20 05, 2016

Podcast 01.14: The Future of International Business in Utah

By |2017-03-07T15:06:40-07:00May 20th, 2016|Podcast|0 Comments

Podcast 01.14: The Future of International Business in Utah Between pending trade agreements and foreign policy discussions, international business has been a prevalent topic in the news. What does the future of international business look like for Utah? Find out what some of our state leaders are saying in this [...]

20 05, 2016

Infrastructure Week: Impact of Infrastructure Proven with the Salt Lake International Airport

By |2017-03-07T15:06:40-07:00May 20th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

First impressions are important. Despite Utah’s world-renowned natural beauty, we often overlook the impressions that 22 million people receive from Utah annually—through its airport. This week the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Transportation Coalition is joining other transportation leaders around the nation for Infrastructure Week, recognizing the importance of infrastructure and that it encompasses more than [...]

19 05, 2016

Infrastructure Week: Mountain Accord Works Toward Solutions to Improve Transit Infrastructure on Utah Canyon Roads

By |2017-03-07T15:06:40-07:00May 19th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

This past winter, the problems of dependence on single-driver cars on Northern Utah’s mountain roads resulted in a record number of traffic jams and canyon closures as skiers flocked to enjoy this season’s frequent powder days. The “Red Snake,” as some drivers call the line of brake lights crawling up the canyons, became an all-too [...]

18 05, 2016

Podcast 01.13: The Landscape of International Banking in Utah

By |2017-03-07T15:06:41-07:00May 18th, 2016|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Podcast 01.13: The Landscape of International Banking in Utah May 15-21 is International Business Week. In honor of that, we spoke with Mark Garfield, SVP of International Banking at Zions Bank. We discuss what international banking means, what he would recommend to a business wanting to enter international markets, and the opportunities available from [...]

18 05, 2016

Infrastructure Week: Broadband, Creative Disruption for a Better Economy

By |2017-03-07T15:06:41-07:00May 18th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

Technology forces society to advance, adapt, and evolve.  Whether we accept change with open arms or protest in discomfort, at the end of the day, innovation is eminent.  Images of the Industrial Revolution seemed to capture the unstoppable force of technology perfectly: steel, machines, railroads, and massive technologies were the epitome of strength.  Today, when [...]

17 05, 2016

International Week: Kaddas Enterprises on Benefits to Trade Missions

By |2017-03-07T15:06:41-07:00May 17th, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Trade missions are a great way to make connections and break into new markets. Learn how Natalie Kaddas from Kaddas Enterprises used trade missions to catapult her business into international success. Does Natalie’s story inspire you to attend a trade mission? Join the Utah delegation to the southern region of France [...]

17 05, 2016

Infrastructure Week: Our Water’s Course

By |2017-03-07T15:06:41-07:00May 17th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|1 Comment

Utah ranks atop the nation in employment growth, personal income growth and undoubtedly population growth. As Utah’s population is expected to double by 2050, Utah’s above average growth rate will have a significant impact on our statewide infrastructure including a multibillion-dollar price tag to address new water demand and existing infrastructure. This week the Salt [...]

17 05, 2016

Tip Tuesday: 5 Tips for Small Business Owners From Jeff Alexander

By |2019-05-06T11:17:31-07:00May 17th, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

1.   Pay Attention To Your Customers The first and most important tip for any small business is to let your customers be your motivation. If you run your business with the sole focus of getting more money, you’ll likely end up losing the interest of your customers. In any business, those that succeed are [...]

16 05, 2016

Infrastructure Week: The Road Traveled

By |2017-03-07T15:06:41-07:00May 16th, 2016|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

This week the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Transportation Coalition is joining other infrastructure leaders around the nation for Infrastructure Week.  During Infrastructure Week, we recognize the importance of infrastructure and celebrate Utah’s state of the art transportation system. Just one year ago, Utah’s transportation system faced a dire future as we confronted the repercussions of [...]

13 05, 2016

Rx Awareness Week Deals

By |2016-06-09T08:17:18-07:00May 13th, 2016|Policy|0 Comments

Did you know Rx Awareness Week is next week? During May 16-22, 2016 as a resident of Utah you will have the opportunity to get the following services: The Utah Drug Card will be providing free drug cards in doctors' offices across the state. Free Aetna Dental for all Utah residents: utahdrugcard.com Free vision card for [...]