Fayetteville Area ASBTDC Events

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

Starting a Business in Arkansas

Date: August 29, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Reynolds Center, Walton College, U of A Campus
City: Fayetteville
Description: This basic seminar discusses essential startup steps, legal business structures, regulations and licensing, key issues that affect your business success, and common pitfalls entrepreneurs face. A must for first-time small business owners!

 

How to get a Government Contract Local, State, or Federal

Date: September 7, 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Legacy National Bank
City: Springdale
Description: This seminar will cover different types of governmental contract possibilities. This course will be of special benefit to those companies that have no experience in government contracting or are relatively new to the process. Speaker is Max Frank from the State APAC. Free to the public.

 

Introduction to QuickBooks

Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Rogers-Lowell Chamber of Commerce
City: Rogers
Description: This class introduces the desktop version of QuickBooks to business owners. Learn new company set up, restricting levels of access for multi-users, chart of accounts overview, writing checks vs. paying bills, invoicing, depositing money, and credit memos with Melissa Thomas QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

 

Intermediate QuickBooks

Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Rogers-Lowell Chamber of Commerce
City: Rogers
Description: Learn the more advanced features of the desktop version of QuickBooks like entering purchase orders and bills, adjusting & reporting inventory, creating job estimates, invoicing, accounts payable, creating reports, sales tax, and bank reconciliation. With Melissa Thomas QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

 

Small Business Panel

Date: September 19, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Reynolds Center, Walton College, U of A Campus
City: Fayetteville
Description: This seminar will consist of local successful small businesses that will answer questions about their success/pitfalls when they first started their business. Bring any questions you might have about small business.

 

Small Business Enterprise Summit

Date: October 5, 2017
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Reynolds Center, Walton College, U of A Campus
City: Fayetteville
Description: In this free one day conference, you will pick breakout sessions from Understanding Intellectual Property, Legal Spin on HR, Digital Marketing, Business Innovation and more! You will hear from our keynote speaker who will discuss Business Growth! Come meet and get to know the free small business resources here in NWA! You don’t want to miss this!

 

The Beginners Guide to SEO: 5 keys to Improve Your Search Engine Ranking

Date: October 12, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Reynolds Center, Walton College, U of A Campus
City: Fayetteville
Description: Makena Collins, ASBTDC Business Consultant, will discuss what SEO is and 5 digital marketing practices that is sure to increase your SEO rankings organically. After this seminar, you will have gained knowledge of what SEO is and how to increase your rankings on Google without having to outsource.

 

Create a Website in a Day with Weebly

Date: October 17, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Mercy Clinic Community Room
City: Bella Vista
Description: Learn step by step how to create a website using GoCentral Website Builder to add pages, images & contact forms presents by Hillary McKoin who has assisted small businesses and large corporation with their website development for over 15 years. Attendees must bring their laptops or laptops provided with reservation in advance.

 

Starting a Business in Arkansas

Date: October 23, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Reynolds Center, Walton College, U of A Campus
City: Fayetteville
Description: This basic seminar discusses essential startup steps, legal business structures, regulations and licensing, key issues that affect your business success, and common pitfalls entrepreneurs face. A must for first-time small business owners!

 

Basic LinkedIn Tools for Business Marketing and Lead Generation

Date: November 9, 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Legacy National Bank
City: Springdale
Description: Come learn how to make sure your public profile on LinkedIn is most effective, use free LinkedIn features to research and find prospects in your area or nationally, navigate LinkedIn’s basic systems to take advantage of all it offers, recruit quality talent for your business, and how LinkedIn helps customers find your products and services.

 

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