Taking The Leap: Week 2

Wed 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

Starting a business without any guidance can be daunting. Why leap without having the tools to soar? Have an idea for a product or service, but don't know where to start? Here is your first step! Taking the Leap is an interactive 4-week cohort-based class. Each class is 2 hours long. The overall theme of the curriculum is self-empowerment and accountability of each individual. The participants have activities that help them to determine their business model with the objective of forming viable businesses within the 4 week timeframe. Often, in addition to homework activities, classroom activities are supplemented by one-on-one SBDC counseling to address individual learning needs. **What you'll learn:** * identifying potential markets * learn your customers needs * create a business plan * understand business finances * market your products and services --- The webinar schedule is as follows: Week 1 - The Voice of Your Customer Week 2 - A Plan for Success Week 3 - Cash is King Week 4 - Pitch Night!

Speaker(s): Heidi Melancon, LSBDC at UL Lafayette Director Lauren Titus, LSBDC at UL Lafayette Business Consultant

There is NO CHARGE for this event. Registration is required. After you register on our website, please also make sure you register yourself on Zoom. You will land on the Zoom registration page after registering for this webinar. The Zoom link will be sent out again two hours before the event.

Fee: No Cost