Around Louisiana: Week of October 16, 2017
10/16/2017 10:32:01 AM



  • What’s happening:
    • Friday, 10/20: "How to Overturn Your Turnover” hosted by business consultant Lauren Fusilier, MBA. Learn how to invest in your team and the costs of not doing so. 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the LITE Center.

Baton Rouge

Central Louisiana

  • What’s happening:
    • Thursday, 10/19: "Buying and Selling Small Businesses” seminar hosted by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC). 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM at the LSBDC Northwest & Central Region’s office.

Greater New Orleans:

  • What’s happening:
    • Tuesday, 10/17: "Meet the Lender with LSBDC 2017” event hosted by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC). Come meet more than 10 lenders and learn what they look for in the financing process. 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM at Xavier University.
    • Thursday, 10/19: "October Biz Night – NANO LLC” networking event hosted by Biz New Orleans Magazine. Network with other businesses at this event benefiting Habitat for Humanity. 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM at NANO Architecture & Interior’s Metairie office.
  • What we’re reading:
    • "Short-term Rentals: What You Should Know.” (Biz New Orleans Magazine, October 2017). An explanation of the rules governing short-term rentals, including Airbnbs, in New Orleans.
    • World Trade Center to host International Trade Week (World Trade Center, 2017). The week of October 30 – November 2, will amplify the voice of the trade community through unique programming and recognition of our community champions who promote international trade and economic development opportunities within Louisiana.

You can always find business and industry events happening throughout the state at LCIA’s "Around Louisiana” calendar. If you have recommendations of news and events to include in the weekly "Around Louisiana” blog post, please contact Nicholas Peddle at

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