Business & Finance

 

6 Strategies to Jumpstart Your Business Using Facebook

A course designed for owners of small/medium-sized businesses on how to unlock the power of Facebook, increase sales, find more customers and increase customer loyalty. Most businesses only use about 10% of the features available to them on Facebook. This 2-hour comprehensive course will teach everything from setting up your page correctly to managing ads and using Facebook to collect leads. 

REGULAR FEE: $79  
THUR, MAY 18 | 6:00-8:00 PM | BHCC
KIM SLAUGHTER  | THE BLUE FOCUS
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Advanced Digital Marketing: How to Compete

This course examines digital marketing strategies for B2B and B2C brands and provides competitive intelligence and necessary strategies to achieve your individual goals. Participants will complete the course with a plan to develop their integrated digital marketing strategy from formulation to implementation.

REGULAR FEE: $90
TUES, MAR 7 | 6 – 8 PM | BHCC
JEFF TURNBOW | TURNBOW MARKETING
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First Time Homeowner 

Planning for your future as a first-time homeowner is the focus of this course. Upon completion, you will be issued an Arkansas Department of Finance Authority certificate that is a prerequisite for assistance toward a down payment or closing costs on a new home. Anyone who will be on the mortgage loan must attend this class (e.g., both husband and wife). Please make arrangements for lunch; a lunch break will be provided.

FREE
SAT, APR 29 | 8:30 – 5 PM | BHCC
KIMBERLY MILLER | UNIVERSAL HOUSING DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
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How to Start a Business

Do you dream of starting your own small business but need a little push? Would you like to know about the resources that currently exist and await for you to take advantage? Make it happen with this resourceful, free, one-day workshop open to anyone looking for more information on how to start a successful business.

FREE
MON, MAR 13 | 6 – 9 PM | BHCC
JIM SADLER |  LITTLE ROCK SCORE
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How to Write a Business Plan

No matter how large or small, every business should have a business plan. This course is designed for the business novice and seasoned business owner and will show you how to accomplish one of the most important steps in entrepreneurship. A well-written plan can mean the difference between profit and failure for many small businesses. Business plan myths, outlines, details and information sources will be covered.

FREE
MON, MAR 27 | 6 – 9 PM | BHCC
JIM SADLER |  LITTLE ROCK SCORE
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Medicare 101

The objective of this course is to educate individuals on key aspects of Medicare and types of plans available to Medicare beneficiaries. The course will cover the history of Medicare, Group vs. Medicare, penalties, deferments and Medicare disability, supplements, Advantage Plans (Part C) and Prescription Drug Plans (Part D).

FREE
SAT, APR 1 | 9 – 11:00 AM | BHCC
ROBIN FLETCHER
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Social Security Disability Seminar

Social Security Disability Seminar reviews the two disability programs administered by Social Security: Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income. This course will cover the technical qualifications, medical qualifications, application process, Medicare and Medicaid as it pertains to each program and Social Security’s online services.

FREE
THUR, MAR 16 | 1 – 2:15 PM | BHCC
PHYLIS DILLS | SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
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Social Security Retirement Planning Seminar

Social Security Retirement Planning explains the qualifications and calculations for Social Security retirement benefits and the difference between reduced, full and delayed retirement. This course will cover the other types of insurance available through Social Security, the taxation of benefits and Medicare– including enrollment periods.

FREE
THUR, MAR 16 | 10 – 11:30 AM | BHCC
PHYLIS DILLS | SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
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