Upcoming Events

    Feb 23

    What New Brain Research Tells Us About How to Build Trust and Influence More Effectively

    Discover sound strategies and enhanced skills to deal with the accelerated demands in today's business environment.

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    Mar 9

    ESIG March Program

    Inside the Judge’s Mind: Seven Things You Need to Know about Award Programs

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    Mar 23

    What do today’s populist tendencies mean for business?

    The 2017 Trust Barometer explores the opportunities for business to lead and earn trust in an era of populism, and the imperatives for leaders of all kinds or organizations to develop a new model of earning trust.

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    Our Goals

    Make Houston a communicator’s destination

    We do this by:

    • Demonstrating Houston is a great business town that is welcoming to communicators where all companies know the value of quality business communicators

    • Have communicators holding key positions within businesses

    • Build partnerships with local universities and students to ensure the future remains strong

    Elevate the communications profession in Houston

    We do this by:

    • Ensuring top-quality programs that are relevant and timely, by bringing in best-in-class thought leaders

    • Serving as the go-to organization for professional development for marketing and communications

    • Building strategic partnerships with other marketing and communications-focused organizations and associations

    • Offering an internationally recognized certification

    • Offering an annual awards programs

    Deliver value to our members (and their organization)

    We do this by:

    • Offering discounts to events

    • Offering an international library of relevant subjects and documents

    • Offering webinars

    • Offering discounts to award entries

    • Offering discounts to relevant events throughout the Houston area

    • Ensuring we adhere to a strict no-sales policy at our events

    • Offering search ability to subject matter experts within our organization

    • Maintaining a current job board

    • Cultivating volunteership among members to grow their skill sets

    Have Fun (Most Important)

    We do this by:

    • Ensuring our events vary in approach

    • Offering a welcoming environment to members and non-members

    • Offering best-in-class networking events to grow a professional network