Welcome to Quarantine: The Virtues of Virtual Work

I am a fan of the virtual workplace. For more than half of my career I’ve worked from home, attached to my team by phone and eventually GoToMeeting and Zoom. Once, when I was not working virtually, my company discovered asbestos in the building and everyone in the...

President Jenny Matkovich Goes IRL at IABC Leadership Institute

Today I’m at the Leadership Institute (LI) for the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) held in Austin, TX this year. This isn’t my first conference with this crew of professional communicators, but it’s the first time attending as a...

Volunteer Spotlight: Tery Amaya

Profile of Tery Amaya, Vice President of Networking Events for IABC Los Angeles.

IABCLA Had Many Successes in 2019

Happy New Year! We want to express our appreciation to everyone who contributed to IABCLA in 2019 and reflect on our accomplishments during the past 12 months. The final event of the decade was a Holiday Mixer on December 10 in the Arts District in Downtown LA....

Volunteer Spotlight: Vinisha Kothari

Vinisha Kothari is the Director of Operations & Website for IABC LA. She recently graduated from USC Annenberg with a Master’s degree in Communication Management, and has been working as a Communications Specialist in the wine and spirits industry for the past...


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