2 10, 2018

Utah’s Employers Council Releases Results of 2018 Planning Packet Survey Containing Projected Pay Increases for 2019

By |2018-10-02T08:17:39-07:00October 2nd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Survey reveals projected pay increases and current trends in Utah, Arizona, Colorado and Wyoming   Salt Lake City, October 2, 2018 – Utah’s Employers Council, a leader in human resource and employment law services for the business community, recently announced the results of its 2018 Planning Packet Survey that reveals projections about compensation budgets for 2019 and [...]

2 08, 2018

CEO Success Stories: Governor Gary Herbert

By |2018-10-26T11:56:57-07:00August 2nd, 2018|Blog, CEO Success Stories, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber has created a new podcast called "CEO Success Stories." In every episode Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with a top CEO from across the state to hear from them their leadership philosophy, best practices and lessons learned. If you have ideas or [...]

24 01, 2017

Air Quality and the 2017 Legislative Session

By |2017-01-24T00:43:02-07:00January 24th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

This week marks the beginning of the 2017 General Legislative Session and as such, discussing important issues to look for and be aware of is critical for businesses to get involved and understand how these various issues affect our state’s economy. One of the most visible legislative issues on the Hill is Utah’s air quality. [...]

5 12, 2016

The Road Home Needs Some Holiday Help!

By |2017-03-07T15:06:34-07:00December 5th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

The holiday season is an important time for charitable organizations like The Road Home. It signals an increase in volunteer participation and donations that are crucial to the success of those organizations throughout the year. “This is when we get the bulk of our financial contributions as well as our in-kind donations,” said Celeste Eggert, Director [...]

23 09, 2016

UBR: September 19-23

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 23rd, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

September 19, 2016 Are you ready for the debut season of the George S. Dolores Dore Eccles Theater on November 2nd? Tickets went on-sale last Friday for the line-up of some very impressive acts: Jay Leno, Morrisey, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen, just to name a few. Now, after years of construction, [...]

23 09, 2016

2016 Washington, D.C. Trip Day 4

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 23rd, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect local leaders to members of our federal delegation and the nation’s capitol. Here are the highlights from the final day of the 2016 edition of the trip: Hail to the Chiefs: A [...]

22 09, 2016

2016 Washington, D.C. Trip Day 3

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 22nd, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect local leaders to members of our federal delegation and the nation’s capitol. Here are the highlights from the third day of the 2016 edition of the trip: After the Election: Prospects for [...]

21 09, 2016

2016 Washington, D.C. Trip Day 2

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36-07:00September 21st, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect local leaders to members of our federal delegation and the nation’s capitol. Here are the highlights from our second day of the 2016 edition of the trip: Breakfast with Congressman Bishop The [...]

19 08, 2016

Keeping (and Growing) Utah’s Education Seed Corn

By |2017-03-07T15:06:37-07:00August 19th, 2016|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Don’t eat the seed corn. This is a simple but sound bit of advice that has been handed down from one wise farmer to the next for many generations. Along the way, sage investors discovered it applies just as well to finance as it does to agriculture. No wonder the phrase, “Don’t eat the seed [...]

17 08, 2016

An Economic and Moral Challenge

By |2016-08-16T10:50:15-07:00August 17th, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

This past month members of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance Executive Board toured homeless service facilities in downtown Salt Lake City. This tour gave a firsthand, humanizing view to leaders of our state’s business community who have played an active and vocal role on this and other important issues. The issues of homelessness [...]