September 19, 2020

CONWAY, AR

Business

Parker Education & Development, LLC.

Personality matters in a new era of entrepreneurship

For the budding entrepreneur, the year 2020 will serve as a severe and lasting reminder of the risks associated with having your own business. This article began with a different premise in mind but that was in February. Businesses are struggling to survive and others are managing to thrive while we all manage our way …

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Parker Education & Development, LLC.

Successful entrepreneurs roll the dice, accepting the risk for doing business

You don’t have to be much of a basketball or sports fan to grasp this concept — “Ball Don’t Lie.” This phrase has become somewhat of a cliche in the basketball world, said after a foul is committed by a player. After the player who was fouled misses their free throw attempt, the player who’s …

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Conductor & Arkansas Coding Academy partner to form Arkansas High School Hackathon

The Hackathon featured a day long coding event at the University of Central Arkansas  for area high school students to compete February 25, 2020 – Conductor and Arkansas Coding Academy formed a unique partnership to develop the Arkansas High School Hackathon, hosted last week at the University of Central Arkansas.  The day long event allowed …

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The Conductor

Conductor’s 2019 annual report shows continued growth

Conductor releases annual report containing a year in review for initiatives CONWAY – Expansion of footprint, services, and funding are the important themes of the 2019 annual report released today by Conductor, a public-private partnership between the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie Consulting. Opening its doors just 3 years ago, the Conductor works …

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Job Opportunities

New year, new job. Here are job opportunities from HireQuest Direct

This article is sponsored by HireQuest Direct Level with me. When the clock struck midnight, January 1st, did you do some soul searching? Okay, if you were like me, you were sound asleep. Maybe you were preoccupied. Perhaps you thought about it the next day. When the calendar turns over, we tend to think about …

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The Conductor

Conductor Arranges Spring Office Hours Across Central Arkansas

Current and aspiring small business owners to receive free business coaching Conway – The Conductor, a public-private partnership between the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie, will continue its free office hours across central Arkansas communities in spring of 2020. These office hours consist of 30 minute, free one-on-one consultations from the Conductor team, …

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Parker Education & Development, LLC.

What nobody told you about being your own boss and why you need to absorb your first loss

The hustle mentality is very, very real. However, the thought of being your own boss is a misleading phrase at best. Anyone who experiences even a minimal amount of years in the workforce can conclude that clients, consumers, and even staff can be considered your boss, which leads us back to the hustle. Once someone …

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The Conductor

Applications Open for Fourth-Year of Award-Winning Health Sciences Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

Conductor, UAMS, BioVentures and Arkansas INBRE collaborate to host boot camp for undergraduates around the state. CONWAY—Conductor, BioVentures, UAMS, and Arkansas INBRE are collaborating for the fourth year to host a weeklong camp for undergraduate and graduate students from across the state. The camp is an intensive program that focuses on catalyzing innovative ways to …

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Global Entrepreneurship Week

Conductor to Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

10 million people. 35,000 events. 170+ countries. Every November. One Week. CONWAY – The Conductor is hosting Global Entrepreneurship Week programming Nov. 18-24, 2019 across Central Arkansas. The programming will include a series of workshops, speaker series, networking events, pitch competition, and hands-on STEM activities. Started by the Global Entrepreneurship Network, in partnership with the …

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The Conductor

Conductor Offers Free Business Coaching to Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners in Multiple Arkansas Counties

Entrepreneurs to receive free business assistance through the Conductor’s Rural Growth Initiative. CONWAY – The Conductor, a public-private partnership between the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie, today announced the initial roll out of the Office Hours program, which consists of free one-on-one coaching from business and entrepreneurial leaders from the Conductor team. Meetings will …

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