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6 resources for Utah businesswomen and professionals

6 resources for Utah businesswomen and professionals

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 21 - 7:00 p.m.

Many local organizations, groups and resources for women have been created with the goal of leveling the playing field for women who want to compete in business.
3 ways to educate your employees about suicide prevention

3 ways to educate your employees about suicide prevention

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 18 - 3:00 p.m.

Given that people spend roughly one-third of their lives in the workplace, it is especially important for employers to take an active role in promoting mental fitness and suicide prevention.
6 ways your business could benefit from a diversity and inclusion program

6 ways your business could benefit from a diversity and inclusion program

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 23 - 8:00 a.m.

Diversity refers to differences in human demographics, such as race, gender, age, and sexual orientation. Inclusion focuses on ensuring that employees feel safe, accepted, and welcome. To optimize your company's performance and employee satisfaction, you need both.
3 ways the current Utah housing crisis is negatively impacting the workforce

3 ways the current Utah housing crisis is negatively impacting the workforce

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted July 20 - 8:00 a.m.

With the current housing crisis here in Utah, it can be difficult for many to find a place to live that suits their needs and allows them to flourish in their job.
These streets are made for walkin': A guide to downtown SLC Open Streets

These streets are made for walkin': A guide to downtown SLC Open Streets

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 24 - 8:00 a.m.

Whether you dig into the plethora of dining options, browse at 100-plus stores or listen to live local music and performances, Downtown SLC Open Streets has a taste of fun for everyone.
Salt Lake Chamber honors Katharine and Robert Garff for their community work

Salt Lake Chamber honors Katharine and Robert Garff for their community work

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 16 - 9:30 a.m.

The annual Giant in our City event is widely recognized as the most prestigious business award given in Utah. This year's honorees are Katharine and the late Robert Garff.
7 things you can do at your business to improve your employees' mental health

7 things you can do at your business to improve your employees' mental health

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted May 12 - 8:00 a.m.

Nearly 1 in 5 Americans suffer from mental illness. And, considering most adults spend a majority of their time at their jobs, this is particularly important in the workplace.
4  reasons Utah's small businesses weathered the pandemic better than other states

4 reasons Utah's small businesses weathered the pandemic better than other states

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted April 14 - 10:14 a.m.

Small businesses in Utah managed to weather the COVID-19 storm much better than most other states. There were many contributing factors, but here are four reasons.
6 ways Utah employers can build workforce resilience, prevent suicide and foster mental fitness

6 ways Utah employers can build workforce resilience, prevent suicide and foster mental fitness

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 30 - 3:00 p.m.

Mental health in the United States has been steadily worsening for many years. Employers hoping to support employee mental health while bolstering performance can take several steps now.
6 Utah women that every Beehive State resident should know about

6 Utah women that every Beehive State resident should know about

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 9 - 8:00 a.m.

They say the future is female, but here in Utah, much of the past has been, too.
5 ways businesses can help reduce Utah's horrible air pollution

5 ways businesses can help reduce Utah's horrible air pollution

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Feb. 9 - 7:00 p.m.

Utah's winter inversions are more than just minor inconveniences and eyesores—they pose significant health risks. Here are five ways businesses can help clear the air for Utahns.
What are the business community's priorities for the upcoming session?

What are the business community's priorities for the upcoming session?

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jan. 13 - 8:00 a.m.

As the voice of business, the Salt Lake Chamber's 2021 Legislative Priorities focus on both our community's immediate needs and our long-term, continuing goals.
Do you know the CDC's latest COVID-19 guidelines? Take the quiz and enter to win a gift card

Do you know the CDC's latest COVID-19 guidelines? Take the quiz and enter to win a gift card

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 28 - 8:00 a.m.

Take the quiz and enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card!
How much do you know about the new COVID-19 vaccine? Take the quiz and enter to win a $100 gift card

How much do you know about the new COVID-19 vaccine? Take the quiz and enter to win a $100 gift card

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 26 - 8:00 a.m.

