2016 Small Business Workshop (SBW16)
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When: 9/16/2016
8:25 AM until 4:15 PM
Where: LCPA - Training Facility
2400 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Suite 500
Kenner, Louisiana 
United States
Presenter: Various

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Financial obstacles and turbulent conditions in the economy can be daunting to small businesses. It’s easy to feel submerged in constant rules and regs that require more changes, not to mention more time and money. Come ready to improve your current position by diving deep into the issues that concern small businesses most. You’ll be better able to scan the horizon for potential threats and set your sights on business success.


Sponsorships are still available.
Contact Misean Reed at 504.904.1133 or mreed@lcpa.org


8:00 – 8:25 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:25 – 8:30 am

Debbie Takewell, CPA • Partner, Takewell & Hanna, APAC, West Monroe, CPA
Benjamin Vance, CPA/ABV • Associate Director, Postlethwaite & Netterville, APAC • Baton Rouge, LA

Co-chairs, LCPA's Business4Business Committee

8:30 – 9:45 am Impact of the New DOL Rules and Other FLSA Updates
E. Fredrick Preis Jr. • Senior Partner – Labor & Employment Law Section
Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, LLP • New Orleans, LA
9:45 – 9:55 am  Break
9:55 – 10:55 am Using QuickBooks to Improve Efficiency and Profitability
Michele Ball, CMA, CFM • Outsourced CFO – Your CFO Solutions • Shreveport, LA
10:55 – 11:55 am Disaster Preparedness, Recovery & Business Continuity Planning
John Theriot II, CPA • Partner – Knight–Masden, CPAs, APAC • Alexandria, LA
11:55 am – 12:40 pm  Lunch
12:40 – 1:50 pm Louisiana Special Sessions Fallout: Tax Implications for Small Businesses
Gary Dressler, CPA • Associate Tax Director
Postlethwaite & Netterville, APAC • Metairie, LA
1:50 – 2:00 pm  Break 
2:00 – 3:00 pm Affordable and Creative Employee Benefit Programs to Attract and Retain Talent of All Ages
Bryan Jenkins • Benefits Consultant – Gilsbar • Covington, LA
3:00 – 4:15 pm Best Practices for Securing Your Data
Holly Boullion • Director of Client Services – Traina & Associates • Baton Rouge, LA


  Early Bird
(through 8/31)
(after 8/31)
Members $259 $309
Non-Member  $359 $409

Register online using the 'Register' button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040 Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Need to register more than one person? Fill out our Group Registration Form and email it to register@lcpa.org.


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