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.

Wednesdays |11:30 a.m. to noon | Program: noon to 1:30 p.m.

LEDA | 211 E Devalcourt St, Lafayette, LA

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

Wednesday, October 25

Creating Your Foundation: Business Plans  | Corey Jack (Jack & Associates) and Destin Ortego (Opportunity Machine)

Wednesday, November 1

Growing Your Audience: Bullseye Marketing  | Theresa Goldkamp (Opportunity Machine) and Tom Cox (

Wednesday, November 8

Developing Your Goals: Strategic Planning for Business | Dr. Patricia Lanier (UL Lafayette)

Wednesday, November 15

Financing Your Future: Funding, Capital & Loans | Jacoty Potier (CLB The Community Bank), Brandy Ledet (LED), Lauren Titus (SBDC) and Brian Oatsvall (Hancock Whitney Bank)