‘LaPolitics’: GOP working to replace Graves in 6th District

Congressman Garret Graves isn’t letting up on the gas following his announcement that he will not run for reelection after all in the redrawn 6th District. But who will replace Graves in the delegation? State Senate...

A Baton Rouge industrial firm just bought this property for $750,000

Baton Rouge-based John H. Carter Company purchased a multi-tenant industrial warehouse/office property in Gonzales for $750,000, according to a deal filed last week with the Ascension Parish Clerk of Court’s office. John H. Carter Company...

Louisiana has yet to tap $73.4M allocated for EV charging stations. Here’s why

Two years after receiving federal funding to build electric vehicle charging stations across the state, Louisiana has yet to seek bids to build a charging network along major highways, Louisiana Illuminator reports.  But the Louisiana...

There’s a connection between successful AI prompts and effective leadership

Last month, Adrian Owen Jones led a ChatGPT training with a small team. At the conclusion of the session, the chief growth officer at ThreeSixtyEight asked if anyone’s feelings toward the technology had changed....

A ‘historically significant’ number of apartment units will hit the market this year and next

Today’s apartment market is dramatically different from what it was prior to the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, when rental and occupancy figures had been declining for several years due to the extensive construction...

Amid a continuing residential slowdown, the market appears to be stabilizing

It’s not much to hang their hopes on, but sellers can find at least some solace in the latest numbers for the Greater Baton Rouge residential market: The median price for a home in...

‘LaPolitics’: Regular session may be over, but the drama continues

After spending the better part of five months in session—from organizational and redistricting to crime and regular—lawmakers, lobbyists, staffers, reporters, activists, hangers-on and rouges...

District Judge Eboni Johnson Rose should resign

Baton Rouge District Judge Eboni Johnson Rose should resign or be removed from the bench by the Judiciary Commission after a recent tirade and...

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There’s a connection between successful AI prompts and effective leadership

Last month, Adrian Owen Jones led a ChatGPT training with a small team. At the conclusion of the session, the chief growth officer at...

Entrepreneur: Meet Lorenzo Bennett

Starting a pet crematory might sound unorthodox, but for Lorenzo Bennett, it was a tidy fusion of both market need and personal interests. His Prairieville-based...

How to make unhappy customers happy

In business, excellent customer service can sometimes be all that stands between merely surviving and truly thriving. Scott Berg, president of Lee Michaels Fine...

Five tips for effective brand marketing

As a senior regional marketing manager for Hancock Whitney Bank, Courtney Hart knows a thing or two about how to effectively market a brand. In...

It’s time for Forty Under 40 nominations

Beginning today, Business Report will begin accepting nominations for its annual Forty Under 40 awards program. Each year, the magazine spotlights and honors rising entrepreneurs,...

Lee Michaels President Scott Berg shares customer service secrets on the June episode of Strictly Business

How do you handle customer complaints and turn negative experiences into positive ones? How do you keep your team motivated to deliver excellent customer...

Business Report Leadership Academy: Get leadership insights to navigate the future of business

In a rapidly evolving world, the ability to lead effectively through transformation is crucial. The Business Report Leadership Academy, known for shaping rising leaders and...

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