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  • BCBC Announces Keynote Speaker: Charlie LeDuff, FOX TV
    posted on October 16th, 2014

    MAB Foundation is excited to welcome Charlie LeDuff, FOX TV's "The Americans with Charlie LeDuff", as this year's BCBC Keynote Speaker. 

    Remember to register early as space at BCBC is limited and attendance will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

    Writer, reporter, documentarian, stuntman. LeDuff has crossed the Mojave Desert with migrant Mexicans, slaughtered hogs in North Carolina, rode the boxcars across the West, motorcycled with Governor Schwarzenegger, slept in the uptown crack houses of New York City...all in pursuit of the story.

    LeDuff is presently national correspondent for Fox TVs "The Americans with Charlie LeDuff" - an outrageous, often slap-stick excavation of this American life. Don't miss this exciting and interesting session from Charlie LeDuff on creative journalism at its best!

    Read Charlie LeDuff's full bio here.

    Remember, space is limited for the BCBC so get your registration in today! Click here to register and to view the full BCBC schedule. 
    Questions on registering? Contact Julie at mabf@michmab.com.

  • BCBC Highlight: Learn to Improve your Writing with "The WRITE Way"
    posted on October 1st, 2014

    "One of the most important qualities I look for when hiring digital content creators is their ability to tell stories using the written word.The ever-expanding opportunities new digital platforms bring us require that content creators have strong writing skills. That's why BCBC's The WRITE Way session is a must-attend for anyone planning to excel in our industry."

    - Jennifer Williams, Director of Interactive Marketing, Greater Media, Inc.

    The key to success in our multi-media world is to be able to write something that sells; something that makes the reader, viewer or listener want more. 

    The WRITE Way workshop at BCBC will discuss creative writing AND news writing as it pertains to multi-media content and will include hands-on group exercises to make you a more effective, successful writer. 

    Register for BCBC today to attend The WRITE Way session on Friday, November 7! Go to www.mybcbc.com to register and to view the full BCBC schedule. 
    Questions on registering? Contact Julie at mabf@michmab.com

    Register EARLY and save 40%!!

    Cost to attend BCBC is only $20 for the entire day and includes lunch, the career fair and sessions! Cost increases to $35 after October 24, so register early and SAVE!
    Click here to register online.