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Men in Business Lunch & Learn

Topic: Business Basics  Online Topic: Business Basics Within the last almost year of difficult times, Louisiana Small Business Development Centers has a clear understanding of the difficult times it has been trying to start a business and even maintaining an existing business. There has even been several factors to detour you from...

Women in Business Lunch & Learn

Topic: Networking Within the last almost year of difficult times, Louisiana Small Business Development Centers has a clear understanding of the difficult times it has been trying to start a business and even maintaining an existing business. There has even been several factors to detour you from being a potential,...

How to Get SBA Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certified

Topic: eCommerce Join us for SBA Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certification Virtual Conference as you will hear from Small Business Administration regarding the certification processes, procurement opportunities, funding opportunities, technical assistance providers, small businesses and a panel discussion addressing “Lessons Learned Through the Pandemic and from Other Disasters.” The federal...

How to Win at Social Media (Even with no Budget!)

Topic: Marketing and Sales Are you marketing a business on social media? Do you have a tight budget? If you answered yes, then you need to join Melissa Forziat for the Holiday Marketing Workshop Series! Learn how to build a powerful online presence and community for your business. We'll cover organic methods of...

Budgeting Systems

Topic: Customer Relations This workshop is designed to help the minority-owned small business entrepreneurs understand the importance of business systems and their alignment to resources. Objectives -Use a budget to make optimal financial business decisions -Build a balance sheet using your existing business resources Speaker(s): Dr. Mario Wallace, Founder of All Things Strategic Dr. Mario...

Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs (SEBD Certified Only)

Topic: Marketing and Sales **You MUST be SEBD Certified to register for this series. Please call our office 337-482-6312 for more information about this FREE certification** The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Small Business Development Center is now introducing the Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs Series! This is a series of four...

South Central Planning Commission (SCPC) & What they Offer

Topic: Financing and Capital Topic: Financing and Capital The year 2020 was a very difficult year and it has taken a toll on Louisiana Small Businesses. From COVID-19 to Hurricanes and Tropical Storms, all of these disasters played their part in bringing stress and strain to existing and potential Small Businesses. The Mission...

How to Win at Social Media (Even with no Budget!)

Topic: Marketing and Sales Are you marketing a business on social media? Do you have a tight budget? If you answered yes, then you need to join Melissa Forziat for the Holiday Marketing Workshop Series! Learn how to build a powerful online presence and community for your business. We'll cover organic methods of...

Boosting Holiday Sales with Partnership Marketing

Topic: Marketing and Sales Topic: Marketing and Sales Are you looking for ways to market your business without hurting the bank? If you answered yes, then you need to join Melissa Forziat for the Holiday Marketing Workshop Series! Small businesses can exponentially increase their marketing power without exponentially increasing their marketing budget. Learn how...

SEBD Certification for Small Business

Topic: Managing a Business VIRTUAL WORKSHOP VIA ZOOM The Small and Emerging Business Development (SEBD) Roundtables provide business owners with the opportunity to improve leadership skills, sharpen decision-making abilities and build lasting relationships through peer-to-peer learning. SEBD Roundtables bring together 15-18 small and emerging business owners from SEBD certified businesses for...