LSBDC to hold seminar in Slidell on starting, financing a business
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
by: Tonya Lowentritt
HAMMOND – The Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southeastern
Louisiana University will hold a free seminar in Slidell May 22 designed to help individuals
interested in starting a business.
Co-sponsored with the East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce and Northshore SCORE, the seminar titled “Starting and Financing Your Business Idea” will take place from 9 a.m. to noon, at the East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce, located at 1808 Front St.
“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, seating is only guaranteed for pre-registered attendees. To register or for more information, call (985) 549-3831. Online registration is also available at www.lsbdc.org.