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8 ways to improve your workplace culture

8 ways to improve your workplace culture

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 21 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Creating a positive workplace culture is the cornerstone of any successful organization.
6 Utah businesses that gave back in 2023

6 Utah businesses that gave back in 2023

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 13 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Giving back is both the right thing — and the smart thing — to do from a business perspective. And if you're looking for ideas, here are some ways certain Utah businesses have helped others in need this year.
Utah's many strengths garner top ratings for economy and life in general

Utah's many strengths garner top ratings for economy and life in general

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 21 - 11:43 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah is no stranger to high praise, but 2023 brought one of the highest honors a state can receive.
4 professional and personal benefits of attending the Women & Business Conference

4 professional and personal benefits of attending the Women & Business Conference

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 16 - 3:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

This annual event serves as a networking and growth opportunity for professional women, as well as a celebration of female leaders who've provided valuable service to the community.
Downtown SLC to be filled with free concerts, urban golf course, art and more this fall

Downtown SLC to be filled with free concerts, urban golf course, art and more this fall

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 20 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Main Street is open to pedestrians and closed to cars on Fridays and Saturdays so restaurants and shops can spill out onto the sidewalks.
SL Chamber's business development program is free for diverse business owners

SL Chamber's business development program is free for diverse business owners

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 6 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

If you're a diverse business owner looking to enhance your skills, this program might just be the perfect fit for you. Here's what you need to know about the free, seven-week Diverse-Owned Business Accelerator program.
Salt Lake Chamber recognizes local businesses and community leaders

Salt Lake Chamber recognizes local businesses and community leaders

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 9 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Chamber honors outstanding individuals and businesses who've had a positive impact on the community. Here's a look at this year's award recipients.
7 can't miss things to do this summer

7 can't miss things to do this summer

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted July 11 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

To help you get the most out of the beautiful, sunny weather, here are seven things you should definitely do in Utah before the summer ends.
5 longstanding Utah businesses that add value and build the community

5 longstanding Utah businesses that add value and build the community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 21 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Part of the reason these businesses have been around for so long is that they don't just focus on the bottom line. They work to uplift their employees, their consumers and the community at large. Here's a brief look at how they do it.
Why you and your business should care about the Clear the Air Challenge

Why you and your business should care about the Clear the Air Challenge

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 9 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

While the state has enacted many laws and regulations to clean up the air, greater reduction of pollution requires buy-in from individuals and businesses.
Utah business leaders release new family-friendly policies guide

Utah business leaders release new family-friendly policies guide

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted May 16 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce reports that every $1 invested in child care can yield as much as a $9 return on investment. So if you're a business owner or manager, you should do something to make workplace policies more family-friendly.
Learn what's important to Utah's leaders at the One Utah Summit

Learn what's important to Utah's leaders at the One Utah Summit

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted April 21 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

The One Utah Summit is a biannual event alternating between northern and southern Utah where you can network with the state's top thought leaders, learn about pressing issues, explore business opportunities and give back to the community.
5 ways you can benefit from giving back to your community

5 ways you can benefit from giving back to your community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 23 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

According to Cleveland Clinic, helping others can actually lower your blood pressure, decrease stress and ultimately increase your lifespan.
6 ways to celebrate Women's History Month

6 ways to celebrate Women's History Month

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 13 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

If you've never celebrated Women's History Month before, or if you're looking for some fresh ideas, here are six suggestions.
6 reasons why diversity and inclusion are important for your Utah business

6 reasons why diversity and inclusion are important for your Utah business

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Diversity isn't just a catchphrase, it's a crucial part of running a business in today's world. Here are six benefits that come with upping your inclusion efforts.
3 issues to watch this legislative session

3 issues to watch this legislative session

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

With the 2023 Legislative Session just days away, Utahns may be curious to know how the state's lawmakers will tackle these concerns.
7 ways Utah businesses of any size can give back to the community all year long

7 ways Utah businesses of any size can give back to the community all year long

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 20 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Though the holiday season is a popular time to ramp up the giving, it's important to remember that people need help all year long.
Top 8 things to do downtown this winter

Top 8 things to do downtown this winter

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 6 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

It's that time of year when downtown comes alive with twinkling lights, decorations, concerts, performances and more — and you won't want to miss any of it.
5 reasons supporting small businesses (especially during the holidays) helps your community

5 reasons supporting small businesses (especially during the holidays) helps your community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Supporting small businesses isn't just a thoughtful thing to do — it's one of the best ways to support your local community.
5 reasons supporting small businesses (especially during the holidays) helps your community

