Russellville Area ASBTDC Events

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

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: April 23, 2014
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort Smith

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. Presented at no cost through a partnership with Connect AR. Lunch provided.

 

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: April 30, 2014
Time: 9:30 am
Location: University of the Ozarks
City: Clarksville

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. Presented at no cost through a partnership with Connect AR. Lunch provided.

 

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: May 7, 2014
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. Presented at no cost through a partnership with Connect AR. Lunch provided.

 

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: May 14, 2014
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University – Ozark Campus
City: Ozark

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. Presented at no cost through a partnership with Connect AR. Lunch provided.

 

QuickBooks Payroll (Hands on)

Date: May 28, 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.

 

QuickBooks for Beginners (Hands on)

Date: May 29, 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.

 

Get Listed Locally (Hands on)

Date: June 17, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Russellville Chamber of Commerce
City: Russellville

Description: Is your business receiving the hits it should when someone searches for your product or service on the internet? See how you can claim your online listings through the multiple online search engine sites and list them for free. iPads will be provided for use during this interactive session.

 

QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: June 19, 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.

 

QuickBooks for Beginners (Hands on)

Date: June 25, 2014
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 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.

 

Starting a Business in Arkansas

Date: July 8, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Preparing you for the intensive business planning process, we identify steps crucial to starting a business, discuss key issues that affect your success, and discuss start-up requirements and common pitfalls you may face as an entrepreneur. Save: register for Startup Boot Camp instead. Attend this & 3 more events for $ 60 at http://conta.cc/1fKzH5h

 

Startup Boot Camp (Attend up to four select workshops in July)

Date: July 8, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Tuesdays at 5:30 pm in July, join us to learn the basics for starting & marketing a business. Attend up to 4 events for $ 60. Included are: Starting a Business in Arkansas 7/8, Business Plan for Startups 7/15, Small Business Marketing 7/22 and Intro to Social Media Marketing 7/29. See indiv descriptions at: asbtdc.org/training/russellville-events

 

QuickBooks Day-to-Day Basics (Hands on)

Date: July 10, 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 is recommended to attend. A computer will be provided for each participant for use during this interactive session.

 

Business Plan for Startups

Date: July 15, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: No matter how large or small, all businesses must have a plan! A business plan helps you define your concept, evaluate your competition, determine risks, and estimate your costs. Speaker explains and illustrates the business plan format. Save: register for Startup Boot Camp instead. Attend this & 3 more events for at: http://conta.cc/1fKzH5h

 

QuickBooks Beyond the Basics (Hands on)

Date: July 17, 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.

 

Free & Local: Small Business Marketing

Date: July 22, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Many business owners consider marketing to be just advertising and selling. In this fast-paced presentation, the speaker shares approaches that are not only practical and low-cost, but also effective for any size business. Save: register for Startup Boot Camp instead. Attend this & 3 more events for $ 60 at: http://conta.cc/1fKzH5h

 

Introduction to Social Media Marketing (Hands on)

Date: July 29, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Not sure where to begin with social media or why you should bother? Workshop is suitable for beginners who are unfamiliar with social media marketing & using sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn for promoting a business. Save: register for Startup Boot Camp instead. Attend this and 3 more events for $ 60 at: http://conta.cc/1fKzH5h

 

Arkansas Notary Workshop

Date: July 31, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Notaries verify signatures on legal and business documents to deter fraud and ensure proper execution of documents. The Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office will walk participants through the application process, assist in understanding issues facing notaries today, and outline best practices and procedures for current and future notaries public.

 

Arkansas Notary Workshop

Date: July 31, 2014
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Notaries verify signatures on legal and business documents to deter fraud and ensure proper execution of documents. The Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office will walk participants through the application process, assist in understanding issues facing notaries today, and outline best practices and procedures for current and future notaries public.

 

Reality-Based Leadership

Date: August 7, 2014
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Dr. Loretta Cochran, Associate Professor of Management at ATU, shares the concepts based on the best-selling book by Cy Wakeman which is intended to “ditch the drama, restore sanity to the workplace, and turn excuses into results.” This fast-paced, engaging workshop is suited for anyone in or who wants to be in management. Lunch included.

 

Small Business Legal Basics

Date: August 13, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Clarksville Chamber of Commerce
City: Clarksville

Description: Do you worry legal issues may affect your small business’s success? Get answers from attorney-at-law, Brandon Haubert of Wilson and Haubert, PLLC. This workshop covers a range of legal topics affecting small business including contracts, business liability issues, legal structure and the protection each type affords, and more. Includes Q&A session.

 

QuickBooks Online (Hands on)

Date: August 21, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Beall Barclay & Company
City: Fort smith

Description: QuickBooks Online is designed for business owners and employees with little or no experience using the online QuickBooks Harmony platform. Topics include: navigation, setting up a company, working with lists, customers, vendors, inventory, reports, and more. A computer will be provided for use for each participant during this interactive session.

 

QuickBooks Beyond the Basics (Hands on)

Date: August 27, 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.

 

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