Harvard psychologist Daniel Shapiro, an expert on the emotional dimension of negotiation and author of Negotiating the Nonnegotiable: How to Resolve Your Most Emotionally Charged Conflicts. Shapiro shows readers how to use emotions to turn a disagreement-big or small, professional or personal-into an opportunity for mutual gain.
Congressman Charles Boustany
Congressman Charles Boustany discusses with Jim the benefits of having flood insurance and storm detection in households in Louisiana. He is on the show for the remaining of the first hour with Jim and touches on health and weight loss in America.
Former LSU Football Coach, Jerry Stovall
Former LSU head coach Jerry Stovall, who took over at LSU in 1980 as an emergency hire following the death of then-head coach Bo Rein. Stovall recalls what it was like to be drafted in the National Football League years ago. Stovall took over at LSU in 1980 as an emergency hire following the death of then-head coach Bo Rein. He talks football and the NFL Draft with Jim and also his years spent as the president of the Baton Rouge Sports Foundation.
Dr. Shawn Wilson
Shawn Wilson of Lafayette is the Secretary of the state Department of Transportation and Development. Wilson witnesses the infrastructure of Louisiana everyday in his commute from his residence in Lafayette. He plans to fix roads and reduce traffic with the resources given considering budget cuts.