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Monday, May 2, 2022
How Easy Is It to Do Business with You?

It’s not uncommon to hear old timers (of any age) complain that young people don’t have it as hard as they did. It’s a common lament that younger generations are not as battle worn as the Silent Generation. Whether that is true or not remains to be seen. But the one thing that is true is that people will not do business with you if you make it hard to do business. There’s just too much competition and not enough interest. To attract sales and become interested in your business, you want people to know,

LP Chamber | Lauren

Friday, April 29, 2022
LP Biz Happenings - March 24, 2022 -

Happening on March 24, 2022 - Cybersecurity remains a threat, TOLA says goodbye, Holmes Celebrates 65 years, Virtual Gaming comes to Walker, LA

April l Chamber CEO

Monday, February 14, 2022
6 Ways to Use Promote Value in Your Product/Service

This morning, the headline inflation is at a 40-year high hit me before my coffee did. If you’re like me, and millions of other businesses, you’re probably caught between the idea of raising your prices to cover the increase in your own costs and providing your loyal customers with good value. It’s difficult these days. I see many business owners apologizing for raising prices, but it can’t be helped. You need to make a profit to remain in business, yet your customers are likely struggling too. That’s why

Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Celebrating Small Business Season in Livingston Parish

We need more than one day to celebrate how special small business in Livingston Parish is, don’t we? We need at least a season to celebrate what makes our small business different. Here are some ideas on how you can do that.

LP Chamber | Lauren

Thursday, October 21, 2021
Economic Forecast for Livingston Parish - LP Business Newsletter

Business News - How does Livingston Parish Stack up and what's the Economic Outlook?

April l Chamber CEO

Monday, September 13, 2021
4 Things Your Livingston Parish Business Should Continue Post-COVID

At some point COVID will be relegated to the same level of concern the flu gets every year. It won’t shutter businesses, alter family celebrations, and be the fuel behind contentious court cases.

LP Chamber | Communications

Monday, September 6, 2021
5 Fun Fall Themes for Your Livingston Parish Business

Fall is a favorite among many people. The temps are enjoyable, weather is crisp and clear, and the smell of leaves can be intoxicating. That’s what makes this season such a hit with marketers. Here are a few fall themes you can incorporate into your business for more engagement with your target audience.

LP Chamber | Communications

Sunday, January 10, 2021
Love LP - A Positive Campaign for Livingston Parish

Love LP - Brings out the best and puts a positive spin on what was once a negative slang.

April l Chamber CEO

Tuesday, December 15, 2020
2020 Women's Leadership Award Winner, Kathleen Abels

One of the Women's Leadership Award Winners, Kathleen Abels, holds a position for an organization that serves Livingston Parish, is an elected official and lives in Livingston Parish.

LP Chamber | Communications

Thursday, August 13, 2020
5 Ways to Communicate Difficult Messages

If there's one thing 2020 has shown us, it's how to bolster our communication skills. We've had cause for a lot of really difficult conversations with our customers. Nobody ever wants to give bad news but 2020 seems like the year we have to keep reiterating and sharpening our communication skills with difficult messages.

April l Chamber CEO