14 04, 2017

UBR: April 10-14

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April 10, 2017 Join the Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the “New Pioneers: American Dream Awards Luncheon.” We will be honoring: Pamela Atkinson, Dr. Abe Bakhsheshy, Jorge Fierro, and Dinesh Patel for their work in helping shape a [...]

31 03, 2017

UBR: March 27-31

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March 27, 2017 Just because winter has turned into spring doesn’t mean we can forget about ways to improve Utah’s air quality. While we believe the most significant improvements come from the personal decisions of Utah residents and businesses, this past legislative session Utah lawmakers passed two bills that have the potential to greatly improve [...]

24 03, 2017

UBR: March 20-24

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Monday, March 20, 2017 Although this month marks the end of the Chamber’s Inversion Mitigation Initiative, it does not mean businesses should stop working to integrate clean air strategies into their company culture. The truth is air quality challenges don’t suddenly go away as winter fades into spring. In fact, Utah’s summertime air quality poses [...]

17 03, 2017

UBR: March 13-17

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March 13, 2017 We invite you to tour Iceland this fall with the Salt Lake Chamber. This international trip takes place September 10-16 and visits this beautiful Nordic island nation, known for its stunning landscapes and natural wonders like volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and glaciers. This 7-day trip includes round-trip airfare from Salt Lake City, hotel accommodations, [...]

10 03, 2017

UBR: March 6-10

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March 6, 2017 Did you know March is Women’s History Month? It is an annual month, celebrated all over the globe, which highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. Join the Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center and World Trade Center Utah this Wednesday, March 8th, for the International Women’s [...]

24 02, 2017

UBR: February 20-24

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February 20, 2017 Utah’s air quality has an impact on an employer’s most valuable resource--their employees. There is a correlation between employee health issues and the air quality outside, and many Utah businesses are stepping up to mitigate the health effects of our air. Utah’s employers can continue to lead the way by remaining aware [...]

17 02, 2017

UBR: February 13-17

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February 13, 2017 Winter inversion season is here, and that’s why the Salt Lake Chamber in partnership with TravelWise and the Utah Clean Air Partnership, also known as UCAIR, is launching our Inversion Mitigation Initiative. What is it? By encouraging businesses to engage their employees in simple voluntary actions that contribute to decreasing vehicle emissions [...]

10 02, 2017

UBR: February 6-10

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February 6, 2017 The most typical story about Utah’s air quality and economic development goes something like this--”a company or employee was looking to relocate along the Wasatch Front, but decided to go elsewhere partly because of our air quality challenges.” We can’t disagree with concerns about our air quality and its effect on business [...]

3 02, 2017

UBR: Jan 30 – Feb 3

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January 30, 2017 With increased accessibility to FrontRunner, TRAX and bus routes, it is now more convenient than ever to use transit in Utah. Riding public transit is a great way to save money on gas, parking and car maintenance while reducing vehicle emissions and avoiding traffic congestion. This step to change your daily commute [...]

27 01, 2017

UBR: January 23-27

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January 23, 2017 This week marks the beginning of the 2017 General Legislative Session, and as such, discussing important issues to look for and be aware of is critical for businesses to get involved and understand how these various issues affect our state’s economy. One of the most visible legislative issues on the Hill is [...]