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Chamber View

Chamber View

Are you a good customer? By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce One of the many life lessons I have learned from being the executive director of…

You, me and business

You, me and business

Where did that saying come from? By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber The other day, (okay, every day) I was listening to our local radio station, Sun Radio 96.3 FM.…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

It’s okay to be disappointed By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com There are those among us who constantly expect the worst to happen. Their rationale is that they won’t be disappointed if…

Chamber View

Chamber View

What is your definition of a chamber of commerce? By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber By most accounts, a community’s chamber of commerce is an organization aimed at…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

Are you emulating a worthy role model? By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com I was watching a 2-year-old child at play and noticed that he had put a pencil in his mouth.…

You, me and business

You, me and business

The good, the bad and the ugly  By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber I have three observations to discuss this week.  We’ll start with the good. Bill and Donna Markland…

Why should I attend church?

Why should I attend church?

Why should I attend church? By DAVID OATES, Pastor There is a new church in Apollo Beach and I am its lead pastor. I know what you’re thinking: “Aren’t there…

You, me and business

You, me and business

Something to think about By DANA DITTMAR I’ve been writing this column for over six years now, and it truly is a labor of love. However, it’s still labor. I…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

Our nation’s power is its diversity — lending strength to each other By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com Much has been written about the factors that make America great. Certainly our climate,…

You, me and business

You, me and business

Give unsurpassable customer service By DANA DITTMAR There have been tens of thousands of books written on how to market a business.  Each book claims to have the foolproof method…

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