Amy Moorehead, owner of Nexus Coffee, is one of the women entrepreneurs speaking in an upcoming ASBTDC panel.

ASBTDC to Present Panel Discussion of Local Women Entrepreneurs

In celebration of Women Entrepreneurship Week, the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC), based at UA Little Rock, is presenting a panel discussion featuring female business owners from central Arkansas who will share their wisdom.

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Cyber Security for Small Businesses

ASBTDC Introduces Online Training to Keep Small Businesses Cyber Safe

New “Cyber Safe” training from the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center equips businesses to recognize and thwart cyber threats.

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Build Your Own Business by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center

The Build Your Own Business Series for Student Entrepreneurs by ASBTDC Continues

This semester, the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center’s BYOB (Build Your Own Business) program for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock students will start Sept.17 and continue for every third Friday of the month.

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Wendy Orvis

Orvis Honored as 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers

Wendy Orvis of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center was recognized Aug. 18 as a 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDC). Continue reading “Orvis Honored as 2021 State Star by America’s Small Business Development Centers”

Mario Wallace

Wallace to Lead Business Systems and Strategies Series for Entrepreneurs of Color

Dr. Mario Wallace will lead “Small Business Strategies for Success,” a new online series hosted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center in partnership with Remix Ideas and Hope Credit Union. Continue reading “Wallace to Lead Business Systems and Strategies Series for Entrepreneurs of Color”

UA Little Rock finance and economics major Josiah Johnson represented a statistical analysis of the spillover effects and general efficacy of small business initiatives in small towns featured in the TV show Small Business Revolution for his project for the Student Research and Creatives Works Expo. Photo by Ben Krain.

Johnson Explores Economic Impact on Towns Featured in ‘Small Business Revolution’

Josiah Johnson, a senior finance and economics major from Sherwood, is researching the impact on small towns that have been nominated for and featured on the TV show “Small Business Revolution.”  Continue reading “Johnson Explores Economic Impact on Towns Featured in ‘Small Business Revolution’”

Navigators Focus on Delta Businesses’ Pandemic Recovery

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center is pleased to announce its first four Recovery Navigators partners: Continue reading “Navigators Focus on Delta Businesses’ Pandemic Recovery”

Women to Watch at UA Little Rock: Laura Fine

In celebration of Women’s History Month, UA Little Rock is profiling women in leadership positions who are making a difference at UA Little Rock and in the community. The next Woman to Watch at UA Little Rock of 2021 is Laura Fine, state director of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC). The state’s lead ASBTDC center is based in the UA Little Rock College of Business, Health, and Human Services.   Continue reading “Women to Watch at UA Little Rock: Laura Fine”