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President’s Letter – August 2014

27.08.2014 in Be Heard Blog, IABC/SD News

In August, our new 2014-2015 came together to brainstorm ideas, set goals, and discuss new ways we can continue to serve our members and the communications community here in San Diego. We looked at what’s worked, what hasn’t, and new programming we can try. We…

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President’s Letter – May 2014

20.05.2014 in Be Heard Blog, IABC/SD News

This has been a crazy month for San Diegans with the heat waves and wild fires. I hope all of our north county members are safe. It’s scary when disasters like these strike so close to home.  Beyond impacting our personal situations, communicators are often…

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Communicating in a Crisis

20.05.2014 in Be Heard Blog

In the midst of a crisis, communications professionals are expected to work quickly to gather input from various sources and craft a comprehensive message. During this critical time, there are three reminders that will help make sure your crisis response messaging is as effective as…

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President’s Letter – April 2014

17.04.2014 in Be Heard Blog, IABC/SD News

It’s Spring Break, and while many students are enjoying time off from learning, it’s a great time of year for professionals to think about their development. All too often we get caught up in the day-to-day without devoting time to continued learning. At a recent…

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Meet Meg Crampton

16.04.2014 in Be Heard Blog, Meet our Members, Member Profiles

Meg Crampton is a talent acquisition employer branding coordinator for Eletronic Arts, Inc. She has been a member of IABC since spring 2013, and notes that she has loved being the bridge between USD students and the IABC organization. Further, she has enjoyed helping her fellow…

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I <3 Communication

14.02.2014 in Be Heard Blog, IABC/SD News

Social media’s rise over the past 10 years has been steady and difficult—for some.  It has challenged individuals, businesses and communicators to broaden their thinking to reach the digital generation, who voraciously hunger for information. 

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Why I joined IABC

15.01.2014 in Be Heard Blog, IABC/SD News

I attended my first IABC event in September 2013—just a couple of months ago—after a coworker encouraged me to attend with her. Walking into that first professional development event, I knew things were going to be a little different in comparison to other professional organization…

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