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How To Jumpstart Your Instagram Brand And Business

We're excited to announce that television, radio and social media personality, CEO of The Nikki Rich Show, TMZ Live contributor and Oprah Winfrey Network ambassador Nikki Rich is going to share awesome tips, tricks and secrets to help us understand and grow our brand and business through social media on August 28 evening. Nikki Rich, who has amassed tens of thousands of engaged followers on her multiple social media channels, is going to show us the path towards jumpstarting our Instagram brand. Nikki Rich, an entertainment and sports journalist, is the author of Breast Easy.

Why Your Business Needs To Be On Instagram

  • Estimated 71% of US businesses are on Instagram as of 2018.
  • More than 2 Million Monthly Advertisers and 25 Million Business Profiles.
  • 200 million+ Instagrammers visit at least one business profile daily.
  • More than 500,000 Influencers on Instagram.
  • 1/3 of the most viewed stories are from businesses.
  • 78% of Influencers prefer Instagram for Brand Collaboration.
  • User-Generated Content has a 4.5% higher conversion rate.
  • 55.4% of Influencers use Instagram Stories for sponsored campaigns.
  • The potential reach of advertising on Instagram is 802 million. (source: Omnicore; various)

Nikki Rich will be sharing Seven Steps to Instagram Success:

1. Create a name (Brand) for social media.
2. Know your Market - Demographics,
3. Develop a plan/strategy- How you market? Will you use social media influencers or purchase ads online?
4. Engage with your followers - Commenting, liking and sharing helps to bring visibility to your page.

"Because I engage and support others, I have gotten on TV Networks, booked for tours, created a book and released it with and for my followers." Nikki Rich

5. How to Network - When attending networking events, jot down others Instagram name and handle, and then share collaborative content.
6. Have a way to Promote and Sell the product you are advertising - Leveraging your website, links, landing page, etc.
7. Closing - How to put all the principles together for success on Instagram

Entrepreneurs and Business Owners are going to take away the best insights around building your business on Instagram.

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The Business Owners Roundtable in Orange County hosted by oGoing

Come to this Business Owners Roundtable to network, share your story, find partners, enjoy the food and learn best practices to grow your business. 

Our Business Owners Roundtable are attended by 25 to 30 local business owners and CEOs on average for maximum engagement and participation.

Check the testimonials from our recent Roundtable participants below.


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oGoing Presents Business Owners Roundtable In Irvine. Business Networking Online & Face-to-face

Event Schedule
5:30 to 6:30 pm - Business Networking, Pizza and Coke (and Breadsticks too ;-) )
6:30 to 7:00 pm - One-minute Stories by Business Owners
7:00 to 8:00 pm - The Roundtable Main Topic - Our expert speaker
8:00 to 8:30 pm - Networking and Close

Place: Next7 at Vine OC

5151 California Ave. Suite 100

Irvine, CA 92617

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Nikki Rich with Oprah Winfrey

About Our Speaker

Nikki Rich - CEO of The Nikki Rich Show

Meet Instagram Guru Nikki Rich who has over 34K screaming followers. 

She is the:
* CEO/ On Air Talent- Journalist
* Founder of The Nikki Rich Show
* International Best Selling Author of Breast Easy
* Award Winning Television & Radio Personality
* OWN Ambassadors & Media at Oprah Winfrey Network
* TMZ live Contributor/Correspondent
* Entertainment & Sports Journalist
* Speaker Toyota's Rav 4 Series Host
* Doctoral Student, MBA, BS in Criminal Justice

To Social Or Not, Is Not the Question

If you are not active on social media nowadays, it's a recipe for disaster.

Your customers want to connect, want to engage, want to give you feedback, want their questions answered, want to do more business and want to just stay in touch. How do they do this?

By connecting and networking with you on Instagram and elsewhere.

Roundtable Testimonials

Dr. Pete Johnson, The Peer Advisory Forum

"My sincere appreciation to the excellent program put on by Rhonda Sher at your oGoing Roundtable meeting...we were able to grow our Peer Advisory Forum by 2 additional members as a direct result of the Kaizen to our LinkedIn branding strategy"

Richard Carroll, Owner, Business Outsourcing Solutions

"Thanks Sanjay, great meeting. I enjoyed Steve's presentation and discussion. Met many great new people. Look forward to next month."

Chuck Freeman, Professor, Trainer and Executive Coach

"Thank you Sanjay for the invite, great meeting content from Steve Smith as well as great networking!"

Peter Mehit, Owner CBPS, Author 'Killer Business Plan', Speaker

"Really great and usable tips. Thanks for this!"

Tony T. Liu, Los Angeles & Orange County, CA Business Attorney

"The workshop was awesome! Thanks for putting it together and hosting it." 

Kelly Grady, Customer Relationship Specialist, Superior Data Solutions

"Great presentation last night Rhonda! I hope to make more real connections and help people in turn. Thank you!"

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