It is Data Privacy Week, sponsored by staysafeonline.org - https://staysafeonline.org/programs/data-privacy-week/ Learn more about how to protect your individual data privacy as well as your organization. DATA: THE STORY OF YOU All your online activity generates a trail of data. Websites, apps, and services collect data on your behaviors, interests, and purchases. Sometimes, this includes personal … Continue reading What Data Privacy Looks Like (Infographic)
Join SBA and Public Private Strategies Institute for a webinar on January 26, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. ET to learn about the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program and what the new CMMC 2.0 requirements are for those looking to demonstrate sound cyber hygiene in order to qualify for work on government contracts. The federal government … Continue reading SBA Webinar: Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification
Here is the latest statewide graphics concerning the potential for severe weather for today Tuesday, January 24.
Join SBA and Small Business Majority for our first webinar of 2023 on Thursday, January 19 at 2:00 p.m. ET to learn more about how you can take advantage of these programs to support your small business.
SBA Administrator, Louisiana Governor Announce New HUBZones to Expand Federal Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses Across the State, Strengthening One of the Nation’s Critical Manufacturing and Transportation Centers December 20, 2022 | Release Number 22-103 Contact U.S. Small Business Administration at Press_Office@sba.gov WASHINGTON – Today, Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice for America’s … Continue reading SBA, Louisiana Announce New HUBZones
FEMA Advisory On January 9, 2023, FEMA released the Public Assistance Simplified Procedures policy that simplifies the implementation of the Public Assistance program to support the rapid recovery of applicants. FEMA will offer several webinars in the coming weeks. The policy released on January 9 simplifies procedures and streamlines documentation requirements for applicants under the … Continue reading FEMA Releases Public Assistance Simplified Procedures Policy
Business Development Webinar: Meet The Players " A Conversation with Regional Administrator Ted James, Regional Advocate Janea Jamison, and more." Join us for this one-hour event to hear about Legislative Updates that can impact your business, proposed legislation and how you let your voice be heard, Regional Administrator's Initiatives to support small businesses, … Continue reading SBA Louisiana: Free Business Development Webinar
"GET CERTIFIED WEEK' New Year, New Certifications DO NOT miss this opportunity for Training and One-on-One Assistance!! SAM Registration 8(A) HubZone Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) City of Shreveport Fair Share Program January 19-23, 2023 2230 Jewella Ave Shreveport, LA 71109 Presenters : Jo Ann … Continue reading Get Certified Week, sponsored by the Louisiana SBA
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Office of Public Affairs WASHINGTON – Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas issued a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin regarding the continued heightened threat environment across the United States. This is the seventh NTAS Bulletin issued by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) since January 2021 and it … Continue reading DHS Issues National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin
November 17, 2022 Mariners are advised that on Thursday, November 17th from 0900 to 1100, Bollinger will be deploying dredge pipe across Bayou Lafourche at their Bayou Lafourche location in Port Fourchon. Mariners should expect delays in the area as navigation will be restricted. Harbor Police will be on the scene monitoring operations. All mariners are urged to … Continue reading Port Fourchon – Bollinger Shipyard Dredge Operations
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According to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), the Golden Meadow Lift Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic until further notice due to structural issues. There is no time frame for vehicular traffic to resume on the Golden Meadow Bridge. Expect an extended closure period. Alternate routes to cross Bayou Lafourche during this bridge closure are … Continue reading Golden Meadow Bridge, Open to Marine Traffic, Closed to Vehicular Traffic
GOHSEP is monitoring potential effects associated with a cold front that will be moving into the state tonight. The northwest part of the state will see an enhanced risk of severe weather tonight, and the northeast, central, and southwest parts of the state will see a slight risk of severe weather into Saturday morning. The southeast part … Continue reading State monitoring risk of severe weather Friday and Saturday
NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS 2023 NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS AWARDS! Submission Deadline: Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 2:00pm CDT 2023 Award Categories: Small Business Person of the Year Small Business Exporter of the Year 8(a) Graduate of the Year Minority Business Owner of the Year Veteran Business Owner of the Year Woman Business Owner of the Year … Continue reading SBA Accepting Nominations for the 2023 National Small Business Awards
CISA APPLAUDS THE BEGINNING OF INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY MONTH DECLARING INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY IS NATIONAL SECURITY Original release date: November 01, 2022 WASHINGTON - Today, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced November 1 as the kickoff of Infrastructure Security Month. In our work to raise awareness of the importance of infrastructure security and to help share … Continue reading Infrastructure Security Month
OCTOBER 27, 2022 8:10 AM TO: ALL PORT TENANTS RE: BELLE PASS DREDGE OPERATIONS USCG has issued the following notice: Mariners are advised that on Friday, October 28th from 0800 to 1000, the Dredge Mike Hooks will be recovering a 27-inch diameter dredge pipe in Belle Pass near Port Fourchon in approximate position 29 6’ … Continue reading Marine Traffic Advisory: Belle Passe Dredge Operations
Sign up to receive the October newsletter that spotlights cybersecurity on Friday, October 14. Join our Network! How do we support a business? Connect private sector and public sector Provide the latest news and alerts to the business community Request status updates from affected businesses and report issues to the state Respond to resource requests as … Continue reading Sign Up Now To Receive the October Newsletter this Friday!
The Biden-Harris Administration has warned repeatedly about the potential for Russia to engage in malicious cyber activity against the United States in response to the unprecedented economic sanctions we have imposed. There is now evolving intelligence that Russia may be exploring options for potential cyberattacks. The Administration has prioritized strengthening cybersecurity defenses to prepare our … Continue reading FACT SHEET: Business – Act Now to Protect Against Potential Cyberattacks
Mariners are advised that on Thursday, October 13th from 1200 to 1400, the Dredge Mike Hooks will be deploying a 27-inch diameter dredge pipe across Belle Pass near Bayou Lafourche intersection in Port Fourchon. Approximate position 29 6’ 24.62” N 090 12’ 50.87” W. Mariners should expect delays in the area as navigation will be restricted. Dredge vessel Mike … Continue reading Port Fourchon – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredge Operations