I’m Sam Flynn

Social media trainer and speaker

Helping you grow your business with social media

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100 CONTENT IDEAS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA

Ever find yourself drawing a blank when it comes to creating content for social media?  Then you definitely need to get my free download, which will give you 100 different ideas for social media content!

In-House Social Media Training

Social media training designed around your business objectives, audience and products or services

Online Social Media Training

Delivered live online or pre-recorded sessions to enhance your social media knowledge

Social Media Speaker

International social media speaker with talks focused on growing a business with social media

Planet Social Media

Membership site for small businesses wanting to advance their social media knowledge

About Me

I started a business at 24 years old, got hooked on using social media to grow it, started a social media training business on the side as a hobby and…ten years later that ‘hobby’ business now means I’ve helped hundreds of businesses grow using social media!

My background is in business psychology and I definitely focus more on the psychology of social media than the technology.  It’s how we engage PEOPLE that matters.  The technology is just the means to allow us to do that!

 I work in-house with organisations, training their teams to meet business objectives, and also deliver training sessions online.  In 2020, inspired to help more small business owners achieve their dreams for their business, I founded social media training membership site Planet Social Media.  Members have access to a large library of training videos designed to help them grow their business using social media, as well as the opportunity to ask their questions, fortnightly live calls and weekly actions for them to take!

WHAT THEY THINK….

Sam delivered an incredibly engaging seminar on Social Media for a group of officers from Town/Parish Councils in Cheshire, including four members of my team. Working with Sam to plan the content was easy and she delivered a fantastic day. My staff were enthused by the content and came back with plenty of ideas to put into practice. I had numerous other e-mails praising Sam’s course from the other councils which attended.

Adam Keppel-Green

Town Clerk, Knutsford Town Council

Sam has a wealth of knowledge in the rapidly changing world of Social Media. She helped me dramatically increase my presence online which has directly led to a number high level engagements in my field that may well not have happened otherwise. She helped break down that fear factor of what to do and say and enlightened us to how powerful the world of social media can be if used in the right way. Thanks Sam and would recommend her services if you are looking to maximize the world of social media for your business

George Giles

Head of Environmental Power, Siemens

I’ve known Sam for a number of years & recently joined Planet Social Media to gain insights how to manage my social media activlties. The concept is great, Sam has provided loads of resources and built a community of users. This helps us share ideas and talk about what’s happening in our businesses. Sam also organises weekly ( at the moment ) team calls so we can all be involved in each others successes. You should join Planet Social Media if you would like some advice and action points to improve your social media knowlegde and usage.

James Broadbent

Training and Coaching Consultant

How to convert your social media audience in to customers

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