New Orleans Guide to High School and Beyond Workshop

STUDENTS will learn: How to determine what is important to them when choosing a high school and How to set themselves up for success starting in middle school. For parents, the workshop will: Facilitate comparing high schools and Provide tips and information to prepare their student for a smooth transition. Schools can request a virtual […]

Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs, S1: Brand Power-Start with Your Why

Branding is hard - for any business - in part because it is not as well understood as many businesses think. But for smaller businesses, it is even harder because it requires resources and skills you don't normally have in-house. During this session, entrepreneurs will learn the fundamental truths about branding such as the difference […]

Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs, S2: Your Digital Marketing Strategy

Digital marketing is the easiest solution for small businesses to become the talk of town. A digital marketing campaign can include SEO, email marketing, influencer marketing, mobile marketing (via text or media), PPC, video marketing, electronic billboards, affiliate marketing, in-app mobile advertisements and more. During this session, entrepreneurs will take a deep dive into the […]

Taxes 101: Where the Money Resides

Learn the basics of adulting that many of us weren't taught in school---how to file taxes as an individual and small business owner.

Grow with Google, Session 1: Reach Customers Online with Google

Learn how your business can be found online with Google. This workshop explains how Google Search works and how you can improve a website's visibility with Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The session also introduces products like Google My Business, Google Trends, Search Console, Google Analytics, Google Ads, and more. In this workshop, we’ll discuss best […]

March Election Day

Saturday, March 20 is the day to vote for the Open Municipal/Congressional Primary election. Polling locations are open from 7am - 8pm.

March Mask Giveaway

Urban League of Louisiana HQ 4640 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans

The Urban League of Louisiana is helping the community mask up to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and follow the Governor’s mandate. Drive by for free face masks at our office headquarters.

Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs, S3: Increasing Sales

For entrepreneurs, the #1 goal in marketing is to reach consumers at the moments that most influence their purchasing decisions. For optimal influence, businesses can leverage the customer buying process – the journey your customer goes through before buying your product. Today, with explosion of product choices and digital channels, coupled with the emergence of […]

Advanced Marketing for Entrepreneurs, S4: Increase Sales & Retain Customers

Consumers have become increasingly dependent on social media platforms to identify new sources of products and services and to share information about their experiences with businesses that have patronized, good or bad. Now, more than ever, entrepreneurs must be very strategic and deliberate about offering quality products and services and delivering exceptional customer service at […]

Adjust Your Crown!

Join us as we discuss the impact of the CROWN Act and hear from skin and hair experts.

Regions Bank Financial Wellness, Session 1: Smart Money Habits + The Importance of Saving

Managing your money can be an intimidating thought. Being financially responsible involves control, planning, and having a strategy in place to reach your financial goals. Learn how to establish reachable goals and develop new spending and saving habits that can help you increase your income and decrease spending. In addition, everyone knows you should be […]

Get Access to UPS Shipping and Insurance Plans for Your Small Business

The National Urban League and the Urban League of Louisiana are collaborating with UPS to offer a special promotion to support local businesses with saving time and money with access to shipping discounts and credits, and other special services. UPS is committed to putting the power of logistics to work for entrepreneurs every day by […]