Online Educational Programs

The LZ Area Chamber of Commerce has partnered with ZipEdTech to offer a large catalog of affordable, fun and user-friendly online education/training for employers and employees. These online programs are available 24/7 and include everything from: Accounting and financial services How to retain good employees Minimizing Risk and lessening liability Marketing Customer Service HR management […]

What does it mean to be an “innovator?

Innovation When you hear the word, what do you think of? If your answer is Steve Jobs, Elon Musk or Google, you’re not alone. In an ever-changing world, innovation is the key to staying ahead of the game. By sitting back and sticking with what may have worked a couple years ago, you’ll quickly find […]

Networking Tips from ChamberMaster

7 Best Practices for Networking That Actually Work

Here is a helpful article about effective networking by Nicolas Cole that appeared in INC. Magazine: Your network is your net worth. When people think about networking, they imagine themselves walking around a big event, trying their best to be extroverted. They think about shaking hands and exchanging business cards, with the hope that sometime in […]

Personnel Policy Manuals

TMCG, HR Consultants, presented the components of an employee handbook so that you are in compliance with employment laws and have a roadmap to navigate HR matters. Employee Handbook Checklist Employment Laws Snapshot PowerPoint Presentation HR OASIS Coupon

Affordable Care Act: Key Small Business Provisions

Thank you to  Dennis Foldenauer with the Small Business Association for presenting information about the Affordable Care Act.

Money Smart for Small Business Series

Money Smart for Small Business  The Modules: Money Smart for Small Business Money Smart for Small Business consists of 10 modules, each with an instructor guide, participant guide and PowerPoint slides.  Each module can be taught in approximately one hour.  The modules present an introduction to these topics, providing an overview, basic concepts and key points. […]

Social Media University Seminar

Looking to implement social media as a marketing tool for your business?  have you set-up platforms, such as Facebook or LinkedIn, but are not really sure what to do with them? This seminar presented by Claire Slattery of Mindful Mix was used to help you navigate your way. Presentations included below: Part I –  Making Your Business […]