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Chip Groat, of the Water Institute of the Gulf, on the best advice he...

(Photo by Brian Baiamonte) Chip Groat President and CEO, The Water Institute of the Gulf Age: 74 “My boss at my first full-time job advised me to ‘make...

I’m moving my business. How do I make the transition as seamless as possible?

Perhaps you are running out of space and you want to continue to expand your business. Or perhaps your existing facilities or equipment need to...

An off-the-ground look at the Esplanade Mall

(Photo by Eddie Weeks) Construction is humming along at the rear of the Esplanade Mall, where renovations have been underway for months at a space...

Kermit Ruffins’ brother opening live music club in downtown Baton Rouge

Local health care executive Lloyd Ruffins, brother of famed New Orleans trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, is bringing a live music club to downtown Baton Rouge. Ruffins...

BRAF says state budget doesn’t allow enough to complete LSU lakes restoration project

The state construction budget approved by the Louisiana Legislature in the final days of the session contains $13 million for the ambitious project to...

Business groups disappointed by outcome of 2015 session

The 2015 legislative session may not go down in history as the single-worst session for the state’s business community, but it was one of...

News alert: BRCC Chancellor Miller named president at LeMoyne-Owen College in Memphis

Baton Rouge Community College Chancellor Andrea Lewis Miller has been elected the 12th president of LeMoyne-Owen College, according to an announcement today from the Memphis-based...

Profitable artists: Career creatives find opportunities to earn a living in Baton Rouge

(Image: iStock) “Starving” doesn’t have to be synonymous with “artist.” Indeed, establishing a career as an artist is challenging. Incomes fluctuate from year to year. It...

Profitable artists: Jill Hackney

(Photo by Collin Richie: Jill Hackney) Visual artist Annual income: Up to $60,000 In the late 1990s, painter Jill Hackney was sharing studio space in downtown Baton...

Profitable artists: Ben Herrington

(Photo by Collin Richie: Ben Herrington) Musician Annual income: Up to $32,000 Even as small child, Ben Herrington was driven to play music. It began with the...

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