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IABC Canada West to Hold Conference in Whistler November 6 – 8, 2011

IABC Canada West ConferenceExperience the Best of the Best at the IABC Canada Western Region (CWR) Conference in picturesque Whistler, BC, on November 6-8, 2011. The Whistler conference delivers top speakers and sessions in three key areas: Personal Best for professional development;  Best Practices in tactics and case studies and The Best are Back all star speakers from past conferences. Sessions feature project and change management, building your own brand and communications planning, and best practices to advance your skills in social media, measurement and crisis communications. The CWR conference is the best value conference available. For registration options and pricing information see

IABC Calgary March 2011 PD Luncheon: Life’s a Balancing Act

Come celebrate IABC Calgary’s 40th Anniversary at this luncheon presented by Michelle Cederberg, whose life’s work is to help people with full schedules and a long list of responsibilities maximize their personal energy so they can optimize their productivity and growth. As a highly accomplished speaker, author, educator, fitness professional and entrepreneur, she equips people to feel their best so they can do their best – on the job and in life.

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Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a news junkie with a penchant for publishing, politics, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)