Friday, June 18, 2021

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David Specht: Everyone needs a coach in life

As the old saying goes, “You can’t pour from an empty cup.” In order to coach others well, we often need coaching ourselves. Finding a...

Lisa Johnson: Improving economy means more jobs

Northwest Louisiana is hiring. Everywhere I go lately I see a sign for a hiring event. When I come to work, I have employers calling...

David Rockett: Response to pandemic spurs economic growth and investment

The Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation has served as a liaison to business and industry and invested in areas of the community that support...

McNew: “Shopping local” impacts community for years to come

As distancing guidelines from federal and state officials loosen and more of our economy begins to reopen, now is one of the most critical...

Teri Haynes: Discipline…

If the thought of a disciplinary meeting for one of your employees causes a knot to form in the pit of your stomach, you...

Bateman: Graduation is coming “Back to BPCC”

In May, Bossier Parish Community College will host a MEGA graduation celebration for our spring graduates AND we are inviting all of our 2020...

Guice: Summer classes are coming to Louisiana Tech

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many challenges to higher education, but those challenges continue to provide opportunities for growth and innovation.  Shifting focus to flexible...

Johnson: Looking forward to “normal” is getting to be more real

You know what I’m doing as I plan out my next month – probably the same thing you’re doing – I'm looking forward and...

Specht: Partnering with the Chamber is a win

Anyone who knows me, knows that I love win-win partnerships. Over the years, there have been many that I’ve enjoyed. One of my favorites,...

David Specht: What is a “Money Maker” anyway?

In 2019, I saw an edition of New Orleans CityBusiness and they were touting their "Money Makers" honorees. I'm always looking for interesting things...