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KC presenter at IABC Southern Region connect17

12:06 02 November in KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events, Professional Development, Uncategorized
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Congratulations to member Marjie Goodman for being selected as a presenter for the IABC Southern Region connect17 conference. Marjie spoke on how to create more video to engage employees using storytelling and incorporated videos produced right here in KC. The connect17 conference occurred Oct. 25-27 in downtown Houston, Texas, and had attendees from all over the Southern region of the IABC, including other countries. Marjie joined the KC IABC...

nSight Marketing: Marketing Assistant

08:36 18 October in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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Overview The primary responsibility of this vital position is to contribute to, prepare materials and project manage comprehensive communications programs to promote the value of nSight Marketing to our prospects and clients. Roles •Represent the “back office” for nSight Marketing as well as direct communications with clients on details of certain projects (i.e. preparing for and deploying surveys, preparation for live meetings with Melynn) •Assist with marketing activities to...

International Essential Tremor Foundation: Marketing and Communications Manager

16:33 17 October in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) seeks a dynamic, self-starter to lead our marketing and communications efforts. This is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for a nonprofit organization. • Provide strategic direction for the IETF’s marketing and fundraising efforts • Write and coordinate the articles for our magazine, Tremor Talk (published three times a year) • Write and edit the monthly e-newsletter,...

Eight Reasons Why Print Still Matters in a Digital World

14:39 10 October in IndyComm, KC IABC Blog
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By Byron Ginsburg, KC IABC IndyComm Co-Organizer   KC IABC’s special interest groups IndyComm and Masters were recently invited to NextPage for a timely refresher on the role and impacts of paper in a digital-centric communications world. Attendees were treated to lunch, a copy of co-sponsor Mohawk Paper’s impressive "A Maker's Field Guide to Texture and Color," and a tour of NextPage's ever-expanding print and manufacturing capabilities. Highlighting the presentation...

Johnson County, Kan.: Library Web Content Developer

12:20 05 October in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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Overview The position of Web Content Developer for the Library with Johnson County Government will perform the following essential duties. Responsibilities Prepares text and graphics to be included on Library website; writes, edits, and maintains website and blog content; monitors website text for information and appropriate style; strategically manages and schedules web content changes for assigned sites based on library programming calendar, current events and topics of interest;...

President’s Note: It’s Rocktober!

17:14 03 October in featured-event, KC IABC Blog, Membership, News and events
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By Stacey Dickson – KC IABC President As 7-time International Chapter of the Year, the Kansas City chapter of International Association of Business Communicators rocks! I love being a part of this organization.The opportunities to build lasting relationships and grow my skills are phenomenal. Immersing myself in the organization by volunteering on committees and serving on the board has made my membership even more valuable. That’s why I...

Taking that first step: Why joining KC IABC was the right move

12:47 03 October in KC IABC Blog, Membership
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By Amanda Fischer-Penner, Public Information Specialist – Hickman Mills C-1 School District Have you ever considered joining KC IABC but just haven’t taken that first step? I’ve been there. I know how you feel. It took me a long time before I finally dove in. You’re thinking, “Will it be worth the cost? How active is it? Will members welcome me? Ugh, networking can be so...

Cerner: Graphic Designer

08:44 30 September in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members
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Overview As part of Cerner’s Marketing organization, the Creative Services Team is dedicated to the mission of building Cerner’s health image. Using digital, traditional and experiential media, we develop integrated communications that are changing the way health care around the globe is experienced. We are looking for a graphic designer, who is driven and makes ideas happen. Must have an eye for detail and an attitude...

Black & Veatch: Internal Communications Intern

09:32 27 September in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members, Young Professionals
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Overview Black & Veatch is an employee-owned, global leader in building critical human infrastructure in Energy, Water, Telecommunications and Government Services. Since 1915, we have helped our clients improve the lives of people in over 100 countries through consulting, engineering, construction, operations and program management. Our revenues in 2016 were US $3.2 billion. Follow us on www.bv.com and in social media. Join a world-class internal communications...