Member Newsletter of IABC India | November 2017
Your Monthly News & Updates

Welcome to the latest edition of our monthly member newsletter. 

As part of your membership benefits, we are pleased to present a number of useful member-only resources on managing business communication in a fast-paced environment. We encourage you to contribute to this monthly newsletter by sharing your profile as well as your works to be featured in the Member Spotlight section in forthcoming issues.

We’re sure you appreciate how the IABC community, educational offerings, career resources, and other benefits of membership help make you a business communication rock star. Reach out and get some of your fellow communication pros to rock out with IABC today! Please encourage your friends and industry colleagues to join IABC  or  reinstate  your membership if it's due for renewal. Feel free to share this newsletter, contribute to it, and help us expand the IABC network in the country.

IABC India Board Members

Missed reading the last issue? Access past issue of this newsletter:  Vol 1; Issue 10 - October 2017
IABC APAC Scholarship
IABC APAC offers scholarships for 2018 Leadership Institute in San Diego
The Asia-Pacific region is offering a limited number of scholarships (value USD 1,000) to members in the region. The purpose of the scholarships is to encourage Asia-Pacific members to participate in IABC's International Leadership Institute, and to enhance professional development in the region. To know more about this opportunity, click here.

Application deadline: Sunday, 31 December 2017.
Aniisu Speaks on Internal Communications
IC Around The World is a series of interviews with communication professionals from around the globe working in the field of internal communication. They share their views on the practice of internal communication in their countries, and tell us who and what they are paying attention to in the world of internal communication.

IC Around The World, recently featured an interview with IABC India Board Member Aniisu K. Verghese, Corporate Communications & Corporate Social Responsibility Lead, at Tesco Bengaluru, in which he shares his views on growth, opportunities, and challenges of internal communication in India.
Upcoming Webinars
Exploring the Convergence of Internal and External Communication

When: 16 November 2017
Presented by: Katie Macaulay and Mario Theodorou

A significant change for practitioners has been the convergence of internal and external communication, which are now forging ever-closer ties. What are the implications for communicators on both sides of the fence? Is it possible—or beneficial—to merge both disciplines? Or, are there important differences that must be understood and respected? Two experienced consultants on each of the internal/external divide explore this shift in the media landscape.

Member Spotlight
Know Your Fellow IABC Member

Yuvraj Mehta is the Group Head and Vice President of GMR Group. Prior to working with GMR, he has worked with organizations like Reliance and Samsung. His expertise lies in employee and brand advocacy, media relation, crisis communication, reputation management, branding, and last but not the least, internal communication.

Communication World November 2017
November 2017's Communication World (CW) magazine talks about converging communication disciplines. As internal and external communication practices have merged with social media, organizations have wrestled with the question of how to merge these functions—and others like human resources—effectively. This issue explores what this looks like in practice. 

  1. How to Tackle the Blurring Lines Between Internal and External Communication
  2. Convergence Ahead: Combining marketing and communication functions
  3. 9 Ways Communication and Human Resources Can Collaborate

What's New
We are on Facebook: In our efforts to expand IABC India's reach, we have launched our Facebook page.

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