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Event Date

01/24/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

We often plan marketing in huge tidal waves: large launches, huge social media campaigns and big advertising spends. The truth is, the most powerful marketing is consistent marketing, in tiny little actions every day. In this webinar, author and business coach Pamela Slim will break down the marketing myths and teach you how to: Identify your best marketing channels Choose specific ...

Event Date

01/31/2019 @ 8:30 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

Urban League of Louisiana 4640 S. Carrollton Ave New Orleans, LA 70119

Organizer

Urban League of Greater New Orleans Women’s Business Resource Center (WBRC)
 

Description   

Boots to Business Reboot 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 designed for Veterans and their dependents that have already made the transition back to civilian life. The curriculum conti...

Event Date

02/12/2019 @ 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   

Boots to Business (B2B) is an entrepreneurial education and training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of the Department of Defense Transition Assistance Program (TAP). The course provides an overview of entrepreneurship and applicable business ownership fundamentals. Active Duty Service members (including National Guard and Reserve), Veterans of all eras, a...

Event Date

02/06/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Straight Talk Simple Steps to Start and Grow Your Business is a series of workshops sponsored by capital one to help start, grow and develop your small business. During this series the following topics will be covered: Startup Basics, Financial Preparations, Capital One Bankers Perspective on loan requirements, online banking, access to capital, SBA loans and services, LED resources, Marketing, Bu...

Event Date

04/17/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Straight Talk Simple Steps to Start and Grow Your Business is a series of workshops sponsored by capital one to help start, grow and develop your small business. During this series the following topics will be covered: Startup Basics, Financial Preparations, Capital One Bankers Perspective on loan requirements, online banking, access to capital, SBA loans and services, LED resources, Marketing, Bu...

Event Date

02/20/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology Park, 7117 Florida Street, Baton Rouge, L a 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

01/24/2019 @ 2:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at McNeese State University: Main Office SEED Center

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Are you looking to increase your customer base? In this session, you will learn what a marketing plan is, how to identify your target market, how to build your strategy, how to measure your results and present a 30-second elevator pitch. Speaker(s): DeRon Talley- Marketing & Media Manager, Louisiana Small Business Development Center

Event Date

02/13/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

SBA Louisiana District Office 365 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130

Organizer

SBA - Louisiana District Office
 

Description   

Information will be presented on 8(a) eligibility criteria, Certify Login, the application process, and how the 8(a) program works. We will also discuss System for Award Management (SAM) and Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) registration and provide general information on doing business with the federal government. Detailed information will be provided on: the primary purpose of the Section 8(a...

Event Date

02/20/2019 @ 8:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Airman and Family Readiness Center 413 Curtiss Rd, BAFB, LA 71110 Barksdale, AFB, LA 71110

Organizer

SBA - Louisiana District Office
 

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 designed for Veterans and their dependents that have already made the transition back to civilian life. The curriculum continuum in...

Event Date

03/13/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

SBA Louisiana District Office 365 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70130

Organizer

SBA - Louisiana District Office
 

Description   

Information will be presented on 8(a) eligibility criteria, Certify Login, the application process, and how the 8(a) program works. We will also discuss System for Award Management (SAM) and Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) registration and provide general information on doing business with the federal government. Detailed information will be provided on: the primary purpose of the Section 8(a...

Event Date

02/12/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Managing your money as a business owner can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be so stressful. This webinar presented by Justin Krane, Founder of Krane Financial Solutions, will explain how to take control of your money by using systems that prevent you from wasting time, help you save money, and take care of yourself first. Join this session and learn about: Setting money a...

Event Date

02/21/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Are you starting or growing an online business? Do you need advice about selling on eBay, Amazon, Shopify and other channels? Then, join our second “Live Q&A: Masters of Marketing” webinar to get your ecommerce and marketing questions answered—LIVE! Our expert entrepreneurs are John Lawson, online selling expert and CEO of ColderICE Media, and Ramon Ray, founder of Smart Hustle Magazine. Both a...

Event Date

01/31/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Having difficulty reaching new qualified customers or clients? Need more referrals but can't seem to find new referral partners? In this eye-opening presentation, John Corcoran, co-founder of Rise25, will share strategies to connect with any potential customer, referral partner, or influencer using simple online tools. You will learn: A three-step process for generating 80 to 100 qual...

Event Date

02/07/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking to start a business or an existing business owner trying to grow, you need to know about 2019’s hottest industries, business ideas, products and markets. Attend this session, presented by small business expert and best-selling author Rieva Lesonsky, to find out what specific businesses are poised to grow this year and which trends can help your small busin...

Event Date

01/30/2019 @ 4:30 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

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

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

Join us for the next installment in our quarterly New Orleans networking event series! We’re opening our doors and inviting the regional bio, health, and entrepreneurship communities to join us for networking over hor d’oeuvres and drinks. This series aims to create new connections within our community and introduce new partners to the bioinnovation ecosystem. If you’re interested in healthcare, ...

Event Date

02/19/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Cajundome Convention Center, Lafayette, LA

Organizer

Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA)
 

Description   

This is an opportunity for businesses to inform over 4000 high school students from around Acadiana of career opportunities in your industry! When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 9AM to 2PM Where: Cajundome Convention Center, Lafayette, LA Click below for more information or to register: About Career Connections Register for an exhibit booth online or Download business registration ...

Event Date

02/14/2019 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

Every business is different, and what works for one may not work for another. That goes for your marketing plan too. To be successful, your marketing must be true to your vision and your business — and true to your customers. This webinar, presented by Kurt Engelmeier with Deluxe Corporation, will give you the tools you need to quickly, easily and effectively create your ideal marketing stra...

Event Date

02/05/2019 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Networking

Location

East Baton Rouge Parish Library 7711 Goodwood Boulevard Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

Baton Rouge Area Chamber
 

Description   

BikeShare: The Newest Quality of Place Initiave The Gotcha bike wheels are in motion and rolling towards a bikeshare launch by mid-March in Baton Rouge. This presentation will unveil the local bikeshare plans, explore the bikeshare technology that will be hitting the streets, and touch on the future mobility possibilities in the City. If you wonder why your company should care about alternative...

Event Date

03/11/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Other

Location

Baton Rouge Community College, Baton Rouge, Acadian Campus Room 240

Organizer

LED Contractors Accreditation Institute
 

Description   

The Louisiana Contractors Accreditation Institute General Contractors Seminar is a 10-week course offering small and emerging construction businesses foundational knowledge relating to a general contractor that is essential to sustaining and growing a business. Topics include print reading, building calculations, structural loads, safety codes and more. The program is a partnership between Louisia...

Event Date

03/11/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Other

Location

Baton Rouge Community College, Baton Rouge, Acadian Campus Room 240

Organizer

LED Contractors Accreditation Institute
 

Description   

The Louisiana Contractors Accreditation Institute General Contractors Seminar is a 10-week course offering small and emerging construction businesses foundational knowledge relating to a general contractor that is essential to sustaining and growing a business. Topics include print reading, building calculations, structural loads, safety codes and more. The program is a partnership between Louisia...

Event Date

02/13/2019 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)

Organizer

LSU - Olinde Career Center
 

Description   

LSU's largest recruiting event, drawing hundreds of recruiters and over 2,700 students and alumni. There are opportunities for students in all fields and at all levels to network with professionals, learn about career options and graduate and professional programs, find out about open jobs, and explore their intended career fields. This is a one-day event in the spring, lasting from 11:00 am - ...