Webinars

October 20, 2021

1:00 PM

Starting and Financing a Small Business

Do you have a new business idea or want to learn more about starting a small business? Join the Ascension Parish Library for this virtual small business presentation designed for individuals who want to learn what it takes to start and run a successful small business.

 

Presenter Sonia Wilson, business consultant with Louisiana Small Business Development Center, will focus on helping participants learn how to determine the feasibility of their idea as well as how to obtain a small business loan. Topics of discussion include: the purpose of developing a feasible business plan; assessing business risks; marketing strategy development; management planning; financial planning; identifying sources of funds for business start-up; the do’s and don'ts of borrowing money; the loan application process; and the key resources available to get assistance.  

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Sonia Wilson

Business Consultant

November 17, 2021

1:00 PM

Starting and Financing a Small Business

Do you have a new business idea or want to learn more about starting a small business? Join the Ascension Parish Library for this virtual small business presentation designed for individuals who want to learn what it takes to start and run a successful small business.

 

Presenter Sonia Wilson, business consultant with Louisiana Small Business Development Center, will focus on helping participants learn how to determine the feasibility of their idea as well as how to obtain a small business loan. Topics of discussion include: the purpose of developing a feasible business plan; assessing business risks; marketing strategy development; management planning; financial planning; identifying sources of funds for business start-up; the do’s and don'ts of borrowing money; the loan application process; and the key resources available to get assistance.  

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Sonia Wilson

Business Consultant

October 26, 2021

10:00 AM

Digital Skills for Everyday Tasks

Learn how to manage work and life tasks more effectively using Google tools. Whether you want to build a budget, create a meeting agenda, or organize your priorities, these best practices will boost your productivity. 

 

In this Grow with Google virtual workshop led by a Google-supported trainer, you will learn how to use templates in Google Sheets to build a personalized to-do list and Google Docs to create a meeting agenda.

Digital Skills for Everyday Task is brought to you by Ascension Parish Library and co-sponsored by a Libraries Lead with Digital Skills grant through the Grow with Google Partner Program and the Public Library Association. Ascension Parish Library recently reached Silver partner status with the Grow with Google Partner Program.

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Dave Delaney

Google-supported Trainer

December 2, 2021

12:00 PM

Use YouTube to Grow Your Business

Get best practices for creating a YouTube Channel and compelling video content that promotes your products and services and drives engagement with your brand.

 

In this Grow with Google virtual workshop led by a Google-supported trainer, topics of discussion include creating a YouTube channel, understanding different video formats and how to target and measure results. 

Use YouTube to Grow Your Business is brought to you by Ascension Parish Library and co-sponsored by a Libraries Lead with Digital Skills grant through the Grow with Google Partner Program and the Public Library Association. Ascension Parish Library recently reached Silver partner status with the Grow with Google Partner Program.

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Dave Delaney

Google-supported Trainer