Events Calendar

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Friday Feb 26, 2021
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Categories: Community Calendar
Friday Mar 5, 2021
Minneapolis Regional Chamber
Many of us work in hierarchies and take direction from higher-ranking supervisors, but did you know that influence happens independent of hierarchy? In fact, hierarchy often gets in the way of influence. Not only does this disconnect exist within organizations, it is rampant in society, both at the community and individual level. Vikas Narula, founder of Keyhubs, will talk about how human networks form, how silos are created and why bridging these divides is in our best interest – personally, professionally and societally. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Prof Development, SMART
Wednesday Mar 10, 2021
Result Drivers is a networking group that helps members exchange business leads. Non-competing members meet to develop professional networking relationships and exchange business referrals. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Networking , Programs
Wednesday Mar 10, 2021
Strengthening Partnerships to develop the Future Workforce Interactive symposium to address talent and workforce challenges in our region The projected talent shortage in Minnesota continues. It is estimated that more than 160,000 jobs will be unfilled at the end of 2024 in the Twin Cities metro area alone. The Elevate Futures Talent Symposium will discuss the talent and workforce challenges in our region and explore the role Career and Technical Education (CTE) can play to address the gap. Attendees ranging from business, education, nonprofits, public service, Chambers of Commerce and the community, are all involved in addressing workforce challenges in Minnesota. The program will feature a keynote presentation, discussion and interactive break-out sessions. Join us to learn, exchange ideas, and strengthen partnerships to develop a robust workforce! ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Talent/Workforce
Thursday Mar 11, 2021
Bloomington Chamber
One year into the COVID-19 global pandemic, we know much more than we did in the beginning. But where are we headed from here? Nick Kelley, City of Bloomington, will share the current status of Bloomington’s public health data. Learn how you and your business can stay safe while remaining engaged in our vibrant community. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, BLM Town Talk, Community
Thursday Mar 11, 2021
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Categories: Community Calendar
Friday Mar 12, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted Minnesota’s economy and Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development Commissioner Steve Grove has been on the front lines, administering unemployment assistance and small business loan programs to help thwart an economic collapse. Commissioner Steve Grove will join us to talk about his departments response to the pandemic as well as the future of Minnesota’s workforce. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Advocacy , Issues & Insights
Tuesday Mar 16, 2021
The pandemic has put a spotlight on homelessness and the lack of affordable housing in our region. While it is a regional issue, Bloomington’s experience with hotel space being re-purposed for homelessness has been unique. Come hear our panelists discuss how our metro area can serve the present-day needs for housing while considering the future revitalization of the entire community through redevelopment. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar
Wednesday Mar 17, 2021
Minneapolis Regional Chamber
TThe race of life can often be riddled with obstacles, challenges and difficulties. As a quadriplegic Tasha Schuh knows this firsthand. In this message she will share her story of having a life-changing accident at the age of 16, and how she learned the importance of resilience. The experience she shares will encourage listeners to press through difficult times and to have hope for the future. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Prof Development, Executive Womens Council
Thursday Mar 18, 2021
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Categories: Community Calendar
Friday Mar 19, 2021
Minneapolis Regional Chamber
The MPLS Regional Chamber?s Emerging Leaders Roundtable Discussions are dynamic, interactive, and informative conversations designed to provide participants with insights into regional and community issues. Roundtable discussions begin with presentations from subject matter experts and community leaders followed by small group discussions. This format provides participants with the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of issues impacting their workplace and everyday lives, have thoughtful dialogue, develop their networks and build relationships. Roundtable Discussions occur September ? May on the third Friday of the month. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Prof Development, Emerging Leaders
Tuesday Mar 23, 2021 - Thursday Mar 25, 2021
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Categories: Community Calendar
Wednesday Mar 24, 2021 - Wednesday Mar 17, 2021
Minneapolis Regional Chamber
This monthly, informal networking event creates connections. Breakfast attendees share their ?one-minute commercial? about their business or organization and learn more about chamber initiatives. Hosted at locations throughout the region, this series typically attracts individuals from a variety of backgrounds and industries. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Networking , Get Acquainted Breakfast
Wednesday Mar 24, 2021
Bloomington Chamber
2020 was certainly memorable - a year like no other. During Bloomington’s State of the City, Mayor Tim Busse will highlight the stories of residents, essential workers, businesses and organizations that held strong and came together in the face of uncertainty. He will also share stories of accomplishments, City budget challenges and what is planned for the year ahead. ... read more
Categories: All Chamber Event Calendar, Advocacy