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This has been a year of change for your IABC DC Metro chapter. Some of you may not know that this chapter was on the brink of closing just two years ago. Under Chapter President Heather McElrath’s leadership, however, we have been able to rebuild a solid foundation....
Back before the IABC/DC Metro chapter existed, pro communicators in the DMV often found themselves silently singing the Rolling Stones lyric, “I can’t get no satisfaction.” They had nowhere to go. Other organizations just didn’t provide the right fit, because many...
Reducing Unconscious Bias and taking ownership of creating an equitable future for all of us. Let’s face it: the marketplace across all sectors has been and remains non-inclusive. A stark reminder of this comes from The Wall Street Journal in a recent article that...