25 06, 2020

Utah Outlook Q2 – Update on Republican Gubernatorial Primary

By |2020-06-25T17:34:14-07:00June 25th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

We want to share with you the most recent numbers we have received from our polling firm Dan Jones & Associates. The survey results below include very likely Republican voters AND Unaffiliated and Democrat voters who say they will vote in the 2020 Republican Primary. A Note from Our Pollster: Among those who have not [...]

25 06, 2020

“Stay Safe to Stay Open” Campaign Launched to Promote Safety Protocols and Safe Economic Engagement

By |2020-06-25T13:34:29-07:00June 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|Comments Off on “Stay Safe to Stay Open” Campaign Launched to Promote Safety Protocols and Safe Economic Engagement

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (JUNE 25, 2020) — The Salt Lake Chamber announced the launch of “Stay Safe to Stay Open,” a campaign to inform and support businesses in following COVID 19 guidelines from the Utah Department of Health. The initiative was introduced today with an invitation for businesses to take a pledge that they [...]

25 06, 2020

Governor Herbert: Working together, we can change systems, hearts and minds

By |2020-06-25T08:08:25-07:00June 25th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

These last four months have been a trying time for Utahns across the state. As you know, COVID-19’s impact on the world economy has been devastating, and Utah has not been immune. Utah’s unemployment rate has gone from the lowest ever recorded at 2.3 percent in January and to 8.5 percent in May. Nationally, the [...]

24 06, 2020

Utah Leads Together: K-12 and Higher Education Changes Impact on the Business Community

By |2020-07-02T11:46:54-07:00June 24th, 2020|Blog, Policy, Utah Leads Together Webinar, Webinar|0 Comments

The Utah Board of Regents and Utah System of Technical Colleges (UTECH) has merged to create a new higher education organization — Utah Board of Higher Education. How does this development impact the business community? Join us as we discuss with the incoming board what to expect this upcoming year and the history of education [...]

23 06, 2020

Utah Business Organizations Announce Formation of the Utah Chamber Policy Coalition

By |2020-06-29T14:58:39-07:00June 23rd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Chambers of Commerce across Utah Join Together to Advocate Public Policy that Promotes Prosperity SALT LAKE CITY, UT– June 22, 2020 – To strengthen the voice of business and promote economic opportunity for individuals and families throughout the state, chambers of commerce across Utah have formed the Utah Chamber Policy Coalition, a state-wide coalition to advocate [...]

19 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: Dean Taylor Randall, David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah

By |2020-06-16T20:14:12-07:00June 19th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Taylor Randall, Dean of the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, join Derek Miller to discuss the Hope Corps, an innovative organization of business students from universities through Utah who, due to disruptions of internships and work opportunities with the coronavirus, provide their skills and education to assist non-profit, charitable and [...]

18 06, 2020

Totem Technologies: Cybersecurity Assessments

By |2020-06-18T07:58:30-07:00June 18th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

There are a few general truths in cybersecurity.  The first is that it is not a matter of if you will face a threat to your information systems, but when.  A second truth is that no information system is completely secure.  Vulnerabilities will always exist because technologies change, flaws emerge, people make mistakes, equipment breaks, [...]

17 06, 2020

Jennifer Goodwin: Step-Ball-Change: The Negotiation Dance

By |2020-06-22T11:19:50-07:00June 17th, 2020|Blog, BWF, Policy|1 Comment

Bargaining, haggling, debating, compromising – no matter how you put it, negotiation holds an important part of one’s career and is nearly unavoidable. Negotiation is a dance between parties that can be as delicate as a ballet, as fiery as the salsa, as intense as the tango or as emotional as an interpretive dance. With [...]

17 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: Brandon Fugal, Colliers International

By |2020-06-17T09:02:52-07:00June 17th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Brandon Fugal, Chairman of Colliers International in Utah, talks to Derek Miller about positioning Utah to be not only the “crossroads of the West, but the crossroads of the world,” and details innovation in the commercial real estate market, including new technologies, architecture and spacing to meet health and safety needs related to the coronavirus.

15 06, 2020

Utah Outlook 2020 – Quarter 2 Poll Released

By |2020-06-25T16:58:49-07:00June 15th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber's Utah Outlook 2020 second quarter poll, with a timely look at the Republican Gubernatorial Primary, is now available. The Utah Outlook is a statewide poll measuring Utahns' sentiments on issues relevant to us and our communities. As with CEOutlook, which measures opinions from business executives, the polling information will be released every quarter [...]