January 9, 2017 NewsletterWeekly Edition No. 187 | Lewisville Chamber WebsiteIn This IssueJoin Now
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Thursday, February 2, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Want to promote your business? Consider one of several sponsorship opportunities.
2017 LEADS Spotlight Speaker
Reserve your spot to be the LEADS Spot Speaker in 2017. It is free for members in good standing and is scheduled on a first come first serve basis. Learn More
2017 Chamber Night Out
Fill out the form today to reserve your month. Learn More2017 LEADS Location Sponsor
Want to introduce an average of 60-80 businesses to your location each week for one month? Find out more about becoming a 2017 LEADS Location Host Sponsor and filling out the online form. Learn More2017 LEADS Power Networking
Join us for the first LEADS Power Networking of 2017 on Friday, January 6.
Invite your colleagues, vendors, and friends to attend. Also, bring a door prize to promote your business.
The LEADS Location for January will be Fat Cow BBQ in Lewisville.
Want to be a Location Sponsor? Complete the online sponsorship form.2017 Denton County Days February 28 &
Denton County Days is designed to acquaint the state's top elected decision makers and key agency officials with the many assets of the county, and heighten the overall image of the North Texas area.
Make plans to attend. Sponsorship opportunities and registration are now available. Learn MoreUpcoming Ribbon CuttingsMember CornerDo you know a business or company that could benefit from joining the Chamber?
Share with them the impact it will have for their business as well as the community. Basic membership benefits include networking opportunities, marketing, sponsorship and professional development. More information is available on our website.
The first New Member Orientation of the New Year will take place on February 2.Business Food For Thought...Leadership Resource CenterLeading When Fogged InIt happens to every leader eventually. The path forward is obscured as if by fog. Changes beyond one's control make it impossible, at least for a while, to identify what to do next.TED4 larger-than-life lessons from soap operasSoap operas and telenovelas may be (ahem) overdramatic, but as Kate Adams shows us, their exaggerated stories and characters often cast light on the problems of real life. In this sparkling, funny talk, Adams, a former assistant casting director for "As the World Turns," share four lessons for life and business that we can learn from melodramas.Be LeaderlyHow to Stop Micromanaging and Start LeadingAre you a micromanager or a leader? Try this simple test: In any given situation, are you more likely to tell your team what to do, or do you start by asking questions that lead to an exchange of ideas?From the PresidentHave you made your New Year's resolutions? We have one more we'd like you to make, tell a friend about the benefits of being a member of the Four Star Accredited Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce.Investing in a membership with the Lewisville Chamber gives you multiple opportunities to network with thousands of business professionals and promote your business to hundreds of chamber members, as well as the community.We also have many opportunities to be involved in helping to better our community, like the Government Affairs Committee, Senior Services Alliance Committee and Leadership Lewisville, to name a few.Help us help other businesses or organizations grow by talking to them about becoming a Chamber member.Be sure to stay in touch with all things Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce by liking us on Facebook, following us on Twitter, or watching our videos on YouTube. The Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce consistently has A LOT of very exciting things going on in our community that may benefit you, so be sure to stay connected with us.At your service,
Ray Hernandez, IOM
Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce