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Utahns trust state government more than most states

On April 23rd, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Residents in Utah have more trust in Utah's government than 47 other states. In new Gallup poll, 75 percent of Utahn's place a "great deal/fair amount of trust" in our state's government. "Utah continues to be named as one of the best managed states in the nation," said Lane Beattie, preside... Read More
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Member Roundup

On April 21st, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Member Roundup is a weekly blog highlighting news from Salt Lake Chamber members. If you want to see your business's news here, please send it to news@slchamber.com.  *   *   * New Members Brinkman Insurance Agency Budget Car & Truck Rental of Utah Certified Fire Protection Lydolph a... Read More
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This week on the Utah Business Report

On April 18th, 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. --- The Utah business community commends the Utah legislature for another great year for business. The 2014 General Session wrapped up in March. ... Read More
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Resources available for women who want to be entrepreneurs

On April 15th, 2014 in Chamber News, Women's Business Center by Salt Lake Chamber
ABC 4 News invited the Chamber's Women's Business Center Director Ann Marie Thompson to do a feature on the resources that woman seeking to be entrepreneurs have available to them in Utah. ABC 4 invited the WBC to join them because of their feature in the "Women-Owned: Businesses Carving A Ne... Read More

Member Roundup

On April 14th, 2014 in Chamber News by Salt Lake Chamber
Member Roundup is a weekly blog highlighting news from Salt Lake Chamber members. If you want to see your business' news here, please send it to news@slchamber.com.  *   *   * New Members Men Of Justice And Compassion Certified Fire Protection Colonial Flag Wallaby Bags TapSnap Strongbo... Read More
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This week on the Utah Business Report

On April 12th, 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. --- Rocky Mountain Power recently recognized Weber State University as the 2014 wattsmart Business Partner of the Year for their commitment to ener... Read More
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Scott Parson – Getting employees involved in legislative process

On April 9th, 2014 in Chamber News, Public Policy by Salt Lake Chamber
During the the 2014 General Session, the Salt Lake Chamber Vote website monitored the course of 298 bills that had an impact on business. Through this website, upwards of 9,800 emails were sent to state representatives, asking them to act on policy decisions. Staker & Parson Companies was r... Read More
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Most states flunk on health care price transparency

On April 8th, 2014 in Health System Reform, Public Policy by Salt Lake Chamber
Editor's note: This post was originally published on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce blog here. Source: Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute and Catalyst for Payment Reform. Finding health care pricing and quality information is hard. You can’t Go... Read More
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This week on the Utah Business Report

On April 4th, 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. --- I’d like to congratulate Sue Johnson of Futura Industries for being honored with the 2014 Athena Award by the Davis Chamber of Commerce Women... Read More