Category Archives: Blog

Meet our proposed board slate for 2018-2019!

By Gemma Lawrence, Vice President
May 9, 2018

Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) is just around the corner on June 12th (Save the date!), and a key part of the AGM is to present our board slate for… Read more

Lead the Charge

By Laura Doskotch, Events volunteer
April 18, 2018

PD Panel: How senior leaders build teams, drive success and champion communication On March 22, 2018, a packed room was treated to a panel discussion on how senior leaders advocate… Read more

Get ready for IABC/BC’s next signature storytelling event

By Christine Ackerley, Event Director
April 10, 2018

Let’s face it – communications can be a tough gig. Whether you’re new to the field, or a seasoned pro, you likely know the value of communicators sharing their stories… Read more

IABC/BC Wave Awards 2018

By Adam Brayford and Gary Carr
April 4, 2018

Do you know a communicator who is a force of nature? A rising star? A leader who lights and leads the way for others? Someone with a passion for learning?… Read more

Join our board: Reasons to say YES! 

By Gemma Lawrence, Vice President
March 23, 2018

Are you interested in growing your leadership skills or building on your business acumen in a supportive, collaborative environment while influencing the direction of IABC/BC? Then consider joining our 2018/19… Read more

Call for Storytellers!

By Christine Ackerley, Event Director
March 12, 2018

Deadline extended The deadline for speaker submissions has been extended to end of day Saturday, March 31.   On April 19, 2018, IABC/BC will host its 6th annual signature storytelling event—an… Read more

Weighing the needs of your next digital marketing strategy

By Josh Loewen, Co-founder of The Status Bureau
March 7, 2018

Marketing online has exploded into a million vendors, apps, tactics and ideas. Here are the things I employ, and the rationale of when to use them. Unpaid search (SEO) Search… Read more

This #MemberMonth we’re celebrating you!

By Sarah Parker, Past President
February 28, 2018

Have you ever heard a story and thought, “I can relate to that” or “That’s exactly what I needed to hear today.”? The truth is, we all have a story… Read more

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It’s time to get a reality check

By Lynsey Gray, Student Ambassador
February 14, 2018

Are you graduating soon and feeling terrified? Are you beginning your post-secondary studies and unsure of your career goals? Are you considering a job or education in the field of… Read more

Leadership boot camp and award wins in sunny San Diego

By Gemma Lawrence, Vice President
February 14, 2018

On February 8th, I flew to San Diego to attend my first Leadership Institute (LI) as Vice President of the BC Chapter. LI, or  “leadership boot camp” as president Jeanette… Read more