Arkadelphia Area ASBTDC Events

Please note: American Express not currently accepted by the Arkansas SBTDC.

Introduction to Government Contracting

Date: November 5, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Henderson State University
City: Arkadelphia

Description: Government contracting is different than contracting in the private sector, so come learn state and federal procurement processes to find out how your business can register to sell to the government. This course will be of special benefit to those companies that have no experience in government contracting or are relatively new to the process.

 

5 Small Business Strategies for Social Media

Date: November 10, 2014
Time: 5:15 pm
Location: College of the Ouachitas
City: Malvern

Description: Not sure where to begin with social media or why you should bother? Businesses of all sizes are using online tools like Facebook, Twitter, and blogs to connect with customers. We’ll show you five low-cost ways social media can bolster your current marketing efforts, and you’ll leave with your own social media marketing plan.

 

Marketing Advantage One-Day Series (FREE!)

Date: November 12, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: HSU Community Education Center
City: Arkadelphia

Description: Marketing is a necessity for any business, and the marketing of your business can be portrayed in a number of ways. Please join us for our Marketing Advantage One-Day Series sponsored by Clark County. In one day, we will cover a variety of marketing topics and discuss how you can use each marketing strategy to improve your business.

 

Starting a Business In Arkansas

Date: November 13, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: HSU Community Education Center
City: Arkadelphia

Description: The Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center presents “Starting a Business in Arkansas”. This seminar prepares participants for the intensive business planning process. We identify major steps crucial to starting a business and discuss key issues that affect your business success.

 

How to Write a Business Plan

Date: November 13, 2014
Time: 5:15 pm
Location: HSU Community Education Center
City: Arkadelphia

Description: No matter how large or small, all businesses should have a written plan. A business plan helps to define concepts, evaluate the competition, analyze markets, determine risks and estimate financial potential. Business plans are required to obtain a small business loan. This in-depth seminar discusses the business planning process in detail.

 

Effective Holiday Marketing

Date: November 20, 2014
Time: 5:15 pm
Location: Nashville Chamber of Commerce
City: Nashville

Description: A small marketing budget doesn’t have to mean restricted resources for your small business. Get an overview of general marketing techniques, accompanied by suggestions that are specific to the holidays. Topics include creating a marketing plan & calendar, determining how to reach your customers for the holidays, & discussing marketing methods.

 

Marketing Techniques for Small Businesses

Date: December 9, 2014
Time: 5:15 am
Location: HSU Community Education Center
City: Arkadelphia

Description: The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center at HSU presents “Marketing Techniques for Small Businesses.” A small marketing budget doesn’t have to mean restricted resources for your small business. Get an overview of general marketing techniques, accompanied by suggestions for small businesses with small budgets.

 

Please note: American Express not currently accepted by the Arkansas SBTDC.