Sept. 30, 2009 05:00 AM
More information does not necessarily mean more knowledge. The world of investing has changed over the last 28 years. When I opened my first brokerage account, information was sparse. Monthly account statements were received, but nothing else. No Internet ...
Sept. 30, 2009 05:00 AM
Today’s technology allows busy professionals to invest in real estate and manage their new assets with ease. As a Realtor in Acadiana, I take great pride in telling people that real estate, as an investment, is still a smart move. The current average ...
Sept. 30, 2009 05:00 AM
Lafayette’s fast becoming one of the most wired and inspired communities in the world Lafayette is on track to become Ground Zero for the next generation of the Internet. We all know about LUSFiber, the new communications offering from LUS, but did ...
Sept. 30, 2009 05:00 AM
Disney’s editors — normally stationed in Los Angeles — will set up shop in LITE for the new movie Secretariat, a clear sign Lafayette’s technology infrastructure is attracting business. Last month I wrote about some of Lafayette’s assets ...
Aug. 26, 2009 05:00 AM
Our 12th annual nod to ladies who lead Each fall we have the distinct pleasure of producing the annual Women Who Mean Business issue and awards luncheon. We are continually touched by the inspiring life stories these honorees have to share and always ...
Aug. 26, 2009 05:00 AM
To understand the housing market that is most relevant to Lafayette, you must drill down. In early July The Daily Advertiser ran a story that cited a “national real estate market assessment firm” in reporting that Lafayette home prices showed a ...
Aug. 26, 2009 05:00 AM
A workforce breakdown of Lafayette Parish reveals nearly one quarter of the workers are employed in wealth-creating industries. What is it about Lafayette Parish that makes the community so appealing to entrepreneurs looking to start a business and ...
July 29, 2009 05:00 AM
Acadiana Business’ inaugural list is the kind of snapshot of activity you can’t find elsewhere at such a critical time for local business. As Acadiana Business closes out FY2 (we begin our third year of publication with next month’s issue), we ...
July 29, 2009 05:00 AM
Last November, America wanted change. I say be careful what you ask for. “The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.” ­— Alexis de Tocqueville, 1835 Just ...
July 29, 2009 05:00 AM
Ambassador Caffery’s southward extension isn’t getting the attention it deserves, but its day is coming. If the Ambassador Caffery Parkway South extension progresses at its current pace, life as we know it in Lafayette will change before the ...

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