Category Archives: Business News

Free 10-week workshop at CLTCC

CLTCC

[ September 12, 2013; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Alexandria, La. – There’s more than just cool weather on the way for CENLA this fall. The Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC), together with the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) is excited to launch a new, free workshop across six of CLTCC’s campuses.

Beginning this September, Lean Launchpad – a 10-session business workshop based [...]

Resume-Writing Seminar Today

Jobs

Few job-hunting skills can be as daunting as writing a resume.  During a workforce preparedness seminar today, tips were provided on how to make yourself look good on paper and what to do in an interview.

The seminar is sponsored by the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/27/13

Effective Marketing for Entrepreneurs, Part III

Branding-Training-Opportunity

[ July 10, 2013; 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. July 11, 2013; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]

LSBDC Will Offer Marketing Workshop

LSBDC

[ June 20, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Louisiana Small Business Development Center will host a workshop to explain the basics of marketing from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 20 on the campus of Northwestern State University. The workshop will address the steps needed to create a marketing plan, effective sales tactics and how to become the business of choice.

The workshop will take [...]

Healthcare Reform Seminar

ChamberHealthcare

[ June 18, 2013; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]

Cenla Chamber Ribbon Cutting

ribboncutting

[ June 18, 2013; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, June 18th at 4pm
CrossFit Southbank
1503 Wimbledon Drive, Alexandria

Healthcare Reform Seminar

[ June 4, 2013; 10:00 am; ]  

Join us TUESDAY, June 4th at 10:00am for a seminar at the Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce to learn about how the Healthcare Reform will affect Large Businesses and Employees

Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce

1118 Third Street

Alexandria, LA

April 23, 2013

10:00am-11:30am

The Future of Huey Long Hospital

The future of Huey Long Hospital, the public facility for the uninsured in our area, is now a deal in the making. The state plans to shut down the facility in Pineville.
It’s the oldest of its kind in the state. They plan to move operations to the former England Air Base Hospital at the [...]

LSUA Announces Largest Individual Gift for an Endowed Scholarship

Vernon Check presentation

The LSU Alexandria Foundation announced today the receipt of its largest individual gift for the establishment of an endowed scholarship. The announcement was made at the Foundation’s quarterly board meeting.
Arnold Aubert Vernon, a resident of Oceanside, Calif., made a gift of more than $300,000 to LSUA with the intent of establishing the Arnold Aubert Vernon [...]

Universities Closer to setting their own Tuition Rates

Tuition

State colleges and universities are closer to setting their own tuition-rates, without having to go to the legislature.
WBRZ’s Adrian Pittman gets answers, on how the bill might give universities and colleges stability during tough economic times, but some lawmakers say this isn’t the way to go.
For five years, funding for higher education in Louisiana has [...]