Russellville Area ASBTDC Events

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

Creating a Lean Canvas for Your Business (FREE!)

Date: June 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Fort Smith Public Library
City: Fort Smith

Description: Are you looking for a first step to understanding your customer and your market? The Lean Canvas is the most efficient tool used to define, structure and develop your technology, service or business idea. Join us to discover the methodology to build your business and your success.

 

Online Marketing Strategies for Small Business

Date: June 15, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: The Shipley Building
City: Fort Smith

Description: In this presentation, the speaker will share strategies to get the most from your online marketing efforts. Topics include local marketing, online consumer behavior, and how to get results from your business’ owned, earned, and paid online media.

 

QuickBooks Desktop for Beginners and QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: June 22, 2017
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Two workshops for QuickBooks Pro, Premier & Enterprise software users. Morning session includes set up, reconciling accounts, working with lists, customers, vendors, assets & liabilities. Afternoon session includes invoicing, payments, using bills, inventory, reports & more. Computer & take-home workbook provided for each interactive session.

 

QuickBooks Online for Beginners and QuickBooks Online Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: June 27, 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: Two workshops for QuickBooks Online (cloud-based) users. Morning session includes navigation, setting up a company, transactions, reconciling accounts, and more. Afternoon session continues with invoices, payments, bills, bank feeds, reports, and more. A computer with internet is provided during each interactive session.

 

QuickBooks Online for Beginners and QuickBooks Online Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: July 20, 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Two workshops for QuickBooks Online (cloud based) users. Morning session includes navigation, setting up a company, transactions, reconciling accounts, and more. Afternoon session continues with invoices, payments, bills, bank feeds, reports, and more. A computer with internet is provided during each interactive session.

 

QuickBooks Desktop Payroll (Hands on)

Date: July 25, 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: This hands-on workshop is designed for QuickBooks Pro, Premier, and Enterprise users to learn to use the payroll features in the desktop version of QuickBooks accounting software. Topics include tracking employee time, issuing paychecks, paying liabilities, and producing required payroll reports. Computer and take-home guide are provided.

 

QuickBooks Online Payroll (Hands on)

Date: July 25, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

Description: This hands-on workshop is designed for those using the cloud-based version of QuickBooks to learn to use the payroll features in this online accounting platform. Topics include tracking employee time, issuing paychecks, paying liabilities, and producing required payroll reports. A computer with internet access and take-home guide are provided.

 

Starting a Business in Arkansas

Date: July 27, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: This basic seminar discusses essential startup steps, legal business structures, regulations, licensing, key issues that affect your business success, and common pitfalls entrepreneurs face. A must for first-time small business owners! Veterans attend free.

 

Arkansas Notary Workshop (FREE!)

Date: August 1, 2017
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: The Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office will walk participants through the notary application process and discuss best practices and issues facing notaries today. All current and prospective notaries public are encouraged to attend because special emphasis will be given to new laws that have recently passed affecting all notaries.

 

Using Your Online Promotional Toolbox (FREE!)

Date: August 1, 2017
Time: 10:30 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: This fast-paced workshop will highlight free and low-cost online tools to promote your business. Tips for using your website, social media, videos, email marketing, and online listings to attract and delight your audience will be featured in this presentation. Register while seats are still available!

 

Customer Service Workshop (FREE!)

Date: August 1, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: According to a Customer Experience Impact Report from RightNow, 86% of consumers will pay more for a better experience. Learn how to give YOUR customers a better experience by joining us at this free event presented by the Russellville Chamber of Commerce.

 

Marketing to Millennials

Date: August 8, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Millennials dominate the consumer market. These young adults, between the ages of 18 – 34, are digital natives with enormous social influence and purchasing power. Learn the marketing tools and methods necessary to engage this diverse and socially connected generation. You will leave with your own media marketing plan.

 

Boosting Business with Great Customer Reviews

Date: August 17, 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Russellville Chamber of Commerce
City: Russellville

Description: Do you know what customers are saying about your business online? Customer reviews on sites such as TripAdvisor and Yelp are influential. We will look at popular review sites, the content you control about your business, how you can turn negative feedback into a positive, and tips for getting great reviews.

 

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