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Jan 15, 2014

IC Leadership Consortium launches in Atlanta and prepares for 2014

Happy New Year to you. I hope you are as excited as I am about 2014 and all of its possibilities. At the end of 2013 something pretty remarkable happened that I want to share with you. On December 13, a distinguished group of Atlanta’s top internal communications professionals gathered to participate in the launch of the Atlanta Internal Communications Leadership Consortium. This unique forum is the first of its kind to bring together Atlanta IC leaders to discuss how to evolve and strengthen the profession for the future.

While working in London, I saw a great network of IC leaders coming together to discuss relevant issues to the field. And while Atlanta has discussion spaces here and there, there really wasn’t anything to gather leadership in a small, focused way to talk about how we will advance the field. With the abundance of Fortune 500 companies in the city, there was no reason a solid collective could not be convened. And so, with the support of trusted colleagues, I set out to bring this established group together. Continue reading »