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IABC extends Membership Month through November – join or renew today!

16:30 30 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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Dear KC IABC members, Thank you for your support of Member Month throughout October. The involvement of chapters and regions in promoting the campaign and IABC membership as a whole has been extremely positive and we have certainly seen the results of these efforts reflected in our membership numbers. As a result of the success of the campaign and following feedback from chapter members and regional leaders, the...

Feeling stuck? Try these tips for getting creative with boring topics

15:50 30 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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Sometimes, coming up with ideas for killer campaigns is easy. The company is amazing, the project is worthwhile, or to borrow the cliché, the product almost sells itself. Other times, though, we all get stuck. The topic is boring, the project isn’t too important, or we just can’t think of a new way to tackle the same old thing. Enter John Hornaday, account director at Barkley,...

KC IABC seeks member feedback

12:58 27 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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We would like to invite you, as a KC IABC member, to participate in our member satisfaction survey. Your responses will help ensure we are meeting member needs and providing valuable services. The 25 question survey should take about 15 minutes to complete. Your prompt reply will ensure your input is included in our 2016 planning. Take the survey...

The KC IABC membership files: HOLLY LAWTON

09:44 16 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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HOLLY LAWTON Company: Sprint Why my KC IABC membership is valuable: I've made such good contacts and friends through KC IABC whom I never would have met otherwise. The networking, development and social events are always relevant, interesting and fun. This group was a huge benefit to me during my job search four years ago. And if I'm ever looking again, I know a bunch of great people...

KC IABC thanks you!

16:32 14 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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October is International Membership Month. This means good things for you if you join or renew. Check out the details at iabc.com. Locally KC IABC is jumping on the bandwagon of good things by hosting our KC IABC Appreciation Reception. Join us from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 29 at Jack Stack BBQ’s Freight House location. The event is free. We’ll have beverages, free BBQ,...

Preview October meeting in podcast featuring Jonathan Mast

13:50 28 September in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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What's the business case for mobile live streaming apps such as Parascope and Blab? Jonathan Mast, director of social media at Sedgwick, is actively using these tools to promote and engage his company's brand. Join us Oct. 15 to learn how to: Incorporate live streaming into your digital communications strategy. Get leadership buy-in to start a live-streaming program. Develop a content map for live-streaming success. Overcome and manage the risks...

Social media sharing can open liability risks

11:12 20 September in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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As social media continues to gain momentum as the communications channel of choice, the chances of infringing on someone else’s protected material increase exponentially, no matter your individual role as a communicator. We see, we like, we click, we copy, we paste, we launch it on our website or intranet. Social media is like that, right? It is, but it’s not necessarily a safe way to...

Podcast highlights Masters’ forum coming on Aug. 20

15:53 15 August in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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Register now: http://www.cvent.com/d/trqcmh/4W Learn more: http://kciabc.com/events/ Listen to the podcast: Podcast about Ask the Masters forum We have an all-star cast of KC communications pros to answer your targeted questions in an extended session following our 8 a.m. breakfast on Thursday, Aug. 20. In this podcast, Roy Harryman interviews Eric Morgenstern, CEO of Morningstar Communications, about the upcoming event. Masters forum panelists are: Eric Morgenstern, APR Fellow PRSA, CEO Morningstar Communications Matt Tidwell,...

Quills celebration recognizes communications stars

18:00 21 June in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events, Quill news
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Join us on the red carpet as we recognize the stars in our industry. The Kansas City Quills will take place 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 16 at the Alamo Drafthouse. You’ll rub elbows with the stars themselves, celebrate with colleagues, and hear about award-winning communications work being done in our town. We are thrilled to have many quality entries this year! So, from technical skills to communications...

Blogging for Business: Bridging the gap internally

09:53 29 May in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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For many organizations, the marketing and communications department can partner with HR to help break through internal barriers to experiment with different digital communications tools. Before content marketing and thought leadership, many businesses started using social media as a recruitment tool. Why not do the same with blogging? Join us June 18 as our speaker, Anna Lewis, Digital Content Specialist in the Global Marketing and Communications...