Join us as wine educators from Wineseller's take us through a virtual wine tasting and macroeconomics. Business & Wine?? Sure they go together!! Wine got caught up as collateral damage in an ongoing dispute over subsidies between the US and Europe over airlines. Lee Schlesinger, from Wineseller's will talk a bit about this and how it has affected our wine supply! We will taste some of the wines that experienced such tariffs and explore their background and profile. And are these tariffs gone for good or are they coming back? Lee will walk us through tasting wine from three of the effected countries.. We will list here specific bottles that Wineseller's Imports and where they can be purchased, But Lee was clear - anything within these categories will be appropriate!
Alexis Knaack, account executive from Paylocity, will present to us best practices for employee retention. The cost of employee turnover is high for all businesses, how can you mitigate this and get on with the business or running your business? How do you hold on to key employees? Join us for this informative presentation! Niles Morning Network Tuesday, April 20, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM via Zoom After this short educational presentation we will welcome our newest Chamber Partners and then everyone will give a 30 second intro. This is a great way to connect with your Chamber Network before the day begins! Feel friend to invite a friend who might be thinking about joining our team! Registration required to receive the Zoom link!
As vaccines become more readily available employers are bringing more and more of their workforce back to the office. This transition comes with its own host of challenges. This presentation will give employers the most up to date information regarding evolving issues including OSHA safety requirements, CDC and vaccine guidance, as well as, the challenge of how do deal with employees
Debi Gajewski, from Niles Artisan Guild, will lead us through healing heart painting while we enjoy sweet treats from Omega! The healing heart Artwork is a meditative and inner inspection of life. You will create a piece of your heart in art form. Simple and easy. All you need to supply is your reflections in life and a pencil, all other items needed will be supplied. Each time you look at your creation you will know where you have been and how blessed you are now.
Multiply your networking potential! Members looking for a productive networking experience will enjoy the structured format of this program, which gives each participant an opportunity to speak to a receptive audience about his/her company’s products and services.
The women in the chamber will gather and try a ZUMBA class offered by LevelUp Health & Fitness. Join us as we get active, relieve some stress and support a newly opened woman owned business in Niles! After class if anyone wants to grab a drink we will head to a local Niles watering hole :)
Advocacy - Why it is important for businesses to be heard? Elliot Richardson, President of the Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC), joins us to speak about businesses, government and why it is important to have your voice heard. Join us for this informative presentation! Niles Morning Network Tuesday, May 18, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM via Zoom
your business in order to reach your intended audience. When done right, marketing can translate to a stronger brand as well as more profit for your business. Ryan Weckerly will discuss how the right technology tools, combined with human interaction to develop more powerful leads, profitable sale, and long-term relationships for your brand.
The local elections are over and we have a new Mayor and Board in Niles! Join us as we speak with our Niles Village Board and hear their plans for the future! The Mayor and each trustee will provide a short intro and then there will be opportunity for questions! Local representation is important to YOUR business!
Amanda Brinkman is the creator, producer and host of the hit series “Small Business Revolution,” which streams on Hulu and Prime Video and was named among Inc. Magazine’s top shows for entrepreneurs. Now in production of their 6th season, each year the Small Business Revolution revitalizes a different community’s “Main Street” through small business makeovers. Every episode they help work to help the entrepreneur with marketing, finance, operations and physical transformations of their space.