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Growing Demand for Skilled Healthcare Workers

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Aligning Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs with both current and projected employment data designed to meet local workforce demands is the focus of both short-term and long-term planning for the Rogers Public Schools CTE department. ...

Googling Your Business Can Help Improve Your Marketing Strategy

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Small business owners have a lot on their plate, and not everyone has time to see what their business looks like from a consumer's perspective online. However, searching for your business on Google is a great way to see if you are getting the most ...

Forward ENGINEERS | Helping Small Businesses Reduce Energy Costs

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, July 19, 2017
By Guest Columnist Kevin Jensen, P.E., Founding PartnerForward Engineers, as well as many other companies, offers comprehensive Energy Audits to building owners and managers. These energy audits typically follow guidelines set out by the American ...

Creating Opportunities for High Impact Leadership

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders (NWAEL) exists to connect and engage Northwest Arkansas young professionals through personal and professional development experiences. Membership is open to anyone in Northwest Arkansas that has a desire to get ...

Survive or Thrive: Businesses Should Get SMART

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, July 14, 2017
By Guest Blogger Angela GraysonOnly the strong survive. We’ve all heard this before, so I don’t need to convince you of this truth. This axiom has carried many determined souls over the finish line of life. And while surviving is ...

Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders Ready to Run Program to Feature Remarks from Governor Asa Hutchinson, Roby Brock

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Governor Asa Hutchinson will deliver remarks to kick off the 2017 Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders (NWAEL) Ready to Run program. This year’s event will be held on Monday, July 31 at The Record, located at 104 S.W. A Street in ...

A step-by-step guide to better virtual meetings

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Used with permission from HP Technology at WorkThanks to advancements in conferencing technology, your business can connect with customers, employees, and contractors all over the world. Successful collaboration with dispersed teams requires virtual ...

Aligning Career and Technical Education Programs with Workforce Demands and Needs

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, July 5, 2017
As the summer months go by, the focus shifts to the upcoming 2017-2018 school year to ensure that Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs offered within the Rogers School District align with workforce demands as well as projected growth and ...

Chamber Seeks Help Creating New 2018 Program

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, June 29, 2017
July's Small Business Corner feature focuses on new programming in progress. In May, the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce sent out a survey for feedback on the possible creation of a new professional women’s business organization. The ...

Governor Proclaims July Lakes Appreciation Month

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, June 29, 2017
Governor Asa Hutchinson has proclaimed July as Lakes Appreciation Month in Arkansas. With over a half-million acres of reservoirs in Arkansas, summer is a great time to encourage all Arkansans to appreciate the lakes of our Natural State by ...

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Servant Leadership: You Need To Be More Than You Are | By Guest Blogger Brook Thomas, News Director at KNWA/KFTA

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, May 4, 2016
I answered a critical question incorrectly during my last job interview; "What does a News Director do?". Of course, my answer was pretty obvious; "Direct the overall news product." I mean...duh, right? Nope.The corporate suit interviewing me coolly ...

Member Spotlight | Staples...that was easy!

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, April 20, 2016
By Marni Rogers Member Relations Manager Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce You gotta love their taglineand they really do make your shopping experience easy. Staples is a big company with a big heart for theircustomers and supporting their ...

Will "Arkansas Works" Work This Week?

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, April 18, 2016
Legislators will return to Little Rock tomorrowto begin the second week of the regular fiscal session of the Arkansas GeneralAssembly. Funding the appropriation for theArkansas Works program, which was passed two weeks ago with a simple majorityin ...

Arkansas Works Passes Both Houses of Legislature; Benton County Delegation Split in Support of Measure to Expand Medicaid

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, April 8, 2016
Members of the Arkansas General Assemblymeeting in special session voted separately Thursday to approve House Bill1001and Senate Bill 1, identical measures popularly known as “Arkansas Works”,which is Governor Hutchinson’s plan for ...

Member Spotlight

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, April 6, 2016
What's Cookin' at Cook's?By Marni Rogers Member Relations Manager Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Something new, organic, and healthy along with friendly staff is what's always cookin' at Cook's Natural Foods in Downtown Rogers. Cook's is ...

Special Legislative Session Begins Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Special Legislative Session on Governor's Arkansas Works Proposal Set for Wednesday; Fiscal Session and Another Possible Session to Follow. By Jon Moran Vice President of Government Affairs Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Governor Asa ...

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, December 8, 2014
What if my business is located outside of Rogers or Lowell? Can I still join the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce (RLACC)? If you want to market to the Rogers-Lowell area, you should consider joining the RLACC Chamber. Your business does not ...

Small Business Saturday, November 29

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, November 14, 2014
In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday tohelp businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The dayencourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday afterThanksgiving. The single day has ...

2015 Chamber University Call for Presenters & Content

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber ofCommerce and the Small Business Council launched the new and improved Chamber University program in 2014 with great success and are nowlooking for subject matter experts (SMEs) to present educational content during ...

October Event Connects Educators to Local Manufacturer's Needs

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, November 10, 2014
By: Brad Phillips Vice-President Marketing Communications Workforce Development: Workforce education and skilled labor supply are quicklybecoming "hot button" workforce development issues around NorthwestArkansas as well as across the nation. The ...

Nine Rogers Public Schools Honored with Reward Funds

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, July 21, 2014
Nine Rogers PublicSchools Honored with Reward Funds through the Arkansas School Recognition and Reward Program By Brad PhillipsVice President, Marketing and CommunicationsRogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce TheRogers-Lowell Area Chamber of ...

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