Strategic Planning for Community Economic Development Workshop (Strategy Workshop Flyer)
Date – June 22, 2022 (other dates available if you cannot make the 22nd)
Time – 9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Lunch provided
Location* – South Central Planning and Development Commission – Main Conference Room –
5058 W Main St, Houma, LA 70360
Price – No fee – Funded by EDA CARES ACT grant
Who should attend – towns/municipalities, tourism commissions, Main St programs, or any civic organization interested in improving their community.
This workshop will take participants through the strategic planning process and provide guidelines for how participants can create organizational plans and/or plans focused on growing tourism, retail, entrepreneurship, etc.
- Overview of the strategic planning process
- Conducting a situation analysis (SWOT) that goes beyond the obvious and illuminates strategic activities
- Establishing SMART goals
- Creating strategies that are aligned with goals, mission, and vision of your organization
Hosted by the Louisiana Entrepreneurship & Economic Development Center (LEED) & South Central Planning (SCPDC). To RSVP, please follow this link: https://louisianabus.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bwuJnSN4udOFeC2
*Date & Location – If you cannot attend on June 22, the LEED Center is also hosting sessions on June 14, 16 & 23 in other parts of the State. You are welcome to attend any of the other sessions and can RSVP through the same link.
|Workshop – Strategic Planning for Community Economic Development
Accelerate St. Landry is a start-up and small business program that focuses on people, their dreams, ideas, and business interests. The program is organized and led by St. Landry Parish Economic Development, St. Landry Chamber of Commerce, and the LEED Center.
Workshop Leads: Geoffrey Stewart & Patricia Lanier