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Paycheck Protection Program Updates: SBA Extends Application Deadline, PPP Flexibility Act Passed

Posted on 7/21/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

Early last month, the SBA extended the application deadline for the Paycheck Protection Program, giving small business owners the ability to apply for PPP funding until the August 8, 2020 deadline.

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LAEDA After the Curve Series - Session 1: Roundtable Discussion: Coping, Innovating and Succeeding.

Posted on 7/21/2020 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- On July 15, 2020, small business owners who wanted to learn strategies to relaunch and thrive in the post COVID economy came together virtually for the first session of the LAEDA WBC After the Curve series. This session titled "Roundtable Discussion: Coping – Innovating – Succeeding" allowed small business owners to discuss the ups and downs they have experienced during the pandemic.

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A Moment with our EDTP Graduate - Marlene Roberts

Posted on 7/20/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

Marlene Roberts is the owner of MARkD Beauty and Wellness, which is dedicated to providing professional as well as quality hair care services and products. She is also a graduate of LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program. We had a chance to sit down with Marlene Roberts to ask about her experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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Business Byte: The Five C's of Credit

Posted on 7/20/2020 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

In this month’s Business Byte, LAEDA Office Administrator Annabel Soto, talks about the 5 C's of Credit and how important it is for all consumers to know. The five Cs of credit is a system used by lenders to gauge the creditworthiness of potential borrowers who want to access funding. Do you know all five???

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LAEDA Wraps Up Virtual Summer Quick Start Series

Posted on 7/16/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- Amidst these trying times, aspiring entrepreneurs from South Jersey complete 5-part webinar series to aid in launching their businesses. LAEDA hosted the virtual version of the Summer Quick Start Series to individuals from a wide range of industry backgrounds. The program began on June 9th and concluded on July 7th. The 5-part series included Business Fundamentals, Credit Management, Business Planning, and Marketing.

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