Companies small and large realize that there are many ways to build a business. Studies have shown that customers are more likely to buy from people they trust and can build a relationship with. Chamber members know that their membership dollars are more than just an investment in growing our region but also a stamp of credibility for their brand.
The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit exhibits the success stories of immigrant entrepreneurs. Business growth tips and keys to success when working with immigrant populations are shared in a non-competitive and supportive environment. For more detailed information visit, iesusa.org.
Learn how to sub-contract with the largest dredge and barge business in the western hemisphere during this upcoming webinar featuring Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, a federal prime contractor that has rebuilt waterways across the country, including those after the Hurricane Katrina disaster.
The Eastern Iowa Community Colleges invite you to join them as they bring together business, industry, organizations, and educators to identify and solve systemic workforce challenges in our area’s key industries.
Today is election day in Iowa, take a look at our voter resources page to learn more about the candidates and find your polling location.
Is your business prepping for the holiday shopping season? As you make your plans, don't forget to leverage the resources available to you through your Chamber membership.
As the 2017 holiday season quickly approaches, Moline Centre, a division of the Quad Cities Chamber that promotes quality of life and economic growth in downtown Moline, is launching a new event to kick-off the season.
Are you an Iowa manufacturer looking for additional ways to engage your employees in efforts to promote manufacturing and solve the workforce shortage? Then have them join the Elevate Iowa Ambassador Program!
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.
The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2018 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year. Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses for their contributions to their local communities, and to our nation’s economy.
As the Quad Cities Chamber prepares for the upcoming legislative session, passenger rail service remains a top priority, and we are working very closely with state and federal officials, local partners, and Iowa Interstate Rail to ensure the project keeps moving. We often receive questions from constituents on the details of this project, so we took a moment to share some answers to FAQ’s...
As your business begins to ramp up promotions for the holidays, don’t forget to incorporate Hot Deals into your sales strategy. Hot Deals are a free resource open to Chamber members to promote specials and increase exposure for businesses.
The U.S. Head of Delegation for an international manufacturing R&D program. A Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Distinguished Research Fellow. A former member of the Additive Manufacturing Expert Panel for the European Commission. HP, Inc.’s Director of 3D Printing, Americas. They're all in one room. And they're here to help you.