Free webinar Dec. 4 to help you create a winning Gold Quill entry

Want to get a leg up on your Gold Quill entry? IABC Awards Chair Gabrielle Loring will tell you how to create your best possible Gold Quill Awards submission. You will learn how to select the Division and Category most appropriate for your entry, how the IABC Seven-point Scale of Excellence is used to score entries, the importance of a thorough Work Plan, SMART goals and objectives, and much more!

For more than 40 years, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have recognized and awarded excellence in strategic communication worldwide. Gold Quill is the only awards program that honors the dedication, innovation and passion of communicators on a global scale. Learn more about the Gold Quill Awards. 

The webinar takes place 121 p.m. PST / 3–4 p.m. EST. 

Register for the webinar. 

Free webinar for members: Business and Financial Acumen for Communication Professionals

Heritage Region offering free webinar July 18 at 1:00 PM

Even communicators need financial acumen.

If you want to build trust and take performance to new heights, organizations need to open the books. Share information that matters to improving operating and financial results. Then celebrate people when they score big successes.

Don’t miss this webinar organized for IABC members and presented by Jim Shaffer, IABC Fellow, an internationally recognized business advisor, leadership coach, author and speaker at regional and global events.

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Free Webinar: PowerPoint Tricks

IABC members are invited to the free webinar “Awesome PowerPoint Tricks for Effective Presentations,” on June 27 at 2 p.m. Richard Goring, a director at BrightCarbon, the specialist presentation and e-learning agency, will lead the session, which session will help you revolutionize the way you use PowerPoint to make your presentations and other training material more effective using visuals, diagrams and animations.

It covers productivity tips on creating content, quick formatting, and animating graphs in two clicks. It will help enhance your content with better design techniques, image manipulation, animation combos, and precise motion paths. And it will inspire you to create sophisticated, interactive content with triggers, hyperlinks, and custom content. Plus, a free PowerPoint toolkit to kick-start your efforts will be offered to all participants.

Register now.