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Check out these articles that may prove helpful as you run your business, or provide leadership tips and strategies or spur creativity in your organization.  The articles were selected from a variety of publications and Websites such as Fortune, Inc., Fast Company, Inc., New York Times and Wall Street Journal.  We hope you find these links informative.  Let us know… Read More 

Challenge Starts April 16; Business Teams Can Sign Up Through May 1 Commit to Fit kicks off its Business-to-Business Team Challenge on April 16.  The 6 Weeks to Wellness Challenge is designed to provide incentives to businesses to encourage wellness and fitness in the workplace.  Teams and individuals are eligible for prizes and incentives for keeping track of wellness points… Read More 

Registration Available for April 25 Event If you are looking to recruit college graduates, then you should consider participating in the University Collaborative Education Career Fair.  The Fair takes place at Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU) in Curtiss Hall.  Potential employers will have the opportunity to speak with qualified candidates from Oakland University, University of Michigan-Flint and SVSU in one… Read More 

Karcher Showcases E3 Innovation Network for National Chamber Coalition  (FLINT, MICH – April 5)  The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce E3 Innovation Network (E3IN) has been recognized as a “best practice” by the Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE) program, based in the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.  Janice Karcher, Vice President of Economic Development for the Regional… Read More 

[caption id="attachment_1025" align="alignright" width="115" caption="Tim Herman, CEO"][/caption] Last week, more than 300 members of the Flint-Genesee County community gathered at the Regional Chamber Annual Meeting. It was a great celebration! I enjoy our Annual Meetings because it is the perfect forum to publicly express our gratitude to our partners for their roles in helping to move the region forward. (more…) Read More 

Space Still Available for Free April 5 Workshop Join the Genesee Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Microsoft Community Connection for “Simplify IT” training.  The training, presented by Aaron Hamp of INC Systems, will focus on increasing IT reliability and more easily protecting information with Microsoft online services.  Training takes place on Thursday, April 5 at the Regional Chamber offices… Read More