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News for Chamber

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Your staff is the face of your business and our community.  The training on April 26th is great for you and your employees.  Don’t think customer service is important?  Check out these statistics: 1.  News of bad customer service reaches more than twice as many ears as praise for a good customer service – White House Office of Consumer Affairs 2.  70% of buying experiences are based on how the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education, Event
Friday, April 13, 2018
ACTION Park Rapids Lakes Area is a community group gaining momentum 90 days at a time.  Every three months the group meets to update each other and start new ninety-day plans.  These work sessions bring businesses, nonprofits and area clubs together to work towards goals in 8 key areas: Education, Health, Youth, Seniors, Business, Volunteers, The Arts and Basic Needs.  Everyone is welcome, bring ...read more
Categories: Arts/Culture, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Event, General News Article, Health/Wellness, Human Interest
Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Hello Members, We are reaching out to you on behalf of Amy Klimek who is organizing a fundraiser for the Landquist family.   As most of you know, Michael Landquist, Junior at Nevis High School, was involved in a serious car accident on Tuesday, March 20.   Information regarding this benefit is attached, please read the proposal letter and contact Amy directly if your business would like to ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Health/Wellness
Monday, April 02, 2018
Your Minnesota tourism business, organization, or event may be eligible for a free listing in the Explore Minnesota Tourism database. Your free listing includes basic information, including your organization's address, phone number, website, email address, a single photo, a detailed description, the option to import TripAdvisor reviews, and more. Request to list your qualifying business, ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Chamber, Education
Friday, March 30, 2018
Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism April Events April 10, 2018 - Board of Directors Meeting8 AM - Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce April 12, 2018 - Ambassadors MeetingNoon at the Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism   April 19, 2018 - Legends & Logging Days Planning Meeting7:30 AM at the Park Rapids Lakea Area Chamber of Commerce & TourismApril 16 - ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Event, Community, General News Article
Monday, March 26, 2018
Morning Buzz is a breakfast networking event that happens the 4th Tuesday of every month.  It's booked for 2018, but we're taking reservations for 2019.  Hosting Morning Buzz brings engaged, in the know business people into your establishment for a $50 investment.   Call Teresa Leshovsky at 218 732-4111 to reserve your Morning Buzz event today.
Categories: Chamber, General News Article
Monday, March 26, 2018
The U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE Association will host a free, 3-Day Virtual Conference during National Small Business Week. The conference will take place Tuesday, May 1 – Thursday, May 3 between 12:30 pm ET - 6:30 pm ET each day. Registration is free to the public. A schedule of live events will be sent to registrants via email. Participate in this free, online conference to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The Minnesota State Arts Board is accepting applications for its Folk and Traditional Arts grant program. The Folk and Traditional Arts grant program is designed to enrich Minnesota communities through folk and traditional art forms being passed on, documented, practiced and shared. Proposed projects must take place between January 1, 2019, and December 31, 2019. A complete program overview and ...read more
Categories: Community, Arts/Culture, Economic, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
ChamberMaster Member Management Software is powerful, easy-to-use and designed to manage all the day-to-day operations of your organization. Access to updating your Member Profile on ChamberMaster and all the tools that come with it is one of the perks of joining the Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber.   Thousands of people in chambers, business, and convention and visitors bureaus (CVBs) trust ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education
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