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One of my goals at my #chamber is to be a go-to resource. Even if I don't know the answer, I like to be able to point them to the right people. One of the ways I help connect the dots is to promote the webinars of key business resources like these.
You should run your chamber of commerce like a business, and creating Standard Operating Procedures can help with that. Here's how to start. The post How Documenting Your Processes Can Save Chamber Staff Time & Stress appeared first on Izzy West.
A strategic Marketing & Business Development Funnel or Economic Development Marketing Funnel can help you attract more businesses to your community and close more deals. The post How an Economic Development Marketing Funnel Drives FDI & Business Attraction appeared first on Izzy West.
We should let technology help us grow, serve, and take some of the tedious (but necessary) jobs off our plates - a good CRM will do that. The post Dos and Don’ts of Getting a CRM System – 7 Things to Know When Changing CRMs appeared first on Izzy West.
I've been working for my local Chamber of Commerce for 7 years now. Some things I wish I knew sooner are: chambers need multiple income streams/sources, you can make people wait on you, there are some chamber-specific resources out there, relationships are everything, and you can do it! #ChamberPros #ChamberIdeas #Chambers
How do yo plan for something you've never experienced? The Graham Texas Chamber shares their top 10 key objectives for their pandemic plan. The post Pivot with a Plan: How One Chamber Navigated Through COVID appeared first on Izzy West.
I have chosen to make this experience one of learning & growth. I have learned from the Chamber world that there's no set way to do anything. The post Joining a Chamber Team During Global Crisis; A Story of Personal Growth appeared first on Izzy West.
Chambers are expected to do so many things, & you can't do them all yourself. Outsource some of these tasks so you can focus on your mission. The post Why Your Small Chamber Can Absolutely Start Outsourcing These Tasks appeared first on Izzy West.