IABC invites you to submit your presentation proposal to be considered for the 2016 IABC World Conference. The conference will be held in New Orleans, 5–8 June 2016. Submissions must be completed and submitted online no later than 5 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, 30 September 2015. The 2016 conference theme is RISE: Innovating Global Communication. We seek presentations that: Educate about the rise of the communication profession in the global marketplace. Support communicators driving innovation… Read More
In 2006, I joined the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). I had just been promoted to the position of Communications Consultant for Chevron, and my new job brought my family to our new home in Houston, Texas. I am originally from New Orleans, Louisiana; and for five years, I had the great opportunity to work for Chevron’s Gulf of Mexico Business Unit, where I provided writing, website development, graphics and video webcasting support. Two… Read More
The IABC World Conference heads to fabulous New Orleans next year, hosting its annual assembly with over a thousand top communication professionals from around the World. The event will take place on 5-8 June 2016 at the Hilton Riverside hotel.
I’m back at my desk after attending – and speaking at – the IABC World Conference held in San Francisco a couple of weeks ago. If you weren’t able to attend this massive event, here are three round ups (here, here and here) from IABC. For my post I thought I’d take a little different approach – and list five ideas that really resonated with me over the couple of days. 1) Use speed… Read More
A changing landscape is nothing new for the big wide world of communication, but the speakers at this year’s IABC World Conference in San Francisco addressed the very core of that change and what it’ll take to navigate it successfully. While each and every talk was innovative and inspiring, there were a few lessons in particular that stood out. Prezi was among the sponsors at the World Conference and we had the… Read More