Be Intentional with your Relationships

While all of us have our careers, our businesses, or our roles within our organization, we’re all truly in the same business – the business of relationships. Customers, clients, referral partners, and business partners all want to do business with someone they know, like, and trust. But, it’s a chicken and egg scenario. Which cameContinue reading

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Takeaways from Employer Guidance on Vaccine Requirements in the Workplace

The NACC’s Business Works presented a webinar on June 15th to unpack the complexities of employer’s navigation of how to set policies regarding vaccines in the workplace. Some key takeaways: It is legal for employers to require employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine.  However, many factors go into making vaccines mandatory including the impact onContinue reading

Giant Scissors + NACC Ribbon = One Welcoming Celebration!

Have you ever wondered how you could announce to the community – in a fun-filled yet official way —  that you are open and ready for business? We, at the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, can assist you – by setting up a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony! Ribbon Cuttings are said to have started as aContinue reading

The NACC Makes Headlines in June

Whether for our programming and events, our powerful Board of Directors and leadership team, or for our efforts in advocacy – the NACC’s goal is to always be talking to make sure our community can hear what we are doing to stay relevant and a part of the fabric of our business community. Read whereContinue reading

LEADS & Referrals

Is there such thing as ‘too much’ of a good thing? When it comes to leads, the answer is an irrefutable ‘no’! Leads; we all get them, we all want more of them! For some Members, lead sharing and referrals are often a top reason to join the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce.  Sharing leadsContinue reading

Legislative Update

Springfield Session Ends After late night sessions over the Memorial Day weekend, the 2021 General Assembly ended its session (sort of) on Monday, Monday, May 31.  The Senate reconvened Tuesday, June 1 at 11:00 and there is talk of the House reconvening at some point in the coming weeks.  I will be discussing in detailContinue reading

We Are Hiring

Walking through Downtown Naperville I counted 12 “We’re Hiring” signs, and I did not walk the whole district. “We’re hiring” signs and job postings are prominently featured in storefronts and websites across our area right now and it isn’t just retail and restaurants, nearly every sector seems to be hiring.   The Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce isContinue reading

MAY we discuss “brand exposure” through the NACC?

Are you looking to get your brand image across to consumers looking for your goods or services? Of course you are!  Although brand exposure may prove difficult to track, businesses of all sizes should aim to get their brand, name, and image out there. The consumer recognition that comes from brand exposure helps drive businessContinue reading

How can Biometric Information Impact your Business?

Biometrics are physical or behavioral human characteristics that can be used to digitally identify a person to grant access to systems, devices, or data. Biometric information can come in an array of technologies including facial or fingerprint recognition, voice scans, and more.  Employers have used fingerprint technology recognition for employee shift check-in/out, access to facility spaces, andContinue reading

The State of our City is HYBRID

I am thrilled to announce both virtual and in-person offerings for our annual State of the City signature event. This event, in partnership with Mayor Chirico and the City of Naperville, is one you won’t want to miss. You can join us virtually from your office, your home, or on the go. You can alsoContinue reading