Speaker stresses relationships with customers
Thanks to the Rockdale Downtown Association for the great meeting last week with Ed Peters. He gave the group information of how to promote their business.
One of his main points is that it is all about relationships and how we get along with our customers. Truer words were never spoken — it is all about taking care of each other and personal contact. Full Story
Unemployment rate jumps back over 10%
Milam spent 10 months of 2009 over 10-percent jobless benchmark
The year 2009 is one for the record books, and where the county jobless rate is concerned, it was the worst showing since the Workforce Commission began keeping records.
Milam’s December unemployment rate was 10.3 percent, giving the county its tenth month of double-digit joblessness in 2009. Full Story
WHAT DOES THE CUSTOMER WANT?
WHAT DOES THE CUSTOMER WANT? Ed Peters, of the 4Profit Institute in Florida, gave a presentation to about 60 people, ranging from Dallas to San Antonio, last week at the Patterson Civic Center. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past two weeks included the following:
Abandonment of Assumed Names
John Robert Melton dba John Brasher Used Cars (v. 1,116, p. 443).
David Romero dba El Paisa Lagunero (v. 1,116, p. 455).
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RFCU scores big in quarterly industry study
Rockdale Federal Credit Union was awarded a 5-star superior rating from BauerFinancial Inc of Coral Gables, Florida.
The 5-Star rating is based on the overall financial condition of the credit union indicating strength and stability, said Karen L. Dorway, BauerFinancial president. Full Story