Business Life Cycle


Business Life Cycle presented by LEDA is an education series designed to guide entrepreneurs and micro business owners through different phases of the business cycle. In this program, you will learn about concepts, exercises, tools, and resources to grow your business. If you’re an entrepreneur looking to transform an idea to a reality or if you’re business owner/operator looking to enhance your business or boost sales—this four-part series is for you.

Attendance at all four sessions is encouraged, but not required. Register for each session you want to attend. Lunch will be provided at each session.

Check in/Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to noon | Program: noon to 1:30 p.m.

Registration via Eventbrite

Wednesday, April 3 | Creating Your Foundation: Business Plans

Presenters: Corey Jack (Jack & Associates), Destin Ortego (Opportunity Machine), Brittany Deal (LEDA)

Wednesday, April 10 | Growing Your Audience: Bullseye Marketing

Presenters: Theresa Goldkamp (Opportunity Machine), Tom Cox ( )

Wednesday, April 17 | Developing Your Goals: Strategic Planning for Business

Presenters: Dr. Patricia Lanier (UL Lafayette)

Wednesday, April 24 | Financing Your Future: Funding, Capital & Loans

Presenters: Brandy Ledet (Louisiana Economic Development), Lauren Titus (Small Business Development Center), Kristen Trahan (Chase), Eddie A Buttross (First Horizon)