June 5, 2017 Newsletter
June 5, 2017 Newsletter
Weekly Edition No. 208In This IssueJoin Now
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8:00 - 9:00 AMGet to know more than 60 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.Book Launch: Ask Outrageously! The Secret to Getting What You Really WantTuesday, June 64:30 - 6 PM
Asking outrageously does not mean being obnoxious or taking advantage of others. It means making a bold ask-and being smart. In a culture that encourages sensitivity and "good" manners, you need tactics and strategies to show up powerfully and make the best requests at work and in life. You can ask with confidence and integrity. It's possible to achieve breakthrough results just by asking!Chamber Night OutThursday, June 15th5:00 - 7:00 PM
June's Chamber Night Out is sponsored by Rainbow International Restoration, and will be held at 985 E Hwy 121, Suite 616, Lewisville, TX 75067.Although it is free to attend Chamber Night Out, we ask you to register so that we can provide an accurate head count to our caterer. See you there!Join us for food, fun and networking, and don't forget to bring extra business cards!
SAVE THE DATE
Monday, September 25, 2017 - Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce 2017 Annual Golf ClassicThursday, November 2, 2017 - Southern Denton County Business & Community Expo 2017Did You Know?Did you know that by simply updating your Chamber Member account to 100%, you give your business much higher visibility and searchability? The Chamber website has over 1 million unique visitors each year. So it's definitely worth taking advantage of. It's easy, just add your business address - you can even use the map provided, a business phone number, link to your website, and a few more details like these. Can you get to 100%?Seeking the 2017-2018 LeadershipLewisville Class
Leadership Lewisville, a program of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce, educates, inspires and provides opportunities to develop and polish your leadership skills.Are you or someone you know ready to take your leadership to the next level?Find out more and and apply here.Business Food For Thought...Harvard Business ReviewThere's No Such Thing as Big Data in HR"Big data" has become such a ubiquitous phrase that every function of business now feels compelled to outline how they are going to use it to improve their operations. That's also true for Human Resources (HR) departments, which is where most of a company's money is spent, and where - we'd like to believe - the real value lies.IncHow to Prepare Your Business For Uncertainty In a Time When Speed Is Everything and Loyalty Is DeadI had a chance to catch up with a bunch of old friends and get up-to-date on their businesses and what they see as major issues for their companies going forward. The future isn't really clear for a lot of us, especially with the uncertainties in D.C. these days, but it's also not going to wait for any of us--so we need to keep moving forward. Overall, the tone was upbeat and optimistic, but that's what you'd expect from a gathering of great and upcoming entrepreneurs.PanasonicIn a connected world, people move through life more easilyBetter connections mean we all get through the day with greater ease and convenience. People receive the information they need, right when they need it. Cities adapt to the needs of citizens. Cars talk to drivers and each other to avoid collisions. And planes keep pilots informed about the weather, and passengers in touch with their lives below.From the PresidentOur award winning Denton County Women Leading Business Conference was a huge success due to an outstanding cadre of volunteers and staff. I'm taking a moment this morning to shine a bright light on Haley Carroll who stepped forward time and time again to ensure that Chair Amanda Yvette Peralez Hillebrand and her band of volunteers, like co-chairs Sue Bowman and Edel Seagren, and committee members Yvonda Estell Coleman, Lisa Avila Drumm, Angie Cox and Paula Tarver had everything they needed to execute a flawless day of enrichment. #DCWLBC2017 Thanks Haley!Be sure to stay in touch with all things Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce by liking us on Facebook, following us on Twitter and subscribing to our YouTube channel. The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce consistently brings new and exciting happenings to our business community that may benefit you, so be sure to stay connected with us.
At your service,
Ray Hernandez, IOM
Lewisville Area Chamber of CommerceLewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
972-436-9571551 North Valley Pkwy
Lewisville, TX 75067
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