'Starting a Business 101' Seminar For Jefferson Parish Announced

​Part one of a three-part seminar series

AVONDALE -  Starting a business can be daunting. Entrepreneurs have a lot to think about: executing an idea and turning it into a full-blown business requires hard work, persistence and passion. Of course, that's just the beginning. Entrepreneurs also need to understand how to obtain an occupational license and insure their assets, among other things. We're here to help. 

JEDCO and the Jefferson Chamber have teamed up to host a Prosper Jefferson seminar on starting a business in Jefferson Parish.  The event will be held Wed., Feb. 21st, from 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. at the Entergy office on Jefferson Highway, 4809 Jefferson Highway. It is $5 to attend, which will cover breakfast for attendees.  Please register for the event in advance online. Register here.

Experts from a variety of industries will share their insight and advice on important Business Basics, including:         

  • Applying for an occupational license
  • The permitting process in Jefferson Parish
  • Zoning and how that impacts your business
  • Insuring your assets, your employees and your business

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