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Digital Mums "Learning has given me an incredible network and lifelong friends"

"Learning has given me an incredible network and lifelong friends"

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know” – or so the saying goes. I think the reality is that both are important, but since I graduated from Digital Mums just over a year ago, I have really learnt the value of having a good network.

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Digital Mums "We have really enjoyed the course and it has delivered what we wanted and more."

"We have really enjoyed the course and it has delivered what we wanted and more."

Klara Akerstrom, 39 and Mel Booth, 43, are the founders of Marketing Lab a friendly Marketing Consultancy offering practical and tailored advice and support to a diverse range of clients based in the Surrey Hills. They jointly completed our Foundation in Social Media Marketing course and are looking forward to sharing their newfound social media expertise with their clients.

Foundation in Social Media Marketing Case Study Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I have seen my confidence improve and the tweaks that I’ve started implementing are already showing results on the business accounts."

"I have seen my confidence improve and the tweaks that I’ve started implementing are already showing results on the business accounts."

Keri Mason, 40, completed the Foundation in Social Media Marketing to support her move to freelancing, so she can weave social media into her portfolio of content creation services.

Foundation in Social Media Marketing Case Study Mums Stories
Digital Mums "Be the one doing it properly, not the one playing at it!”

"Be the one doing it properly, not the one playing at it!”

Emma MacFarlane, 48, is a successful marketing freelancer and lives in Thames Ditton, Surrey, with her husband and family. She completed the Foundation in Social Media Marketing to expand her social media knowledge and to offer another marketing avenue to her clients.

Foundation in Social Media Marketing Mums Stories Case Study
Digital Mums "I now have a much better understanding of how social media enables businesses and charities to engage with their target audience."

"I now have a much better understanding of how social media enables businesses and charities to engage with their target audience."

Heather Paton works as a Programme Coordinator for Link UP London’s ReLaunch Programme who funded her place on our Foundation in Social Media Marketing course. She lives in Clapham with her husband and her 13 year-old daughter and 9-year old son.

Foundation in Social Media Marketing Case Study Mums Stories
Digital Mums "The course has enabled me to plan my social media strategy for my new business with a lot more confidence."

"The course has enabled me to plan my social media strategy for my new business with a lot more confidence."

Meet Helen Robinson, founder of Gifted Local. Helen completed our Foundation in Social Media Marketing course and is now excited about applying her learnings to grow her new business which connects people to creative businesses in their local area helping them to shop more sustainably.

Foundation in Social Media Marketing Case Study Mums Stories
Digital Mums Can leaning into learning really transform your life?

Can leaning into learning really transform your life?

When people think about the benefits of learning they traditionally think of employment benefits such as improved employment prospects, increased earnings and job satisfaction. However, learning can deliver far more powerful emotional and psychological benefits that are often surprising and unexpected.

#LearnIn #Learning Mums Stories
Digital Mums A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager

One of our amazing graduates Emel Rizwani​ hosted a webinar recently to talk about her journey to becoming a Social Media Manager and what a typical day in her life looks like.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I felt empowered as soon as I started the course."

"I felt empowered as soon as I started the course."

Find out how one of our Advanced Diploma Graduates got the job of her dreams before she had even graduated our training!

Mums Stories Case Study Advanced Diploma
Digital Mums “The race against the clock to get to the office for 9am is finally over”

“The race against the clock to get to the office for 9am is finally over”

Read about this Advanced Diploma Digital Mum and how she has launched her own business since graduating

Mums Stories #WorkThatWorks Case Study Advanced Diploma
Digital Mums “Forget overqualified and underpaid - there is a flexible career option for mums that actually works.”

“Forget overqualified and underpaid - there is a flexible career option for mums that actually works.”

Sarah gives us an honest and in-depth look at the Digital Mums' Diploma in Social Media Management Course and how she now has #WorkThatWorks

#WorkThatWorks Mums Stories Case Study
Digital Mums "We have flexible work - no experience necessary!"

"We have flexible work - no experience necessary!"

We spoke to graduates of our Social Media Managament Course about their experiences finding work after finishing the Course.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums From 9-5 to flexible freelancer

From 9-5 to flexible freelancer

Read about our amazing student Emma and how she found completing our Social Media Management Course.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums My career change to the perfect work from home job

My career change to the perfect work from home job

Hear from our awesome graduate Joanne on why she decided to make a career change from nurse to Digital Mum

Mums Stories
Digital Mums “I felt job ready and confident at graduation”

“I felt job ready and confident at graduation”

Lisa, one of our awesome graduates, shares the top five things she learnt while completing her social media training.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums  “My name is Darran and my wife is having an affair with her phone!”

“My name is Darran and my wife is having an affair with her phone!”

