Category Archives: Blog

October is Membership Month

By IABC International
October 1, 2014

October is International Membership Month at IABC! We are encouraging you to “Wake Up to IABC” and think of an IABC membership in the same way they do their daily… Read more

First event of the season an outstanding event

By Deena Tokaryl
September 30, 2014

IABC BC kicked off the 2014/15 season with a new president, new social media contest, new venue, and a lot of energy and enthusiasm. Attended by more than 60 current,… Read more

Jobline update

By Lydia Tay, VP, Sponsorship
September 20, 2014

Did you know that our annual member survey showed that almost 60% of our members are using IABC/BC’s JobLine to look for new career? Could your organisation benefit from posting… Read more

AFABC awarded IABC/BC Gift of Communications

By Adoptive Families Association of BC
September 3, 2014

The International Association of Business Communicators BC Chapter (IABC/BC) is helping adoptive families in BC through their Gift of Communications program. Gift of Communications started in 2001 by IABC International,… Read more

President’s message: Incoming leadership team ready to meet challenges

By Catherine Ducharme, IABC/BC President
August 30, 2014

Attracting, retaining and engaging members is a focus for all associations, not just IABC/BC. Our environment is noisy and competitive. Time-strapped members, with unprecedented access to rich content, free webinars… Read more

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Externally, IABC/BC is not on the radar!

By Catherine Ducharme, IABC/BC President
August 30, 2014

A survey of over 200 business leaders (162 of which are involved in hiring & purchasing decisions around communication) revealed we have a lot of work to do to build… Read more

Welcome to the new iabc.bc.ca

By Brice Dare, IABC/BC VP, Internal Communications
August 27, 2014

So, you may have noticed that things look just a little bit different around here. IABC/BC is proud to introduce its new website to the world. I know it’s a… Read more

Last call – Silver Leaf award entry deadline is September 12

By Lisa Brake, ABC, Silver Leaf Co-Chair, IABC Canada West
August 26, 2014

IABC Canada’s Silver Leaf Awards final deadline for submissions is Friday, September 12! This is your opportunity to earn national recognition for your communications work. IABC is searching every corner… Read more

2014 Volunteer of the Year Nominees

By Lisa Wellbourn, IABC/BC VP, Volunteer Services
May 29, 2014

Congratulations to all of the nominees for this year’s President’s Award for Volunteer of the Year! This award is presented to a volunteer who has made a significant impact on… Read more

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2014 Student Volunteer of the Year Nominees

By Lisa Wellbourn, IABC/BC VP, Volunteer Services
May 29, 2014

Congratulations to all of the nominees for this year’s President’s Award for Student Volunteer of the Year! A new award created for 2014, the Student Volunteer of the Year recognizes… Read more

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