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As a Calgary member, you will receive our weekly e-flier, “The Current” with updates on the latest job postings, upcoming events and interesting blog posts and articles by local members.

Take a look through our past issues in The Current archive below.



October 2017
October 10: Congratulations to the Silver Leaf Award Winners
October 3: It’s Member Month

September 2017
September 26: Membership dues update
September 19: A message from our 2017/2018 President
September 11: Apply now for the 2017/2018 Mentorship Program
September 4: Communicators: What your executives wish you knew

August 2017
August 29: Get certified in Calgary on October 14
August 22: Volunteer with our Finance Portfolio
August 15: Improve your business’ online reputation
August 1: Harness the power of email communications

July 2017
July 18: Tips and tricks for great events
July 4: Last chance to submit for the Silver Leaf Awards

June 2017
June 27: One week left in Member Month
June 20: Last chance to register for Transform
June 13: Welcome to BidLine
June 6: It’s IABC/Calgary Membership Month

May 2017
May 30: Bowling and networking, what could be more fun?
May 23: Last change to register for Ethics: Exploring the grey zone
May 16: Let’s put Calgary communicators on the national stage
May 9: Are you ready to transform your communications?
May 2: Get your name in front of chapter leaders from western Canada

April 2017
April 25: Your event tells a story
April 18: Local members win big in Gold Quill Awards
April 11: Don’t forget to vote for the 2017-18 Board of Directors
April 4: Vote for your 2017/18 IABC/Calgary Board of Directors

March 2017
March 28: Silver Leaf Award Winner Profile: Agrium’s Insightful Internal Communications On A Budget
March 21: Join Us for our IABC/Calgary Open Board Meeting
March 13: March is member month
March 7: Be an IABC VIP

February 2017
Feb. 28: IABC/Calgary takes home the gold at the 2017 Chapter Management Awards
Feb. 21: Become a leader of IABC/Calgary: Join the board of directors
Feb. 14: IABC/Calgary Board nominations are open
Feb. 7: Strengthen and grow your consulting business

January 2017
Jan 31: A night to remember
Jan. 24: Last chance to buy tickets to our 50th anniversary gala
Jan. 17: The countdown begins
Jan. 10: #IABCyyc50 – So you say you want a Resolution?
Jan. 3: Three reasons to get your 50th anniversary gala tickets


December 2016
Dec. 20: Local members win big in Silver Leaf Awards
Dec. 13: New Vice President-Elect Named
Dec. 5: IABC/Calgary President’s Holiday Message

November 2016
Nov. 29: Nominate Your Next IABC/Calgary Vice President
Nov. 22: IABC/Calgary Luncheon: Strategic Leadership
Nov. 15: IABC/Calgary VP Nominations Are Open
Nov. 8: Too Busy to Volunteer? Think Again.
Nov. 1: IABC/Calgary is on Instagram!

October 2016
Oct. 25: Last chance for tickets: How Intranets Can Help Communicators Transform Organizations Into Modern, Digital Workplaces
Oct. 18: How intranets can help communicators transform organizations into modern, digital workplaces
Oct. 11: October is Member Month: Refer your peers and get an Amazon gift card
Oct. 4: October is Membership Month – Perks put money in your pocket

September 2016
Sept. 27: Check out our new YYC Communicates campaign
Sept. 19: Wednesday: 50 Years Of Communications – An IABC Networking Event
Sept. 13: 50 Years Of Communications – An IABC Networking Event
Sept. 6: Applications for the IABC/Calgary Mentorship program are open

August 2016
Aug. 23: Bridging to Our New IABC/Calgary Brand
Aug. 9: Celebrating Our 50th Anniversary

July 2016
July 26: 2016 Silver Leaf Awards Call for Entries
July 12: Connecting Generations: Attracting and Retaining Volunteers

June 2016
June 28: Communicators Give Back
June 21: Calling all consultants – KidSport Needs Your Help
June 14: Joint ABC/New Member Networking Event
June 7: Volunteerism – Leveraging Communicators (An IABC Calgary event with the Red Cross)

May 2016
May 30: World Conference 2016 — RISE: Innovating Global Communication
May 24: IABC/Calgary Organizational Change Management Workshop
May 17: The IABC/Calgary Chapter Supported 16 New CMPs Across The Finish Line
May 10: May Employee Communications Meet-up
May 2: Are You In or Out? Social Media for Consultants

April 2016
April 26: Key Messages in Media Interviews Are Like Antibiotics – We Use Too Many of Them and People Have Built Up Resistance
April 19: Key Messages in Media Interviews Are Like Antibiotics – We Use Too Many of Them and People Have Built Up Resistance
April 12: Share Your Business Ideas
April 5: Cast Your Vote for the Board of Directors

March 2016
March 29: Making Your Mark In The World Of Communications: Tips And Tricks For Building Your Career
March 22: Use Your Intranet To Improve Internal Communications, Culture And Engagement
March 15: Brand Experience – From Fine To Fabulous
March 8: Workshop: Brand Experience – From Fine To Fabulous
March 1: For Students And New Grads: Digital Communications 101 – Be Tech Savvy

February 2016
Feb 23: Don’t Miss Our Upcoming Workshop on Methods and Measurement: Best Practices in Communications Research
Feb 16: Looking For a New Leadership Challenge?
Feb 2: Is it a Challenge to Find Your Seat at the Table?

January 2016
Jan 28: You Might Be a Consultant If…
Jan 21: You and Your Career
Jan 13: Generational Issues In Communications With Jolene Ondrik And Glenna Cross
Jan. 5: Gold Quill Awards: Does Your Plan Make The Mark?


December 2015
Dec. 30: Take A Read Through The IABC/Calgary President’s Year-End Letter
Dec. 22: Take a Read Through The IABC/Calgary President’s Year-End Letter
Dec. 15: Special Interest Groups
Dec. 8: New Web Address for IABC/Calgary
Dec. 1: Holiday Soiree

November 2015
Nov. 24: Holiday Soiree
Nov. 18: Company of One: Building Your Brand as a Consultant
Nov. 10: Energy in Crisis: The Role of Communications
Nov. 3: Communications 101: Is Your Portfolio Complete?

October 2015
Oct. 27: Connect with IABC – October is Membership Month
Oct. 20: Government Relations Workshop
Oct. 13: Connect with IABC – October is Membership Month
Oct. 5: Mentee Application Deadline Extended

August 2015
Aug. 19: Now Accepting Applications for Mentors – 2015-16 IABC/Calgary Mentor Program
Aug. 5: Master Communicator Deadline Extended

July 2015
July 21: Patio Time and Discussion Time with IABC/Calgary’s Meet-up
July 7: IABC/Calgary Stampede Meet-up

June 2015
June 30: 2015’s IABC/Calgary Volunteer Award Winners!
June 23: Last Chance to Register for Tomorrow’s Social and Volunteer Awards!
June 16: Last Meeting of Independent Consultants Before The Summer!

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