A thank-you from behind the scenes

For #connect2comms Co-Chair Mary Hardin-Francis, the recently concluded #connect2comms conference was different in one major respect.  “For the first time, I’ve slept better the month prior to the conference—because of the planning committee. I had confidence they...

Dining Around Near Local History

If you signed up for dine-around tonight (and that’s pretty much everybody), you’re likely enjoying a restaurant in the Kansas City Power & Light District or going near Union Station. Either way, you’ll get a glimpse of local history transformed into modern...

Welcome to the jungle

One of the three breakout sessions at #connect2comms this morning had everyone either roaring like a lion, gracefully dancing like a flamingo, blending in like a chameleon, or staying deliberately cautious like a turtle. The session “Unlocking the Potential of Your...

A smokin’ hot time is underway

Welcome to Kansas City and #connect2comms! This week about 100 communicators have come together in the nation’s Midwest to network, to learn, to expand their career and ultimately contribute to their profession, all while having “a smokin’ hot time” in this underrated...