What stands out in a bid? What practices help ensure your bid is successful? Connect with peers and gain potential business referrals at this informative West Michigan Minority Contractors 'How to Get the Bid' workshop. During this session, you will: • Master the bidding process by learning the 'how' and 'why' behind successful bids • […]
Join the first ever Chamber Issues Forum on Friday, February 16, to delve into one of the hottest topics of the year: workforce housing. Gain insights from Housing Next and local leaders on housing solutions and zoning reform. Panel discussions will feature government representatives from Kent County, The City of Grand Rapids, and Gaines Charter […]
Mujeres in Business: Michigan Edition features powerful stories of Latina women demonstrating how diversity, determination, and resilience can create ripples of transformation in the business world. Join us on Thursday, January 25 to hear from local businesswomen featured in the book to learn from their stories of stories of growth and transformation. Mujeres en Business: Edición […]
Chamber 101 is designed for members looking to begin, continue or further involvement with the Chamber. This event allows members to learn about the different Chamber offerings and how to start getting involved to make the most of your membership. This program will walk you through everything there is to know about the Grand Rapids […]
Breakfast with Legislators events provide Chamber members and their employees the opportunity to establish relationships with key decision makers and voice opinions on issues moving forward in Lansing. Networking and facilitated question-and-answer sessions offer firsthand information on upcoming legislation and House and Senate committee activities, prompting great dialogue between legislators and Chamber members.
Leadership Lesson Breakfasts feature strong community trustees and leaders sharing valuable leadership lessons. What to expect: 👊 Each of the 3 speakers will share their 10-minute leadership lesson with the audience, packing a punch of inspiration. 🤸♀️ You’ll have the opportunity to network with Chamber members and connect with other leadership program alumni. ☕ We’ll […]
WHAT: Prepare for the Unexpected: Identify Your Greatest Threat - Verbal de-escalation and situational awareness training by Jason Russell at Secure Education Consultants. Leaders are tasked with preparing their facilities and staff for a variety of emergency situations, trying to anticipate any crisis that could happen. But often, our greatest threat is unknown and highly […]
In this two hour workshop, you'll learn best practices and practical, hands-on tips to elevate your online presence, including: 🖥 Website Setup 📝 Content Creation 🛒 Online Listings A healthy online presence is key for growing businesses in the current day. The Highland Group has been helping companies develop their brand and digital presence for […]