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Tune in to WRMN 1410 AM the fourth Tuesday of every month from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. to listen to Chamber Chat, the radio show hosted by the Elgin Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Carol Gieske. Conversations on Chamber Chat feature Chamber and community programs, local business issues, and what is going on in the greater Elgin business community. Each show also gives a quick rundown of what's happening at the Chamber in the upcoming weeks, and how that helps Elgin area businesses connect, grow and succeed. If there is a topic you would like to hear discussed, let us know sending an email to email@example.com or call the Chamber Office 847-741-5660 with your idea! Thanks to Elgin Community Broadcasting LLC. WRMN 1410AM Radio and our producer Mark Bialek for making the show a success!
Can I test for marijuana use? Now we have to do sexual harassment training? How much do I need to pay for minimum wage? Join us for a legal update on 2020?s new laws, as well a refresher on recent legal changes in the Marijuana/Cannabis laws from Mike Wong, a Partner with the law firm, SmithAmundsen. During this presentation Mike will be provided an update on federal and state labor and employment laws impacting Illinois employers, including the following: Illinois Recreational and Medical Marijuana/Cannabis Laws Drug Testing and Reasonable Suspicion with the new Marijuana/Cannabis Laws DOT/FMCSA Clearinghouse Queries IL Minimum Wage and Exempt Employee Record Keeping requirements IL Human Rights Act changes and Reporting requirements Sexual Harassment prevention training Severance Agreements and Arbitration Agreements Although cannabis remains illegal under federal law, the legalization of cannabis on the state-level has left employers feeling uncertain of how to tailor their workplace policies and procedures to fit the changing landscape.
EARN I Networking Group - Elgin Area Referral Network, is a members-only opportunity for you to network and eventually grow your business through a part-time sales force!
Could you use a part-time sales force to grow your business? Interested in getting more leads? How about talking with business owners/managers who have been there and can offer their advice? If so, then EARN is for you! EARN, the Elgin Area Referral Network, is a members-only networking group where you can grow your business through networking. EARN groups are composed of non-competing businesses that get together regularly to generate new business for fellow members through a system of referrals and leads. By meeting frequently, the businesses become well acquainted and build trust among the members. In time, leads are referred, and there is a greater opportunity for sales to be generated. Members also increase their visibility, their knowledge of the community, and their general knowledge of business. Members of our EARN networking groups attend the scheduled referral meetings, provide referrals and leads, and report results. Currently, the Chamber's four EARN groups have a limited number of openings. Each networking group offers a different operating style, from casual to highly structured. At our meetings, the agenda includes *Networking/Social time *Introductions & business descriptions *Pass Leads *Craft Talk by a member *Chamber Time This EARN Too networking group meets every other Monday from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. You'll share great conversation about business through the Chamber's EARN groups! If you want to grow your business by joining this EARN group, or any of our others, or for more information, please contact Carol Gieske at 847-741-5660 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Elgin Area Small Business Academy, in conjunction with the Elgin Area Chamber of Commerce and the Elgin Development Group, continues to reach out to the business community through a monthly series to provide business ownership fundamentals. Open to all, these free, monthly workshops are taught by experienced local business owners to provide information and resources to help businesses of all sizes grow and expand. In addition, attending the workshop will assist in expanding your network of contacts. Sponsored by Elgin State Bank, the workshops will be held at the Chamber office at 31 S. Grove. Join us at from 8 to 9 a.m. the interactive workshop with feature critical information on the topic and plenty of time for Q&A.
EARN Too Networking Group - Elgin Area Referral Network, is a members-only opportunity for you to network and eventually grow your business.