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Watch our Marketing Smackdown in February: Social vs. Email vs. Print

12:38 29 January in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Professional Development
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Get ready for left hooks, sucker punches and blows to the solar plexus. Then we’ll talk about marketing. Thursday, February 15, 7:30-9 a.m., Brio Tuscan Grille, Kansas City, Mo. Are you ready to rrrruuuuuummbbbble? Sign up to watch the ultimate marketing cage match during our February meeting.   [embed]https://vimeo.com/252821685[/embed]   Sign up now!...

2018 Business Communicators Summit Lineup

10:29 25 January in Business Communicators Summit, featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events
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The 2018 Business Communicators Summit (BCS) will be on March 8, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, KS. Register now. Don’t miss your opportunity to attend this premier event for communicators and marketers. Check out the list of speakers at this year’s event We have a great lineup planned for this year. Joining our keynote presenter Quinn Tempest, check out...

University of Kansas: Communications Coordinator

16:22 24 January in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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KU Information Technology is looking for a Communications Coordinator to help KU students, faculty and staff communicate, collaborate and connect on campus. The Communications Coordinator assists in the development and creation of communications focused primarily on strategic promotion of central IT services and resources to campus. This position has responsibility for a wide range of branding and communications initiatives, including progressive print and email communications, KU...

SkillPath: Sales and Marketing Promotions Manager

16:13 23 January in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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SkillPath (located in Mission, KS) is seeking a Sales and Marketing Promotions Manager for a client experience role. The individual in this newly created position will play an integral role in developing and implementing the company’s brand strategy as we continue to drive in to new markets with refined products and a growing salesforce. We are looking for a self-starter who is energetic, creative, and...

Don’t Miss Early Bird Registration for BCS

17:03 08 January in Business Communicators Summit, KC IABC Blog
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    Kansas City’s largest gathering of business communicators is right around the corner, and the early bird registration is now open! The 2018 Business Communicators Summit (BCS) will take place on Thursday, March 8, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, KS. If you register now, you'll save big!   Early bird savings extended through February 4 Members: $100 (regular price $200) Nonmembers: $225 (regular...

President’s Note: Ring in the New Year

21:53 07 January in Business Communicators Summit, featured-event, KC IABC Blog, News and events, Professional Development
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By Stacey Dickson – KC IABC President   I encourage you to ring in the new year by resolving to make an investment in your career. Make 2018 the year you hone in on your communications skills. Attend KC IABC meetings and the annual Business Communicators Summit (BCS) to grow your professional network and enhance your knowledge. We are starting the year with a variety of new and stimulating...

Join us Jan. 18 to start the year off right

13:29 03 January in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Professional Development
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Hello, 2018! Begin your year with a laugh (and some learning) at our January breakfast, Humor: Unleashing Your Secret (Untapped) Marketing Tactic. Learn how to stand out in the often dull and dour world of marketing and internal communications by connecting with human emotion. In this breakfast seminar, two veteran communicators – Jeremy Wood and Roy Harryman – will share and show examples from the real world of...

Small Talk is Huge

11:30 14 December in KC IABC Blog, Professional Development
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By Roy Harryman – KC IABC Board Member, Programming   In any relationship, whether business or personal, things start small. You don't go from a chance meeting at a Chamber lunch to a job offer as the dessert is being passed. Instead, things often begin with a type of dialogue we refer to as “small talk.” The name unfortunately implies this talk is unimportant. In fact, more “important” talk is impossible...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas: Director Digital and Marketing Communications and eCommerce

13:35 09 December in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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This position will drive engagement with targeted audiences through brand positioning and marketing strategies across online and offline communication channels. Lead development and execute effective marketing communications, digital and social media strategies, web site development and usability, and customer experience initiatives. Manage a customer-centric team responsible for creative corporate design, product marketing, web site design, maintenance and usability, leverage digital and direct response opportunities and...

University of Kansas: Communications Coordinator

11:14 08 December in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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The University of Kansas is seeking a Communications Coordinator to assist in the development and creation of communications focused primarily on strategic promotion of central IT services and resources to campus. This position has responsibility for a wide range of branding and communications initiatives, including progressive print and email communications, KU IT’s social media presence, web content and online outreach, marketing collateral, videos, event planning, and...