See if you know the latest news about the COVID-19 vaccine.
5 things you can do now to make your 2021 career even better

5 things you can do now to make your 2021 career even better

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 22 - 3:00 p.m.

How does Utah rank in COVID-19 containment compared to other states?

How does Utah rank in COVID-19 containment compared to other states?

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 18 - 7:00 a.m.

The spread of the coronavirus remains unchecked across the nation as 2020 winds to a close. The numbers in Utah tell a story of increasing rates of hospitalization and death, with some counties doing better than others.
How do Utah's COVID-19 cases stack up against the rest of the nation? Take the quiz to find out

How do Utah's COVID-19 cases stack up against the rest of the nation? Take the quiz to find out

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 14 - 8:00 a.m.

Take the quiz for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card!
How you can support local businesses and earn free shopping credit

How you can support local businesses and earn free shopping credit

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 10 - 3:00 p.m.

After a difficult year, you can help keep the lights on for some local businesses—and save money at the same time—through the Downtown Dollars program.
Test your knowledge of Utah's latest COVID-19 news and enter to win a gift card

Test your knowledge of Utah's latest COVID-19 news and enter to win a gift card

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 9 - 7:00 p.m.

If you think you're up-to-date on everything related to COVID-19, take the quiz and enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card.
Utah's Business Diversity Summit can help you understand your employees' needs and perspectives

Utah's Business Diversity Summit can help you understand your employees' needs and perspectives

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 8:00 a.m.

To be successful in today's increasingly diverse world, inclusive leadership is absolutely essential.
Do you know which harmful bacteria can make you sick? Take the quiz and find out!

Do you know which harmful bacteria can make you sick? Take the quiz and find out!

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 20 - 3:00 p.m.

If you've ever experienced debilitating stomach cramps or a painful strep throat infection, you might be more aware of the pathogens around you. Take the quiz and enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card!
Utah businesswomen honored for 'resilience and renewal' at annual event

Utah businesswomen honored for 'resilience and renewal' at annual event

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 17 - 3:00 p.m.

When the going gets tough, Utah businesswomen get going—especially during a particularly tough year.
5 things you should look for in every business you visit to make sure it's safe

5 things you should look for in every business you visit to make sure it's safe

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 12 - 3:00 p.m.

With Utah seeing record high reports of COVID-19 cases and flu season around the corner, it's time to get serious about public health, according to the Utah Department of Health.
How long does harmful bacteria live on surfaces? Take the quiz and win $100 Amazon card!

How long does harmful bacteria live on surfaces? Take the quiz and win $100 Amazon card!

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 12 - 3:00 p.m.

Take the quiz and enter to win a $100 Amazon gift card!
Which public surface has more germs? Take the quiz to find out and you could win a gift card

Which public surface has more germs? Take the quiz to find out and you could win a gift card

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 4 - 8:00 a.m.

Do you know which public surfaces are dirtiest? Take the quiz and test your knowledge.
Malware, viruses can cripple or kill small businesses: Learn how to build a defense

Malware, viruses can cripple or kill small businesses: Learn how to build a defense

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 19 - 3:00 p.m.

Make sure your company is safe from potential cyber threats.
Safely enjoy downtown during Open Streets SLC

Safely enjoy downtown during Open Streets SLC

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 1 - 3:00 p.m.

Running every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 6 - 10 p.m. through Oct. 10, Open Streets invites you to enjoy everything you love about downtown in a safe and socially distant manner.
4 ways Utah is playing a big role in working to fix the COVID-19 pandemic

4 ways Utah is playing a big role in working to fix the COVID-19 pandemic

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 28 - 8:00 a.m.

For the past six months, a virus has thrown nearly everything off its tracks. But thanks to the hard work of many here in the Beehive State, normal life is staging a comeback.
7 ways you can pledge to stay safe and help the economy stay open

7 ways you can pledge to stay safe and help the economy stay open

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 9 - 3:00 p.m.

