Calendar of Events - Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce

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Events available for Registration...

Business After 5 @ Patriot Sunrooms
03/21/19
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Ribbon Cutting @ Revive Chiropractic
03/22/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Rich Grogan (Grogan's Academy of Martial Arts)
03/27/19
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nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
04/09/19
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Business After 5 @ San Gabriel Memory Care
04/18/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Loretta Graham (Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois)
04/24/19
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Mayors' Legislative Breakfast
04/25/19
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ChamberNET @ Gateway Grizzlies GCS Ballpark
05/01/19
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nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
05/14/19
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Business After 5 @ Scott Credit Union
05/16/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Lisa McQuade (Donco LLC)
05/22/19
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Business After 5 @ Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli PC
06/20/19
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Annual Ed/Glen Chamber Golf Tournament
06/28/19
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ChamberNET @ Louer Facility Planning
07/16/19
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Business After 5 @ Meridian Village
07/18/19
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ChamberNET @ Anderson Hospital
08/01/19
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nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
08/13/19
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Business After 5 @ Klaussner Home Store
08/15/19
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nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
09/10/19
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Business After 5 @ Lexow Financial Group
09/19/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Jason Cass (The Insurance Alliance)
09/25/19
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nexus@noon: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
10/08/19
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2019 SIUE Day Community Breakfast
10/10/19
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Business After 5 @ 1st MidAmerica Credit Union
10/17/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Jason Shupp (Ferguson Roofing)
10/23/19
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Annual Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce Halloween Parade
10/31/19
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ACCELERATE Executive-Led Leadership Presentation w/ Kristie Bailey (Fireside Financial LLC)
11/20/19
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Business After 5 @ Stillwater Senior Living
11/21/19
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Business After 5 @ Location TBD
12/19/19
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Events in the next 30 days...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
The March 2019 Business After 5 (BA5) is hosted by Patriot Sunrooms.



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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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

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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Tuesday, April 9, 2019
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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Thursday, April 18, 2019
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.

more info...