January 2, 2017

Winter inversion season is upon us, and that’s why the Salt Lake Chamber in partnership with TravelWise and the Utah Clean Air Partnership, also known as UCAIR, is launching our Inversion Mitigation Initiative.

What is it?

By encouraging businesses to engage their employees in simple voluntary actions that contribute to decreasing vehicle emissions and keeping our air clean.

How can you participate?

Complete a simple form and select which TravelWise strategies your business will implement, and your organization will be considered a Clean Air Champion.

Clean Air Champions are business leaders in our community that show dedication to our State’s well being and benefit from bottom line savings, enhanced employee morale, and recognition from business community peers.

With your commitment to improving air quality, the Chamber will recognize your efforts by sharing best practices and highlighting your successes to other businesses and the general public.

Learn more at cleanairchampion.com

January 3, 2017

Are you a resident of Utah? Do you purchase medication? Do you wish there was a program to help you save on prescription prices?

There is – The Utah Drug Card Program. This service is absolutely free to all Utah residents. Plus, there are no premiums or deductibles associated with this program.

Membership to the Utah Drug Card program has no requirements. No income, age, pre-existing condition, deductible or waiting period restrictions.

The program is designed to help patients who do not have prescription drug coverage or have limitations to their current coverage.

The Utah Drug Card is partnered with companies that negotiate discounts directly with the pharmacies on over 20,000 name brand and generic drugs.

These discounts are passed directly to cardholders. This provides that the program has the lowest Rx Price Logic, guaranteeing you get the best pricing on your prescriptions.

You can save up to 75% on your medications, an average savings of around 30%.

Get yours today at: utahdrugcard.com

January 4, 2017

You’re Invited!

The Utah Economic Review and inaugural Utah Business and Policy Summit will bring thought leaders from business, policy and academic sectors together.

This is an unrivaled opportunity for attendees to hear insights on issues at the forefront of Utah’s economic and policy priorities.

At this year’s Utah Economic Review, receive a copy of the 2017 Economic Report to the Governor, as well as a copy of Utah Informed 2017, a visual depiction of facts, figures and visualizations you need to know to make informed decisions in the coming year.

Then at the inaugural Utah Business and Policy Summit, receive a copy of the 2017 Public Policy Guide, which contains the business community’s top legislative priorities and unveiling of a business led movement to build on Utah’s current economic success.

At these events, you will be able to discuss Utah’s economic performance and find out what business and policy leaders are doing to secure a prosperous future.

Remember to save the date: January 18, 2017.

January 5, 2017

Did you make New Year’s resolutions this year? Is one of them to meet new people?

If so, join us Thursday, January 26th for the Salt Lake Chamber’s next Business After Hours, hosted by Valley Fair Mall at the Larry H. Miller MegaPlex.

Look forward to an evening of entertainment and networking.

Great company and conversation, while enjoying tasty food and sipping on refreshing drinks await you.

There’s really no excuse for you not to go, especially if you want to make connections that will last.

Don’t forget – Thursday, January 26th for the next Business After Hours hosted by Valley Fair Mall at the Larry H. Miller MegaPlex.

January 6, 2017

Many small businesses and organizations find themselves seeking the right strategies, tools and tactics to make their marketing efforts as effective as possible.

However, the number of possibilities can feel overwhelming and the next Business Essentials training will help make sense of the noise.

Join us January 11 at 3 p.m. to learn simple marketing strategies for small business and nonprofits.

As the end of the session, you will have a greater understanding of marketing basics, how to create a campaign, and utilizing social media to attain your goals.

Register today for the next ‘Business Essentials Training: Simple Marketing Strategy for Small Business and Nonprofits’ and get the response you want from your customers!