Louise, one of our incredible graduates, gives an honest account about the challenges she faced completing our training.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Celebrating the #DMCollective - Women supporting Women

Celebrating the #DMCollective - Women supporting Women

Read about our first ever #DMCollective Awards and the amazing women who started them.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Why we are supporting #GoWithThePro

Why we are supporting #GoWithThePro

Learn about the #GoWithThePro campaign and why it's so important to hire a professional Social Media Manager.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I finally am living my version of #WorkthatWorks"

"I finally am living my version of #WorkthatWorks"

Read about Gail, one of our awesome graduates, who completed our Associate Programme and now has an amazing, flexible freelance career.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I am excited to start my new flexible career"

"I am excited to start my new flexible career"

Read Anna’s story about finding #Workthatworks and how she is getting along on the Digital Mums' Social Media Management Course.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums From Redundancy to a Whole new Flexible Career

From Redundancy to a Whole new Flexible Career

Aline, one of our amazing Digital Mums, talks about completing her Associate Programme training and life as a graduate.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums “I'm back in the workplace after 24 years”

“I'm back in the workplace after 24 years”

Hear about one of our amazing graduates, Debbie, and her success after completing our Social Media Management Course.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums From Teacher to Digital Mum

From Teacher to Digital Mum

Meet Louise, previously a teacher but now one of our awesome Digital Mums. Hear about how she found #WorkthatWorks by completing our training.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Meet 12 Kick-ass and Confident Mums

Meet 12 Kick-ass and Confident Mums

Read about 12 of our amazing mums and how their confidence skyrocketed after completing our training.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "How our Campaigns made TV and Radio fame!"

"How our Campaigns made TV and Radio fame!"

We hear from three amazing Digital Mums' about the success of the Movements they ran as part of their training on our Social Media Management Course.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Why upskilling in social media is the secret to success

Why upskilling in social media is the secret to success

Meet six of our graduates who all have a background in journalism and are now combining social media and writing for the perfect portfolio career.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Advanced Diploma graduates and their amazing (and different!) jobs

Advanced Diploma graduates and their amazing (and different!) jobs

We spoke to some of our Advanced Diploma in Social Media Marketing graduates about what work they have been doing since completing our training

Mums Stories
Digital Mums We're Giving The Gift of #WorkThatWorks

We're Giving The Gift of #WorkThatWorks

Enter our Christmas Competition to win a place on our Social Media Management Course - make 2017 your #WorkThatWorks year.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I have the perfect school hours job”

"I have the perfect school hours job”

Nicole talks completing our Social Media Management Course, future-proofing her career and getting control back of her life.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Why the #DMCollective Rocks

Why the #DMCollective Rocks

Find out more about the amazing #DMCollective and why your virtual office buddies are such a key part of the Digital Mums journey.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums #WorkThatWorks Digital Mums style

#WorkThatWorks Digital Mums style

Meet some of the fabulous women who are living the #WorkThatWorks dream. We speak to 10 Digital Mums about life since graduation.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I started my own business and have my dream job"

"I started my own business and have my dream job"

In the latest in our Digital Mums What Happened Next series, we meet Clare McDonald, 40, mum to Hannah, 11 and James eight from South West London.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Student Stories: Victoria Harper

Student Stories: Victoria Harper

Digital Mums alumni Victoria Harper writes about her experience finishing up our Social Media Marketing: Associate Programme.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I regained my confidence and found flexible work"

"I regained my confidence and found flexible work"

In the latest in our Graduate 'What Happened Next' series meet Kate Perrins from London. Here she shares her work life story since graduating last year.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "A Career Change led to Flexible Family Friendly Work"

"A Career Change led to Flexible Family Friendly Work"

When Lucy James realised her full time job wasn’t compatible with her new role as a mother she knew she needed a plan B.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums What Happened Next: My Perfect Flexible Job

What Happened Next: My Perfect Flexible Job

Victoria Kearney was one of our very first Digital Mums and here she tells us her story so far.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums 10 more blogs from Digital Mums students

10 more blogs from Digital Mums students

Here are 10 blogs from some of our students outlining their experiences of training with us. There are highs, there are lows and a whole lot of learning.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums I future proofed my career by upskilling

I future proofed my career by upskilling

Jenni Page talks about how she retrained in social media with us to help future proof her career as a PR.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "Will you find work after the course? I'm turning it down!"

"Will you find work after the course? I'm turning it down!"

Digital Mums alumni Sarah Bennett talks about how she's found flexible part-time work since completing the Digital Mums training.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums From Stay At Home Mum to Social Media Ninja

From Stay At Home Mum to Social Media Ninja

Digital Mums alumni Kate Peers talks about her journey from stay at home mum to running her own business in social media management.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Introducing our 300th Digital Mum!

Introducing our 300th Digital Mum!

To celebrate a significan milestone in our journey, we spoke to our 300th Digital Mum, Rosie Fletcher, 37 from Leicestershire.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I retrained with Digital Mums while on maternity leave"

"I retrained with Digital Mums while on maternity leave"

When Rachel Tajbhai, 30, from Nottingham, fell pregnant she knew she wanted to leave the 9 to 5 world behind but she had no idea how to accomplish that.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums "I already have work and I haven't even finished yet!"

"I already have work and I haven't even finished yet!"

We spoke to Cessally about finding paid work, and her journey from virgin tweeter to social media ninja in five rollercoaster months.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums 10 Blogs from Digital Mums students

10 Blogs from Digital Mums students

10 blogs from Digital Mums students that give a direct insight into what our training Programmes are like.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums Eight tips for being the best freelancer ever

Eight tips for being the best freelancer ever

Digital Mums graduate Gill Munro gives eight tips on how to manage a freelance career.

Mums Stories
Digital Mums 9 time management tips from a woman who knows

9 time management tips from a woman who knows

Digital Mums graduate and mother of three Claire Sparksman shares her top tips for doing the work/family/studying juggle.

#WorkThatWorks Mums Stories

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