Tuesday, January 18, 2022

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Tynes: A realistic resolution

You can’t make a serious resolution to be healthier in the new year without making your overall health and wellness a priority. Knowing how...

Specht: DiamondJacks returning is a marriage of convenience at best

When voters in St. Tammany Parish rejected the idea of locating a casino there, it set into motion the possibility of DiamondJacks, or whatever...

Bateman: BPCC’s N.O.W. College

Making College Work for Working Adults A new initiative at Bossier Parish Community College is aimed at meeting the education and training needs of the...

Johnson: Don’t stop shopping local just because the holidays are over

The holidays are over and the last thing you want to think about is shopping and reading another #ShopSmall or #ShopLocal column. But I’m...

Specht: Finding your purpose in 2022

It may seem odd to you that I am on the cover of this month’s BIZ. Magazine. I know it is odd to me....

Ramsey: The benefits of a generous spirit

Did you know studies have shown that simple acts of kindness and generosity can relieve pain? They can also boost your immune system and...

Rozeman: Critical Race Theory: Race should not be a divider

Earlier this month, much attention in the Virginia governor’s race was given to the issue of critical race theory in our schools and workplaces....

Specht: Reasons for optimism looking back at 2021

You can add me to the top of the pile of other pundits stating how the past two years have been some of the...

Ramsey: Employee retention and the great resignation

Employees everywhere have been looking at their options for a while now. They’ve been weighing the costs of making a career change, seeing if...

Haynes: Finger-licking good

Reminding myself that I must do this, I scan the area for my first victim.  There, standing alone , I spy it.  As I...