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Register now for January program on thought leadership

10:50 03 January in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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Our 2015 Professional Development series kicks off on Jan. 21, with Kevin Cobb, director, online marketing and content at DSI, sharing how his team developed and implemented a thought leadership strategy at DSI Labs. Thought leadership is becoming one of those ubiquitous marketing terms, but as the pressure for companies to create intelligent, insightful and relatable content continues to rise, it’s more important than ever to...

Register NOW for early bird savings for BCS 2016 – discounts good until Dec. 31!

17:55 28 December in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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Don’t miss this chance to attend BCS at its most affordable price. KC IABC members can secure their spots for just $100. This bargain price is only good until Dec. 31, 2015; after that it will jump to $200 for members. You won’t want to miss it! Register now and save!  Early bird savings are also in effect until Dec. 31 for nonmembers. Don't miss BCS 2016!  Date: Tuesday,...

Super-saver deadline for 2016 World Conference is Dec. 31

09:20 21 December in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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It’s just as critical to network with your global peers as it is to stay on top of the latest advances in the profession. That’s why IABC's World Conference is the must-attend event for all IABC members. Scheduled for June 5-8 in New Orleans, the conference "super-saver" rate ends Dec. 31. Make the early commitment to attend the conference, and you could save more than $400, compared...

Keynote speaker set for BCS 2016: Register now for early bird savings!

19:52 08 December in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, for Kansas City's largest gathering of business communicators, sponsored by KC IABC. This annual summit features expert speakers and communications professionals from a cross-section of industries. We're excited to announce our keynote speaker: Peg Fitzpatrick, who is best known as the co-author of The Art of Social Media with Guy Kawasaki. Peg works in the trenches of social media, marketing and...

KC IABC membership files: JEANENE DUNN

15:40 04 December in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, Uncategorized
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Independent communications professional Why my KC IABC membership is valuable: I have been a member of KC IABC for almost 20 years. For me, membership and participation in the organization has been a sound investment. The programs are so substantive and relevant, especially the Business Communicators Summit. This year was my first attending the BCS and it will not be my last. My fellow KC IABC members are the...

President’s Note: Upcoming events custom designed for communicators – register now!

10:35 01 December in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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I trust you are all enjoying this holiday season and have fun plans to celebrate. Hopefully the KC IABC jointly hosted KC Marketing Clubs Holiday Extravaganza on December 10, at STUDIO Dan Meiners, is one of the holiday activities on your calendar as a must-attend event! A sell-out every year, this is a great opportunity to connect with fellow communicators and creatives in KC. Don't...

KC IABC membership files: JULIE BARTELS SMITH

10:10 30 November in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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Company: JBSmith Communications, Inc. Why my KC IABC membership is valuable: IABC has been with me for 30+ years now, and it's the single most valuable relationship in my professional career. It has played a role in every single job opportunity I've pursued and nearly every piece of business I've received as an independent communications consultant. IABC colleagues teach me, challenge me, inspire me and console me. They...

Insights from a KC Quills Best in Show winner on a Facebook campaign

20:06 24 November in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events, Quill news
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Marianne Sicking, a communications consultant with Kansas Gas Service, is KC IABC's Best in Show winner for the 2015 KC Quills. She also won a silver quill award in the IABC Southern Region and more. Learn about her winning social media Facebook campaign and the lessons she learned from her experience in entering and winning the KC Quills top prize. Roy Harryman, a frequent volunteer and long-time...

KC IABC membership files: KATHRYN LORENZEN

11:38 20 November in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership
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Kathryn Lorenzen Company: LandaJob Marketing & Creative Talent Why my KC IABC membership is valuable: My membership in KC IABC has given me so much in professional enrichment and personal connections. I always find programming that adds to my understanding of the changing world of communications, and I've made sustaining friendships that have deepened over the years. In addition, I've had the opportunity to give back by contributing to KC...

KC IABC membership files: ERIC MORGENSTERN

10:02 13 November in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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ERIC MORGENSTERN Company: Morningstar Communications Why my KC IABC membership is valuable: I’ve built great relationships and friends through my involvement with KC IABC over the years. Those valued connections span a wide range of talented communicators who share life values of learning from each other, strengthening relationships and paying it forward. The diversity of thought is incredibly helpful to me as a person and professional. KC IABC provides extraordinary...