3 Ways to Pitch Yourself in 30 Seconds

How to make a strong impression on people. Get on the fast track. Have a reason you joined the firm. Explain how things fit together. Be crisp and casual. Know your skills. Know how your brain works so you can find a natural fit at work. Tell people how your brain works. Know your nature…

LSU Homecoming Events 2013

BATON ROUGE – The following events related to LSU Homecoming will take place today through Sunday, Oct. 27:   • Greek Lawn Decoration Competition Display – Saturday, Oct. 26, and Sunday, Oct. 27. View the creative and spirited lawn decorations in front of Greek chapter homes along West Lakeshore Drive throughout the day. Student organizations will…

Lamar Chamber Series I – Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra

Chamber Series Friday, October 25, 2013, 7:00pm Grace Episcopal Church Lamar Chamber Series I This season’s Lamar Chamber Series will be a Festival of the Baroque. This three-concert celebration will explore a broad variety of musical composition that emerged from the Baroque era ranging from the solo sonata through chamber music with organ and orchestral…

Baton Rouge Joins 60-City Live Program with Former U.S. Secretary of State

BATON ROUGE – The U.S.-China relationship is in the news nearly every day for economic, political, environmental and other reasons. To help Americans understand this dynamic relationship and answer their questions on the issues, the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations will conduct the seventh annual China Town Hall, Local Connections, National Reflections featuring a live…

5 Writing WordShops, Nov. 1

The Louisiana Center for the Book in the State Library is hosting five WordShops for writers Friday, Nov. 1, the day before the 2013 Louisiana Book Festival. Acclaimed singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier will lead a full-day songwriting WordShop in the State Library of Louisiana’s Capitol View Room. Gauthier will help participants find a unique writing voice…