Video is many people’s preferred way of consuming information. As a marketing and personal branding tool, video has been found to boost engagement, trust and thus conversion and sales. It’s also preferenced by Google’s algorithm and more likely to get shared on social media.
These courses will help develop your confidence and skills to start making and sharing videos for your personal brand or business.
The Ignite Video Challenge is 4 weeks of daily challenges designed to get over your fear of being on camera and teach you the skills to make good looking videos on a budget. There’s no need to have fancy equipment or editing software – if you have a smartphone then that’s enough! The course is delivered through a Facebook group so you have a safe space to practice and to get feedback. At the end of the challenge, there’s an option to sign up to Niamh’s membership Light It Up Video Marketing at a discounted rate.
Caleb Wojcik runs video production company in San Diego where he creates videos for clients and startups. He shares his knowledge to help you shoot better videos by yourself including setting up your camera, recording, planning and delivery. There are three different levels to this course: starter, advanced and master class, with the option to upgrade later. If you want your videos to look more professional, then this is the course for you.
No Fuss Video was started by two former television journalists, Narrisa Mandol and Paolo Kernahan, to help businesses and executives use video to better connect with audiences and create new opportunities. This self-paced online course aims to help you be more confident, captivating and natural in your videos. There is also a private community and live Q+A where you can get advice and feedback.
Digital Storytellers is a purpose driven film-making agency that seeks to amplify stories that make a difference to improving people’s lives and our world. They have instilled what they have learnt from years of running workshops and working with for-purpose organisations into this self-paced online course. It’s aimed at anyone who wants to create videos for a positive social purpose. You also get access to a global community of passionate for-purpose impact storytellers.
Elsewine Rietveld is a confidence trainer who helps people feel more confident speaking publicly and on camera. In this 10 day course, you’ll work on daily exercises to develop your mindset, confidence and skills to create videos and own your stage.