Encouraging the local community in NE Minneapolis to help beautify our city by getting outside for a community clean-up effort the weekend of October 15-17. This semi-annual event (formerly known as, ''Weed It & Reap'') has been going strong for over 25 years through the generosity of local businesses, nonprofit partners, and volunteers like you! We will have a table set-up at Eastside Food Co-op on Friday, October 15th, from 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. with trash bags and gloves for anyone who wants to pick up supplies. Take a photo of yourself and tag @NEMplsChamber while out in the community! We hope to see you there!
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.
It’s undeniable. Every company in every industry strives to better understand, engage, and retain its customers. But, as consumers, why do our vendors only act on our feedback when we decide to leave for their competitors? Join this session to learn how three leading data-driven organizations quickly derive more insight from larger data volumes to improve customer experiences, lower acquisition costs, and reduce churn.
This monthly, informal networking event creates connections. Happy Hour 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.
Looking for ways to give back to your community? Volunteer for the Bloomington Future Leaders Fall Business conference! As a volunteer, you can help the students of Jefferson and Kennedy High Schools learn how to network through small group discussions, activities and more. Hosted by the legendary Stevie Ray’s Improv Company, this interactive program has been helping high school students become successful business professionals for over 10 years.
Each month the Chamber offers an informational/networking meeting for prospective and new members to learn about their opportunities and benefits with the Chamber. Maximize your member investment and time through a better understanding of what the Chamber has to offer in all areas of work.
Government Affairs Forum: 2021 Election Recap: What happened at the ballot box in Minneapolis & St. Paul
Two days after Election Day 2021 (and 370 days before Election Day 2022) join us for a look at what happened in this year’s municipal elections – including the Minneapolis and St. Paul mayors races and the big ballot initiatives on public safety, governance, and rent control. We’ll get bipartisan analysis from Brian McClung, former Deputy Chief of Staff to Gov. Tim Pawlenty (and campaign manager for a Minneapolis mayoral bid 20 years ago) and Grace Waltz, former aide to Senator Tina Smith & Senator Amy Klobuchar’s presidential campaign.
The holidays are arriving, which traditionally means a rise in travel. Join us for a discussion with Bonnie Carlson, President and CEO of the Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Brian Ryks, Executive Director & CEO of the Metropolitan Airports Commission, for a hospitality and travel forecast. We will be hearing how hospitality has changed in the last 18 months as well as how that can help predict the upcoming busy travel season. What does it mean from an economic standpoint? What innovations have been made? Register today to hear the answers to these questions, and more.
These interactive sessions provide a variety of workplace wellness resources. Presenters and instructors discuss topics such as mental health in the workplace, wellness by environmental design and nancial wellness. Guests are both members and non-members representing a wide variety of industries. This program is hosted in partnership with the city of Minneapolis? Health Department.
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.