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Event Date

04/25/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

05/07/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Simple Steps 1

Event Date

05/21/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

06/04/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library 7711 Goodwood Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Simple Steps 1

Event Date

06/18/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

07/02/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Baton Rouge, L a 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Simple Steps1

Event Date

07/23/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

08/06/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Simple Steps 1

Event Date

08/20/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

09/10/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Other

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

09/24/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

10/01/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

10/22/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

11/05/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

11/19/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

04/25/2019 @ 5:00 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Acadia Parish Farm Bureau, 22130 Crowley-Eunice Hwy in Crowley

Organizer

Crowley Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

Join us for our fourth Business After Hours of our Chamber year hosted by Acadia Parish Farm Bureau on Thursday, April 25th at their Crowley office for an afternoon of networking and fun!

Event Date

07/25/2019 @ 5:00 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse & Oyster Bar, 2111 Rice Capital Parkway in Crowley

Organizer

Crowley Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

The Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our first Business After Hours of our Chamber year hosted by Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse, and Oyster Bar in Crowley, La. Join us on Thursday, July 25th at Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse & Oyster Bar for an afternoon of networking and fun! In addition, Fezzo’s will be celebrating their 20th anniversary with complimentary hors-d’oeuvres and l...

Event Date

11/18/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

Please visit our dedicated site for more information about Innovation LA 2019, as well as the BioChallenge Pitch Competition and the Louisiana Research Institution Technology Showcase. info: http://innovationLA.neworleansbio.com

Event Date

05/07/2019 @ 7:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Louisiana State Capitol 900 N 3rd St Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Organizer

One Acadiana
 

Description   

Make plans to join regional business leaders for a day at the Louisiana State Capitol. We’re unified around our region's legislative priorities and providing business and community leaders, like you, the opportunity to interact with legislators and see first-hand how the legislative process works. Attendees will gain insight on the legislative process and can: Engage with One Acadiana L...

Event Date

08/01/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

This invitation-only event will bring together experienced and novice grant applicants for an open discussion on the logistics of the SBIR/STTR application process. In addition, applicants for the September 5 submission deadline will be able to share their Specific Aims with the group and get feedback on strengths and weaknesses of their proposal. Contact David Bode at dbode@neworleansbio.com if y...

Event Date

12/05/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

This invitation-only event will bring together experienced and novice grant applicants for an open discussion on the logistics of the SBIR/STTR application process. In addition, applicants for the January 5 submission deadline will be able to share their Specific Aims with the group and get feedback on strengths and weaknesses of their proposal. Contact David Bode at dbode@neworleansbio.com if you...

Event Date

04/24/2019 @ 2:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

This seminar is for aspiring entrepreneurs and new ventures. A business plan is much more than a piece of paper. It is your roadmap to success. The plan forces you to consider your entire business at once, and therefore maintain consistency in planning and execution of your business model. A comprehensive, focused,well written business plan enables you to control your business and its potentia...

Event Date

04/25/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

St. John Parish Business Training Center A300 181 Regala Park Road Reserve, Louisiana 70084

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

FastTrac® Your Business to Success! Are you ready to grow your business, create jobs, and be a successful business owner in your community? Are you seeking financing for your business venture? Are you ready for practical business training, one-on-one support and funding assistance? Get the tools you need for success with FastTrac®! FastTrac® NewVenture™ is a nationally recogni...

Event Date

05/01/2019 @ 2:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Delgado Community College H. Giles Martin Hall 615 City Park Ave New Orleans, LA 70124

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Managing a Business About 95% of the world's consumers are located outside the United States and yet only 1% of America's 30 million companies export. The global economy has created a global marketplace and an opportunity to grow your business. During this class, you will learn: a) why you would want to consider engaging in exporting your products or services; b) how to know if your busin...

Event Date

05/02/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

St. John Parish Business Training Center Room A300 181 Regala Park Road Reserve, Louisiana 70084

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Start-up Assistance FastTrac® Your Business to Success! Are you ready to grow your business, create jobs, and be a successful business owner in your community? Are you seeking financing for your business venture? Are you ready for practical business training, one-on-one support and funding assistance? Get the tools you need for success with FastTrac®! FastTrac® NewVenture...

Event Date

05/07/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office 616 Harding Blvd Baton Rouge , LA 70807

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

**Please bring your laptop** Come prepared to complete your application on site. During each session, we will walk you through the completion of the online certification applications. Information will be presented on 8(a) eligibility criteria, GLS, Login, application process, and how the programs work. We will also discuss CCR and SBSS registration and provide general information on doing bus...

