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09/23/2020 @ 9:00 am

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Webinar

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Webinar

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Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

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Topic: Marketing and Sales Speaker(s): Tonia Askins, SCORE Co-Sponsor(s): SCORE Register: https://www2.lsbdc.org/workshop Fee: No Cost

Event Date

09/28/2020 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

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Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

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Topic: Financing and Capital Speaker(s): Mel Robertson Register: https://www2.lsbdc.org/workshop Fee: No Cost

Event Date

09/29/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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When we don't feel rested and energized it directly impacts our life and our business. If you want to ramp up your impact today, it starts by getting sleep. The World Health Organization has declared sleep loss as an epidemic across all industrialized nations with staggering statistics. Join this life-altering presentation with Success Coach and Speaker Holly Jean Jackson, and walk away with...

Event Date

10/08/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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How well you communicate information about your products and services can make or break your potential sales with customers. In today’s noisy world of information overload and short attention spans, infographics are a quick and easy way to explain the details about your products and services engagingly. This webinar, presented by product expert Dinah Ramirez with Easel.ly, will provide you wit...

Event Date

10/15/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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This year’s economic crisis has resulted in rapid changes to small business lending. It's more important than ever to identify the crucial factors lenders are evaluating now, and steps you can take to position your business for financing in the coming months and years. Nav's Education Director Gerri Detweiler helped individuals and small business owners navigate the 2008 financial crisis and is...

Event Date

10/19/2020 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

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Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

Topic: Financing and Capital Speaker(s): Mel Robertson Fee: No Cost Register: https://www2.lsbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=7400356

Event Date

10/21/2020 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

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

Description   

Topic: Business Plan 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 bus...

Event Date

10/28/2020 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

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

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Topic: Managing a Business 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. Benefit...

Event Date

11/04/2020 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

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The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University will host the 7th Annual Bootstraps to Briefcases Veterans Conference in Baton Rouge, LA. This conference is for existing businesses and those individuals who are interested in starting a business. Every year, the federal government awards over $500 billion in contracts and a signifi...

Event Date

11/11/2020 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

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

10/22/2020 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Other

Location

Chamber Building 3439 Groom Road, Baker, LA 70714

Organizer

Baker Area Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

Chamber Awards Banquet

Event Date

12/04/2020 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Chamber Building 3439 Groom Road, Baker, LA 70714

Organizer

Baker Area Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

Chamber Christmas Open House

Event Date

10/01/2020 @ 7:30 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

Louisiana Association of Business & Industry (LABI)
 

Description   

As with our new virtual CLE series, LABI has also decided to conduct this year's Workers' Compensation Seminar via a Zoom format. It is clear that COVID-19 issues continue to concern and create challenges for most of us, and with so many factors related to the pandemic not yet understood, a Zoominar of the presentations offered us the best way forward while maintaining your health, safety and comf...

Event Date

09/25/2020 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

Urban League of Greater New Orleans (ULGNO)
 

Description   

The Urban League of Louisiana is proud to announce the virtual activation of its 2020 Women in Business Challenge: Scale Up! sponsored by Iberia Bank and AARP Louisiana. The WIB Challenge provides female entrepreneurs with the education, tools, and resources needed to scale their businesses towards profitability and sustainability. During the event, program finalists will pitch their “Scale Up! Pl...

Event Date

09/23/2020 @ 1:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

Meltwater
 

Description   

Summary No matter how big or small your goals are, creating a community on social media is an essential part of any modern marketing strategy. As people are spending more and more time online, especially on mobile, there is an even greater opportunity for brands to engage customers in two-way communication. As a follow up to our strategy-based community management webinar, this masterclass delv...

Event Date

09/22/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

The U.S. Small Business Administration will host a free, 3-Day Virtual Conference during National Small Business Week. The conference will take place Tuesday, September 22 – Thursday, September 24. Registration is FREE. This event will include educational presentations and panel discussions that help both new and existing businesses to recover, adapt and innovate in this challenging time. ...

Event Date

09/30/2020 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

webinar

Organizer

Louisiana Technology Park
 

Description   

Tech Park Academy: From Eyeballs to Equipment How to Create Effective DIY Videos for Your Company We're rebooting Tech Park Acedemy with a virtual spin! During this session you will learn: -How to format videos for your website and social media platforms -Best equipment and software needed for production -How to drive reach and customer engagement Tech Park Academy: Tech Park Academy i...

Event Date

09/22/2020 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

NexusLA
 

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A new virtual event series from NexusLA focused on creating equity in entrepreneurship. Resolve is a virtual event series created to provide a platform and open dialogue discussion space for the local Baton Rouge and South Louisiana community to create Equity in Entrepreneurship. This event will also allow opportunities for entrepreneurs to learn from each other and network with experienced Blac...

Event Date

09/22/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

Do you need technology that helps you adapt to our new online world and meet demand after disruption strikes? Are you trying to digitize your business quickly but don't know where to start? Taylor Short and Sam Bonanno from Software Advice will walk you through easy and stress-free ways to help you find the right software to get your business online fast. They’ll answer 3 critical questions you...

Event Date

10/14/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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80% of rural small business owners believe the quality of life and cost of living are much better in rural areas, BUT they cite challenges. Join this LIVE Q&A session where the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC), USDA and SCORE will dedicate the full hour to answering your questions on the top challenges rural startups face and the most effective resources and programming to help your bus...

Event Date

10/20/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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90% of people claim that positive reviews influence their purchasing decisions. Do you know how your business appears online? Join Deluxe product experts, Joann Do and Cortney Vargas, as they outline actionable strategies to increase sales and influence customers by increasing online reviews. In this webinar, you’ll learn: Where customers might be reviewing your business and how to mo...

Event Date

10/22/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

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E-commerce has escalated during the COVID-19 crisis. With this growth comes challenges for both shippers and buyers. Join this session where Kym Kyker of FedEx will review some ideas of how to navigate through peak season and look at ways to improve the experience for merchants and consumers. You'll learn about: Earlier deals to drive sales before Thanksgiving holiday Utilizing ...

Event Date

10/29/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

Hispanic-owned businesses are the fastest-growing entrepreneurs in the United States, and according to a study from Stanford University, they contributed approximately $500 billion in annual sales to our nation’s economy. Although they are becoming an economic force, the lack of access to capital continues to be one of the major factors blocking the progress and growth of Hispanic business ow...

Event Date

11/17/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

Webinar

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

Google Analytics is a fantastic tool. Best part is, it's free to use for everyone! No matter if you have a 2-page website or a massive e-commerce website, you can use Google Analytics to understand how your customers are using your website and where you can improve their experience. During this webinar, expert in business data analytics Mo Hossain will walk you through the steps of how to set u...

Event Date

11/03/2020 @ 12:00 pm

Type of Event

Webinar

Location

WEBINAR

Organizer

SCORE
 

Description   

In the final quarter of this most unusual and challenging year, there is still time to take actions that can favorably impact your bottom line and your tax bill for 2020. These measures relate to your employees, your customers, your equipment, and your operations and reflect big changes made by the SECURE Act, the CARES Act, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and other legislation (in...