• March 26, 2018 Newsletter

  • Weekly Edition No. 248 | March 26, 2018
    The mission of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote economic growth of the business community.
    Get Involved
    We are currently seeking to fill Board of Director positions. If interested, please contact Rachel Bagley for more information.
    The Annual Golf Classic Planning Committee will begin meeting in March. If you are interested in being involved with the Chamber's biggest fundraiser, please contact Corey Koif.
    Call for Women's Division members to help plan the 10th Annual Denton County Women Leading Business Conference & Expo. If you are interested, please contact Corey Koif.
    Take part in the 33rd Class of Leadership Lewisville....the BEST Class!

    Leadership Lewisville, a program of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce, educates, inspires and provides opportunities to develop and polish your leadership skills. The nine-month intensive leadership development program features substantial community leaders to facilitate, provide information and stimulate discussion on how to strengthen and incorporate leadership each day.

    Are you or someone you know ready to take your leadership to the next level? Consider investing in Leadership Lewisville, one of the longest running leadership programs in North Texas. Invest in your future today. For more information please contact Rachel Bagley.
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    Business Food For Thought...
    LinkedIn Workforce Report | Dallas-Ft. Worth | March 2018
    Over 146 million workers in the U.S. have LinkedIn profiles; over 20,000 companies in the U.S. use LinkedIn to recruit; over 3 million jobs are posted on LinkedIn in the U.S. every month; and members can add over 50,000 skills to their profiles to showcase their professional brands. That gives us unique and valuable insight into U.S. workforce trends.
    Fast Company
    How To Sell Yourself For A Job When You’re Overqualified
    When it comes to job searching, we often hear how difficult it can be for recent graduates, who are somehow expected to have years of experience straight out of school, to even be considered for an entry-level position. What happens when the situation is reversed, and your years of experience begin to work against you?
    Business Insider
    From kayaking on glaciers to forging enormous swords, what 15 of the coolest jobs out there look like
    Feast your eyes on these amazing jobs.
    Building Business Success
    SCORE provides no cost confidential one-on-one 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
    LEADS Power Networking
    Friday, March 30th
    No LEADS for Good Friday
    Monthly Partnership Luncheon
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater
    100 N Charles St
    Lewisville, TX

    Monthly partnership luncheons are a great way to mingle with area businessmen and women.
    Ribbon Sponsor:
    Music City Mall Ribbon Cutting
    Thursday, March 29th
    Noon - 1:00 PM
    Join us in celebrating the opening of Music City Mall's (Formerly Vista Ridge Mall) new carousel!

    Farmers Insurances Brijesh Anthonypillai Agency Ribbon Cutting, Tuesday April 17, 2018, 4PM

    Join us in celebrating Farmers Insurances Brijesh Anthonypillai Agency in Lewisville!
    Women Leading Business Conference & Expo
    Thursday, June 28th
    8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    The Women Leading Business Conference & Expo, like the Women’s Division, was created to meet the unique professional and personal educational needs of women in business and women-owned businesses. This day long conference features female speakers with inspiring messages of perseverance, leadership, and success. The conference will also feature mini breakout sessions that offer tangible resources to help attendees achieve success personally and professionally.
    Member Orientation
    Monday, April 2nd
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    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.
    Hot Deals
    Receive a FREE Employment Compliance Audit & Consultation - Contact Us Today
    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