LSU Executive Education Welcomes Disney Institute to Baton Rouge on June 13

05/15/2013 03:54 PM

BATON ROUGE – Disney Institute is bringing its renowned Disney’s Approach to Selection, Training & Engagement course for the first time to the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge on June 13. Sponsored by LSU Executive Education, the full-day event will teach area professionals how to train, develop and retain skilled employees who understand and convey the values of their business to achieve positive economic results.

Disney Institute facilitators will explain effective business models and concepts while organizing group discussions, team-building exercises, experiential activities and case studies from Disney’s many business units.  

LSU Executive Education Director Robin Kistler said, “We are thrilled to be hosting the Disney Institute again this year by offering this new topic. We believe this is a timely topic that will teach the audience how to drive business results, retain employees and satisfy customers.”

Registration is $385 per person and includes all course materials including lunch, parking, etc. A discounted rate of $370 per person is available for groups of four or more from the same organization. For more information or to register, call 225-578-5516 or visit

For more than 50 years, LSU Executive Education, part of the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute at the E. J. Ourso College of Business, has prepared individuals and organizations to meet the challenges of a changing workplace and economy. Focusing on professional development in leadership and business, Executive Education partners with organizations who believe the key to sustainability is investing in their most valuable resource – people. Visit for more information about non-credit and non-degree programs.

Disney Institute inspires professionals to use Disney best practices to think and act differently about their business. At the heart of every Disney Institute client interaction are lessons on company culture and brand building. The Disney culture is deeply rooted in leadership, the customer experience, and creativity/innovation, all of which have helped the company be successful for many decades. To learn more, visit or call 321-939-4600.

Wendy  Marx 
E. J. Ourso College of Business

Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2013