"To improve is to change,     to be perfect is to change often."

Winston Churchill

March 1st - May 3rd - New Time and Price!
Building a Succesful Business Bootcamp


This bootcamp will cover elements you need to focus on to make your business successful. We’ll also venture out into the community to see how local businesses like Twisted Root Burger and Red River Brewing Company are implementing the best practices you’re learning.


Business Development


10 Weeks


3 hours/week in class, 2 hours/week outside of class


Cohab, 500 Clyde Fant Parkway, STE 200


Once per week on Tuesdays from 6pm - 9pm


Reduced to a $250 (textbook fee) thanks to a grant from Louisiana Economic Development!


Learn the ins and outs of running a successful business from those who have done it.

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Want to start a new business and find success? Know you have a great product or service, but realizing there’s a lot more to it than that?


Learn from Shreveport-Bossier’s best and brightest with Cohab’s NewVenture bootcamp!


We'll be venturing out into the community and hearing from local entrepreneurs to...

Explore Entrepreneurship

Examine your personal vision and your vision for your business. Build your business concept and hear from area business leasers who have been there.


Identify and Reach Your Market

From market research to feasibility to traditional and digital marketing. Learn to figure out who wants your product or service and how to reach them.


Monitor Your Money

Learn to make financial goals, plan for a profitable business, and monitor your cash flow then explore ways to raise the funds you need.


Plan Ahead

Take what you've learned from theory to reality, build your team, and develop your plan for your business moving forward.


There might even be an opportunity for a burger and a pint along the way!


In Partnership With:

Gold Level Supporters 

The Alta and John Franks Foundation

Caddo Parish

The City of Shreveport

The Carolyn W. and Charles T. Beaird Foundation

Louisiana Economic Development

The Shreveport Times

Silver Level Supporters

The Committee of 100

Douglas F. & Marion S. Attaway Foundation

Jim Malsch




Bronze Level Supporters

Origin Bank

Bluebird Broadband Services

ActionCOACH of Northwest Louisiana
Langley, Parks, Horton & Maxwell, LLC

Heard, McElroy & Vestal

500 Clyde Fant Parkway, STE 200

Shreveport, LA 71101




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