Photography is your passion. But do you have the business skills you need to turn a hobby into your new profession?

A new career course at University of the Potomac bundles five keys to success for new photographers into a single, online course offering. In 12 months, you’ll learn photography basics, marketing tips and tools, social media marketing, entrepreneurship and bookkeepingeverything you need to launch a successful new career as a professional photographer.

The Photography Entrepreneurship, Business and Marketing career course bundle includes:

  • Photographer Career Prep
    Learn about both conventional film photography and digital capture with Photographer Career Prep. With this course, you’ll develop a step-by-step understanding of general photographic techniques, visual awareness, troubleshooting issues and the photography business.
  • Marketing Tools and Tips for Success
    Learn how to build your community, track engagement, measure analytics, generate brand awareness and accomplish your marketing goals with Marketing Tools & Tips for Success.
  • Basics of Marketing with Social Media
    This in-demand course in marketing and sales will help you leverage new social platforms for business success. Whether you’re a beginner or digital native, Basics of Marketing with Social Media will help you master online skills essential to launching your new business.
  • Become an Entrepreneur
    Get the tools, information and strategies you need to run your own business. With the Become an Entrepreneur course, you’ll delve into topics including risk, economics, the global market, ethics, legal considerations, business plans, human resources and business organization.
  • Bookkeeping Administration
    Learn practical tools for business accounting with a course in Bookkeeping Administration. You’ll learn one of the most powerful tools for managing your business, QuickBooks, as well as how to analyze business transactions, account for sales and purchases, manage cash and payroll, and prepare basic financial statements.

With this self-paced, online course in Photography Entrepreneurship, Business and Marketing, you can study whenever you want, wherever you are. Additional courses for business professionals are available in a variety of fields, including landscaping, floristry, and wedding planning. For more information, browse the catalog of career courses at The Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center.

Contact us today to ask about enrolling in classes for new business owners at 1-844-­235-­9108 or [email protected]. Visit The Potomac Workforce Training & Development Center online.


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