30 12, 2016

UBR: December 26-30

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December 26, 2016 You’re Invited! Join us January 18th to discuss the performance of the Utah economy and what business and policy leaders are doing to secure a prosperous future. The Utah Economic Review and inaugural Utah Business and Policy Summit will bring thought leaders from business, policy and academic sectors together. This is an [...]

23 12, 2016

UBR: December 19-23

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December 19, 2016 Did you know research shows that employees are seeking a higher-level engagement from the workplace than ever before? And, did you know that volunteering equates to healthy employees, workplace friendship and teamwork? With the holiday season upon us, we and United Way of Salt Lake encourage you and your company to find [...]

16 12, 2016

UBR: Dec 12-16

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December 12, 2016 Did you know this is the time of year when The Road Home gets most of its financial contributions and in-kind donations? The holiday season is an important time for charitable organizations, as they see a large increase in volunteering and donations - which are crucial to the success throughout the entire [...]

14 12, 2016

P3s: What are they and why should your business care?

By | December 14th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

A heightened national discussion around the use of public-private partnerships or “P3s” for infrastructure projects may leave you wondering what P3s are and why your business should care about them. What is a Public Private Partnership? P3s exist in many shapes and forms and can be used for a wide array of projects ranging from [...]

13 12, 2016

Share in the Holiday Spirit with United Way of Salt Lake

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Guest Writer: Stephanie Rokich, United Way of Salt Lake Volunteer Engagement Manager The first time I participated in a Sub for Santa program was in high school. Each class sponsored a group of families who didn’t have a lot of money for food and gifts that holiday season. We had competitions in our homeroom classes [...]

12 12, 2016

Take the BCA Survey of Business Support for the Arts

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Your input is needed. The Utah Cultural Alliance is helping participate in this year’s BCA Survey of Business Support for the Arts. Ultimately, they hope to get as many businesses as they can–large and small, from every sector, from all over the country, and need your help to do it. The BCA Survey is only created every 3 years, [...]

9 12, 2016

UBR: December 5-9

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December 5, 2016 Every year the Salt Lake Chamber publishes the magazine, Life in Utah. This magazine is the premier lifestyle, relocation, resident and visitor guide for the Beehive State. Whether you live here, or are just in town for a quick visit, you probably realize that our state is unlike any other. We are not [...]

7 12, 2016

Governor’s FY2018 Budget Proposal

By | December 7th, 2016|Blog, News & Press, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement: SALT LAKE CITY (Dec. 7, 2016) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding Gov. Herbert’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal: “Once again Utah is fortunate to have a robust economy producing strong revenue growth to meet critical needs as [...]

5 12, 2016

The Road Home Needs Some Holiday Help!

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The holiday season is an important time for charitable organizations like The Road Home. It signals an increase in volunteer participation and donations that are crucial to the success of those organizations throughout the year. “This is when we get the bulk of our financial contributions as well as our in-kind donations,” said Celeste Eggert, Director [...]

5 12, 2016

Chamber Joins Coalition Letter to Urge for Federal Regulatory Reform

By | December 5th, 2016|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber joined 380 chambers and associations from around the country, sending a strong message to Capitol Hill that regulatory reform continues to be a critical priority for the business community. The groups urged Speaker Paul Ryan to make consideration of the “Regulatory Accountability Act” an early priority for the 115th Congress. We believe that [...]