Archive for February, 2010

What Can MemberSpeak Do For You?

Friday, February 26th, 2010

How nice would it be to have a place where one could pose questions, ask for help, and connect with other communicators from around the globe?  It’s not only nice but also readily available at IABC through a forum called MemberSpeak. Free and accessible 24 hours a day, it is a bustling community full of… »

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De-Junk Your Job

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Organizing your time and workspace may sound like a great resolution for the New Year. Yet for some, the task sounds daunting. Where do I put all those papers? Can I really throw this file away? How can I dial down the electronic communications? At last month’s IABC/Iowa monthly event, “De-Junk Your Job,” attendees were… »

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March Member Anniversaries

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Congratulations to our members celebrating March anniversaries! Cindy Duran – Rockwell Collins – 22 years Summer Evans – Iowa Association of School Boards – 1 year Brenda Friedrich – Friedrich Communications – 1 year Angela Gallagher – John Deere Credit – 1 year Julie Gibson – Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa – 9… »

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Member Profile – Liz George

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

What is your current job? I’m a marketing assistant in the marketing department at ARAG. My position just recently changed so I am still acclimating to my new duties! I now handle tradeshows and conferences coordination, awards applications, copywriting and editing for our intranet, attending company benefit fairs, current client renewal proposals, corporate holiday communications,… »

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April event: Learn How to Measure Communication

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

If you attend one major professional development event this year, our April 7 half-day seminar is it.  IABC/Iowa is proud to host Angela Sinickas, a pioneer in the field of communication measurement, as she shares her expertise and insights on the important topic of strategic communication planning. Angela is president of Sinickas Communications, Inc., an international… »

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