To keep the footing Utah—and the nation—has gained over the past six months of social distancing and sanitizing, it's imperative that Utahns continue their efforts.
10 places to go in Salt Lake for a cool treat

10 places to go in Salt Lake for a cool treat

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 4 - 8:00 a.m.

If you’re looking for something fun to do or just a way to beat the heat, try one of these ten Salt Lake eateries to help you cool off.
4 local businesses show leadership by committing to 'Stay Safe to Stay Open' pledge

4 local businesses show leadership by committing to 'Stay Safe to Stay Open' pledge

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 18 - 8:00 a.m.

These four local businesses that took the "Stay Safe to Stay Open" pledge illustrate deeper principles we can apply to our lives.
See which Utah businesses are pledging to Stay Safe to Stay Open

See which Utah businesses are pledging to Stay Safe to Stay Open

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted July 14 - 8:00 a.m.

Here's what local businesses are doing to help keep their customers safe.
8 Black-owned businesses you can support in Salt Lake City

8 Black-owned businesses you can support in Salt Lake City

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 19 - 8:00 a.m.

Build up your local community by supporting local Black businesses.
Getting Utah back to work: How to navigate the moderate-risk protocols for your business

Getting Utah back to work: How to navigate the moderate-risk protocols for your business

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted May 14 - 3:00 p.m.

As Utah businesses reopen, it is critical to get this phase right so Utah can continue to have the healthiest economy in the country.
This new app can help you assess, test and trace any coronavirus symptoms

This new app can help you assess, test and trace any coronavirus symptoms

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted April 29 - 3:00 p.m.

The state's new coronavirus tracking app can help you keep track of possible contacts with the virus.
Governor’s Economic Task Force outlines plan for protecting Utah's economy in face of unprecedented challenges

Governor’s Economic Task Force outlines plan for protecting Utah's economy in face of unprecedented challenges

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 25 - 3:00 p.m.

In response to the pandemic and earthquake, Gov. Gary Herbert created the Economic Response Task Force and appointed Salt Lake Chamber President and CEO Derek Miller to chair the group. State leaders laid out a three-step plan for Utah to stay on a path to recovery.
Simple ways Utah businesses can prepare for and prevent coronavirus

Simple ways Utah businesses can prepare for and prevent coronavirus

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 12 - 8:12 a.m.

Though most people know how to protect themselves and their family by now, businesses should take a more detailed approach.
3 skills essential to any employee in today's business environment

3 skills essential to any employee in today's business environment

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Feb. 25 - 8:00 a.m.

With the Utah tech and general markets booming, it's important your skills can stand out from the crowd of resumes.
6 ways to get involved in Utah's lawmaking and political process

6 ways to get involved in Utah's lawmaking and political process

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jan. 27 - 8:03 a.m.

Writing up a post on social media doesn't get you involved, but these productive steps can actually make change.
How much do you contribute to Utah's air problem? How to reduce your emissions

How much do you contribute to Utah's air problem? How to reduce your emissions

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jan. 17 - 3:00 p.m.

Join the Clean the Air Challenge to help reduce the thousands of pounds of emissions in Utah's air.
How to actually help the homeless and others in need this winter

How to actually help the homeless and others in need this winter

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 18 - 3:00 p.m.

There are many meaningful ways you can give back to those who need it this winter.
6 ways shopping small (businesses) can make this your family's best holiday ever

6 ways shopping small (businesses) can make this your family's best holiday ever

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 20 - 7:59 a.m.

This holiday season, shopping small — at small businesses, that is — can have a big impact on your yuletide experience.
Advice for young professionals from Utah's successful female leaders

Advice for young professionals from Utah's successful female leaders

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 29 - 8:00 a.m.

Learn from the best of Utah's female leaders.
10 ways to make your next public speaking obligation less painful

10 ways to make your next public speaking obligation less painful

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 21 - 9:00 p.m.

