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5 Simple Ways Introverts Can Get Noticed at Work

Experts will tell you that introverts are great leaders, yet it still seems like we live in a world designed to revere extroverts, especially in the workplace. If you know the right steps, and your own value as an introvert, you can make the office a comfortable place for you to grow and succeed even if [...]


Heating and Cooling Expert Tips

Tips for AC use: 1. Change your air filter monthly. 2. Have your AC unit cleaned yearly. 3. Install a programmable thermostat that adjust the temperature when home or away. 4. Use high efficiency air filters to help AC systems to stay clean longer. Cool tips to beat the heat of summer: 1. Plant trees [...]


Why They’re Unique

“Delivering honest and respectful service while exceeding the customer’s expectations” Never an overtime charge Clean professional technicians Flexible financial options On call 24/7 Founded: 2007 Led by: Anna Stewart


Expert Landscaping Tips

Increase home value by 25% with a manicured lawn Only cut your grass 1/3 inch to avoid shock & brown spots Consult your lawn care specialist when deciding on the type of fertilizer perfect for your lawn Remove thatch build up, which is the layer of dead & living stems between the grass & soil [...]


Meet The Expert

Jeremie Branton has been in the business for numerous years. Along with Grounds Guys he is also the owner of Freedom Power, LLC-a large solar company in the Shreveport-Bossier area.


Why They’re Unique

“We show that we care buy putting the needs of our Customers first by always having a positive Attitude, and by treating everyone and everything Respectfully. By living our code of values we Enjoy life in the process.” Each foreperson is First Aid certified Clean, shiny trucks Friendly, uniformed personnel Three-hour callback guarantee State-of-the-art equipment, [...]


Common Questions

Why are there brown spots in my yard? How short should I cut my yard? What is the best fertilizer for my yard? How do I get rid of all of the bugs in my yard?

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Athlete Needs Met

Today, New Balance has grown to become a leading global athletic products company meeting the needs of the everyday athlete. The New Balance family of brands includes: New Balance, Dunham, PF Flyers, Aravon, Warrior and Brine. They can answer your questions relating to: How to choose the right product? What size and width do you [...]


Why They’re Unique

Remember when your feet feel good, your whole body feels good. Nobody Fits You Better. At New Balance Shreveport they have one goal: to give you the best fitting pair of shoes you’ve ever had! Because when your shoe fits well, you feel good – and when you feel good, your relationship with RUNNING or WALKING [...]


Expert Tips

Always refrigerate meats as soon as possible. Heating Times: 30 min.-1 hr.-Chicken, duck, stuffed meats. 10 min. per pound-Turkey, Turkey breast, Smoked ham, Boneless ham. 15-20 min. per pound-Brisket 30-45 min.- Ribs 20 min.- Pork loin To retain moisture and smokehouse flavor, do no overheat.


Meet The Expert

The Chamberlain family founded the Down Home Meats, Inc. in 1982 with its home located in Stonewall, Louisiana. The idea was to produce an old fashion hickory smoked sausage. Using “top quality” pure pork and the freshest ingredients, the hardwood hickory, slow smoked, old fashion, fully cooked, ready-to-eat sausage (with no fillers) was developed. All sausage products are [...]


Common Questions

How do I know when the meat is fully cooked? What side items taste the best to compliment the flavor of the meat? How long is the process of making the sausage?


Why They’re Unique

“We pride ourselves in making the very best old fashioned hickory smoked sausage using on the finest ingredients.” They only use the freshest ingredients, no fillers. They stuff and hang their sausage by hand, slow smoke with hardwood hickory the old fashioned way. Founded: 1982 by the Chamberlain Family in Stonewall, LA Led by: David Terry


Common Questions

Shreveport’s Windows and Doors Expert can answer questions relating to: Custom Windows Door Installation Energy Star Windows Historical Windows Residential Windows Storm Door Installation Storm Windows Window Installation Window Replacement


Why They’re Unique

As an established Bossier City, LA, window contractor with over 34 years of experience, All Seasons is here to handle all your window replacement and installation needs. We handle storm door installation, as well as historical and custom windows. No job is too simple or complex for our experienced staff. We use 100% recyclable materials [...]

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To our Friends at Krystal Auto Collision, Inc.:The Mitchell family would like to take this opportunity to Thank all of the employees at Krystal Auto Collision, Inc. We think all of you did a terrific job of fixing our 2007 Silver Toyota Yaris. Your company of professionals worked very hard to make our car look [...]

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Common Questions

Krystal Auto Collision can answer questions such as: Must I take my vehicle to a specific repair facility? Am I or my insurance company responsible for my repair bill? What is the best repair for me to get quality repairs and quickly get my vehicle back on the road? How much do estimates cost? Must [...]


Why They’re Unique

Krystal Auto Collision, Inc., continues to push for excellence in the Automotive Collision Industry. We are members of the Northwest Louisiana Collision Repair Association. We also support the local technical college that offers diplomas and certificates in the area of collision repair. To see the curriculum of required courses, click the Louisiana Technical College icon. [...]


Why They’re Unique

“Your slab is only as strong as the foundation it sits on” They protect your two most valuable possessions. Your home and your sanity. Founded: 1973 Led by: Tim Gladney


Common Questions

One Planet Solar can answer questions relating to: How does solar power work? What does a  installation require? Do I need a battery-bank? Solar array mounting options What is a “grid-tied” system ? How many panels do I need? Average system cost Is wind power right for me? Is wind a better investment than solar? [...]


