As the year comes to a close, time to make plans for 2017. ABC offers many opportunities for us to contribute to the business communication community through conferences, research opportunities and participation in projects and committees.
It is only a month away from the 81st Annual International Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
This issue has some interesting news about ABC conferences, initiatives and member projects.
In this issue, we have interesting news about ABC initiatives and events, as well as a new section profiling ABC members.
It was great to see many of you in Seattle at another excellent ABC conference. Many thanks to the organizers for a job well done!
There are many ABC events coming up in the second half of the year, including the annual conference in Seattle. This issue contains information and updates on this as well as on other conferences, research grants and member books.
This issue is packed with exciting news from ABC and its members. It includes information on conferences and interesting projects from members.
We now have a new travel award to support the ABC and its mission in conferences worldwide. In addition we have several conferences coming up in the next few months, including the ABC Western Region Conference, the Global Advances in Business Communication Conference, and the 12th ABC conference of the Europe, Africa and Middle East region.
In this issue we have news of recent elections, a new section on research, information on upcoming conferences, and an article on a communication course in Brazil focusing on journalistic writing by Ana Lucia Magalhaes.
The highlight of this issue is the ABC annual conference, which is just around the corner, on October 22-26, in Philadelphia. This promises to be an exciting and productive event with many interesting presentations, roundtables and discusssions. Opportunities also abound to get to know the host city better, whether you are going for the first time, or you are regular visitors. Watch out also for the chance to win a new watch! This issue also contains some information on the Mighty Writers initiative - a non-profit that helps Philadelphia youth - member news and announcements of new books published by ABC members.
The first issue includes news from ABC headquarters, the results of the recent election, information on conferences and grants, and news from our members. A list of recent book publications showcases the talent of our members and highlights their commitment to cutting edge communication. This issue also includes seven fascinating articles by members who are sharing their professional experiences in such diverse areas as business writing, persuasion, public speaking, revising, and using the media in assignments.