Almost everyone has to give a speech of some sort in life, whether it's a toast, a business presentation or church talk. Try these tips to make it easier and less painful.
10 books Utah’s business leaders recommend reading

10 books Utah’s business leaders recommend reading

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted July 19 - 8:00 a.m.

Whether you're into reading from a fresh, unopened book or prefer to listen to audiobooks, reading is an excellent tool to grow as a person. Here's what Utah's leaders are currently reading.
8 local can't-miss events happening this summer

8 local can't-miss events happening this summer

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 19 - 8:00 a.m.

Summer in Utah is anything but boring, especially with all of the fun events planned. These are nine activities you can't miss this summer.
7 ways businesses can take the lead in saving precious Utah water

7 ways businesses can take the lead in saving precious Utah water

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 5 - 3:00 p.m.

As spring sun and temperatures begin to melt winter snow and fill Utah’s water sources, the temptation to relax daily water conservation efforts may creep in. But now, more than ever, it's important to
After the Golden Spike: How railroads helped shape Utah

After the Golden Spike: How railroads helped shape Utah

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted April 24 - 9:00 p.m.

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad at Promontory Summit, Utah. Utah – and the country at large – would never be the same.
5 amazing women who helped shape Utah's history

5 amazing women who helped shape Utah's history

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 27 - 8:00 a.m.

Women in Utah territory were the first in the country who exercised their right to vote and others through the years did much to advance the rights of women and minorities. Here are just four women who changed Utah’s history.
6 reasons cybersecurity will be a top Utah career option in the next decade

6 reasons cybersecurity will be a top Utah career option in the next decade

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 4 - 9:00 p.m.

Hackers pose a significant threat to governments and businesses. In Utah, the cybersecurity field is mounting a growing defense and creating career opportunities in the process.
5 ways you benefit from taking part in the Clear the Air Challenge

5 ways you benefit from taking part in the Clear the Air Challenge

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jan. 24 - 3:00 p.m.

Beginning Feb. 1, Utah residents are challenged to cut vehicle emissions by telecommuting or choosing alternative modes of transportation, such as buses, TRAX, FrontRunner or carpools.
Utah gender wage gap highest in nation: 5 steps to fix it

Utah gender wage gap highest in nation: 5 steps to fix it

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 11 - 8:00 a.m.

Utah has the largest gender wage gap for full-time, year-round working women. Here are five steps Utah businesses can take to create an equitable pay environment within their own organization.
7 lessons from top women business leaders in Utah

7 lessons from top women business leaders in Utah

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 14 - 8:00 a.m.

The number of women-owned businesses in Utah currently doubles the rate of men-owned businesses. What’s the secret to their success? These seven women leaders share the formula for getting to the top — and staying there.
5 reasons cybersecurity should be a vital part of your daily life

5 reasons cybersecurity should be a vital part of your daily life

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 17 - 8:00 a.m.

Cybersecurity has never been as important as it is now. Here are five reasons cybersecurity should be a part of your daily life.
Favorite Utah fall activities you don't want to miss

Favorite Utah fall activities you don't want to miss

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 13 - 8:00 a.m.

Those crackling, crisp sounds and cool air signal a welcome arrival — fall. Celebrate those golden colors with some golden memory-making. Here are some favorite Utah fall activities to help you get the most out of this pumpkin-scented season.
5 business lessons you can learn from baseball

5 business lessons you can learn from baseball

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 13 - 8:00 a.m.

Baseball and business are more closely related than you think. Here are five lessons you can learn from America's favorite game.
5 ways to discover what THE BLOCKS have to offer

5 ways to discover what THE BLOCKS have to offer

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Updated Aug. 8 - 8:08 a.m.

If you’ve ever attended a concert, admired a piece of street art, browsed an art gallery, museum or been to a festival in downtown Salt Lake City, you’ve experienced THE BLOCKS.