We are pleased to present to you the following slate of candidates to serve on the 2013-2014 IABC/Chicago Board of Directors. At a time when all of our professional and personal lives are extraordinarily busy, these individuals have committed to serve IABC/Chicago, the world’s oldest IABC chapter, and one of its largest. We commend them for providing their time [...]
At the April 17 IABC/Chicago luncheon, co-authors of “It’s My Company TOO!” will define the difference between engaged and entangled employees. Register today to hear from DePaul University professor Kenneth Thompson, GuideStar founder Ramon Benedetto, Tasty Catering CEO Thomas Walter, and Nuphoriq creative director Molly Meyer — and receive a free copy of the book!
In this engaging and informative presentation, you’ll learn about the vital link between show business and your business, and how you can take advantage of the techniques actors use to make the most of every communication opportunity. Corporate communicators will come away with tactics you can put to work immediately to give better counsel to [...]
Susan Coe Heitsch talks with us here about her experience being a member of IABC/Chicago. Thank you, Susan!
The final deadline to submit entries for the 2013 IABC/Chicago Bronze Quill Award competition is Tuesday, March 5. The competition is open to all Chicago-area business communicators who completed a significant project in 2012 embodying excellence in one of 27 categories across three divisions: communication management, communication skills and creative. Winning entries feature clear objectives supporting [...]
The lines between internal and external communications are gone. That’s right, gone. Companies are scrambling to understand the new era of communications and how to capitalize on this shift. Cut the Cord is a multifaceted, colorful event designed to enlighten the corporate communicator – not only what is happening, but how to hedge against the [...]
For Lisa Sodeika, EVP Corporate Affairs for HSBC North America, winning a Bronze Quill Award of Excellence in 2012 was a way to gain exposure for her communication team’s outstanding work. She reflects on her experience in this video. The 2013 IABC/Chicago Bronze Quill Award competition is open to all Chicago-area business communicators who completed a [...]
The IABC/Chicago Bronze Quill Awards celebrate excellence in business communication and the invaluable ways that communication strengthens the bottom line of any organization. The early-bird submission deadline is Feb. 10, and the final deadline is Feb. 24. Learn how to submit your entry today.
PLEASE NOTE THE EVENT DATE HAS CHANGED TO FEBRUARY 6 Balihoo Productions along with IABC/Chicago presents “Cut the Cord,” an event dedicated to corporate communications done right. The event will feature Jim Ylisela and Tim Clue, corporate communications gurus and masters of analyzing and lampooning the industry’s good, bad and ugly. Join us for an [...]
IABC/Chicago is pleased to host a panel discussion on sustainability and communications with moderator Ron Loch, senior vice president and managing director of the Sustainability Consulting Practice at Gibbs & Soell. Panelists to include Connie Lindsey, Northern Trust, and Angie Chaplin, director of communications for Solo Cup. Register today and check back for additional details. Wednesday, January 16, [...]