Event Date

05/01/2019 @ 2:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Delgado Community College H. Giles Martin Hall 615 City Park Ave New Orleans, LA 70124

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Delgado Community College H. Giles Martin Hall Topic: Managing a Business About 95% of the world's consumers are located outside the United States and yet only 1% of America's 30 million companies export. The global economy has created a global marketplace and an opportunity to grow your business. During this class, you will learn: a) why you would want to consider engaging in exporting y...

Event Date

05/07/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Tuesday, May 07, 2019 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Eastern Location: River Region Chamber of Commerce

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

The atmosphere, operations and culture of your business requires that you create an environment that benefits both your employees and encourages positive customer engagement. Successful working environments ensure that not only are employees given challenging work, but that they are supported by an opportunity to expand their knowledge base and receive appreciation for their successes and efforts...

Event Date

05/08/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Fletcher Technical Community College Houma Campus 310 St. Charles Street, Houma, LA 70360

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Topic: Start-up Assistance This seminar will provide entrepreneurs with a comprehensive overview of the steps to be taken to start a business, the essentials of business planning, and how to determine funding needs for the start-up. Seminar covers: • Items you want to know before starting a business • Preparing for business success • How to start your business • Financing options • Reso...

Event Date

05/09/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

River Parishes Community College - Reserve St. John Parish Business Training Center Room A300 181 Regala Park Road Reserve, Louisiana 70084

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Topic: Start-up Assistance FastTrac® Your Business to Success! Are you ready to grow your business, create jobs, and be a successful business owner in your community? Are you seeking financing for your business venture? Are you ready for practical business training, one-on-one support and funding assistance? Get the tools you need for success with FastTrac®! FastTrac® NewVent...

Event Date

05/10/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology Park

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

This workshop is recommended for those interested in starting a business. At the end of this workshop, you will have a thorough understanding of the process of starting a business and will be able to implement a required checklist to start your business. The following topics will be discussed during this workshop: determining the feasibility of a business idea, planning to start a small business,...

Event Date

05/14/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office 616 Harding Blvd Baton Rouge , LA 70807

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

**Please bring your laptop** Come prepared to complete your application on site. During each session, we will walk you through the completion of the online certification applications. Women-owned small businesses can begin taking steps to participate in the federal contracting program. At the end of this session, you will have a thorough understanding of the requirements for certification. Fo...

Event Date

05/14/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

River Region Chamber of Commerce 390 Belle Terre Blvd. LaPlace, LA 70068

Organizer

River Region Chmaber of Commerce
 

Description   

Topic: Managing a Business The atmosphere, operations and culture of your business requires that you create an environment that benefits both your employees and encourages positive customer engagement. Successful working environments ensure that not only are employees given challenging work, but that they are supported by an opportunity to expand their knowledge base and receive appreciation f...

Event Date

05/14/2019 @ 9:30 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC Training at University of Louisiana Stubbs Hall Room 117 401 Bayou Drive Monroe, LA 71209

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Topic: Start-up Assistance This workshop is highly recommended for all individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea, planning to start or have just started a small business, expanding their business, seeking a small business loan, or wanting to learn more about planning. Topics of discussion will include: * Business Feasibility * Business Planning * Sources...

Event Date

05/14/2019 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

St. Landry Parish Economic Development

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
 

Description   

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Central Location: St. Landry Parish Economic Development Facilitated by LSBDC at University of Louisiana at Lafayette: Main Office This seminar is designed to give you an overview of basic marketing concepts and strategies. You will understand marketing, why it's important, how to conduct market research, and develop a strategic marketing plan. This c...

Event Date

05/15/2019 @ 2:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Delgado Community College City Park Campus H. Giles Martin Hall Room # 102 615 City Park Avenue New Orleans, LA 70119

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Topic: Start-up Assistance This seminar will provide entrepreneurs with a comprehensive overview of the steps to be taken to start a business, the essentials of business planning, and how to determine funding needs for the start-up. Seminar covers: • Items you want to know before starting a business • Preparing for business success • How to start your business • Financing options • Reso...

Event Date

05/16/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

River Parishes Community College - Reserve St. John Parish Business Training Center A300 181 Regala Park Road Reserve, Louisiana 70084

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Topic: Start-up Assistance FastTrac® Your Business to Success! Are you ready to grow your business, create jobs, and be a successful business owner in your community? Are you seeking financing for your business venture? Are you ready for practical business training, one-on-one support and funding assistance? Get the tools you need for success with FastTrac®! FastTrac® New...

Event Date

05/21/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC main office @Southern University

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

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Event Date

05/23/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

River Parish Community College, St. John Parish Business Training Center

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

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Event Date

05/28/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC Main Office, Southern University

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

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Event Date

05/29/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at University of Louisiana at Lafayette: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
 

Description   

Topic: Financing and Capital This course is designed to provide a basic overview of loan packaging. The course is directed to small business owners who are interested in borrowing money to start, grow or expand their businesses. Speaker(s): Phillip Russo, Business Consultant, LSBDC at University of Louisiana at Lafayette *Registration for this event is ONLINE or by calling 337-482-6312* ...

