10/03/2017Our next ACCELERATE event is scheduled for:
8-9am Tuesday, September 5
Holiday Inn & Suites
1000 Plummer Drive in Edwardsville
This one-hour session is exclusively for ACCELERATE members and includes a brief TED Talk video followed by a discussion facilitated by Alicia Lifrak. Alicia will share her experiences with overcoming gender-related obstacles in the workplace. From the boardroom to everyday interactions, she has learned how to successfully navigate male-dominated organizations.
ACCELERATE is the Ed/Glen Chamber's new business-centric initiative to build and solidify our region's current and future workforce.
ACCELERATE is designed to provide professionals of all ages with the tools to:
* Accelerate your leadership acumen
* Hone your communication skills
* Expand your professional network, and ultimately
* Strengthen our business community as a whole
10/04/2017This program is for ALL members who would like to become more familiar with the many benefits of chamber membership. Long time, brand new, and potential members are all welcomed and encouraged to attend this 60 minute 'Chamber Q&A: Maximize Your Membership' session.
- Learn about the many programs and services offered
- Introduce your business to fellow members
- Learn how to build effective business relationships
- Learn how to navigate the chamber's website
- Learn how the chamber serves its members
- Understand the critical importance of a positive business climate
- Allow the chamber to connect you with practical resources in the community
Chamber Q&A: Maximize Your Membership is hosted at the Ed/Glen Chamber office, located at 1 North Research Drive in Edwardsville. RSVPs are greatly appreciated.
Be a part of SIUE's second Annual Cougars Unleashed Homecoming Run!
Cedarhusrt Memory Care and Ruth's House are hosting a fundraiser to benefit the Alzheimer’s Organization
10/10/2017Enjoy a morning networking event designed to get you in and out in a quick 45 minutes! The 2017 Morning b2b Connections meetings will be hosted at Source Juicery. Guests may order from the juicery's menu if they choose, paying individually.
Morning b2b networking events will begin promptly at 7:15am, with a brief topical presentation and time left for a fun, facilitated networking activity. At 8am you'll be free to head to the office or continue the conversation with your new connections!
10/19/2017The October Business After 5 (BA5) is hosted by 1st MidAmerica Credit Union.
Attendance at all 12 BA5 events is included in your Ed/Glen Chamber membership investment! On the third Thursday of each month, we invite you to mix, mingle and be merry with fellow business leaders from 5-7pm.
Be sure to bring plenty of business cards, and be ready to expand your business network! Announcements, a message from our host(s), joker's jackpot drawing and business card giveaway will occur at approximately 6pm.