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Spotlight: Women's History Month In Review

Posted on 3/28/2022 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

In the month of March during Women's History Month, LAEDA interviewed some motivating and inspirational women. We reached out to four of our female-owned businesses: (1) Kededra Holmes, owner of Lovely Hen LLC - We have everything you need to get started raising your pet chickens! Soon you will be the proud owner of an outstanding flock of Lovely Hens laying fresh eggs daily, (2) April Ward, Co-owner at Fruition Life Media- Our mission is to help bring closure and healing to those that are experiencing the unfortunate loss of a loved one by connecting families and friends through virtual memorial services streamed live or recorded to premiere all over the world and Co-owner at Creative Content OnDemand- We specialize in video production, digital photography, public relations, and social management. (3) Susan Adams, Owner of Susans Daycare- It is a gentle, loving, and experienced childcare. We are First Aid trained as well as a CPR and State certified business. We offer a smoke-free and pet-free environment with daily learning activities; as well as an outdoor play area. The Food program is available. We also accept vouchers from the NJ child care subsidy program. (4) Marcela Tapiero, Owner of Your DreamWall LLC- Your DreamWall offers vision board workshops to nonprofits, corporate teams, youth and adults both in-person and online, and provides custom-made Dreamboard kits and Dreamcards.

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A Moment with our EDTP Graduate- Brittani Guy

Posted on 3/16/2022 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Brittani Guy is the owner and operator of BCA Digital. Brittani Guy is a graduate of LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP). We had a chance to sit down with her to ask about her experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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Turning Your Hobby Into a Business: Product & Development and Power of Marketing

Posted on 3/14/2022 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- Through Zoom, LAEDA held an event called Turning Your Hobby Into a Business where graduates from LAEDA’s nine-week Entrepreneurial Development Training Program and Women's Business Academy came together along with other participants to not only network and share their business experiences, but also to learn about Product/Service Development and the Production Process. LAEDA’s Turning Your Hobby Into a Business series consists of 6 seminars to gain the most benefit and to help entrepreneurs and or small business owners navigate the swerves and curves of the journey and transitioning from designing & creating for friends and family to producing for customers beyond their inner circle.

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