Mar
19
9:00 AM09:00

Develop Your Brand Identity

  • Delgado Community College “City Park Small Business Center” (map)
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This hands-on marketing workshop is geared towards both new and established businesses. It is ideal for startups who want to take a cohesive approach to their brand and messaging, and for established businesses who are already marketing but want to push their branding to the next level. Participants will be guided through business naming and brand identity, market research, writing effective copy and setting brand goals. Get Online NOLA’s V.P. Serah Ridolfo, and Marketing Manager Allison Schmidt, will lead the workshop, and there will be time for questions and one on one discussions with branding experts. Admission is free to StayLocal members by registering here or $15 for non-members registering here.

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Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Design Thinking 101 for Marketers

  • Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Ready for next level thinking when you strategize your marketing? Looking for new ways to think innovatively about your marketing challenges? Learn how to better understand your customers, test your assumptions, and use rapid prototyping at this experiential 4-hour workshop. Event is co-led by Antonio Alonzo, organizational designer and social entrepreneur and John Harris Alexander, local systems designer and environmental changemaker, and is hosted by the American Marketing Association. Register here: https://bit.ly/2BiiJR1 StayLocal members are invited to attend at a SPECIAL discounted registration rate.

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Winter Workshop
Jan
15
8:30 AM08:30

Winter Workshop

  • City Park Garden Study Center, 5 Victory Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119 New Orleans, LA USA (map) (map)
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Join presenters from Loyola University Workplace Justice Project and Benefit Administration Group at the January 2019 workshop: Creating Employee Policies and Benefits to Unify Your Workplace. Please click here to register.

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Nov
25
to Dec 23

Shop NOLA for the Holidays

When the weather outside is frightful (relatively speaking), inside our local, independent retail shops it is so delightful! This holiday season, shop at your favorite New Orleans stores, eat and drink at your favorite New Orleans restaurants, and even ship New Orleans-made products elsewhere. There are many ways to support StayLocal member businesses and locally made products. MORE

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Small Business Saturday kickoff
Nov
13
7:00 AM07:00

Small Business Saturday kickoff

Business owners: join us to learn about Small Business Saturday.  Meet StayLocal staff, compare notes with business owners whose customers have Shopped Small in the past, and nab marketing materials to brand your shop or restaurant a must-shop stop on Saturday, November 24th.  Event location Laurel St. Bakery, 2701 S. Broad St.

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Community Sustainability Happy Hour
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Community Sustainability Happy Hour

Let’s Drink to Community Sustainability!

Join us for “trepwork for good” – a philanthropic fall event series hosted by trepwise & Eiffel Society  on September 26 from 6-8 pm, at 2040 St. Charles Ave

The September theme is “Community Sustainability” and will showcase two sustainability-driven non-profits, Urban Conservancy and Friends of Lafitte Greenway. Event is FREE and registration is requested via https://bit.ly/2MHwdZg — see you there!

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SourceNOLA 2018
Jul
2
to Jul 27

SourceNOLA 2018

StayLocal's annual summer SourceNOLA campaign that encourages businesses to pledge to switch at least one aspect of their operations over to a local service provider. Our goal is to raise the profile of our local service providers and link businesses with the local resources they need to grow. 

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Eat Local Challenge Kick-Off Party
Jun
1
6:00 PM18:00

Eat Local Challenge Kick-Off Party

The Eat Local New Orleans is challenging YOU to go 30 days in June eating only foods grown, caught, or raised within a 200-mile radius of New Orleans to raise awareness of the nutritional, economic, environmental and cultural benefits of eating locally sourced foods. For more details about the Challenge visit, www.nolalocavore.org!

Kick-Off event details to come

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Eat Local Challenge 2018
Jun
1
to Jun 30

Eat Local Challenge 2018

The Eat Local New Orleans is challenging YOU to go 30 days in June eating only foods grown, caught, or raised within a 200-mile radius of New Orleans to raise awareness of the nutritional, economic, environmental and cultural benefits of eating locally sourced foods.

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Apr
27
8:00 AM08:00

Fuel Up to Shift

StayLocal and Good Work Network are kicking off our Shift to Small campaign Friday, April 27 with Fuel Up to Shift! Come to Backatown Coffee, sign the "Shift to Small Pledge," and you'll get a free cup of coffee plus coupons & discounts for participating businesses. 

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