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LAEDA Attends the Camden Works Summit on Jobs & Career Training

Posted on 9/27/2018 by EDTP Coordinator

Camden, NJ- On September 19, 2018, Rowan University hosted the Camden Works Summit on Jobs & Career Training. This event was a part of the Camden Working initiative organized by City Hall and Congressman Donald Norcross to provide Camden City residents with firsthand information about education, programs, health and labor market opportunities in the city.

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LAEDA Instructs on the Importance of Social Media Presence for Business

Posted on 9/26/2018 by EDTP Coordinator

Sewell, NJ -- It is not just college students using the computer lab classrooms at Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC). On September 4, LAEDA hosted a workshop for small business owners on the topic of Facebook Basics for Business.

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Business Bite- Free Tool for Business Planning and Learning

Posted on 9/26/2018 by EDTP Coordinator

While away on assignment, WBC staff was able to interview the provider of an online business plan builder.

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A Moment with our EDTP Graduate- Meet Rashaun Scudder

Posted on 9/16/2018 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Rashaun Scudder is the owner and operator of On the Marc Catering and a graduate of LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program. We had a chance to sit down with him to ask about his experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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The Successful Ingredients Needed to Start or Grow a Small Business

Posted on 9/16/2018 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- On September 11, 2018, Jamila Powell, Program Manager- Entrepreneurial Development Training Program, shared her knowledge and experiences with local entrepreneurs on how to start and organize a business, the importance of a business plan, how to secure a business loan, and much more.

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Business Bite- Alejandro Cruz Shares the Utility of Excel Analytics

Posted on 8/30/2018 by Ray Lamboy

This month, Assistant Program Manager, Alejandro Cruz, talks about some more advanced Excel usage.

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Team Building with A String Thing

Posted on 8/29/2018 by Ray Lamboy

Knitting and crochet aren’t just rocking-chair hobbies for the retired, so when EDTP graduates Stevie and Rachel Franklin, also known as A String Thing, started packaging their lessons for professional development and staff team-building, LAEDA jumped at the chance to see what it was all about.

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Collaboration is key – always! Burlington County for the win

Posted on 8/28/2018 by Ray Lamboy

August 10, 2018- Whether it’s conducting business-to-business sales or seeking out a complementary product that would pair just perfectly with yours – think wine and cheese – we at LAEDA consider collaboration to be a skill integral to the livelihood of any business. Networking and creating word-of-mouth marketing mechanisms is critical regardless of the product or service provided by a company. The team at LAEDA, of course, practices what it teaches, so when our friends at the Burlington County Library System (BLCS for short) told us about a small business networking and workshop series they host on Friday mornings, we jumped at the chance to connect with their community and make sure they knew about all the great (and free!) programs and services we provide.

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LAEDA at Norcross Constituent Service Fair

Posted on 8/28/2018 by Ray Lamboy

With over 130 vendors and over 1000 attendees, LAEDA was able to provide insightful information about the different services and business training offering in Camden and surrounding counties. The fair was a great opportunity to hear about people business experiences, ideas and business concepts they are pursuing in different levels from concept to execution of their business.

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LAEDA C.E.O. Speaks to Comcast Newsmakers about Business Counseling

Posted on 8/22/2018 by Ray Lamboy

This August, LAEDA president and C.E.O., Ray Lamoy, spoke to Jill Horner of Comcast Newsmakers about the importance of business counseling at every stage of a business's development.

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