2 07, 2018

President’s Message: A Vision for the Future

By |2019-01-03T19:17:21-07:00July 2nd, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

I want to use this month’s President’s Message to share my vision for the Salt Lake Chamber and my vision for the state, capital city and business community. As you know, the Chamber is capital city in name and statewide in mission. That mission is to be the voice of business, and this voice is [...]

5 07, 2017

“What’s your company’s rural strategy?”

By |2017-07-05T07:39:40-07:00July 5th, 2017|25kjobs, Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Policy|0 Comments

An irony exists in the supply and demand chain of Utah’s workforce. Many companies along the Wasatch Front are struggling to find the personnel required to thrive, and yet many rural areas are struggling for employment opportunities. Through a geographical shift, and perhaps a shift in mindset as well, the workforce demands of the Wasatch [...]