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NBPRS 2013 Conference & Career Fair
Atlanta, GA will host the NBPRS 2013 Conference and Career Fair at Georgia Power Headquarters, Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, October 6, 2013. Themed The Network@Work: Leading, Learning & Leveraging Our Legacy, the conference will offer solutions for the practice of public relations with a focus on effectively leading through change and transitions against the backdrop of today’s ever-changing market, the continuous learning that's required to stay in front of trends, and leveraging the legacy of our predecessors to strategically advise today's clients. You'll enjoy the powerful workshops, insightful general sessions, significant networking events, and career and business opportunities.
NBPRS will kick off the conference with a welcome reception on Thursday, October 3rd. The professional sessions will begin on Friday, October 4th and conclude with a member business meeting on Sunday, October 6th.
There is a special Pre-Conference Master Class: Minding Your Own Business on Thursday, October 3, 3-5 p.m. The session is perfect for practitioners launching their own business.
Join the nation's largest gathering of communications professionals of color for three days of networking with peers, celebrity key note addresses, an awards program and education sessions such as:
Mastering the Market, the Message and the Medium
PR Insights from Number One Brands
The Power of Pop Culture, Entertainment & Sports on Today's Consumer
Taking Your Seat at the Table: Serving on corporate & non-profit boards as a path to success
Brand U: How to ruin your career in 140 characters or less
Tools for Transformational Change: How to tap your network to reboot your life and your career
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES are available.
For more information, please visit http://www.nbprs.org
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National Black Public Relations Society, Inc.
Since its founding in 1998, the National Black Public Relations Society (NBPRS) has served as an advocate for black professionals in the public relations, media relations, corporate communications, investor relations, government affairs, community relations and related fields. Run by professionals for professionals, NBPRS addresses the diverse needs of its members through programs and partnerships that provide cultural and competitive advantages. NBPRS has chapters in the major media markets and offers peer-to-peer support, mentorship, networking, job opportunities, internships, and career advancement strategies for professionals engaged in corporate, government, agency, non-profit, and private practice. The organization is more than 300 members strong.