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Cher Jones - Socially Active. Toronto, ON, CA

Cher Jones

Social Media Trainer & Entrepreneur | Socially Active

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Valuable up-to-the minute information, actionable next steps, tons of passion and a few laughs.



Valuable and up-to-the minute information, actionable next steps, tons of passion and a few laughs sums up what you can expect when you hire Socially Active’s owner and lead trainer, Cher Jones. This versatile speaker can deliver keynotes in front of large audiences, teach intimate break out sessions and lead workshops about wide range of social media topics that are relevant to companies of all sizes seeking to become more socially active in the way they do business.

On the motivational side of things, Cher delivers an engaging, action-oriented keynote and/or workshop on entrepreneurial procrastination (aka "Procrastepreneurs™"): How to become the entrepreneur you've been putting off.


Cher has the love of technology hard wired into her personality. She's always connecting on Twitter Facebook and Linked In, testing new mobile apps, or reading the latest tech news sites and blogs.

As an accomplished communications professional with 15 years of experience, Cher has worked in both the private and public sectors with several leading Canadian companies and with one of the largest municipal governments in Canada supporting their social development division.

Through her company Socially Active, she provides pr and communications consulting and social media training to non-profits, entrepreneurs and small-medium enterprises in a wide range of industries.

Industry Expertise (7)


Business Services

Writing and Editing

Employment Services

Public Relations and Communications

Social Media

Professional Training and Coaching

Areas of Expertise (5)

Social Media



Personal Branding

Job Hunting

Education (1)

Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology: Journalism, Broadcast Journalism 1999

Event Appearances (4)

Using Social Media Effectively as a Job Search Tool

Internationally Educated Professionals Conference   Toronto


Follow Me! Using Social Media to Build your Brand

The Media Huddle  Toronto


How Social Media Can Make or Break Your Job Search

2012 PAYE Learning Forum   Toronto


Hey Procrasteprenuer! Here's how to become the Entrepreneur you've been putting off.

Podcamp Toronto 2012  Toronto


Sample Talks (2)

Hey Procrastepreneur! Here's how to become the Entrepreneur you've been putting off.

Are you spending more talking about your business; dreaming about your business and doing things for your business without actually “doing business”? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, chances are you’re a Procrastepreneur. In this session, taught by a "Recovering Procrastepreneur", Cher Jones identifies 10 critical procrastination roadblocks & how to bash though them so you can finally become the entrepreneur you’ve been putting off. Watch it here:

The Socially Active Job Hunter

Job hunting has gone digital. Employers use social media to post jobs, share information about their companies and screen potential applicants. And the digitally savvy are using it to access the hidden job market, build their networks and connect with potential employers. In this talk, Cher Jones shows you exactly what employers are looking at in your social media profiles, how to audit your brand, which sites are the best for job hunters and how to use them to get a job.



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader


250 to 6500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee