The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center regional office at Arkansas Tech University has announced training opportunities during March 2020.
The ATU ASBTDC regional office is designed to assist new, existing, and expanding businesses by offering a variety of services including free one-to-one confidential consulting, free market research and low-cost or free training.
For more information go to www.atu.edu/asbtdc or call (479) 356-2067.
Starting a Business in Arkansas | Tuesday, March 10
The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center regional office at Arkansas Tech University presents “Starting a Business in Arkansas” from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville. This basic seminar discusses essential startup steps, legal business structures, regulations, licensing, key issues that affect your business success and common pitfalls entrepreneurs face. Taught by a business consultant and an attorney, this event is a must for first-time small business owners. Cost to attend is $30. Veterans attend free. Seating is limited with registration required no later than March 9 at (479) 356-2067 or asbtdc.org/russellville-events.
QuickBooks Online Basics and Beyond | Wednesday, March 25
The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center regional office at Arkansas Tech University presents “QuickBooks Online Basics & Beyond” from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville. This interactive workshop is for those using or planning to use the cloud-based version of QuickBooks (Simple Start, Essentials or Online Plus). Topics build from navigation and company set up to reconciling accounts, handling revenue, accounts receivable, accounts payable, bank feeds, inventory, customizing reports and more. A computer and take-home workbook are provided. Cost to attend is $130. Seating is limited with registration required no later than Monday, March 23, at (479) 356-2067 or asbtdc.org/russellville-events.
Free webinars for small businesses are now offered on a wide range of topics. The live sessions are led by ASBTDC staff and subject matter experts. Go to asbtdc.org/training/webinars for a list of seminars and registration information.
The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center regional office at Arkansas Tech is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration through a partnership with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and the Arkansas Tech University College of Business.
All ASBTDC programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities and individuals with limited English proficiency (LEP) will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Ronda Hawkins at (479) 356-2067.