If you’re a business owner that gives a damn, this book is for you. Inside you’ll find a wealth of experience and knowledge which we’ve gathered from more than ten years delivering social media training workshops to more than 10,000 businesses across the UK. Packed with advice, tips, best practice, business case studies, strategic insights and lots more, this book will help you and your organisation get real results from Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and many other platforms. We even included a few behind the scenes stories from over the years (some of which we promised never to tell!). Reviews for 'Embrace the Space' "A cracking read! Perfectly pitched for the small business with lots of useful tips and tricks – and real life examples of how to improve social media presence." Stuart McKenna, CEO at Scottish Training Federation Limited "Finally, a book about business that I actually want to read. Packed full of useful stuff, and entertaining too" Helena Langdon, Former Head of Digital at Innocent "One of the most clear and compelling guides ever published for what works in social media, and why. Highly recommended!" Jay Baer, author of Hug Your Haters "This is a gem of a book! As someone who uses social media both socially and for my work, this book has shown me there’s so much more to learn." Grant Stott, TV and Radio Presenter “Engaging and informative and so important now as many businesses have been forced to move online to promote their services." Laura Irvine, Specialist in Data Protection Law "This book is a winner" Kieron Achara, GB Olympian “Fun, engaging and thought-provoking content to help your business. We have witnessed our members grow their customer base applying Gary and Colin’s digital teachings over the last decade – now you can too. A must read." Bob Grant, Chief Executive, Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce “I hate social media and spend way too much time on it. This book makes me want to spend even more time on it. But get better at it. I don’t know what to feel about this!" Gavin Oattes, Author and Inspirational Speaker About the Authors: 'The best day’s training I’ve ever had' 'Inspirational' 'The kick up the backside my business needed' 'Hire these guys for your social media training. You’ll be glad you did' For the last 10 years, businesses all over the UK have been enjoying transformative results after attending the 'Embrace The Space' social media masterclass delivered by Gary Ennis and Colin Kelly. Now, for the first time, all the learning and entertainment that makes the day so popular is available in this book. Gary is a qualified trainer, with over 25 years experience in digital marketing. He is the founder of NSDesign Ltd - an award winning digital consultancy, working with organisations to improve their digital skills and capabilities. He regularly makes television and radio appearances as a digital media expert, and speaks at conferences across the UK on related topics. Colin is a former journalist and broadcaster who now runs the communications training company Comsteria Limited which provides smartphone video and podcast production training, media relations training and crisis PR advice. Gary and Colin have a natural rapport and an extensive knowledge of social media as it applies to small and medium business use. ‘Embrace The Space’ isn’t just about understanding Facebook or Twitter, it’s about an attitude; understanding what makes you special, understanding your customers and having fun. Written during summer 2020 this is a fresh, inspirational look at what it takes to succeed with social media in a post lockdown world.