Russellville Area ASBTDC Events

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

Free and Local Small Business Marketing (FREE!)

Date: February 23, 2018
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Fort Smith Public Library
City: Fort Smith

Description: In this fast-paced workshop, the speaker shares marketing approaches that are practical, low-cost, and effective for any size business. Topics include marketing fundamentals, image development, customer service, online marketing, public relations, and other low-cost marketing methods. Get ideas your business can use right away.

 

Make a Marketing Map for Your Business (FREE!)

Date: March 15, 2018
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: Learn how to use a Marketing Map to target and reach more customers. At this interactive, hands-on workshop, you will sketch out your Marketing Map, a quick-action plan for promoting your business. Leave with specific ways to boost your sales and increase your bottom line.

 

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

Date: March 22, 2018
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.

 

Starting a Business in Arkansas

Date: March 27, 2018
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.

 

Introduction to SBIR/STTR (FREE!)

Date: March 29, 2018
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

Description: High-tech entrepreneurs and university researchers are encouraged to attend. SBIR/STTR program offers federal funding support for innovative research and development projects that meet specific agency needs. Learn basic program requirements, methods for assessing qualifying technologies and research projects, and how to get started with the program

 

Website in a Day (Hands on)

Date: April 4, 2018
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce
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 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.

 

Tips for Social Media Success (FREE!)

Date: April 20, 2018
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Fort Smith Public Library
City: Fort Smith

Description: Do you know how to post eye-catching content on popular social media sites? Learn best practices for promoting your business on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest.

 

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

Date: April 26, 2018
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Arkansas Tech University
City: Russellville

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

 

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