Oct. 16, 2015 02:09 PM
There's a word that often characterizes our community, our people — who we are and what we do. That word is UNITY. Not only do we unite to celebrate victories, but we also come together as a community in times of sorrow. After experiencing a devastating ...
Sept. 15, 2015 12:44 AM
Oil is taking its toll, but the local economy will not crash and burn this time around. Living in South Louisiana, we are not strangers to ups and downs in the oil and gas industry. It comes with the territory. There is no doubt the local economy ...
Aug. 17, 2015 10:08 AM
A Lafayette-based, veteran-owned consulting company is the epitome of ‘getting stuff done.’ ...
July 21, 2015 11:08 AM
Yes, slumping oil prices are affecting Lafayette, but diversification and our entrepreneurial spirit will see us through this rough patch ...
June 15, 2015 11:19 AM
Downturns are an opportunity to improve and innovate ...
May 15, 2015 11:08 AM
Anyone who thinks the arts are not economic development needs schooling ...
April 16, 2015 07:47 AM
The big question mark is still the extent to which depressed oil prices will impact our economy ...
Dec. 16, 2014 10:25 AM
Training Acadiana’s Entrepreneurial FutureA Gallup-certified strengths coach, Wendy Hornung has dedicated her career to ensuring the development of local business leaders ...
Oct. 15, 2014 10:00 AM
Let's show how much we care what it looks like. It's not every day that you get to be a part of a cultural change that transforms the landscape of your community, but that's exactly what is happening in Lafayette right now with the launch of Project ...
Aug. 19, 2014 10:30 AM
By identifying companies that match the output of its post-secondary educational institutions, Lafayette is creating opportunities that keep highly trained graduates in the area. Going into ReverseBy identifying companies that match the output ...

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While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...