design