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  • Wednesday, November 07, 2012 9:50 AM | Elizabeth Beckham

     

    Check out the latest edition of our chapter newsletter!  Mark your calendar for our joint meeting with GBRSHRM, Employee Learning Week, and our Holiday Celebration.   

    ASTDBR focus

    If you would like to provide feedback or submit information for "ASTDBRfocus" contact Elizabeth Beckham, vppublications@br.astd.org.

  • Thursday, September 06, 2012 7:24 AM | Deleted user
    ASTDBR is excited to announce that it has received pre-approval to offer 7.5 hours of general re-certification credit through HR Certification Institute for attendees of their professional development event, Change AnythingChange Anything, a program provided by Vital Smarts, is based on the best selling book of the same name.  If you are looking to make a change, this is a program you don't want to miss. The ASTDBR Change Anything event takes place October 4, 2012, from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at Louisiana Resource Center for Educators.

    Click here to see more information about the Change Anything event or to register.
  • Tuesday, July 31, 2012 7:34 PM | Elizabeth Beckham

     

    Check out the lasted edition of our chapter newsletter!  ASTDBR is voting on 2013 board members at the August meeting.  

    ASTDBR focus

    If you would like to provide feedback or submit information for "ASTDBRfocus" contact Elizabeth Beckham, vppublications@br.astd.org.

  • Tuesday, July 31, 2012 2:26 PM | Deleted user
    The ASTD Baton Rouge Chapter's Nomination Committee has announced chapter board nominations for the 2013 year.  Nominations are as follows:

     Position  Nominated Person
     President  Tricia Ferguson
     President Elect
     Amanda Newfield
     Past President
     Leah Tate
     Treasurer
     Sandy Acardo
     Secretary
     Jennifer Nides Nomey
     VP Hospitality
     Lisa Verret
     VP Publications
     Janina Fuller
     VP Technology
     Elizabeth Beckham
     VP Communications
     OPEN
     VP Membership
     Damona Banks
     VP Programs
     Kara Still
     VP Professional Development
     Robin Kistler
     VP Marketing
     Emma Parker

    Elections for nominated board positions will be held at the August Membership Meeting. Board positions are still available.  If you are interested in joining the ASTD Baton Rouge Chapter Board, contact President-elect@br.astd.org for more information.

  • Monday, July 30, 2012 12:30 PM | Leah Jenkins

    Did you know that our August 23rd chapter meeting will be held at the Louisiana Transportation Research Center on the LSU Campus?  The LTRC is located at 4099 Gourrier Avenue.  For more information about LTRC please visit their website:  www.ltrc.lsu.edu or check out this Google map  http://goo.gl/maps/wsOLS.

    Our meeting schedule will still be the same with check in and networking starting at 11:30.  Our meeting will be from 12 - 1 pm and lunch will be provided.

    We have been asked to park on the concrete parking spots as the asphalt spots are for LSU.

    Questions?  Comments?  Post them here!

  • Friday, July 13, 2012 9:01 AM | Deleted user
    Are you looking for a new position in the Baton Rouge area?  The Career Opportunities section has been updated with new positions available in the Baton Rouge area.  Click here to see more. Member login is required to view job postings.

    Posting of area career opportunities is one of the member benefits ASTDBR offers.  Not a member?  Click here to learn how you can join.

    Have a job you'd like us to feature?  It's free!  Click here to send your job information to us for posting.
  • Monday, July 02, 2012 8:02 AM | Elizabeth Beckham

    Update your calendars!  The Professional Development SIG will be meeting on JUNE 30 at the Bluebonnet Public Library from 6:30 to 8 p.m.   Join us as we discuss Patrick Lencioni's latest book:  “The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business”. 

    If you are interested in being a SIG member, e-mail vppublications@br.astd.org.

  • Friday, June 29, 2012 12:26 PM | Elizabeth Beckham

    The Helpful Links page in the member toolbox has been updated with links to great T&D websites, educational resources, and content development resources.  This content was provided by ASTDBR members.  If you have a resource that you would like to add, e-mail vppublications@br.astd.org.

  • Monday, June 11, 2012 10:16 AM | Elizabeth Beckham

     

    Check out the lasted edition of our chapter newsletter!  ASTDBR is currently accepting nominations for the 2013 Board.  Act fast!  The deadline for submitting nominiations is 6/15/12.

    ASTDBR focus

    If you would like to provide feedback or submit information for "ASTDBRfocus" contact Elizabeth Beckham, vppublications@br.astd.org.

  • Wednesday, June 06, 2012 2:51 PM | Deleted user
    Members, be sure to check out our updated careers opportunities page for newly posted and updated positions available for training and workforce development specialists.  Not a member?  Join today to see this and our other member only features.
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