Bizcamp

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Wed June 26, 2013
Business

Shreveport Bizcamp gives teens a 'mini MBA'

Bizcamp alumnae work on logistics, from left: Ashley Green, 19, of Keithville; Breonna Howard, 15, of Shreveport; and Brea Housley, 15, of Shreveport.
Credit Kate Archer Kent

Dozens of Shreveport-area teenagers have spent the past two weeks in a "mini MBA" program that shows them the ropes on how to launch a business. Louisiana legislator Roy Burrell is also managing director of the Inner City Entrepreneur Institute. Its summer Bizcamp will culminate Thursday, June 27, as the students host a marketplace at the Louisiana Boardwalk shopping complex in Bossier City.

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