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Ribbon Cutting @ Arch View Family Dental
12/12/19
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Business After 5 @ First Presbyterian Church Edwardsville
12/19/19
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Events in the month of April 2019
DateEvent
04/01/19
Ribbon Cutting @ Carrollton Bank

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04/09/19
nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek

During six one-hour lunch sessions at Edison's Entertainment Complex, be part of a discussion of a top-selling business and leadership book, Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together And Others Don't by Simon Sinek.

     

Leaders Eat Last is a book about leaders who create an organizational culture that allows employees to feel fulfilled through the important work they do. By crafting an environment build on trust, teams will pull together again and again to help their tribe not just survive, but flourish. Here is a breakdown of the book's table of contents:
  • PART 1: OUR NEED TO FEEL SAFE
    • ​Protection From Above
    • Employees Are People Too
    • Belonging
    • Yeah, but...
  • PART 2: POWERFUL FORCES
    • ​When Enough Was Enough
    • E.D.S.O.
    • The Big C
    • Why We Have Leaders
  • PART 3: REALITY
    • ​The Courage To Do The Right Thing
    • Snowmobile In The Desert
  • PART 4: HOW WE GOT HERE
    • ​The Boom Before The Bust
    • The Boomers All Grown Up
  • PART 5: THE ABSTRACT CHALLENGE
    • ​Abstraction Kills
    • Modern Abstraction
    • Managing The Abstraction
    • Imbalance
  • PART 6: DESTRUCTIVE ABUNDANCE
    • ​So Goes The Culture, So Goes The Company
    • So Goes The Leader, So Goes The Culture
    • Integrity Matters
    • Friends Matter
    • Lead The People, Not The Numbers
  • PART 7: A SOCIETY OF ADDICTS
    • ​At The Center Of All Our Problems Is Us
    • At Any Expense
    • The Abstract Generation
  • PART 8: BECOMING A LEADER
    • ​Step 12
    • Shared Struggle
    • We Need More Leaders
Cost to attend is just $10 for lunch, payable directly to Edison's upon arrival. RSVPs ARE REQUIRED for each session and must be made no later than 24 hours in advance. Food and handouts will be prepared only for those guests who have submitted an RSVP more than 24 hours in advance.

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04/11/19
Ribbon Cutting @ Phoenix Physical Therapy

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04/13/19
Progressive Taste of Edwardsville/Glen Carbon

The 6th Annual Local Foodie Crawl to sample food and beverages at local restaurants. All proceeds benefit the Glen-Ed Food Pantry.

 


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04/18/19
Business After 5 @ San Gabriel Memory Care

The April 2019 Business After 5 (BA5) is hosted by San Gabriel Memory Care.



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 after 6:15pm.

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04/20/19
Puppies & Pilates on the Patio

Includes pilates class, brunch, mimosas, and puppy play-time! 100% of the proceeds to the rescued animals at Partners for Pets!

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04/24/19
ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Loretta Graham (Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois)


2019 ACCELERATE DATES
  • March 27 w/ Rich Grogan
  • April 24 w/ Loretta Graham
  • May 22 w/ Lisa McQuade
  • September 25 w/ Jason Cass
  • October 23 w/ Jason Shupp
  • November 20 w/ Kristie Bailey
These six one-hour sessions, held from 8-9am, are exclusively for ACCELERATE members.

ACCELERATE is the Ed/Glen Chamber's business-centric initiative to build and solidify our region's workforce through intimate one-on-one interactions between ACCELERATE members and executives from across the region.

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

Special thanks to TownePlace Suites by Marriott for hosting our 2019 ACCELERATE series.

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04/25/19
Mayors' Legislative Breakfast

Learn about the 'State of the City & Village' from the mayors of Edwardsville & Glen Carbon at this annual breakfast, brought to you by the Ed/Glen Chamber. Edwardsville Mayor Hal Patton and Glen Carbon Mayor Rob Jackstadt will provide guests an update on current economic development projects within their respective municipalities, and a recap of project 2018 projects, permits and sales tax data.






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04/27/19
Trivia Through the Decades

 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House are hosting the 8th annual Trivia through the Decades.

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04/29/19
Ribbon Cutting @ Mid America Audiology Group

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