BR chamber intern program returns
The Baton Rouge Area Chamber is again offering InternBR, an initiative designed to provide student interns with leadership and communication skills needed in the workplace.
Participants must have a summer internship in the Baton Rouge area, be enrolled in a college or university and have permission from a direct supervisor. Those selected be notified in May.
The six-week program takes place in June and July and will include skills development workshops, service and social events, and a graduation ceremony. Applications can be submitted by students and employers online at brac.org/internbr through April 30.
Professional communication and leadership topics include behavior preferences and leadership styles, email and workplace etiquette, personal branding and interview preparation. Participants also will experience a service and social event to connect them with young professional organizations in the area.