Google will host free ‘Grow with Google’ workshops in Salt Lake City on October 1st from 9:30am to 4:30pm at the Salt Lake City Public Library. ‘Grow with Google’ is the tech company’s economic opportunity initiative which aims to help job seekers and small businesses learn the digital skills they need to succeed.
Google staff will teach hands-on workshops to provide local businesses and residents with resources to grow their skills, careers and businesses. Local nonprofits – libraries, government agencies, educational institutions – will also be invited to join Google’s free ‘Grow with Google’ partner program, a network for which provides a range of training content and promotional materials so they can continue sharing ‘Grow with Google’ resources with their community after the day of workshops concludes.
For more information about the workshop, visit g.co/GrowUtah
Google Spokesperson, Katherine Williams, and Salt Lake City Public Library Executive Director, Peter Bromberg, will be making remarks for media and attendees ahead of the first workshop at 9:30am.
What: Free ‘Grow with Google’ workshops
Where: Salt Lake City Public Library
210 East 400 Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
When: Tuesday, October 1st from 9:30am – 4:30pm, remarks at 9:30am
WHY: ‘Grow with Google’ is Google’s initiative to help create economic opportunities for Americans. The program draws on Google’s 20-year history of building products, platforms, and services that help people and businesses grow. Through this initiative, Google aims to help everyone across America – those who make up the workforce of today and those who will drive the workforce of tomorrow – access the best of Google’s training and tools to grow their skills, careers, and businesses
VISUALS: Local Salt Lake City small business owners and job seekers working on laptops, attendees participating in event activities, workshops and receiving one-on-one help from Googlers.