Join Ascension Parish Library on Wednesday, June 16 at 1:00pm on Zoom for this virtual small business seminar designed for individuals who want to learn what it takes to start and run a successful small business. Presenter Sonia E. Wilson, business consultant with Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University and A&M College—Baton Rouge, will focus on helping participants learn how to determine the feasibility of their idea, as well as how to obtain a small business loan.
Topics of discussion include: the purpose of developing a feasible business plan; assessing business risks; marketing strategy development; management planning; financial planning; identifying sources of funds for business start-up; the do’s and don’ts of borrowing money; the loan application process; and key resources available to get assistance. Registration is required. An email address is required to register. To register for this seminar, visit our APL Business Resource Center at aplbusinessresource.com or call (225) 647-3955.