28 05, 2021

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts Reporters Roundtable, Discusses Utah’s Economic Strengths and Upcoming Challenges

By |2021-06-02T20:13:00-07:00May 28th, 2021|Policy|0 Comments

The Wall Street Journal recently recognized Salt Lake as the best place for employment. In addition, the Milken Institute’s Best-Performing Cities index placed Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden on its Top 13 Large Cities list.  On May 25, the Salt Lake Chamber hosted the Utah Leads Together: Reporters Roundtable to discuss Utah’s recent economic [...]

25 05, 2021

Utah Leads Together: Reporters Roundtable

By |2021-05-27T11:36:23-07:00May 25th, 2021|Blog, Policy, Utah Leads Together Webinar, Webinar|Comments Off on Utah Leads Together: Reporters Roundtable

The Wall Street Journal recently recognized Salt Lake as the best place for employment, and others have recognized Utah’s growth, economic diversity, as well as its environment as a great place to start a business. As Utah’s business and development success did not happen by accident, the Salt Lake Chamber hosted a virtual panel with those on [...]

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 [...]

2 09, 2020

Equality and Inclusion in Opportunity: Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: What it is and Why Does it Matter?

By |2020-09-09T11:15:23-07:00September 2nd, 2020|Blog, Equality & Inclusion, Policy, Webinar|0 Comments

Hear from our panel of community leaders and advocates to discuss the distinctions between diversity, inclusion, and belonging — and why each is important. The panel focused specifically on the discussion between inclusion and belonging, and why these principles are important for your workplace and all of your employees. The Salt Lake Chamber and Utah [...]

18 08, 2020

Utah Leads Together: What’s on the Horizon for Utah’s Economy?

By |2020-08-18T14:47:47-07:00August 18th, 2020|Blog, Policy, Utah Leads Together Webinar, Webinar|Comments Off on Utah Leads Together: What’s on the Horizon for Utah’s Economy?

Natalie Gochnour, director of the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute and chief economist of the Salt Lake Chamber, provided an in-depth look at Utah's economy. The Salt Lake Chamber hosted the Utah Leads Together: What's on the Horizon for Utah's Economy webinar on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

7 08, 2020

Utah Leads Together: It’s Not a Question of ‘If’ but ‘When’

By |2020-08-07T12:46:15-07:00August 7th, 2020|Blog, Policy, Utah Leads Together Webinar, Webinar|0 Comments

The likelihood that you will know someone who tests positive for the coronavirus is inevitable. As an organization, what can you do to prepare for when a team member tests positive. Join us for a discussion on the resources available, group testing guidance, communication of the positive test and more. PANELISTS Dave Gessel, Executive Vice [...]

2 07, 2020

Business Community Requests Updated Health Guidelines and Face Mask Requirement to Combat COVID-19

By |2020-07-29T11:26:05-07:00July 2nd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|3 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (July 2, 2020) -- The Salt Lake Chamber, along with the signatories below, has issued the following statement calling upon state leaders to update health guidelines to combat the coronavirus to include the requirement to wear a face mask in public places when social distancing is not feasible: "As business and [...]

1 07, 2020

Equality and Inclusion in Opportunity: The Black Experience in the Corporate World

By |2020-09-09T11:17:36-07:00July 1st, 2020|Blog, Equality & Inclusion, Policy, Webinar|0 Comments

Learn about the experiences of Black professionals in Utah's business community. This is the first in a series of webinars, symposiums, and roundtables as part of the partnership between the Utah Black Chamber and the Salt Lake Chamber to focus on, discuss, and address issues of racism, equality, and inclusion in business. The Salt Lake [...]

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 [...]

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