|Tuesday, February 18, 2020|
|Have You Nominated Someone?|
Next Wednesday, Chambers of Commerce across the Arizona will come together for a powerful day of advocacy at the state legislature, where attendees will hear updates about how policy is impacting business from legislative leadership.
Following a morning of education, the group will enjoy lunch with legislators at Mission Possible. Attendees will end the day in the galleries of the House and Senate, where they will be acknowledged from the House and Senate floors.
Don't miss this opportunity to connect with your state legislators and discuss the important issues impacting YOUR community! Register today.
|Last Chance to Register to Meet the Candidates!|
Tomorrow morning the Tempe Chamber will be hosting a Meet the Candidates Forum, moderated by Cary Pfeffer, giving attendees the opportunity to hear from the chamber endorsed candidates before they place their vote.
Sponsored by FOX Corporation, the 2020 State of the District with U.S. Representative Greg Stanton welcomes community, educational, political, and civic leaders for a formal breakfast. This year's event will be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. This event will sell out quickly so be sure to reserve your sponsorship or seats today.
|5 Benefits of Creating a Purpose-Drive Business|
The average person works 1,842 hours a year. That adds up to 92,100 hours over a 50-year career. And during those hours, sometimes it’s easy to forget why we do what we do.
|Emerging Issues Forum: 2020 Sustainability Summit|
We invite members to learn from local experts about successful business case studies, solutions, and programs that help businesses save money and resources at the 2020 Sustainability Summit!
|30 Day Challenge: Let's Get Social|
This is Excelerate America’s most popular 30-day challenge and also the only time this year that they’ll be covering this topic. Don’t miss your chance to learn key social media skills, including:
- How to create an effective social media strategy, including which audiences and demographics to target on each channel.
- The right kind of content and when to post it, so you can truly grow your following and customer base.
- How to provide and receive insightful and actionable feedback from fellow participants.
Members of the Tempe Chamber in conjunction with support from the Business Development Council are encouraged to submit content for publication on the Tempe Chamber website and across other Tempe Chamber Social Media platforms.
If you are interested in getting exposure for yourself and business while crafting impactful blog content, please reach out to Erika Acorn.
|Volunteer at Tempe Cares Day!|
Tempe Leadership announces Tempe Cares’ signature annual 1-day event on March 7, 2020 from 7 am - Noon at Kiwanis Park to support the Tempe Police Department and its training programs for horses to collaboratively support public safety. Register today!
|TCC Human Services Survey|
|Love What You Do: Creating a Meaningful Workplace Culture|
February 19, 2020 from 7:30 am to 9:00 am
|IRS Small Business Webinar - Understanding the Gig Economy|
February 20, 2020 at 12:00 pm MST
Learn more about how you can register for this free 60-minute webinar.
|Conservation Science Night|
February 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm
|Love Your Gut: The Store of Your Microbiome|
February 21, 2020 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Register today to see Staci Joy speak about living a healthier lifestyle even when at Happy Hour!
February 22, 2020 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Learn more about the annual Teen Conference where teens and parents have the opportunity to explore different careers in animal science.
|Tempe City Council Chambers Rededication|
February 24, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Join community members at the rededication of the Tempe City Council Chambers at Tempe City Hall and hear from architects and interior designers who helped craft this building to life. No RSVP needed.
|IRS Small Business Webinar - ITINs|
February 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm MST
Register today to understand individual taxpayer identification numbers during this free 60-minute webinar.
|ASU Internship Fair & All-Majors Career Fair|
February 26, 2020 at the ASU Memorial Union
|6th Street Market - First Sunday Fitness|
March 1, 2020 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
FREE workout sessions with the professional instructors of Orange Theory and Pure Barre Tempe.
|First Press Fine Wine Dinner and Auction|
March 6, 2020 from 5:45 pm to 11:00 pm
Register today for a formal dinner and auction at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa benefiting the Friends of Public Radio Arizona.
|Elephant and Piggie's "We are in a Play!"|
Now until March 8, 2020
Purchase tickets to see this fun, lively, and amusing play at the Herberger Theater Center.
Now until April 11, 2020 beginning at 9:00 am
Learn more about Tempe Community Council's IRS-certified volunteers and how you can schedule a FREE consultation to prepare and e-file your 2019 tax returns!
|Two Men and a Truck is Hiring!|
Two Men and a Truck is hiring for movers and drivers!
Metromile is hiring for a Claims Administrative Support Specialist at their Tempe office, located on Fountainhead Parkway.
Carvana has multiple job opportunities at their Tempe location, located on Rio Salado Parkway.
|Public Art Open House: I-10 Broadway Curve Pedestrian Bridges|
March 5, 2020 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
The community is invited to an open house at the Tempe History Museum to see the design, meet the artists, and provide thoughts on what the imagery should include.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE WEEK OF February 17, 2020
- Ash Avenue/Rio Salado Parkway intersection: Road widening efforts are ongoing at the Ash Avenue/Rio Salado Parkway intersection. The intersection will be closed from January 20 – February 26 while crews construct the roundabout. Click herefor more details.
- Apache Blvd from Gammage Curve to Rural Road: Landscaping and electrical upgrades. Traffic will be maintained in both directions. Expect sidewalk/crosswalk detours.
- Apache Blvd east of Rural Road: Track installation and OCS foundation work continues. Traffic maintained in both directions. Expect turn restrictions and possible sidewalk/crosswalk detours.
- [NEW]Mill Ave/Rio Salado Pkwy Intersection Closure: Starting at 11 p.m. on February 24, the intersection will be closed to all traffic with permissible right turns onto eastbound Rio Salado Parkway and northbound Mill Avenue. Traffic movements will be restored by 5 a.m. on February 25. Click here for details.
|Thank you to our Community Champions|
Tempe Chamber of Commerce
1232 E. Broadway Rd. Suite #211
Tempe, AZ 85282