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This Week in the Utah Business Report

On October 24th, 2014 in Utah Business Report by Salt Lake Chamber
In case you missed one or more of the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Business Reports on KSL NewsRadio, here is a recap of what we talked about this week. For the full recorded reports from this week and weeks past, visit KSL NewsRadio online. Remember to tune in between 12:30 and 1 p.m. to KSL News... Read More
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A Proposed Plan of Action for Education in Utah

On October 23rd, 2014 in Chamber News, Education by Salt Lake Chamber
On Tuesday, Oct. 28, Prosperity 2020 and Education First will announce the 5-year plan to take Utah’s education levels back to being in the top ten. Utah has a robust pro-business climate that has rebounded nicely from the recession, and that is recognized nationally by multiple authorities. Ye... Read More
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Communities Report Progress at Annual Wasatch Choice for 2040 Consortium

On October 23rd, 2014 in Chamber News, Transportation by Salt Lake Chamber
Long-term planning continues with statewide “Your Utah. Your Future.” initiative Thursday, October 23, hundreds of community leaders will gather for the Wasatch Choice for 2040 Consortium meeting to highlight planning efforts and provide a progress update on six large-scale improvement projec... Read More
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Ogden and Salt Lake Rank in the Top 5 U.S. Cities for Young Computer Professionals

On October 22nd, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Research from Change the Equation has named Ogden and Salt Lake City as two of the top five cities for young computer professionals. Here’s a link to the blog posting about the list: http://changetheequation.org/blog/top-5-us-cities-young-computer-professionals. "You might think computer scienc... Read More
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Office Depot Member Benefit

On October 22nd, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Dear Salt Lake Chamber Member, The Salt Lake Chamber serves the regional business community by connecting members with trusted solutions and resources that provide true business impact. As you may be aware, one of our member benefits is a series of member discounts that help our members save time... Read More
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This Week in the Utah Business Report

On October 17th, 2014 in Utah Business Report by Salt Lake Chamber
In case you missed one or more of the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Business Reports on KSL NewsRadio, here is a recap of what we talked about this week. For the full recorded reports from this week and weeks past, visit KSL NewsRadio online. Remember to tune in between 12:30 and 1 p.m. to KSL News... Read More
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Utah Broadband Project Releases Statewide Broadband Plan

On October 17th, 2014 in Chamber News, Economic Development by Salt Lake Chamber
Plan focuses on leveraging, enhancing and strengthening state’s broadband infrastructure Wednesday, October 8, the Utah Broadband Project released the Utah Broadband Plan, which details strategies and key initiatives to help increase broadband deployment, adoption and connectivity throughou... Read More
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Salt Lake City Named a Top 100 Best Place to Live 2015

On October 16th, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Salt Lake City, Utah, has been named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live 2015 by Livability.com. As released by Livability.com: The editors at Livability.com have broad experience studying and writing about the factors that make a city a great place to live and work. But they wanted oth... Read More
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Be Part of the Mountain Accord Initiative

On October 15th, 2014 in Chamber News, Economic Development, Natural Resources, Transportation by Salt Lake Chamber
We need your help in shaping the future of the Central Wasatch Mountains with the Mountain Accord initiative! Mountain Accord had over 130 people attend the public meeting in Park City Monday, October 13. However, we need to up our efforts to get Salt Lake Valley residents engaged. Mountai... Read More
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President Obama Appoints Holland & Hart Partner Jody Williams Commissioner of the Bear River Commission

On October 14th, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
President Barack Obama has appointed Holland & Hart Partner Jody Williams as Commissioner of the Bear River Commission. The Bear River Commission was created in 1958 pursuant to the Bear River Compact among the states of Idaho, Utah and Wyoming. The Commission comprises nine gubernatorial... Read More