• January 8, 2018 Newsletter

  • Weekly Edition No. 237 | January 8, 2018
    Message From The Chamber
    The mission of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote economic growth in the business community.
    New Year New Look! We've updated our newsletter with a fresh look and layout.
    Be sure and check out the new hot deals feature at the bottom of this newsletter.
    ´╗┐Add your New Year specials to the Chamber's Hot Deals page and it will be featured in next week's Monday Memo!
    Don't miss out on this free member resource!
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    Business Food For Thought...
    11 Reasons Talented Millennials Get Fired
    As part of my job, I regularly work with people who own and run their own businesses. Many of these people are what you might call "thought leaders," highly respected in their fields. They're movers and shakers. And starting a few years ago, they all started saying the same thing:
    The Huffington Post
    National Clean Up Your Desk Day
    From stained coffee mugs to stacks of documents, your office space can quickly become cluttered. When you return to the office bright and early Monday morning, keep your momentum with an organized workspace that encourages you to dive begin. On January 8, join fellow professionals across the U.S. in National Clean Off Your Desk Day. To help you get organized and keep a tidy space, here are ten tips for a desk that helps get the job done.
    Free Enterprise
    Quiz: What Do You Know About These Famous and Fearless Female Founders
    Women sure have come a long way. Just a few decades ago, the majority of women in business were behind the scenes — not running the show. Today, more women than ever own their own businesses, and they’re the boss.
    Building Business Success
    SCORE provides no cost business counseling to help individual business owners succeed.
    Schedule a Mentoring Session:
    (972) 436-9571
    Contact the North Texas SBDC at
    (940) 498-6470 for free Business Counseling in Denton County.
    Upcoming Events
    LEADS Power Networking
    Every Friday
    8:00 - 9:00 AM
    Get to know more than 40 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.
    January's meetings are sponsored by Community Impact Newspaper, and held at Old Town Brewhouse, formerly COBRA Brewing
    146 Whatley Ave, Lewisville, TX 75057
    LEADS Power Networking
    Value Builder System Mastermind Intro
    Build a more valuable business. Join Jack Kearney, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Dumas Capital Partners, LLC for a free presentation on a newly forming Value Builder System Mastermind Group.
    Two Opportunities to hear the Presentation:
    Thursday, January 11th at 4pm - 5pm
    Monday, January 15th at 8:30am - 9:30am
    Location: Chamber office, 551 N Valley Parkway
    Senior Service Alliance Meeting
    Wednesday, January 17th
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    BeeHive Homes of Lewisville
    301 N Garden Ridge Blvd
    Dennis W. Song, RPh
    Owner of Flower Mound Pharmacy
    Chamber Night Out
    Thursday, January 18, 2018
    From 5pm - 7pm
    Courtyard by Marriott Dallas
    4330 Courtyard Way
    Flower Mound, Texas, 75028
    Member Orientation
    Monday, Feb 5th
    Lewisville Chamber Conference Room
    ´╗┐Whether you are new member or a long-time member, the Chamber Staff invites you to attend member orientation. Attendees will have an opportunity to network with other members, meet the Chamber Staff, and gain a better understanding of the membership benefits and chamber programs.
    There is no fee to attend this informative session, however, you must RSVP. Seating is limited.
    $100 | person Register
    Tiered Tables Available:
    Diamond (1st Tier): $1,500         
    Gold (2nd Tier): $1,000               
    Silver (3rd Tier): $800
    Lewisville Convention Center at
    Hilton Garden Inn Lewisville/Dallas
    7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Help us celebrate the successes of 2017 and promote your business by participating in the 55th Annual Awards Gala "Unmasking Excellence".
    Each year the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes its members for the outstanding work that they do in their business and in the community. Nominations are now open for the Citizen of the Year, Rookie of the Year, and Volunteer of the Year for 2017.
    Hot Deals
    It's that time of the year again; scrambling to get your books in order for tax preparation; trying to figure out your actual profit this year. Don't fret, Millennial Bookkeeping & Advisory Services is to the rescue. Sign-up for our year-end bookkeeping review/cleanup and tax prep services. Book and pay by January 15, 2018 and get a 15% discount and you can claim it as a 2017 expense. Can you say DEDUCTIONS!
    As a member of the Chamber, you have the opportunity to offer special discounts to other Chamber members. When you login to your profile in the Chamber's website, click the "Hot Deals" button on the left-side of the Welcome page and you'll be able to see all of the Hot Deals members have available.
    At the top of the Hot Deals list, click the "Add Hot Deal" button to create one, or the "Manage Hot Deals" button to update your existing deals.
    We will start listing various Hot Deals in our Monday Memo, so be sure to add yours today!
    Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce