Russellville Area ASBTDC Events

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

QuickBooks Payroll (Hands on)

Date: September 23, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: Participants will learn the necessary information to use the payroll features in QuickBooks accounting software. Other topics include tracking employee time, issuing paychecks, paying liabilities, and producing required payroll reports. A computer will be provided for each participant during this interactive session.

 

Small Business Forum: Ask the Experts-AM Session (FREE!)

Date: October 10, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Fort Smith Public Library
City: Fort Smith

Description: Experts in five different areas will come together to discuss topics concerning small business ownership and management. Participants will then have the opportunity to “pick the brains” of an attorney, a certified public accountant, a marketing specialist, a business startup consultant, and a lender. There is no fee to attend thanks to Arvest Bank.

 

Small Business Forum: Ask the Experts-PM Session (FREE!)

Date: October 10, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Fort Smith Public Library
City: Fort Smith

Description: Experts in five different areas will come together to discuss topics concerning small business ownership and management. Participants will then have the opportunity to “pick the brains” of an attorney, a certified public accountant, a marketing specialist, a business startup consultant, and a lender. There is no fee to attend thanks to Arvest Bank.

 

Webinar: The Rewards of Business Sustainability (FREE!)

Date: October 13, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm
Location:
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Description: This one-hour webinar features speakers from the Arkansas Dept. of Environmental Quality who will show AR businesses how to qualify for the Recycling Tax Credit Program, how to obtain low interest loans to institute pollution prevention measures & how to comply with ADEQ regulations. Energy efficiency and reducing waste will also be highlighted.

 

Brown Bag Lunch & Learn: Identity Theft & Small Business

Date: October 14, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Clarksville Chamber of Commerce
City: Clarksville

Description: As a business owner, you must consider not only how to protect your own personal information, but that of your business and your clients. Do you know how to spot potential identity theft? Does your business need to comply with the FTC’s Red Flags Rule? Bring a lunch and learn more to protect yourself from this crippling crime.

 

QuickBooks for Beginners (Hands on)

Date: October 16, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: This hands-on workshop introduces QuickBooks to small business owners and their employees with little or no experience using this desktop accounting software. Topics include setting up a new company, reconciling accounts, and working with lists, customers, vendors, and assets. A computer will be provided for use during this interactive seminar.

 

QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: October 22, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Participants will receive detailed instruction on the day-to-day features of QuickBooks including accounts payable, deposits, sales receipts, accounts receivable, managing sales tax, and more. A basic working knowledge of QuickBooks desktop is recommended. A computer will be provided for each participant for use during this interactive session.

 

Trade Show Marketing

Date: October 30, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Central Mall
City: Fort Smith

Description: Trade show marketing is often overlooked as an effective tool for reaching target customers. This seminar will take small business owners through the steps for creating an effective trade show look, as well as how to effectively market their business to stand out among the other exhibitors and begin building relationships with potential customers.

 

QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: October 30, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: Participants will receive detailed instruction on the day-to-day features of QuickBooks including: accounts payable, deposits, sales receipts, accounts receivable, managing sales tax, and more. A basic working knowledge of QuickBooks is recommended to attend. A computer will be provided for each participant for use during this interactive session.

 

Introduction to Social Media Marketing (Hands on)

Date: November 4, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Central Mall
City: Fort Smith

Description: Not sure where to begin with social media or why you should bother? Learn how small businesses can use social media to help promote their business and which sites can fit into their overall online marketing strategy. iPads will be provided during this interactive workshop for participants to get an up-close look at some of the most popular sites.

 

QuickBooks: Beyond the Basics (Hands on)

Date: November 19, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: This workshop is geared toward experienced QuickBooks desktop users with an emphasis on enhancing the basics of day-to-day usage. Participants will learn to customize reports and forms and to work with inventory, jobs, estimates, progress invoices, and more. A computer will be provided for each participant during this interactive workshop.

 

QuickBooks: Beyond the Basics (Hands on)

Date: December 4, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: This workshop is geared toward experienced QuickBooks desktop users with an emphasis on enhancing the basics of day-to-day usage. Participants will learn to customize reports and forms and to work with inventory, jobs, estimates, progress invoices, and more. A computer will be provided for each participant during this interactive workshop.

 

QuickBooks Payroll (Hands on)

Date: December 10, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Participants will learn the necessary information to use the payroll features in QuickBooks accounting software. Other topics include tracking employee time, issuing paychecks, paying liabilities, and producing required payroll reports. A computer will be provided for each participant during this interactive session.

 

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