Tag Archives: IABC

Professional Development Groups: a Thing of the Past?

I was recently part of a team tasked with marketing a huge professional development / networking event. The event wasn’t attended well and was probably our worst rated event, based on survey responses. We (thought) we did everything right. Great speakers. A great venue. We tied in a networking session followed by the actual presentation. […]

A new “new”

It’s been quite a while since I’ve posted anything.  With some recent travel, the new job and the economic situation, it’s been tough to keep up. Speaking of the new job, I was laid off last week.  Things didn’t work out due to contractual obligations and cost-cutting, which was completely out of my control.  Being […]

Networking, et all.

I went on an informational interview with Ken Moir, from Brunner Advertising yesterday afternoon.  He graciously provided a myriad of helpful information including, a critique of my resume, names of potential leads and informative blogs to read.  The one thing that truly stood out was this:  “You know how people say it’s not what you know, but who you […]