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Economic Development, General Information, Lectures & Seminars, Media Advisory

LBTC Mobile Classroom to Visit Walker

07/31/2012 03:23 PM

BATON ROUGE – Representatives from LSU’s Louisiana Business & Technology Center and its partner organizations will be presenting free seminars focused on small business financing, marketing, customer service, operating in a recession and e-commerce Aug. 7-8 at Stine Home & Yard in Walker.


Interested individuals may attend all seminars or just the ones they wish. Below is a listing of the Mobile Classroom’s offerings at this stop.


Tuesday, Aug. 7
9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: Starting & Financing Your Business
10:45 a.m.-noon: Marketing 101
1:00 p.m.-1:45 p.m.: Working with Your Bank to Get a Loan
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: Expanding Your Business to International Markets


Wednesday, Aug. 8
9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m.: Customer Service
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.: How to Effectively use Facebook for Your Small Business
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Growing Your Business Online


Seating is limited for these seminars and pre-registration is required. To register online, visit For more information, email or call 225-578-3986.


The Louisiana Business & Technology Center, an integral part of LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business’ Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, endeavors to enhance economic development in Louisiana through the support of existing small businesses and the development of new businesses. Established in 1988, the LBTC’s highly successful business incubator program has been honored as the National Business Incubator Association’s Incubator of the Year. For more information, visit or call 225-578-7555.

E. J. Ourso College of Business