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LSBDC to hold seminar on starting, financing a small business

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
by: Tonya Lowentritt

HAMMOND – The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern Louisiana University is hosting a seminar titled "Starting and Financing Your Business Idea."

The free seminar will take place in Slidell on Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to noon at the East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce, 118 West Hall Avenue.

"This workshop is highly recommended for all individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea and those planning to start or who have recently started a small business. It would also be helpful for those who are seeking a small business loan or wanting to learn more about business planning," said Sandy Summers, assistant director of the Small Business Development Center.

Topics to be covered include writing a business plan, sources of funds for start-up and expansion, small business resources, and required licenses.

Although there is no cost to attend, seating is only guaranteed for pre-registered attendees. To register or for more information, email lsbdc.slu@lsbdc.org, or call (985) 549-3831.

 


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