Why They’re Unique

When you decide to take the first step, One Planet Solar will conduct a free solar site analysis which will determine the best type of system for your home. One Planet Solar techs will use solar tools such as the solar pathfinder pictured on the right, to evaluate shading at the property. The OPS team [...]


Common Banking Questions

MidSouth Bank offers personal and business services including: Checking Saving Money market accounts Free Online Banking, Bill Pay, eStatements, Mobile Banking and Picture Debit Cards. Personal and Business VISA credit cards, USDA, SBA Home Loans just to name a few For a complete listing of our products and services, please visit  



“McGrew Wastewater installed all of the Septic Systems in the Hatfield-Gorman industrial park. We have six buildings complete and more to come.  McGrew does a great job, we’ve never had an issue. We actually recommend them whenever we can, because we trust them and know they’ll meet our needs.” Amy, Hatfield Development Company   “McGrew [...]


Common Questions

How do I maintain the treatment system after installation? The Aerobic Treatment Unit (ATU) is very easy to operate and maintain. It was designed to be as simple as possible, without hidden expense. Please be aware of the following: Aerator Operation – Check the air pump to insure it is operating. Once you’re accustomed to [...]


Why They’re Unique

” If your toilets don’t flush, don’t fuss, call ‘The McGrew Crew’ “ The combined experience McGrew Wastewater has is unmatched in this industry.  They understand you have a choice of whom you entrust with your wastewater needs, and are pleased to say they are the most recommended service provider in the industry. Founded: 2005 [...]


Why They’re Unique

At Ark LA Tex Foot Specialists of Louisiana, highly qualified doctors and professional support staff provide exceptional care for you and your family. Voted “Best Doctor” five years in a row by SB Magazine, Ark La Tex Foot Specialists have your feet in their hands. They know exactly what it means to offer you compassionate, [...]


Rowdy Adventures

Are you ready for something new and thrilling to add some excitement to your life? Plan to join Rowdy Adventures for our 2013 season and enjoy the day gliding over the beautiful scenery of the South’s Largest Zip Line Adventure Park at Copperhead Creek Preserve.

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Rowdy Adventures

Life’s Short…Have Fun! Rowdy Adventures, the South’s Largest Zip Line Park offers miles of cable and 14 zip lines where guests can explore the beauty of nature from a truly unique view, zipping through the treetops or enjoy the scenery floating down the Little Missouri River in a canoe or kayak. You can choose to [...]

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5 Careers That Are Quickly Dying Out

Getting a solid apprenticeship or a college education is almost always a good idea for anyone traveling down the career path. The problem arises when you have to decide between several different options. While anyone with a strong skill set (blue- or white-collar) should be fairly employable, it’s just a basic fact that some vocations [...]

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5 Common and Major Interview Mistakes

Job interviews are hard enough without sabotaging yourself by making some major mistakes that hiring managers say are all too common. These seem like obvious interview no-nos, but they’re at the top of every recruiter’s list of things they see people doing all the time that kill their chances of being offered a job.

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Economy Adds 175,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly to 7.6%

Job growth in May beat economists’ expectations, coming in at 175,000 new positions added, which aligns closely with the yearly average. The unemployment rate rose ever so slightly, from 7.5 percent to 7.6 percent, a result of more people entering the work force, according to the Labor Department.

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5 Strange Federal Tax Deductions You Might Not Know About

Tax season comes and goes every year, to the dread and relief of many a taxpayer. Even if you’ve taken care of your taxes this year, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be mindful of potential tax deductions you can claim for your next round with the government in the year to come.

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5 Simple Health Tips That Just Might Help You Live Longer

Life is an amazing gift when you stop and think about it. Out of all the things that are living, you get to be you—which is a lot better than being a sea slug, for example. In order to ensure that you get the most out this life and as many years as you possibly [...]

5 Highly Unusual Restaurant Experiences You Won’t Forget

There are all kinds of strange eateries out there, ranging from opera-themed bistros to cafes swarming with cats, as well as diners built inside of the fuselages of old airplanes. While we understand that some people just want a simple, peaceful meal when they head out, others like a little something extra special.

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5 Unusual Animals That Make Great Pets

Cats and dogs, while extremely lovable, are not the only choices out there when it comes to selecting a household pet. There are quite a few unusual animals in existence that actually make good, even great companions for their human owners. We’re not talking man-eating tigers or wild boars here—there are some limits to just [...]

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5 Home Improvements to Raise the Value of Your House

Home prices are on the rise and there is very little inventory available for buyers, so people looking for homes are snapping them up fast. This means you may getting the feeling it’s time to finally put your home on the market and upgrade to your next dream house.

5 Everyday Items That Can Be Turned Into Jewelry

Some people don’t mind handing over their hard-earned cash for some very expensive jewelry. While we have nothing against treating yourself to pricey ornaments on occasion, there are more economical ways to go about procuring a vast inventory of fashionable accessories.

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Top 5 Skills Recruiters Look For in a Candidate

If you’re looking for a job, you’ve probably got your résumé online and you may even be attending career fairs. Whether you have a little or a lot of experience in your industry, there are certain working skills that all recruiters—no matter what job they’re trying to fill—are looking for in a candidate.


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