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Content Strategy & Accessibility

Dr. Lisa Richardson wants women founders to make better marketing & technology decisions. She focuses on organizations at the start-up and growth stages because their stability and success is essential to local community development. By choosing the right systems, stories, and tools, small organizations can gain traction in highly competitive service areas right along with big industry players. 

With a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration specializing in Instructional Technology, Dr. Lisa uses her lengthy experience working in higher education to inform her consulting practice. Along with her team at Main Street MarTech, she guides clients through establishing an inclusive and compelling digital presence that leads to increased revenue & recognition.

Through workshops and speaking engagements, Dr. Lisa uses her twenty-six years of experience in teaching & technology to educate emerging leaders on marketing and operations strategy. 

Selected Speaking Topics

Content Strategy, Authority, & Operations

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Dr. Lisa
The Business Case for Web Accessibility

After the pandemic forced everyone online, it became glaringly apparent that the majority of websites were [still] not accessible to a great number of users with disabilities.

Learn the dangers of ignoring accessibility problems (like expensive lawsuits) and how doing the right thing can be easier, less expensive, and more profitable than you may think.

Designing Inclusive Digital Events

Are you throwing big digital events that are excluding a large percentage of the population? Are you unwittingly making an entire community feel unwelcome or like they're "bothering" your online team when they ask for accommodations? Learn how to get it right the first time with a truly inclusive digital event strategy.

Structured Storytelling

This brand identity series for "mini" marketing teams (especially teams of one) helps lay the foundation for a successful content marketing strategy for your association, nonprofit, or small business.

Nope Like a Boss

Saying no to good ideas and people you respect may feel like a betrayal of your blessings - but it’s not. Learn how to say no graciously and guilt-free so you actually have time to build your empire.

Processes Make Profits

You say you have a strategy, but what you really have are random acts of marketing. Learn how to build an actual marketing plan AND sales workflow that leads to growth - and what the difference is between the two.

Workshops

Practical Skills Development

I’m a former college instructor and corporate trainer who has taught software to teams at Delta, the Federal Reserve Bank, the Bermuda Teachers Union, and more.
I teach practical tech skills and concepts in a way that empowers and engages users of all technical backgrounds.  Contact me.

Needs Assessment

Define your service areas and ensure your programs actually serve your mission

Google Workspace

Encourage efficient collaboration and increase your team's productivity

Digital Marketing Toolkit

Learn how to select marketing software and strategies for your online presence

Business Storytelling

Win the hearts AND minds of your customers with inclusive content

The List

Past Speaking Engagements, Interviews,
& Publications

2022 3 Ways to Monetize Your Knowledge. Georgia Association of Women in Higher Education Conference

2021 6 A’s of Tech Strategy for Small Organizations. AM FastBreak, Greater South Fulton Chamber of Commerce

2015 Digital Real Estate: How Quality Affects Conversions. Atlanta Women Entrepreneurs Conference

2014 Does Your Klout Score Matter? [Quoted] CIO Magazine

2014 Panelist, Social Media for Business. Women Entrepreneurs Rock Conference

2014 Track Leader, Educational Technology. SouthWired (formerly Digital Atlanta)

2014 Tweaks & Bling: Optimizing Your WordPress Site. WordCamp Atlanta

2013 Get Outta My Head and Onto the Screen! WordCamp Atlanta

2012 The WordPress Therapist: A Beginner’s Guide for the Brand Spankin’ New Business User. Book

2011 Dr. Lisa Richardson on the Postgrad Experience & Being an Entrepreneur. [Interview] Rolling Out Magazine

2011 Whipping Your Classroom into Shape with WordPress. Georgia Educational Technology Conference

2010 Educational Technology in the Classroom. Bermuda Union of Teachers November Conference

2010 Teaching Diverse Learners with Educational Technology. Georgia Educational Technology Conference

2010 LinkTweetBook: Social Networking & Accessibility. Creating Futures Through Technology Conference

2009 Where’s the Ramp? Universally Designed eLearning for Students with Disabilities. Distance Learning Administration Conference

2008 Teaching Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime with Universal Design. (Co-Presented with Lydia Frass & Emily Richmond) International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies, and Applications

2007 I Don’t Have to Take the Stairs, But I Still Can’t Get to Class! Accessibility and Online Course Design. Sloan Consortium International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks

Connect with me directly (& less formally) via social. While I’m most often on Instagram & LinkedIn, you’ll find me nearly everywhere.

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