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SWLA Is the Shining Economy in Bayou State

Posted by: Eric Cormier on Tuesday, May 8, 2018
In 2017, Louisiana’s gross domestic product (GDP) was one of the least impressive of the 50 states. For observers in Southwest Louisiana, such news could lead to confusion. Last week, the Associated Press published a story stating, ...

Thinking about the Business Pitch Competition

Posted by: Eric Cormier on Monday, May 7, 2018

Education has always been the key to mobility. As technological advances change the workforce landscape, getting an education is the one task that will keep a person viable.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Now and in the Future

Posted by: R.B. Smith on Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The widespread and constantly growing use of computer-based technology in our daily lives is creating new industries with new opportunities for careers.  

Louisiana Officials Need to Consider All Interstate 210 Construction Impacts

Posted by: Eric Cormier on Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Excellent infrastructure is imperative to our region, state and country. What we ask is for government to respect the people and businesses who pay the taxes in order for the public structures to be built.

Impending Infrastructure Work In Southwest Louisiana Means Local Businesses Need to Prepare

Posted by: Eric Cormier on Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The word infrastructure is getting a lot of attention these days.

Now is the time for action!

Posted by: George Swift on Wednesday, March 28, 2018

With a strong local economy forecast, there is great potential for our region to prosper.

SWLA Crown Jewel of Louisiana Economic Growth

Posted by: Eric Cormier on Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Earlier this month Site Selection magazine released its Governor’s Cup rankings and Louisiana ranked eighth on a per capita basis for states with the most new and expanded facilities during 2017.

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