• October 16, 2017 Newsletter

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    MONDAY MEMO
    Stay Informed
    Weekly Edition No. 227
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    Four Star Accredited Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
    Join the Chamber that was first Accredited with the U.S. Chamber in June 1997.
     
    Our Sponsors
    EBR Consulting_ LLC Hiring
    Atmos Energy PSA
    Communities in Schools
    LISD Job Fair
    Save the date!
    November 2nd
    6-9pm
     
    KW Quarter Auction benefiting Hearts for Homes, a nonprofit helping to improve the living conditions of low-income senior homeowners (60+) in Denton County.
    Sponsor a table?
    Donate a gift basket for the auction?
     
    Heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine and FUN!
    Star Performers
    Sponsored by
    Neighborhood Credit Union
    Sponsored by
    DATCU Credit Union
    Sponsored by
    SCORE
    Building Business Success

    SCORE provides no cost business counseling to help individual business owners succeed.

    Schedule a Mentoring Session: (972) 436-9571
    Small Business Development
    North Central Texas Small Business Development Cinter
    Contact the SBDC at
    940-498-6470 for free Business Counseling in Denton County.
    Our Membership
    October 16, 2017 
    The Chamber is gearing up for our largest annual event, Discover Local, on November 2nd, 3pm-7pm at Hilton Garden Inn. This is a Community and Business Expo, a Taste of Southern Denton County, and Job Fair.
     
    As we anticipate over 1,000 in attendance this year, I want to ensure all our wonderful member businesses take advantage of this opportunity to showcase their unique offerings. We will have businesses like COBRA Brewing and Twisted Root Burger offering up delicious tastings.
    If you have not already signed up your business, I encourage you to stop waiting and reserve your booth now, as Chamber members receive an unbeatable rate.
    Please contact me with any questions and I look forward to seeing you November 2nd. 

    Rachel Bagley
    At your service,

    Rachel Bagley
    Vice President
    Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
    Business Food For Thought...
    Lewisville Texan Journal
    Castle Hills join contenders for Amazon HQ2
    Cities across the continent are competing to be the site of the next Amazon headquarters. The Dallas Chamber of Commerce has placed Castle Hills in its top eight submitted locations for DFW, Lewisville City Manager Donna Barron said.
     
    Harvard Business Review
    A Survey of How 1,000 CEOs Spend Their Day Reveals What Makes Leaders Successful
    What makes a CEO effective? The question has been studied extensively, of course, including in HBR. Yet we still know fairly little about how CEOs behave day-to-day and how their behavior relates to the success or failure of the companies they run. Previous studies have typically had limitations. Some have been of small samples, or relied heavily on the researchers' interpretation to classify different "types" of executive.
     
    Harvard Business Review
    Take This Quiz to Figure Out How to Be Happier at Work
    We all want to be happy on the job, but what does that actually mean? Is it just being satisfied in your job? Does it mean having fun at work? Are we happy when working conditions are good, our days are enjoyable, and our nights are worry-free?
    Did You Know?
    What's Important to you,
    Is Important to Us.
     
    Your perspective is incredibly important to us. Please take just a few minutes and respond to this brief survey today. It will help us guide the Lewisville Area Chamber for the next three years.
     
    2018 Business & Community Guide

    Have you received a phone call about advertising in the Chamber's Business & Community Guide?

    2018 Lewisville Chamber Business _ Community Guide The Chamber has partnered with Metro Media Publishing to produce the 2018 Business & Community Guide.

    NEW this year is an enhanced digital edition that will be distributed via email to all members.

    Promote Your Business
    1. Make sure your directory listing is up to date
    2. Consider purchasing additional advertising space in the publication
    Ready to advertise? Contact Tammie Easson, our Metro Media representative, at (417) 629-7935 or [email protected].
     
    Septembe, 2017 Monthly Housing Reports

    Check out the latest monthly residential market trends update provided by the Greater Lewisville Association of REALTORS for:
    Argyle
    Carrollton
    Corinth
    Denton

    Links open PDF documents. Download the free PDF viewer
    What's Happening
    LEADS Power Networking
    LEADS Power Networking
    Every Friday
    8:00 - 9:00 AM
     
    Get to know more than 60 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.
     
    October's meetings are sponsored by, and held at Attiva Lewisville, 901 N. Garden Ridge Blvd, Lewisville, TX 75077.
    Texas Chamber of Commerce Week Proclamation
    Monday, October 16th
    7-7:30pm
    2017 Texas Chamber of Commerce Weel
    We are excited to celebrate Chamber of Commerce Week in Texas October 16 - 20, 2017. Join us on Monday evening for our proclamation event at City Hall in Lewisville,  151 W Church St, Lewisville, TX
     
    Chamber Night Out
    Thursday, October 19th
    October 2017 Chamber Night Out
    October Partnership Luncheon
    Tuesday, October 24
    11:30am - 1pm
    October 2017 Partnership Luncheon
    Multi-Chamber Mixer
    Tuesday, October 24 from 5-7pm
    Great Wolf Lodge Conference Center
    Multi-Chamber Mixer
    Southern Denton County Business & Community Expo 2017
    November 2
    Southern Denton County Business _ Community Expo
    Microsoft Training: Doing Business In the Cloud
    Wednesday, November 8
    7:45-9AM

    What is "the cloud" and how can your business benefit from using it?
     
    Join us Wednesday, November 8th for an exclusive Microsoft training on how to do business in the cloud. Ask the questions you've been wondering about without trying to be sold something. This is purely informational and educational.
    Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
    972-436-9571
    551 North Valley Pkwy
    Lewisville, TX 75067
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