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LAEDA Attends the Camden CMO Resource Fair

Posted on 10/31/2018 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Voorhees, NJ – On October 9, 2018, LAEDA had a great opportunity to participate in the Camden CMO Resource Fair at the Voorhees Town Center. We were able to learn about different organizations that provide services to the community in the South Jersey region while also providing information to people who either need help with their businesses or who want to open a business and don’t know where to begin this process.

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Business Bite with Annabel Soto, Office Administrator: Tips to Get Organized

Posted on 10/31/2018 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

This month, our Office Administrator, Annabel Soto talks about 5 Tips to Get Organized at work.

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LAEDA Celebrates Its Graduates with Annual Ceremony at the Kroc Center

Posted on 10/31/2018 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

A favorite tradition among staff, every October LAEDA takes the time to acknowledge its community of entrepreneurs and small business owners with an annual graduation ceremony for its cornerstone nine-week trainings, the Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP) and the Women’s Business Academy. Held on October 25 at Camden’s Salvation Army Kroc Center, the event featured 24 newly-minted graduates from the Spring 2018, Winter 2018, and Fall 2017 cohorts.

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The Essentials of Valuable Networking and Relationship Building

Posted on 10/24/2018 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Bordentown, NJ – On October 18, LAEDA hosted an event called, “Take the !?!? Out of Networking,” which was presented by our alumnus, Christopher Hampton, a motivational speaker and owner of Champ I AM. Christopher shared his expertise, experiences, and knowledge about entrepreneurship and the world of networking. Entrepreneurs gathered to learn how to make connections, build trust, and make strong relationships that last naturally and mutually.

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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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