11 08, 2017

UBR: August 7-11

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August 7, 2017 On September 7th, Utah’s business leaders will gather for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year, the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. We are proud to announce this year’s honorees: [...]

4 08, 2017

UBR: July 31-Aug 4

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July 31, 2017 Business owners are discovering that making energy-efficient upgrades to their facilities is a smart and effective way to lower operating costs. With advancements in wireless technology, smart controls and motor controls, it is even easier for business owners to save energy and increase savings. Upgrading to Advanced Rooftop Controls on an existing [...]

28 07, 2017

UBR: July 24-28

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July 24, 2017 Now that the parade is over and you’ve seen the floats, the horses and the marching bands – why don’t you head over to the Days of ‘47 Rodeo for the Gold Medal Round of the Cowboy Games. Only the best rodeo athletes will take home the gold in bareback riding, saddle [...]

14 07, 2017

UBR: July 10-14

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July 10, 2017 After each General Session, the Utah Legislature meets to discuss relevant items of significance during Interim Sessions. The Salt Lake Chamber’s public policy team actively tracks this process and helps navigate study items on behalf of members and the broader business community. Currently, the Transportation Governance and Funding Task Force is exploring [...]

23 06, 2017

UBR: June 19-23

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June 19, 2017 Many business owners and operators forego regular cooling system, or HVAC, maintenance. By taking a small step to schedule a no-cost HVAC check-up at your business, you could save on energy costs. Rocky Mountain Power offers HVAC Check-up incentives to help offset the cost of identifying and making energy improvements to your [...]

16 06, 2017

UBR: June 12-16

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June 12, 2017 Utah is known across the country as the best state for business. Key to our success has been the quality of our workforce. Now, more than ever, education is the surest path to economic success – not just for individuals, but also the community. The Salt Lake Chamber, through Prosperity 2020, has [...]

9 06, 2017

UBR: June 5-9

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Monday, June 5, 2017 Wells Fargo launches a new program designed to get veterans trained and ready to work in high-demand careers. The “ApprenticeshipUSA” program, established through the U.S. Labor Department, is an on-the-job training program designed to provide veterans the opportunity to earn a salary while learning the tools needed to succeed in civilian [...]

19 05, 2017

UBR: May 15-19

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May 15, 2017 It’s Infrastructure Week. A national week elevating infrastructure investment as a critical issue that impacts all Americans. Infrastructure Matters - In big ways and in small, to our country, our economy, our quality of life, our safety and our communities. It matters to the goods we ship and the companies that make [...]

12 05, 2017

UBR: May 8-12

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May 8, 2017 A few weeks ago, the Utah Symphony announced its plan to embark on a 1,200-mile journey throughout Utah, providing free outdoor concerts and educational activities at state parks and national monuments. Due to a signature sponsorship from the George S. Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation, members of the symphony will begin this “Great [...]

5 05, 2017

UBR: May 1-5

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May 1, 2017 For the 10th year in a row, ALEC ranked Utah #1 in the nation for the best economic outlook in the “Rich States, Poor States” competitive index rankings. ALEC – or the American Legislative Exchange Council – considered 15 equally weighted metrics to determine the economic outlook ranking including tax rates, tax [...]