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A Moment with our EDTP Graduate - Unique Lewis

Posted on 9/30/2020 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Unique Lewis is the owner of Prolific Beauty, which is dedicated to providing all natural, plant based skincare products. She is also a graduate of LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program. We had a chance to sit down with Unique Lewis to ask about her experience with entrepreneurship and LAEDA's training program.

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Women Owned Small Business Certification

Posted on 9/30/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

In this month’s Business Byte Jamila Powell, WBC Program Manager, offers suggestions on how to determine if government contracting is right for you. She also discusses Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certifications and recent changes that have been made to the application process. If you can answer yes to all the questions Ms. Powell presents, then contracting with the federal government may be for you!

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LAEDA Women's Business Center (WBC) Presents: Creating and Managing a Virtual Team

Posted on 9/28/2020 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- On Thursday September 24, 2020, the LAEDA WBC hosted another one of its workshops focused on assisting entrepreneurs during the COVID-19 pandemic. The workshop, led by Fonda Wynn, Owner/Lead Consultant of Wynn Development Consultants, covered best practices and resources for creating and managing a virtual team. These included creating a team that works remotely, finding the right people for your team, and making sure your team is productive, engaged and well taken care of.

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QuickBooks

Posted on 9/25/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

On the evening of September 10th, Mr. Keith Whelan, Training Coordinator of UCEDC, taught QuickBooks basics to a virtual audience of 46 students representing businesses from both North and South Jersey.

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LAEDA’s Alumni Networking Event: Addressing Your Financial, Mental, and Legal Well-Being

Posted on 9/25/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ- On Thursday September 17, 2020, our LAEDA’s Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP) and Women’s Business Academy Alumni got together for our Alumni Networking Event: Addressing Your Financial, Mental, and Legal Well-Being. In this networking event, our Alumni heard from speakers on best practices and resources for taking care of your business and yourself as a business owner, especially during these trying times.

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Tools for Your Business' Digital Marketing Strategy

Posted on 9/25/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

On the evening of September 23rd, Mr. Jason Springer, Founder and CEO of JRS Strategies marketing firm taught new and seasoned business owners the importance of having a Digital Marketing Strategy for their business. With just under 20 years of experience, Mr. Springer generously shared his knowledge of Digital Marketing tools and best practices garnered from working with small and large companies, non-profits, governments, and politicians.

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Welcoming LAEDA’s 88th Session of the Entrepreneurial Development & Training Program (EDTP)

Posted on 9/25/2020 by Ray Lamboy in LAEDA News

On Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 LAEDA welcomed the 88th Session of the Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP) virtually through video conferencing. This marks the second virtual EDTP session since the COVID-19 pandemic. LAEDA welcomed fourteen new students from a pool of over one hundred applicants to this virtual business training program.

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