8 Virtual World Conference sessions to strengthen your leadership skills

Adapt to change. Guide with transparency. Shift your leadership approach.

The Virtual IABC World Conference offers unmatched education opportunities for business communication professionals. Our workforce is dynamic and your leadership style should reflect that. Attend #IABC20 to learn how to adapt your leadership style to be more transparent, approachable and innovative.

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Develop a new approach to leading

Leaders play a pivotal role in the success of their team—and we know that you have questions on how to navigate this impactful responsibility. Shift your approach to leadership by attending sessions that will instill key leadership techniques designed to enable your team’s transformational visionaries to thrive.

Ready to make the leadership leap? Here are a few sessions to start with:

3 high-level communication hats leaders must wear for effective internal communication
Monday, 15 June
2:30–3:15 p.m. PDT

Transformation is changing how leaders communicate: Are you ready to help?
Monday, 15 June
1:30–2:15 p.m. PDT

Communicating powerful vulnerability: Why, how, when and where
Tuesday, 16 June
1:30–2:15 p.m. PDT

Our organizations are networks: Why don’t we use them for communication and leadership?
Wednesday, 17 June
1–2:15 p.m. PDT

Communicate through a long-game crisis

Working from a playbook is easy, but what happens when there isn’t a playbook? As you continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, you might already be picking up that this crisis doesn’t have a clear beginning and end, leaving most crisis planning templates unusable. We’ll provide actionable, applicable skills and knowledge to help you navigate an ongoing, long-game crisis and the communications associated with it.

Interested in learning more? Check out these sessions:

COVID-19, An Asian perspective: Communication lessons learned and applying them to the future
Monday, 15 June
11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. PDT

Are you ready to rethink strategic change communication?
Monday, 15 June
11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. PDT

Communicating layoffs: How to show compassion, build credibility and maintain employee engagement
Monday, 15 June
1:30–2:15 p.m. PDT

Turning crisis into an opportunity
Tuesday, 16 June
3–3:45 p.m. PDT

Check out the full conference schedule. 

 

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