August 14, 2017 Newsletter
August 14, 2017 Newsletter
Weekly Edition No. 218In This IssueJoin Now
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At your service,Ray Hernández, IOM
Lewisville Area Chamber of CommerceBusiness Food For Thought...The LaddersSurvey: A third of tech workers have a coworker who makes them want to quitWith looming deadlines, extra projects, and demanding bosses, life at the office can sometimes be a lot to manage. Add unstable work relationships between coworkers into the mix, and it can sometimes be too much.Be Leaderly3 Rules for Rule-Breakers"You can't leave your career when you're at your height-it will derail you."
That was the commonly accepted belief and unwritten rule of career advancement in the company where Holly Meidl worked early in her career. A rising star in the insurance industry, she was told, ''You'll never be able to return to working in a role that's significant or make a major impact,'" recalls Meidl.CBS News9 U.S. counties with the strongest economic growthAmerica's cities have earned a reputation for drawing young workers and retirees, eager for short commutes and cosmopolitan life, but the suburbs may be ready for their prime time.Did You Know?The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce offers a way for you to voice your opinion in your community. It is free for you as a member of our Chamber to also become a Government Affairs member.As businesswomen and men in the Lewisville Community, it is important to have the opportunity to voice your thoughts and stay informed on issues that may affect you directly. Government Affairs holds free meetings on a bi-monthly basis and serves as a resource to increase your knowledge on key business issues. We encourage you to drop in on a meeting, even if it just to listen!Visit the Government Affairs page to learn more about them and how to participate.2017 Annual Awards Committee
This is an Open Call to join our Annual Awards Committee to help plan our 2017 Annual Awards Luncheon. If you would like to be a part of planning our biggest event of the year, please contact Rachel Bagley for more information
What's HappeningLEADS Power NetworkingEvery Friday
8:00 - 9:00 AMGet to know more than 60 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.Ribbon Cuttings726 W Main Street, LewisvilleTuesday, August 15th @ 10aRibbon SponsorSAVE THE DATESunday, September 24, 2017 - Golf Classic Calcutta
Monday, September 25, 2017 - Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce 2017 Annual Golf ClassicThursday, November 2, 2017 - Southern Denton County Business & Community Expo 2017Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
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