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26 10, 2017

Pathways to Professions: Expanding the Workforce Pipeline

By | October 26th, 2017|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Building a skilled workforce is a priority for our state’s business community. In order to maintain Utah’s top performing economy, and with an increase in population imminent, now more than ever Utah’s business community is putting education and workforce development at the forefront of their company both to meet the demand for current jobs and [...]

25 10, 2017

Five Annoying Ways to Get Document Security Wrong.

By | October 25th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Even the smallest businesses are starting to realize document security matters.  While most stories about security breaches focus on secret government attacks and evil cyber villains, the most common threats are a lot less exciting. In practice, there are some annoyingly easy ways to lose sensitive files. 1. Leaving them in the printer tray. You [...]

24 10, 2017

Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Government Affairs Bootcamp

By | October 24th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber’s 2nd Annual Government Affairs Bootcamp is quickly approaching. This intensive two-day training is an opportunity to ensure the voices of Utah’s business community are heard on capitol hill. Besides knowing why government relations is important for your organization, there are many reasons why you as a business leader, new or experienced [...]

20 10, 2017

UBR: October 16-20

By | October 20th, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

October 16, 2017 Shorter days mean longer hours for the lighting systems at your business. Did you know lighting upgrades are often the easiest energy-efficiency improvements you can make? Projects often pay back your investment through energy savings in two years or less. LED upgrades are an excellent way to enhance lighting quality while cutting [...]

18 10, 2017

Utah Nursing Consortium

By | October 18th, 2017|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Healing Utah’s Nursing Gap It’s no secret that Utah’s population is growing, aging and become more chronically ill. Our need for nurses is particularly acute because we have the fastest-growing elderly population, the youngest population, and the lowest death rate in the country (1). In other words, we live a long time, love our [...]

12 10, 2017

Recap of the U.S. Chamber Cybersecurity Summit

By | October 12th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

On October 4, 2017 the U.S. Chamber held the Sixth Annual Cybersecurity Summit in Washington, D.C. Many pivotal topics were discussed, including workforce development, the protection of critical infrastructure, the need for ‘hyper-collaboration’, among others. At the Summit, the Secretary of Homeland Security, Elaine Duke urged participation in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and noted that, [...]

11 10, 2017

Getting involved in Education: Q & A with Cyprus Credit Union

By | October 11th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

If your business is looking for ways to get involved in education, consider using the skills and talents of your employees to advance the mission of your company through teaching a relevant subject area. The Salt Lake Chamber recently spoke with Karen Seo, Relationship Development Manager with Cyprus Credit Union, about how they successfully implemented [...]

10 10, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Signs Letter Urging Trump Administration to Modernize NAFTA, “Do No Harm”

By | October 10th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (Oct. 10, 2017) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber joined more than 300 state and local business associations from across all 50 states in expressing its support for a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and urging the Trump administration to “do no harm” as negotiations continue. In a letter [...]

9 10, 2017

Trying to secure a government contract? Think cybersecurity.

By | October 9th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

As a digital society, we unavoidably operate in a connected checkerboard of shared vulnerabilities. Inadequate security, or perhaps negligence on behalf of one party, can open a door into the entire network. In Fiscal Year 2017 the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), took action to mitigate the potential risk various DoD contractors were responsible for [...]

6 10, 2017

UBR: October 2-6

By | October 6th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

October 2, 2017 The Salt Lake Chamber is making significant strides in its goal of building bridges with Utah’s Tech Sector. In August, the Chamber signed an agreement with Silicon Slopes. By partnering with the tech nonprofit, the Chamber looks to build upon our current and fruitful partnership with the Utah Technology Council, and engage [...]