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March 2017

Break Through Communications Conference

March 29 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Walper Hotel,
20 Queen Street South
Kitchener, ON N2G 1V6 Canada
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  Looking to break through the noise on oversaturated communication channels? Ready to break through in your communications or marketing career? On March 29th, you can Break Through with IABC Waterloo. IABC Waterloo’s first annual Break Through Conference is a must-attend event for communicators. Hosted in partnership with the Conestoga College School of Media & Design, this one-day event will provide you with the skills you need to effectively engage your audience in today’s rapid-fire communication landscape. Renowned speakers and…

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March 31 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Royal Hamilton Yacht Club,
555 Bay Street North
Hamilton, , Ontario L8L 1H1 Canada
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Join IABC Golden Horseshoe at the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club for Conversations@Work, a breakfast learning session presented by Janet Hueglin Hartwick. Conversations@Work is a training program that offers practical, evidence-based lessons for busy professionals on how to spark meaningful and productive conversations at work. Combining neuroscience with the art of communication, Conversations@Work helps leaders and professionals motivate others to work hard, stay engaged and demonstrate mental fitness. When: Friday, March 31, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Where: Royal Hamilton Yacht Club, 555…

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April 2017

Webinar – The missing link: Traps and tricks of confident leadership

April 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presented by Anna Conrad Confident Leadership is like walking a tightrope: too little, and you have no credibility; too much, and you are seen as a bully. Striking the right balance is a critical – and often elusive – skill.  This highly engaging and informative session provides participants with a deep understanding of what makes a Confident Leader as well as specific tools to get there. Presenter/Anna Conrad, JD,  is founder of Impact Leadership Solutions, a Denver based leadership development and…

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May 2017

Crisis plans that reposition a brand for success

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presented by Darius Fisher Using real life case studies, this presentation will provide attendees with the tools they need to proactively prepare for, survive, and rebuild their brand following a crisis.     By attending this webinar, you will learn how to: Be proactive! Build out positive properties early on. Utilize SEO experts to ensure these properties rank well. Plan for a crisis, even if you NEVER think one might hit. Rebuild post-crisis with reputation management tactics. Integrate efforts for…

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FREE EVENT: Taco Tuesday Spring Social and BYOBC (Bring Your Own Business Challenge)

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Beaver & Bulldog,
2020 Lakeshore Road
Burlington, ON L7R 4G8 Canada
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On May 2, join us for Taco Tuesday as IABC Golden Horseshoe hosts a FREE-for-Members (yes, you read that correctly!) Spring Social sponsored by CNW. In additional to enjoying a casual evening of networking, you are invited to bring your business challenges and your thinking cap, as we crowdsource ideas, answers and advice. Join a discussion table and get insights on your biggest communications problems, issues and questions from our panel of veteran communicators, or contribute your expertise to help…

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Webinar: Dare to be different! A new perspective on goal-setting

May 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Jan Spence

Presented by Jan Spence Many times throughout the year, people create to-do lists of various goals they would like to accomplish. For communication professionals, many feel that they have a good grasp on succinctly specifying the objectives that they would like to achieve. However, the real trick is taking that written list and putting it into action; and taking a traditional approach to goal-setting, regardless of how well-written the plan may be, can often lead to mounting frustration and undue stress.…

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Solution provider webinar: The changing face of crisis in the digital age

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerard Braud

Presented by Gerard Braud In a single week, Pepsi pulled down a major ad campaign, the president’s press secretary was forced to apologize, and United Airlines experienced a $1.4 Billion dollar drop in their stock value because of the viral video showing a passenger being dragged from a plane. The common factor: Social media brought pressure on each of these entities in ways that none of them were prepared to face. This is the changing face of crisis in the digital…

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IABC GH’s AGM & Professor Paula Barrett on ‘learning like an intern’

May 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Royal Botanical Gardens,
680 Plains Rd W.
Burlington, ON L72 4H4 Canada
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Learn like an intern

Join us for the IABC Golden Horseshoe chapter’s annual general meeting on Tuesday, May 30 at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington. Your ticket will include access to the meeting proceedings, a guest speaker presentation, bbq dinner, free access to all the gardens and your parking fee. Spring is a beautiful season at RBG so plan to come out early and enjoy a walk through the gardens. Our guest speaker is Paula Barrett, a public relations professor from Conestoga College.…

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June 2017

How to get employee attention when everyone’s so busy

June 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Presented by Sarah Perry The workplace today is both exciting and terrifying. Never before has there been so much information coming our way. Never before has there been so much pointless distraction. Which means Internal Communicators must carefully juggle how to get important information out to staff – without overloading or annoying them. In this refreshing session hosted by seasoned internal communications pro, Sarah Perry, CEO of SnapComms, you’re given a comprehensive overview on how to get the right message, to the right…

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July 2017

Webinar: Saving lives or saving face – Exposing the true cost of “playing it safe”

July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
David Lazarenko

Presented by David Lazarenko As marketers, are we more concerned with saving face or saving lives? In 2016, the Canadian Yukon government retracted their “We All Need the D” public service campaign due to an embarrassing, unintended reference to male genitalia. Unfortunately, their scramble to save face may have put a stop to one of the most successful public campaigns in years, showing more concern for their image than results. And they’re not alone: marketers often shy away from…

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