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Ideas, prizes, opportunities take center stage in Won in One 2018

Entrepreneurs and innovators from across north Louisiana have the opportunity to pitch their ideas to audience members and a panel of judges to win cash prizes at the Won in One idea pitch competition at 6 p.m. Jan. 25 at Louisiana Tech University’s Rawle Enterprise Center. Like on the hit show “Shark Tank,” a panel [more]

Help is here to prepare your pitch

The ability to pitch an idea in a cohesive and dynamic manner is an essential tool for aspiring entrepreneurs or anyone with an idea to share. This technique of succinctly stating an idea, often referred to as an elevator pitch, is a valuable asset to any skill set. At 6 p.m. Jan. 18 at the [more]

Plans Take Wing For College Of Business

Confetti and a ribbon-cutting ceremony commemorated the opening of a new wing for the Louisiana Tech College of Business. In early November, Tech students and faculty, donors to the wing and others gathered to witness the official dedication of the construction. Remarks were made by Tech president Les Guice and College of Business dean Chris [more]

Louisiana Tech’s College of Business to host annual Banker’s Day

Local and regional banking executives will share their expertise on a variety of topics during the 13th annual William D. Tindol Banker’s Day on Friday, October 20, in the Louisiana Tech University College of Business. “We are honored to have professional leaders in the world of banking and finance come to campus and participate in [more]

Community Coffee chairman kicks off College of Business series

— Matt Saurage will be featured speaker for 2nd Annual “Inside the C-Suite Series” — The College of Business at Louisiana Tech University welcomes Matt Saurage, chairman of the board for Community Coffee, who will kick-off the 2nd Annual “Inside the C-Suite: A Series of Critical Conversations with CEOs, CIOs, CFOs and Key Executives,” at [more]

TOP DOG Idea Pitch winners announced

Louisiana Tech University student teams recently pitched their new product and service ideas during the 2016 TOP DOG Idea Pitch sponsored by Bulldog Entrepreneurs. This year’s event featured 19 teams delivering five-minute pitches about their ideas to see how professional judges rated their concepts. Students and community members visited each team’s booth and voted for [more]

Accountancy student part of winning team at national competition

Darrian Carr, a graduate student in the College of Business’ School of Accountancy at Louisiana Tech University, recently participated in the annual Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) Honor Society’s “Project Run With It” competition and was part of the winning team that analyzed and assisted the Ulman Cancer Fund. Carr, who is from Benton, Louisiana and [more]