Managing your social media, top time saving tips for your business : York Business Festival

8 Nov 2022

As part of a day of activities at the Guildhall, social media expert Sue Thompson of Catch Design will go over some top time saving tips for making the most of your business’s social media. Fully funded training opportunity for businesses trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas, delivered by Catch Design.

Event Details

This session will help businesses create enlightening social media strategies. If businesses are aware of the social media plan they are working to, this can help save valuable time in each day.

In the session, businesses will go through:

  • How to build a strategy
  • How to complete audience personas
  • Competitor analysis
  • Working towards content pillars that make content development and management for your social media platforms easy and time saving for your business.
  • Some of the tools which can be employed to make this process much quicker when developing new content or curating the internet for content you can share and repurpose.

Date and Venue

Tuesday 8th November, 10:00am-12:00pm at the Guildhall in York.

About the speaker

Sue Thompson runs her own marketing and social media business, Catch Design Management, in Stokesley, North Yorkshire. With a background in Marketing and Communication Studies, she has worked with Town and District Councils to showcase the diverse role of social media within small businesses. Sue also works as a content creator for SME’s social media platforms, and advises businesses on their social media strategy.

Sue was awarded the Trainer of the Year award by the Digital Women Organisation in 2022.

Further Details

This fully funded programme is only available to SME businesses or charities trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas. 

Places are limited, so please register your interest early to avoid disappointment.

If you are interested in participating, please fill in the form on this page and we will be in contact with you. If you would like to know more, please contact

This programme is delivered in partnership between the York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub, City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council, & Catch Design.

The Growth Hub are collaborating with City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council and different providers to deliver various fully funded support programmes to businesses based in the City of York and Harrogate district. Places are limited, and we may not be able guarantee any individual business support through more than one of the funded programmes we’re currently offering. Please contact us if you have any queries.