June 26: Webinar – Seizing the Opportunity in Employee Activism

New research reveals a rising social movement ignited by the digital and social media era: employee activism. Employee activists are more than just engaged employees; they make their engagement visible, defend their employers from criticism and act as advocates, both online and off. Join us as we present findings from Employees Rising: Seizing the Opportunity in …

June 26: Webinar – Seizing the Opportunity in Employee Activism Read More »

June 5: Internal Communications Special Interest Group Meeting

Please join IABC/San Diego and Paul Barton, ABC, of Paul Barton Communications Thursday, June 5 from 10-11 a.m., for a free informal networking event to chat about the employee communication challenges you are facing. Potential topics are employee engagement, internal branding, social media policies for employees, health care reform communications, communicating to employees during a crisis or …

June 5: Internal Communications Special Interest Group Meeting Read More »

Meet Linda Mattingly

Linda Mattingly is an Organizational Change Specialist with experience across communication, employee development and organizational change management. A member of IABC for just a few months, Linda can already see the value of having the opportunity to interact with communication professionals from a variety of industries.

Communicating in a Crisis

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 possible. Focus on Audience Priorities Leadership and legal counsel may …

Communicating in a Crisis Read More »

June 18: Lunch and Learn with Qualcomm’s Employee Communications Team

In Qualcomm’s last employee climate survey 97% of employees reported that they are committed to the success of the company, 95% said they understand how their work contributes to Qualcomm’s success and 91% said they understand Qualcomm’s business strategy and objectives. Join members of Qualcomm’s award-winning Employee Communications team June 18 from 11:30 a.m. to …

June 18: Lunch and Learn with Qualcomm’s Employee Communications Team Read More »

IABC/San Diego Names Cason Lane 2014 Communicator of the Year

SAN DIEGO (April 23, 2014) – The San Diego chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) has named Cason Lane, ABC, principal of Cason Lane Strategic Communications, its Communicator of the Year (COTY). In its inaugural year, the COTY award recognizes one greater San Diego area-based leader who demonstrates strategic excellence in communication. …

IABC/San Diego Names Cason Lane 2014 Communicator of the Year Read More »