Webinars Featuring Covid-19 Resource Information

Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center (ASBTDC)

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State Chamber/AIA “RechARge Arkansas” **Must register for each session separately

REGISTER HERE for Part 1: Mastering Presentations in the Virtual Space (Aug. 4 – 2:30 p.m)

Whether running your weekly staff meeting, or building relationships with existing and prospective clients, your ability to confidently communicate your value to others in the virtual space is crucial. In this interactive webinar, Dr. Adam Brooks will help you transition your business communication skills to the virtual environment.

By the end of this webinar you’ll be able to:

·     Apply tips and techniques necessary to master your next virtual presentation.

·     Understand the key questions to address when planning your virtual presentation.

·     Identify tactics for effective presentation set up and screen sharing techniques.

·     Determine strategies for selling your business through impactful messaging.


REGISTER HERE for Part 2: Running Virtual Meetings–Avoiding Zoom Pitfalls (Aug. 11 – 2:30 p.m)

Slow internet, distracting background noises, and poorly planned meetings can all contribute to ineffective meeting in the virtual environment.

By the end of this webinar you’ll be able to:

·     Determine the specific purpose and outcome for your next meeting.

·     Apply tips and techniques to ensure you are driving engagement and staying connected in your virtual space.

·     Learn tips on framing your videos, lighting, and visual aids.

·     Demonstrate strategies for how to build relationships and community through impactful communication.


REGISTER HERE for Part 3: Growing Business through Digital Strategies & Relationship Building (Aug. 18 – 2:30 p.m)

In partnership with SixtyOne Celsius, this webinar covers different strategies and tactics for how you connect, build, and engage customers using purely digital platforms.

By the end of this webinar you’ll be able to:

·     Learn how to adapt to digital solutions.

·     Embrace tactics for helping potential customers find you and understanding how to convert followers into customers.

·     Identify key elements of your business’ story to begin building an online community.

·     Apply the basics of content and messaging strategy on social to build relationships no longer possible in person.


Registration is required to attend.

Please click the link above to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. +

Questions: Contact Trish Villines at tvillines@arkansasstatechamber.com.

The SBA Arkansas District Office is hosting FREE one-hour webinars at 11:00 am and 3:00 p.m. CDT daily on available SBA resources for small businesses and nonprofits during COVID-19.


All webinars are one hour in length. Please click on the webinar date/time below to register. After registering, you will receive a unique Skype meeting ID # and call-in information for the webinar selected. Spaces are limited, so please register in advance.


Mon. 8/3 – PPP Forgiveness: Process & Requirements


Tue. 8/4 – PPP Eligibility Requirements for Your Small Business or Nonprofit


Wed. 8/5 – Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) 101


Thurs. 8/6 – Government Contracting 101


Fri. 8/7 – Q&A with SBA Arkansas