5 reasons supporting small businesses (especially during the holidays) helps your community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 18 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Supporting small businesses isn't just a thoughtful thing to do — it's one of the best ways to support your local community.
7 outstanding women being honored in Utah's business community

7 outstanding women being honored in Utah's business community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 25 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

The ATHENA International Award is presented each year to a leader who has gone above and beyond in business and service to the community.
10 federal priorities of Utah's business community

10 federal priorities of Utah's business community

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Oct. 7 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Now, more than ever, leadership on the national stage is needed. Utah can serve as an example for better stewardship and cooperation, and help lead the way in finding solutions to issues that challenge our nation.
How family-friendly work policies could help Utah companies struggling to find/keep employees

How family-friendly work policies could help Utah companies struggling to find/keep employees

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 21 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

A new survey shows that when it comes to the ideal work situation, many parents and guardians would appreciate more family-friendly policies.
5 ways to better support women in the workplace

5 ways to better support women in the workplace

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 30 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Despite advances made in recent years, there's still a large disparity between men and women when it comes to the professional working world. There are plenty of steps businesses, employers and individuals can take to better support women in the workplace. Here are a few ideas.
7 reasons networking is still critical even in Utah's booming job market

7 reasons networking is still critical even in Utah's booming job market

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Aug. 6 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

If you really want to thrive in your career, don't discount the importance of networking. Networking opportunities are all around you, even if you're not looking for a new position.
7 reasons networking is still critical even in a booming job market

7 reasons networking is still critical even in a booming job market

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted July 29 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

If you really want to thrive in your career, don't discount the importance of networking. Networking opportunities are all around you, even if you're not looking for a new position.
How Utah leaders and businesses are trying to make diversity a top priority

How Utah leaders and businesses are trying to make diversity a top priority

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 28 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Creating a work environment where people of all genders, races and backgrounds thrive is a worthy goal for all Utah businesses and leaders. But it's not just the right thing to do — it's also the smart thing to do.
How your little changes can impact the quality of Utah's air

How your little changes can impact the quality of Utah's air

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted June 20 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Bad air quality in Utah is more than just an eyesore. It's taking years off of your life.
Here are three new mental wellness guides for employees based on industry

Here are three new mental wellness guides for employees based on industry

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted May 24 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Community Builders releases three new mental wellness guides for hospitality, construction and law.
Shop local: Support the Utah women-owned business directory

Shop local: Support the Utah women-owned business directory

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted April 19 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

It's not always easy to find women-owned businesses to support. That's why the Women's Business Center of Utah (WBCUtah), housed within the Salt Lake Chamber, created the first-of-its-kind Utah Women-Owned Business Directory.
4 of the worst data breaches of all time and how you can avoid being a victim

4 of the worst data breaches of all time and how you can avoid being a victim

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 29 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

As an individual or a business owner, there's more you can be doing to protect yourself from data breaches.
3 easy ways to celebrate Women's History Month this March

3 easy ways to celebrate Women's History Month this March

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted March 22 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

If you want to celebrate Women's History Month this year, try one of these three ways to honor the women in your life and across the state of Utah.
Business community's priorities to champion Utah's new economic geography

Business community's priorities to champion Utah's new economic geography

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jan. 25 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

One main goal of the Salt Lake Chamber is to work on ordering conditions such that opportunity and prosperity are achievable for every Utahn.
New year, new you: Utah opportunities for personal and professional development

New year, new you: Utah opportunities for personal and professional development

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

Utah's personal and professional development sector is well established with companies and colleges across the state providing training opportunities for both employers and employees.
6 reasons your holiday support for local small businesses should continue all year

6 reasons your holiday support for local small businesses should continue all year

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Dec. 16 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

When it comes to making a big impact on your neighborhood and community, it pays to think—and shop—small.
7 Utah women to be honored for leadership, influence during pandemic

7 Utah women to be honored for leadership, influence during pandemic

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Nov. 11 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

A new study shows that women often work harder than men in similar positions to advocate for their employees and strive for diversity, equity and inclusion. However, most of them aren't receiving the recognition they deserve. The Salt Lake Chamber and the Women's Business Center of Utah are honoring seven such women.
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 Oct. 20 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

To be successful in today's increasingly diverse world, inclusive leadership is absolutely essential.
5 tips for small business success in Utah

5 tips for small business success in Utah

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Sept. 27 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Since 2010, Utah has taken the top spot six times among Forbes' Best States for Business. This is good news for anyone who owns (or aspires to own) a business in this state. So if if you plan to start a small business, here are five tips that can help ensure success.
6 resources for Utah businesswomen and professionals

6 resources for Utah businesswomen and professionals

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

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.
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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

When the going gets tough, Utah businesswomen get going—especially during a particularly tough year.