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World Trade Center Arkansas Receives $150,000 STEP Grant
The $150,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration will be used to help eligible small businesses succeed in international markets.
Arkansas Trade Data Summary Highlights Key Economic Trends for Western Hemisphere
The summary focuses on the Western Hemisphere, Arkansas' region of growth for the report and uses data from sources including the International Trade Administration and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Research Finds Well-Connected CFOs Obtain More Favorable Terms on Corporate Loans
Researchers found that networking pays off for chief financial officers’ ability to negotiate more favorable terms in corporate borrowing.
One-Fourth of Forest Loss Permanent; Global Deforestation Not Slowing Down
Researchers found permanent forest loss has shifted geographically but not slowed down, despite global efforts.
Sign Up Now for Blockchain Hackathon
The hackathon will be held at the Arkansas Union from 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, until 9 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29. Registration for the hackathon closes Wednesday, Sept. 19.
American Marketing Association Elects New Executive Team
The student chapter of the American Marketing Association has announced a new executive team to run the organization and continue the strong track record from previous years.
World Trade Center Arkansas Receives $592,000 Grant to Expand State Exports
The Economic Development Administration grant is focused on job growth and export expansion in counties affected by natural disasters.
Brooks Named Director of Small Business and Tech Development Center
A former Bank of Fayetteville president takes the reins of an entrepreneurial support organization at the University of Arkansas.
Professionals Can Hone Management and Soft Skills With Six New Programs
Programs offer training in management, dealing with concealed carry laws, customer service, conflict resolution, and emotional intelligence.
Dozens Attend Asian Business Association Seminar at World Trade Center
Participants including students, university faculty and Arkansas businesses attended the association's seminar to become better equipped at doing international business with Asian partners.