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 Facilitated by Jim Shaffer IABC Fellow Many communication practitioners want to add measurable value but they don't know where to start. Using client stories, this interactive presentation offers a step-by-step approach to becoming a strategic adviser who helps drive measurable business results and value by connecting the communication strategy to the business strategy. It will teach people how to ask the right questions, identify the right business measures and develop and execute plans that create real ROI. Jim Shaffer is an internationally recognized business adviser, leadership coach, author, speaker and leader of the Jim Shaffer Group, a team of seasoned advisers devoted to improving strategy execution through strong leaders and engaged people. The firm has significantly improved quality, service, sales, safety, turnover, productivity, speed and costs with some returns exceeding 1,000 per cent. Prior to starting the Jim Shaffer Group, Jim was a principal, vice president and global leader of a Towers Perrin (now Towers Watson) center of excellence. He was an architect and leading practitioner of the firm’s change management consulting practice. His book, The Leadership Solution immediately became a classic treatise on leadership, change management and creating high performance organizations. He received the International Association of Business Communicators’ prestigious Fellow award, the highest honor IABC bestows on an individual. IABC Members - Use the email address and password you use to access the members only area at IABC.com to see member price. Read More

The goal of this course is to orient IABC’s chapter and region leaders with the organizational structure, the role of leaders, and familiarize them with important programs, dates, and deadlines.  Read More

Welcome to the Orientation Course for IABC board members!  In this course, you will complete three modules to learn more about IABC, its organizational structure, and the functions of the board. Each module should take 10-15 minutes to complete, and there will be a short quiz at the end of each module. Read More

In this 15-minute course, you will have the opportunity to review the 3 duties of an IABC board member: duty of loyalty, duty of care, and duty of obedience. Read More

Welcome to the 2020 Orientation Course for IABC board members!  In this course, you will complete three modules to learn more about IABC, its organizational structure, and the functions of the board. Each module should take 10-15 minutes to complete, and there will be a short quiz at the end of each module. Read More

In this 15-minute course, you will have the opportunity to review the 3 duties of an IABC board member: duty of loyalty, duty of care, and duty of obedience. Read More

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