Russellville Area ASBTDC Events

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

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: January 8, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Does your business need a website? Have you been held back by a lack of funds or technical skills? Come sit down in our computer lab and design a free website using Weebly. Step-by-step, we will help you create a free account and an attractive, functional, five-page website.

 

QuickBooks for Beginners (Hands on)

Date: January 28, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

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

 

QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: February 18, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Participants will learn to use 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 this workshop. A computer will be provided for each participant during this interactive session.

 

Free and Local: Small Business Marketing

Date: February 25, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Russellville Chamber of Commerce
City: Russellville

Description: The speaker shares marketing approaches that are not only practical and low-cost, but effective for any size business. Topics to be covered are marketing fundamentals, image development, customer service, online marketing, public relations, and other low-cost marketing methods. This fast-paced workshop provides ideas businesses can use right away.

 

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: March 5, 2015
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Morrilton Chamber of Commerce
City: Morrilton

Description: Does your business need a website? Have you been held back by a lack of funds or technical skills? Come sit down with our laptop lab and design a free website using Weebly. Step-by-step, we will help you create a free account and an attractive, functional, five-page website.

 

Home-Based Businesses: Where to Start and What to Expect

Date: March 17, 2015
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Thousands of people are running businesses out of their homes. Are you considering joining them? This seminar will help you with business planning, ideas, requirements and more to get you headed in the right direction.

 

QuickBooks Beyond the Basics (Hands on)

Date: March 26, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: This hands-on workshop is geared toward experienced QuickBooks 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 session.

 

Facebook Business Pages (Hands on)

Date: April 9, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Central Mall
City: Fort Smith

Description: This hands-on workshop will show participants how to use a Facebook business page to their business’s advantage. In addition to Facebook basics, attendees will be shown how to use this social media platform in different ways to engage users. Understanding, monitoring, and using Facebook Insights data will also be discussed.

 

How to Obtain Government Certifications for Women, Minority & Veteran-Owned Businesses (Free!)

Date: April 14, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Set-aside government award contracts are available every year for properly certified applicants of Women, Disabled Veteran, or Minority-Owned businesses. This seminar will teach participants how to obtain these vital certifications and learn about the different types of governmental contracting possibilities.

 

QuickBooks Payroll (Hands on)

Date: April 28, 2015
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Participants will learn necessary information to use the payroll features in QuickBooks accounting software. 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.