LSBDC to hold seminar in Denham Springs on starting, financing a business


Wednesday, March 7, 2018 
by: Tonya Lowentritt 

     HAMMOND – The Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southeastern Louisiana University will hold a free seminar in Denham Springs March 23 designed to help individuals interested in starting a business.
     Co-sponsored with the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce, the seminar titled “Starting and Financing Your Business Idea” will take place from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce, located at 248 Veterans in Denham Springs.
     “This workshop is highly recommended for all individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business ideas and for those planning to start or who have recently started a small business. It would also be helpful for anyone 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, pre-registration is required due to limited seating. To register or for more information, call (985) 549-3831. Online registration is also available at

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