You won’t want to miss our exciting roster of fall events. Whether you’re currently an IABC-LI member, or have never heard of us (or haven’t been to a meeting in a while), see what the buzz is all about!
Aug 21 — Free webinar: Google+ Walkthrough: Insider tips that work
1:00pm – 2:00pm
There are more than 400 million people using Google+. Find out if you should be there too. Wondering what it can do for your business, or how you can get more out of your listing on Google Maps? This easy walkthrough will have you networking and “hanging out” like a pro on Google+, and help you make your business mark on Google Places. Learn more or register now.
Sept 18 — Social Media Management Tools That Make Your Job Easier
8:00am – 10:00am
Sponsored by Hofstra University Continuing Education, this must-attend workshop – which will be held on the beautiful Hofstra campus – will help your business get better results through your social media efforts while spending less time (and frustration) on those efforts. You’ll also learn new ways to use analytics so you’ll know for a fact what is working – and what isn’t. Whether you’re a social media novice or a pro, don’t miss this one-of-a-kind event! Learn more or register now.
Oct 16 — Social Media Policies and Compliance
Are you and your employees using social media in your organization? Then you need to have a social media policy. Learn the key elements of a social media policy, and the legal consequences of not having one. Learn more or register now.
Nov 20 — Four Critical Communications Tips To Tame A “Black Swan”
With news and rumors racing across the globe at the speed of light, every organization needs a plan in place for when things go wrong. Don’t wait until a potential disaster strikes; learn these four tips and you’ll be ready to respond in an instant. Learn more or register now.
IABC-LI Is About You and Your Organization…
IABC-LI is a smart investment in your professional development, and a vital professional association for communicators in every field of business.
As we begin a new phase of IABC-LI, we want to continue to hear what you would like to get out of this organization. Let’s shape the future of IABC-LI together.
Please take a few minutes to fill out this survey. Together, we can build an IABC-LI that we can all contribute to, and that will also continue to give back to us.
5 Exciting New Member Benefits
The IABC-LI board is now implementing many of the things you asked for in previous communications. We will continue to test and measure results of what’s been implemented with the goal of always improving the IABC-LI experience.
As a member, you’ll now enjoy:
- Easier access to free communication tools, templates, research, how-to guides and whitepapers
- Social media support to amplify your message and spread the word (ask us for help)
- A new and improved IABC-LI website and blog
- Tools and information to help you get IABC-LI buy-in from your boss (They’ll be happy to allow you the time to attend meetings once they find out all you can learn from the organization!)
- Member spotlights and blog features for increased visibility for you and your organization in the local community
Questions on any of these new benefits? Don’t hesitate to reach out to me.
We Look Forward to Your Feedback
I am now accountable for making sure all members get value from the group. Towards that end I will be calling or meeting with as many members as possible over the next year to make sure that you are getting what YOU want from the experience.
Please don’t hesitate to ask questions and suggest new ideas. Once again, here’s our survey, aimed to help shape the future of the IABC-LI: http://bit.ly/iabcsurvey
Also, feel free to share your thoughts and suggestions by emailing me at Jerry@CORE.bz. Your feedback is very important, and your questions will be kept confidential.
Thanks for being part of the IABC-LI family. And if you’re not already a member, we hope you join us soon! Looking forward to seeing you at the next meeting on Wednesday, Sept 18 at 8:00am at Hofstra University.
All the best!
Don’t forget to invite a Guest to the Next Meeting!
Here are the characteristics of people IABC-LI is looking for to join us:
- Lifelong learner
- Loves marketing/communications
- Likes to share
- A good connector/networker
The following links on our website may be helpful to you: