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Monday Reminders & More September 10
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Here are your Monday Reminders & More for the week of September 10-16. The Membership Luncheon to be held this Thursday, September 13 is **SOLD OUT** Walk-ins will be asked to wait until all reserved have checked in. We have started a waiting list. If you would like to be placed on this list please email Alyssa Wilson at AlyssaW@HoustonNWChamber.org. This does not guarantee your attendance!
Edge E-Newsletter -
Did you get to read September's Edge E-Newsletter?Click here to read today. The Edge serves as a community communication tool. Many of you submit articles for volunteer opportunities, grants and upcoming community events! Barbara Thomason, President, discusses important issues the community is facing and avenues you as businesses can take to thrive!
New Poll Feature
Look at the new 'Use Your Voice - Poll of the Week.' Every Monday we will feature a new question pertaining to programming and community action. The question will take less than 30 seconds to answer. We value your opinion and feedback.
Government Affairs & Transportation, September 19th
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
The Chamber Office, 3920 Cypress Creek Pkwy. Suite 120, Houston, TX 77068
Join us on Wednesday, September 18 to hear Trevor Smith, Harris County Attorney's Office speak about Sexually Oriented Business Regulation and Sign Code and Enforcement. RSVP is not required and you do not have to be a member to attend. The Government Affairs are some of the best kept secrets in town. Come listen and learn how you can make a difference as an informed citizen.
Thursday, October 11, Brunch & Learn
Thursday, October 11, 2012 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, 18220 State Hwy. 249, Houston, TX 77070
Join us on Thursday, October 11, 2012 Methodist Willowbrook Hospital Conference Center for a great Brunch & Learn featuring Lisa Bogany of Workforce Solutions speaking on, "Contract vs. Full-time Employees" and how it affects your business. Lisa is very passionate about this topic and has valuable facts for you to learn in order to make sure you are classifying employees correctly. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn! Lunch is $15 purchase here. DISCOUNT: Bring a friend/colleague and get 2 lunch tickets for $25 purchase here.
CreekFest is a one-day festival presented by the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the arts and outdoors in our great community! CreekFest promotes the parks, museums, library, visual and performing arts, and other community resources in the Greater Cypress Creek Area through events such as hands-on art projects, artist demonstrations, concerts, and literacy activities. Families can learn about the fine arts at the Centrum, Barbara Bush Library and the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts. Become a part of the run fun by entering the CreekFest Run Series or sign up for the CreekFest Marketplace today!
Register today to be a part of the CreekFest Run series
Are you an employer who has Young Professionals working for you?
Are you looking to Network, refine your Professional Skills and learn practical steps to succeed in the competitive business world? If so you need to be a part of the 2012 YP Power Conference.
This event will take place on November 9, at Methodist Willowbrook Hospital from 11:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Hear conference Keynote Speaker Rory Aplanalp of Aplanalp & Associates and Professional Session Speaker Linda Stiles of Linda Stiles & Associates. The Conference will include an Executive Round table with Area CEO's & Executives, a Wine and Networking Social and Powerful sessions to refine and enhance your professional repertoire. Reservation includes lunch, snacks and wine tasting.