Edwards Creative and Vibrant Credit Union are teaming up to offer a fun, casual, and free after-hours networking event. Drop by Edwards Creative (435 1st St. E, Milan, IL) on Wednesday, November 1 between 5-7 p.m. to enjoy snacks, cocktails, and mingle with fellow Chamber members.
Are you looking for the perfect candidate for your job opening? Post your jobs on the Quad Cities Chamber’s website at no cost! Quad Cities Chamber members are savvy networkers and highly connected in the region, and the Quad Cities Chamber website get over 100,000 visitors each year. Put your jobs in front of this audience, and let us help you find your next great employee.
Reach readers on Small Business Saturday and let them know why they should shop in your store! Both of our local newspapers are offering special advertising rates for small businesses. View the flyers below to learn more about print and digital opportunities and rates.
How can a good story drive sales? Stephanie Soebbing, Quilt Addicts Anonymous and Angie Kendall from the Child Abuse Council will talk about how they use storytelling and content marketing to reach their audiences, including which platforms they use and why, what goals they achieved through their efforts and the resources required to pull it all off.
The Quad Cities Chamber will host a new series beginning in October to build marketing capacity for small businesses in the region. The 4-program series will feature local small business owners who will share best practices on the success they have found through various marketing initiatives and platforms.
Did you know the Quad Cities Chamber, in partnership with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, offers two sets of market research databases that can help your business grow?
Last month we announced the launch of a new online platform that provides enhanced benefits to Chamber members. There are many new tools for companies to use to promote business, gain access to resources and opportunities to connect through what’s called the Member Information Center.
With the launch of a new online platform there are now many new tools for members to promote their business through the Quad Cities Chamber. One of the new features is the ability for members to post job Hot Deals on our website. Take advantage of this resource to expand the reach of your business.
This month we announced the launch of a new online platform that provides enhanced benefits to Chamber members. There are many new tools for companies to use to promote business, gain access to resources and opportunities to connect through what’s called the Member Information Center. One of the new features is the ability for members to post job openings on our website.
Last week we announced the launch of a new online platform that provides you with tools to promote your business, access to resources, and opportunities to connect with other members directly from your computer or mobile device.
We are excited to announce the launch of a new online platform! The new online portal offers enhanced capabilities that will provide you with tools to promote your business, access to resources, and opportunities to connect with other members directly from your computer or mobile device.
Quad Cities Chamber member, Jim Wegener, Thrivent Financial is offering a free luncheon for small business owners and self-employed individuals to provide tips on how to make your business successful in the Quad Cities covering a range of topics including
On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced the publication of a final rule amending the white collar overtime exemptions to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The final rule, which will be published in the Federal Register on May 23, 2016, increases the threshold salary for the exemption to $913 per week ($47,476 per year), the standard salary level at the 40th percentile of...
Every month in the Quad Cities, entrepreneurs get together to share their ideas, learn from those who have successfully launched businesses, and simply connect. They do this through Ignite Quad Cities, an initiative of the Quad Cities Chamber that fosters an entrepreneurial community. Launched in June 2014, the Ignite Quad Cities Entrepreneurial Meetup group began with a single member and has now...
During the first in a series of three upcoming Executives Club events exploring issues related to workforce, business leaders met last week to share best practices in utilizing internship programs as an effort to source qualified employees. Laura Sivertsen, Manager of North America Staffing and Recruiting with Deere & Company, Erik Hahn, Lead Process Metallurgist with Alcoa, and Jose Sanchez,...