In Quebec Translation is Critical


Your business is at stake when you choose to “just translate” your corporate communications.

In Quebec, making certain your English and your French versions are not only translated, but also convey the same meaning, is critical. IABC/Montreal partners with translation agency Edgar to ensure our communications are professionally bilingual. Edgar agreed to answer our questions about […]

Translation is Critical In Quebec Communication


By David Levesque
There was once a translator who heard that “you’ll be amazed” could be translated into French as “vous n’en reviendrez pas,” which is true on the face of it. Regrettably, the translator used this equivalence to translate an airline company slogan: “Essayez Air ABC. Vous n’en reviendrez pas.” (“Try Air ABC. You’ll never […]

5 big insights, 1 major conclusion

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IABC/Montréal Member Survey
By Deborah Hinton, VP Membership IABC/Montréal
Ready for some results from our Chapter’s recent member survey? Let’s start with the one major conclusion: Our IABC/Montréal members rock!
At the end of 2014, your Board decided we needed to know more about our members – their reasons for joining, their experience of […]

Most popular event of our 2014-2015 season


Our crisis management event delivered by Melissa Agnes was our most popular events to date. Thank you to an inspiring guest speaker who gave an award winning presentation in front of more than 50 attendees.
To see photos of the event, click here and don’t hesitate to tag yourself!

5 Tips to Help You Succeed as a Communication Professional

There are five concepts that can help you advance your career as a communication professional and move, like me, from technical expert to strategic adviser. Developing your career is a challenge, but I’ve found these five tips to be useful.
1. Perspective Escape your professional sandbox and explore others’ worlds to get a rounder […]

Our chapter honoured at the IABC Leadership Institute


At the Leadership Institute in Orlando on February 12, IABC/Montreal won 3 Chapters management Award for Communications, Finances and Student Involvement.
Congratulations to all our Board members and volunteers for a job well done!
Alain Legault, IABC/Montréal president with Russell Grossman, IABC chair
Maria Constantinescu, IABC/Montréal EVP with Russell Grossman, IABC Chair
Sharon Hunter, IABC/Montréal past president with Alain […]