Event Date

06/05/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

River Region Chamber of Commerce

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

This workshop is designed for a business owner to learn more about the advanced features of Quickbooks and how to create useful reports to assist in the financial management of his or her business. Topics include customize forms, creating users and passwords, how to design and print monthly reports, how to generate Company SnaptShot to quickly review operational status, and understanding segrega...

Event Date

06/13/2019 @ 1:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bossier Parish Community College Building D

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Business Certifications give businesses access to opportunity in contracting, funding and grant programs. There are a variety of federal, state and local certification programs that can enhance your chances to not only get a contract but also to expand and grow! Learn how your business can benefit from CERTIFICATION as a Louisiana SMALL AND EMERGING BUSINESS. Benefits of free SEBD Certification...

Event Date

06/13/2019 @ 5:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Terrebonne Folklife Cultural Center

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Everyone says that they have good customer service, but do they really deliver? Customers will buy from your business again and again(and pay a little more) if they have a good experience with your business. But they will not come again (and tell others) if the experience is less than satisfactory. In today's market, customers crave a positive experience with you and your business. Learn how to en...

Event Date

06/14/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology Park, 7117 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge. LA

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

This workshop is recommended for those interested in starting a business. At the end of this workshop, you will have a thorough understanding of the process of starting a business and will be able to implement a required checklist to start your business. The following topics will be discussed during this workshop: determining the feasibility of a business idea, planning to start a small business, ...

Event Date

06/18/2019 @ 1:30 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC Northwest & Central Region - Bossier City, Bossier Parish Community College, Building F-203

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

This workshop is highly recommended for all individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea, planning to start or have just started a small business, expanding their business, seeking a small business loan, or wanting to learn more about planning. Topics of discussion will include business feasibility, business planning, sources of funds for start-up and expansion,...

Event Date

06/19/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology Park, 7117 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Women-owned small businesses can begin taking steps to participate in the federal contracting program. At the end of this session, you will have a thorough understanding of the requirements for certification. For more information on Women-Owned Small Business Certification, visit www.sba.gov/wosb. Speaker(s): SBA Representative

Event Date

04/25/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Pitch

Location

The SEED Center 4310 Ryan Street Lake Charles, LA 70605

Organizer

SWCA
 

Description   

The 7th Annual SEED Center Business Pitch Competition is open to all residents of Southwest Louisiana (Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis Parishes). Over $65,000 in cash and prizes awarded to winners. Cash prizes of $5,000 awarded to the winner (individual or team) in each division. The competition has four divisions: College students from the 5 parish area Loca...

Event Date

04/30/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Fleet and Family Support Center Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Belle Chasse 400 Russell Avenue New Orleans, LA 70143

Organizer

SBA - Louisiana District Office
 

Description   

/Find Events/Boots to Business - Belle Chasse NAS-JRB Tuesday, April 30 Boots to Business - Belle Chasse NAS-JRB Description Boots to Business is an entrepreneurial education and training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program (TAP). Boots to Business | Reboot is an entrepreneurial training program ...

Event Date

05/09/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

LiftFund - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Are you receiving periodic reports from your accountant, or running reports from your accounting software, but not really sure what they all mean? You are not alone! In this webinar, Steve Chase, founder and owner of Sequentia Solutions, will break down the key components of the Income Statement and Balance Sheet and how they are interrelated in understanding your business’s profitability and fina...

Event Date

06/05/2019 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Le Pavillon 1913 Kaliste Saloom Lafayette, La 70508

Organizer

One Acadiana
 

Description   

Event Details The second session of our Acadiana Women’s Network (AWN) will feature Brittany Hebert, Sky High for Kids. Join us to gain tangible knowledge on development within your industry from this accomplished leader. Brittany Hebert is the energetic founder & CEO of Sky High for Kids, a non-profit organization bringing the community together to provide comfort, fund research, and ...

Event Date

04/30/2019 @ 5:30 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Date/Time Information: Thursday, April 30, 2019 Networking-5:30 PM Game Time-6:30 PM

Organizer

River Region Chmaber of Commerce
 

Description   

Date/Time Information: Thursday, April 30, 2019 Networking-5:30 PM Game Time-6:30 PM Contact Information: www.neworleanschamber.org Send an Email Fees/Admission: $5.00 Game Ticket $13.00 Game Ticket & Food Voucher To Register goto: http://www.neworleanschamber.org

Event Date

05/02/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Cajundome Convention Center, 444 Cajundome Blvd, Lafayette

Organizer

Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA)
 

Description   

Job Fair will feature retail, customer service, and related jobs! Event is FREE and open to the public