IABC Calgary's November Luncheon features Garth Rowan, communications
consultant to Olympians; event takes place November 20, 2012
CALGARY, Nov. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - Why is your work better on some days than
on others? The good news is that you just need to ask the right people
— Olympic athletes.
When he's not working with some of the largest corporations in North
America, Garth Rowan has coached many of our Olympians in
communications skills for the past decade. He's observed how Olympians
think differently and how we can apply their secrets to our work and
In this session, you will discover how you can use Olympic techniques
apply the thinking of top performers to communications
think and process information at a higher level
eliminate "bad" days
learn how you can change people
Date: November 20, 2012
Location: Marriott Hotel, 110 9th Avenue SE
Time: 11:30 am networking, 12-1 pm presentation.
Lunch included in registration
IABC member: $35
Student IABC member: $25
Student non-member: $35
Presenter: Garth Rowan
Garth Rowan has two decades of experience as a communications
consultant, reporter, strategist, and lawyer. As senior partner of
Allaire Rowan Inc., he is a specialist in communications skills
coaching, working with many of Canada's Olympic and Paralympic teams as
well as some of the largest corporations in the country, as well as the
United Way and The Homeless Foundation.
He has ten years business and international news reporting experience,
including assignments for the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation, the BBC,
CBC and secondments to CNN International in Europe and Atlanta.
He holds a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Constitutional Law from the
University of Ulster and qualified as a lawyer from the Institute of
Professional Legal Studies, Queen's University, Belfast.
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For more information or to register please visit: http://calgary.iabc.com/2012/10/november-luncheon-lessons-from-the-olympics/