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Trying to secure a government contract? Think cybersecurity.

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 within the network. Through an [...]

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

Membership Roundup: September 2017

Welcome our newest members to the Salt Lake Chamber! Thackeray Garn 748 W Heritage Park Blvd. Ste 203 Layton, UT 84041 (801) 776-0232 Website: http://www.thackeraygarn.com Boart Longyear  2570 W 1700 S Salt Lake City, UT 84104 (801) 972-6430 Website: http://boartlongyear.com Community Options 2590 S Washington Boulevard Suite 290 Ogden, UT 84401 (385) 206-7315 2964 West 4700 South Suite 208 Taylorsville, UT 84129 [...]

October 5th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Resilience After Disaster: How You Can Help

Right now it feels like there is little time to heal when the world has been bombarded with one disaster and tragedy after another. From earthquakes and hurricanes to the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history, our hearts ache with the feelings of sadness, frustration and hopelessness. But with little time to mourn, many of us chose to act—asking [...]

October 4th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Why You Shouldn’t Fear Feedback – by Sherry Weaver

“Can I give you some feedback?” Who among us doesn’t dread that question? I know I myself get a bit anxious when someone asks if they can offer me some feedback. My mind instantly starts thinking of things I might have done wrong or how I may have failed in some way. In talking with colleagues and friends I’ve heard [...]

October 4th, 2017|Blog, BWF|0 Comments

2017 Washington, D.C. Trip

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with a group of business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect our local leaders with members of our federal delegation. Day 1 Bruce Melham on "Navigating the Age of Disruption" From his controversial tweets to his off-message posts, in an [...]

October 4th, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Joins National Business Coalition on Federal Research Funding

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - The Salt Lake Chamber is pleased to announce it has joined the national Business for Federal Research Funding (BFRF) Coalition. The BFRF Coalition is a broad-based group of more than 65 U.S. Chambers of Commerce that advocates for increased research funding in the federal budget and brings heightened awareness to the critical economic impact that [...]

October 3rd, 2017|Policy|0 Comments