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Houston, we have a problem…or do we?

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Guest Blog by Charlie Barton of Barton Consulting, LLCThose four words, “Houston, we have a problem,” have become part of our cultural language. We often use the phrase when we encounter an unforeseen problem. As small business owners ...

Introducing The Good Life Experience

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, December 20, 2017
There's A New Chamber Event Coming this Fall!The Good Life Experience is the Chamber’s newest annual event coming September 14-15, 2018. This new event will celebrate the Rogers-Lowell Area’s quality of life and culture of food, arts, ...

Restaurants open on Christmas Day

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Looking for a place to eat on Christmas Day? We have compiled a list below of some local restaurants that will be open for the holiday.1886 Crescent Hotel & SpaCherokee Casino & HotelChoctaw CasinoDownstream Casino ResortFast Lane ...

Chamber Launches Instagram Page

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, December 14, 2017
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to launch our new Instagram. This page will allow the Chamber and member businesses to engage the community and will enhance the Chamber's creativity and personality in outreaching efforts to ...

Building Foundational Knowledge of Computer Science and Coding

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Governor Asa Hutchinson launched the Arkansas Computer Science Initiative in 2015 to help insure that K-12th grade students within Arkansas schools receive quality instruction and opportunities to participate in learning experiences designed to ...

Chamber Embarks on Envisioning the Future

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Considering the world’s dramatic and accelerating pace of change, what lies ahead for members, boards and staffs of business-led organizations? How will the Chamber adapt and evolve over the next five years, and how will we ensure our best ...

Art on the Bricks Launches in Downtown Rogers

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, December 5, 2017
More than a dozen Downtown Rogers businesses hosted guest artists and showcased their artwork at the inaugural Art on the Bricks event November 9. The monthly art walk will be held on the second Thursday of each month. Participating businesses are ...

How to Solve Business Problems Like a 5-Year-Old

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Guest Blog by Charlie Barton of Barton Consulting, LLC (originally posted at https://barton-consultingllc.com/2017/11/13/solve-business-problems-like-a-5-year-old/)We all have problems. What we don’t all have is a proven and consistent way to ...

Buying A Business: The Right Way

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Guest Blog by Carol Gresham, Confidential Business IntermediaryNeedless to say, buying a business requires much thought, understanding of the process, and money.To be successful long-term, your spouse/partner should be involved in discussing the ...

Heritage High School FBLA Students Giving Back to the Community

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, November 16, 2017
Career & Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) are an integral part of each Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. Student organizations provide opportunities for students to gain leadership skills, participate in academic and technical ...

Questions to Ask Before Selling Your Business

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Guest Blog by Carol Gresham, Confidential Business IntermediaryAfter the initial conversation, what are the questions to ask yourself before deciding to sell your business?Is my business ready to sell? The normal requirement is to have three years ...

Are you happy with the processes that drive your business success?

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Guest Blog by Barton Consulting (originally posted at https://barton-consultingllc.com/2017/10/30/do-you-use-routines-in-your-business/)Do you use routines in your business? I bet that you do. You see, routines are the actions we take to get stuff ...

Inaugural Sporting Clays Classic Hits the Mark

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, November 9, 2017
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce’s first-ever Sporting Clays Classic, presented by Cabela’s, was held at Gunsmoke Sporting Clays in Garfield on October 13. More than 100 shooters showed up to “golf with a shotgun” ...

Member Engagement Committee | Volunteer Group a Valuable Asset to Chamber

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, November 8, 2017
The Member Engagement Committee, formed in 2016, is one of the newest committees at the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. The Member Engagement Committee is a voluntary group working with the Chamber to help visit members, educate them on ...

Benton County Chambers Host Washington, D.C. Fly-in

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, November 7, 2017
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Siloam Springs Chamber of Commerce hosted a Washington, D.C. Fly-in for a dozen members and their guests on September 27 and 28. International ...

Selling OR Buying a Business? Here are Some Tips

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, November 3, 2017
Guest Blog by Carol Gresham, Confidential Business IntermediaryBuying OR Selling a Business is more than just listing your business for sale or searching for a business to purchase.Today let’s discuss the aspect of simply thinking about ...

Northwest Arkansas Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Day 2017

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, October 31, 2017
In town and need a place eat on Thanksgiving? We have compiled a list to make it easy to pick a spot to eat.Open on Thanksgiving 2017:1886 Crescent Hotel & SpaCabanas RestaurantCherokee Casino & HotelCracker Barrel RestaurantDownstream ...

75 Member Businesses Named Best of the Best in Northwest Arkansas

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Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Congratulations to the following Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce members who were voted winners of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's 2017 Best of the Best in Northwest Arkansas! The annual Best of the Best publication reflects the ...

Hustle in Heels the Newest Initiative from the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Hustle In Heels: Ladies Lead NWA is an initiative of the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce dedicated to empowering, educating, and connecting women with a modern approach to professional and business development. Under the umbrella of the ...

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Art Paves the Way for Economic Prosperity

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Guest Blog by Randy Cohen and Emily Peck (originally posted on ACCE.org: https://secure.acce.org/index.php?src=blog&srctype=detail&blogid=1368)New research reminds us that supporting the arts and culture sector accelerates local economic ...

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