Lisa Hibner

Interim Director, Advising, Career & Transfer Services

Lisa Hibner

Meet Lisa Hibner, Director of the Baton Rouge Community College Career Center!

Coach, Advocate, Leader

Department you are part of: Student Affairs

Number of years you have been at the college: 8 years

While still a high school student, Lisa stumbled upon the book by Richard Bolles, “What Color is Your Parachute,” and her passion for helping others began. As a trained career and job coach, Lisa understands students’ need for support as they navigate the academic and career exploration process, and she works diligently to ensure that students are given every opportunity to achieve career success.

Lisa holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Education and a Master of Arts in Counseling from Louisiana State University. She began her professional career as a high school teacher and then moved into higher education where she has served students as an academic advisor, an instructor, and a career and job coach. Lisa was recognized for her past activities including the creation of a retention program and a course in learning frameworks for students experiencing academic difficulty. As a leader in higher education career services, she champions a curriculum integration approach, partnering with faculty and administration to ensure students have multiple opportunities to engage in career readiness activities and programs as part of their college experience.

Lisa is an active member of Louisiana Career Development Association (LCDA) and the National Career Development Association (NCDA), and she served two years as the LCDA President. Under her leadership, LCDA was recognized as an NCDA state division of the year. Lisa often volunteers her services as a speaker and mentors others interested in the field of career coaching. She is excited to be a part of the CareerWaves2 initiative.

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Student Success Story: Jennifer

Jennifer was thirty years old when she decided it was time for a career change. She had been working for eleven years as a pet training instructor and wanted something more stable, with a better career outlook and a change …

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Changing Views and Opportunities for Women in Construction

Considering a career in the construction industry?  Today’s numbers present a compelling case for more women in leadership, in the field, and in firm operations.

To learn more, check out this helpful article from dmagzine.

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10 Common IT Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

Are you preparing for an interview as an IT professional?

Check out this helpful article from the Muse on their inisights on 10 Common IT interview questions!

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Your New Job Search Secret Weapon: A Resume Outline

Having a resume is a great first step to kicking off your job search.

To learn more, check out this helpful article.

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How to Write a College Resume That’ll Get You Hired (Plus an Example!)

Writing a college resume could be a daunting task, but we have made it easier for you!

Check out this article from the Muse on tips and advice on how to write a college resume with an example!

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Your Ultimate Guide to Answering the Most Common Interview Questions

Are you interested in learning more about the most common interview questions often asked by employers?

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Meet BRCC HVAC Graduate – Alfred Isaac Sr.-

Meet BRCC HVAC Graduate – Alfred Isaac Sr.-  “How you do your work reflects whether you love what you do or you just do it for a check.”

My name is Alfred Isaac Sr. and I am employed as an HVAC …

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