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ASBTDC to Bring Counseling Sessions to Batesville


JONESBORO – The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) at Arkansas State University is offering sessions featuring a day of counseling to small business owners and entrepreneurs in Batesville on the third Wednesday of each month.

Laura Miller, director of the ASBTDC at A-State, will host the first one, Wednesday, March 21, at the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce. Appointments for the sessions may be made by calling 870-972-3517.

The A-State ASBTDC is part of a statewide and nationwide network of small business assistance centers providing one-to-one confidential guidance that can be specifically tailored to business ventures. Primary areas of assistance include business planning, financial analysis, market research, loan packaging, online and traditional marketing, growth and expansion, management, and profitability. These services are offered free of charge for Arkansas entrepreneurs.

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center at A-State is a partnership of the U.S. Small Business Administration, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Business and Arkansas State University College of Business. The ASBTDC assists start-ups and existing businesses. Core services include free consulting and market research plus low to no cost training. Learn more at asbtdc.org.

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