25 11, 2020

Cybersecurity Leadership Council Fall Conference: Cybersecurity and the Evolving Legal Landscape

By |2020-11-25T13:25:04-07:00November 25th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Cybersecurity is fast becoming one of the most important topics for businesses to understand and embrace. With increasing threats to your employees' and customers' data security, as well as an explosion of remote work, having the right cybersecurity apparatus is more important than ever. Utah's leading cybersecurity experts at the 2020 Cybersecurity Leadership Council Fall [...]

24 11, 2020

WFRC/WFEDD Regional Economic Development Planner Job Announcement

By |2020-11-25T07:38:22-07:00November 24th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

The Regional Economic Development Planner will be an integral part of WFRC’s Community and Economic Development Group. They will manage the Wasatch Front Economic Development District (WFEDD), promote long-term economic competitiveness, and help shape policy in economic development and land use issues, especially as they interrelate with transportation. They will also lead the integration of economic development considerations [...]

20 11, 2020

Sherry Weaver: Self-Care and Its Effect on Performance

By |2020-11-20T16:07:01-07:00November 20th, 2020|Blog, BWF, Policy|Comments Off on Sherry Weaver: Self-Care and Its Effect on Performance

I awoke to the soft buzzing of my alarm, gradually bringing me out of the fog of a very deep sleep. I slowly opened one eye to see the green glow of the alarm clock. 5:54 AM! Darn! My daily fitness class began at 6:00 AM, no way I was going to make it. My [...]

19 11, 2020

Why Language Matters: Creating Inclusive Spaces

By |2020-11-20T07:50:53-07:00November 19th, 2020|Blog, Equality & Inclusion, Policy, Webinar|0 Comments

The language we use to refer and engage with one another has a significant effect on those around us, our workplaces, and our community. Our panel of community leaders shares the ways you can cultivate language as a powerful tool that builds inclusive and empowering spaces in order to intentionally avoid marginalization, misrepresentation, and perpetuating [...]

19 11, 2020

Leading Upstream: Psychological Safety Amid Crisis

By |2020-11-21T07:47:48-07:00November 19th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

It’s times like these that provide us with opportunities to deepen trust with our employees and position ourselves for greater success when crises are over... provided we return to mental wellness. In this practical, inspiring presentation with Q&A, James Hadlock of Blunovus, explores the power of presence and provides ways you can take care of [...]

18 11, 2020

Cybersecurity Leadership Council Fall Conference: Securing Digital Identities

By |2020-11-21T07:50:27-07:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Cybersecurity is fast becoming one of the most important topics for businesses to understand and embrace. With increasing threats to your employees' and customers' data security, as well as an explosion of remote work, having the right cybersecurity apparatus is more important than ever. Utah's leading cybersecurity experts at the 2020 Cybersecurity Leadership Council Fall [...]

18 11, 2020

Chamber Champions: Women’s Business Center of Utah

By |2020-11-18T11:45:57-07:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Ann Marie Wallace, State Director of the Women's Business Center of Utah, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about the Women's Business Center of Utah, how their clients have been impacted by the pandemic, resources available to business owners, and more.

17 11, 2020

Four Things You Need to Know About COVID-19

By |2020-11-18T12:08:25-07:00November 17th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

1. COVID-19 can cause severe illness in everyone, not just in the elderly While we have seen a disproportionate number of severe cases and mortality in the elderly, many younger individuals without underlying health issues have contracted COVID-19 with severe symptoms and have required hospitalization. People who are overweight and younger people with underlying [...]

16 11, 2020

President’s Message November: Utah’s COVID-19 Transmission Index & State of Emergency Declaration

By |2020-11-16T18:10:16-07:00November 16th, 2020|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

We are at another inflection point with the coronavirus in our state. Many of you have heard about the statewide “Stay Safe to Stay Open” program to encourage businesses to take a voluntary pledge to follow basic public health best practices provided by the Utah Department of Health. That remains a key priority of the [...]

16 11, 2020

Chamber Champions: Salt Lake City Department of Economic Development

By |2020-11-16T18:17:59-07:00November 16th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Ben Kolendar, Director of the Salt Lake City Department of Economic Development, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about how the pandemic has impacted SLC's plans for economic development, how the city is managing day-to-day operations, why it's important the community stay safe to stay open, and more.