check the LED site for federal/state incentives and tax credits for small business.
Added by Sean Simone on September 27, 2009 at 5:08am —
Very interesting article from Kauffman Foundation:
Added by Sean Simone on September 24, 2009 at 12:21am —
Thanks to everyone that attended the 2nd SENSE meeting, and allowing me time to present my business, Classes on Demand. The link below is to a very brief (10 question) survey that will help us out greatly in gather more feedback; please take a moment to fill it out.
Added by Michael Angle on September 17, 2009 at 10:48am —
For almost ten years of my life I drove all over the country riding in the Professional Rodeo circuit. I won many championships and met some of the nations best riders who are truely hard working, talented athletes. Along the way we became family and still are to this day. We had to market ourselves to people everyday, shaking hands, kissing babies, and signing autographs. It was the best feeling in the world to have a five year old kid come up and ask you to sign their hat and walk off with a… Continue
Added by Josh "Smitty" Smith on September 13, 2009 at 7:55pm —
Very excited.... Missed the last meeting because of work. I can also provide a projector if needed.
Added by Brandon Orr on September 10, 2009 at 1:12pm —
I can provide a projector and a pull down screen for the presentations at the next meeting. If it has already been taken care of or we plan on using a room equipped with a projector and screen, just let me know.
Added by Michael Angle on September 8, 2009 at 2:27pm —
BASCOM HUNTER and the LOUISIANA TECHNOLOGY PARK are offering a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) intensive training on September 10, 2009.
The class is focused on providing entrepreneurs and small businesses the tools needed to write successful SBIR grants.
The SBIR program awards more than $2.2 billion annually to small businesses with innovative ideas. In addition, the State of Louisiana provides a matching 40% marketable tax credit for Louisiana SBIR award… Continue
Added by Sean Simone on September 7, 2009 at 2:45am —
The Launch was a great success as we had over 30 student and professional entrepreneurs in attendance from a wide array of industries. Industries represented include: tech startups, sales/marketing, financial services, construction, venture capital, private equity, small business incubators, social media, e-learning, petrochemical and more.
It was an overwhelming consensus that we need to unite as entrepreneurs and support our student entrepreneurs that have startup ideas/businesses.… Continue
Added by Sean Simone on September 3, 2009 at 12:00am —
Michael mentioned the LBTC a lot last night. Thanks, Michael!
For those of you who don’t know us, you can check out our website at http://bus.lsu.edu/lbtc/.
We offer free, confidential business advice to any business owner or entrepreneur in the greater Baton Rouge area who registers for our services. You can register by copying and pasting this link to your browser: https://www.lsbdc.org/register.aspx?center=18002&subcenter=0
Added by Jennifer Fowler on September 2, 2009 at 1:36pm —
Thank you all for letting me facilitate tonights meeting. Add your thoughts. I'll be back soon.
Added by Michael Trufant on September 1, 2009 at 10:48pm —