Louisiana Veterans Business Outreach Center, Inc. is hosting the Veterans Entrepreneur Workshop: How To Prepare A Loan Package. This workshop will take place at the North Regional Library on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This event will inform Veterans on how to start a business,... more »
The Lafayette Parish School Board is holding a health care workshop.
They're discussing changing insurance providers, meaning possible changes in benefits.
The talk of change isn't sitting well with some insurance users in the school system. They say the board is moving too fast and a new provider... more »
HAMMOND, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern Louisiana University is offering a seminar for tax preparers, certified public accountants and others engaged in payroll tax documentation. The seminar is scheduled Friday from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the University Center. Cost to attend is $20. The... more »
Acadiana Wordlab is a new literary drafting workshop forthcoming Cité des Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana. It's free and open to the public (though we ask that you donate a few bucks to the presenter), uncensored, and casually structured. It will begin on October 6th, with Jessica Bordelon of Revolution Theory... more »
VIDALIA, La. (AP) - The LSU AgCenter and Mississippi State University Extension Service will hold a workshop in Vidalia for landowners interested in starting or expanding an outdoor recreational business. Topics include revenue potential from different businesses, business plan development and legal considerations. Dora Hatch, the AgCenter's agritourism coordinator. says... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Two workshops on animation and special effects are being offered at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. Presenter will be Al Bohl, a Bossier city native who has several animated entertainment programs in development. Bohl's first workshop on drawing for animation is set for Oct. 22 and will introduce... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The state Department of Environmental Quality will hold an underground storage tank training class Oct. 13 at Louisiana Technical College Acadian Campus in Crowley. The class is designed for owners or operators of underground storage tanks, such as gas stations, and focuses on leak detection,... more »