Posts Tagged ‘Columbus Chamber of Commerce’

Building Your Personal Brand

Building Your Personal Brand
Dilara Casey When people think of building their own brand, they think of logos and taglines, but I’m talking about building your own brand. What is your own identity as a contributor to your field? What makes you important and relevant in the business world? That is your brand. What have you done...
April 25th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Maximizing Your Marketing Strategy in the City of Collaboration

Maximizing Your Marketing Strategy in the City of Collaboration
Collaboration— we’ve hung our hat on this concept as a city. Columbus organizations are branded on this reputation of being ‘smart and open,’ but what does it really mean to be part of the cohesive cohort of ‘US’ brands? Each business and organization has its own mission and vision,...
April 14th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More

cbuzz Episode 11: Zach Traxler of Traxler Custom Printing

cbuzz Episode 11: Zach Traxler of Traxler Custom Printing
Looking at his family tree, it’s no surprise Zach Traxler ended up a maker. Grandpa is a craftsman, dad is responsible for the Surf Ohio phenomenon, twin brother is a woodworker and mom spent years working for incubators and nonprofits, passing on valuable information about what it takes to be...
April 11th, 2016 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

cbuzz Episode 10: Kimberly Blackwell of PMM Agency

cbuzz Episode 10: Kimberly Blackwell of PMM Agency
Kimberly Blackwell has had the kind of success most entrepreneurs dream of. As the founder of PMM Agency, she’s received personal and professional recognition, landing on Ebony’s 2015 Power 100 list alongside names like John Legend, Janet Jackson, Viola Davis and a host of other community...
March 14th, 2016 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

Columbus Chamber Annual Meeting: Columbus is a Great Place to do Business

Columbus Chamber Annual Meeting: Columbus is a Great Place to do Business
The Columbus Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting Thursday morning at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The theme of the 2016 event was Pivot – something the Chamber has done much of itself over the last few months. A champion for businesses large and small, the Chamber introduced...
February 12th, 2016 | Event Reviews | Read More

Federal Labor Standards and Your Small Business

Federal Labor Standards and Your Small Business
Last year, the Department of Labor released a proposed rule change to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regarding overtime wages for salaried employees which could affect the wages of up to five million Americans. The Columbus Chamber understands that these changes can have a dramatic effect on the...
February 11th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More

cbuzz Episode 09: Phil & Andy George of MentorcliQ

cbuzz Episode 09: Phil & Andy George of MentorcliQ
A good mentor can be life-changing for an individual’s career, and a Columbus-based software startup has developed the “E-Harmony” for mentor-mentee matching. “MentorcliQ is a software system that helps companies launch and manage their mentoring programs, and really employee...
February 8th, 2016 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

How Can You Become More Creative?

How Can You Become More Creative?
Most people assume creativity is something you are born with—that it is an innate talent that is computed into your DNA, just like the fact you have hazel eyes, or that you are right-handed. But what if I told you that everybody is born creative, and creativity is a skill that you develop over time...
January 14th, 2016 | Chamber Connection | Read More