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    please submit your post to info@beavercreekchamber.org.

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  • Chamber News 01.13.22

    A WORD FROM OUR PRESIDENT/CEO

    As we start out the year, I want to take you on a journey with me in learning techniques and skills to become a better public speaker. Public speaking actually terrifies me, believe it or not. I struggle with it on almost every occasion. I know most people do, yet it is a very integral skill in most of our businesses and lives that we truly need for success. So, let’s explore it together.
     
    The first tip I can give you through my reading and research is “passion” or in other words answering the question, “What makes your heart sing?” This will help identify your passion and core to your identity. Can you incorporate this into your profession? Your communications? Your audience?
     
    Passion and public speaking are intimately connected. People who are genuinely passionate about their topics are better speakers. They inspire their audiences. In a study that was done a few years ago, investors were asked to evaluate a business pitch on 13 criteria and to rank each one in order of importance to their final decision. The strength of the opportunity and the strength of the entrepreneur ranked number 1 and 2. Passion came in third, well above education, style, start up and age. Passion matters as it involves enthusiasm and excitement. So do what you love! You will be on your way to influence others by inspiring them the way you inspired yourself. You will be able to connect with more people with more confidence.
     
    Step 1: Discover what makes your heart sing.

    Here FOR you,
     
    Wendy Rodgers
    President/CEO
     
     
    CHAMBER EVENTS
     
     
    Business Links at Realistar Realty
    Join us on Thursday, January 20th from 4:30-6PM for a time of networking
    with local business and community leaders!
    CLICK HERE for more details and to register.




    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER



    We’re excited to announce the first of our roundtables where industry professionals
    will connect and discuss business opportunities and challenges!
    Amy and Justin from McAlister’s Deli will be hosting this first gathering.
    Anyone working at a local restaurant is welcome to attend!
    CLICK HERE to register!



    February 6th-12th is BNI’s 14th Annual International Networking Week.
    Whether you are a member of BNI or any other networking groups or associations,
    we want to help you make the most of your time when meeting with other professionals.
    CLICK HERE to register!


    Thursday, February 10th
    Our first event of 2022 is a collaboration with the Young Professionals group in Springfield!
    Specific time and location information coming very soon!
    CLICK HERE to join our email list 
    so we can communicate with you about upcoming events and news!
     


    MEMBER EVENTS


    FREE WORKSHOP!!!

    The Greene County Council on Aging is offering a FREE, six-week
    Healthy U Chronic Disease workshop
    that helps participants learn proven strategies to manage chronic conditions.
    Open to anyone 18 or over who has, or cares for someone who has a chronic condition.
    CLICK HERE for more details and registration information.


     
    MEMBER DEALS
    WYSO is pleased to offer a Special Introductory Offer of 20% off
    your first underwriting campaign to Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce members.
    Make their radio listeners your next customer!
    Find out more by contacting Katie Main, Business Support Accounting Manager
    at kmain@wyso.org or (937) 769-1334.




    $20 off enrollment for chamber members and their employees.
    Email info@24-7gymandfitness.com to take advantage of this offer!



    Any Chamber member that refers a new resident will receive a $50 gift card after the new resident moves in! 
    No limit to number of referrals!  Call 937-343-6255 for more information. 
    Our website has a virtual tour at https://www.homesteadvillagebc.com/ 
    We are located just behind the Fairfield Commons Mall at 3815 Park Overlook Dr, Beavercreek OH 45431.



    COMMUNITY SAVINGS


    Enjoy a 15% discount for your meal at Ellie's restaurant & bakery in the Mills Park Hotel when you bring your military ID.  
    Join us in the afternoon or evening for $3.00 beers (domestic and craft).  
    We appreciate your service and will see you at Ellie's!





    GLD Enterprises Ltd. is offering two public relations discount packages

    to our Chamber members and community:
     
    1) Speedy Video Promo Package
     
    2) PR Blitz Package.
     
    CLICK HERE for more information.
     

    JOB OPENINGS

     

    The city of Beavercreek is seeking qualified applicants for a Part-Time Parks Building Attendant.
    CLICK HERE for the opening information.


    PROMOTION OPPORTUNTIES
    One of our greatest desires is to help spread the word to amplify our members' marketing efforts. 
    If you have anything special offers or news you'd like us to share on social media or via email,
    please log into the member portal of the Chamber website to create your content.
    When we see it come in, we'll add it to our list of items to share out.
     If you share something on social media, tag the Chamber and we'll make sure to share it out and help spread the word.
     If you are unsure how to use the Member Information Center on our website, CLICK HERE to download instructions.
    Need additional help? Simply email info@beavercreekchamber.org


    As we meet new chamber members and participate in local events, we want to promote our member businesses.
    One of the ways we can do this is by giving a "swag bag" full of business cards and branded materials.
     If you have anything you'd like us to include, please drop off your supplies to the chamber office at 3210 Beaver-Vu Dr., Beavercreek, 45431.
    We'd love to promote YOUR business as we welcome new members!


    One of our key goals is to help promote our member businesses to help amplify your marketing efforts.
    One way we're doing that is by offering brief video interviews that are housed on our YouTube channel, as well as, shared on our social media platforms and in weekly emails.
    If you would like to schedule an interview so we can share about your business, please send us a message at info@beavercreekchamber.org.
    CLICK HERE to view our previous interviews!

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