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You, me and business: Put your customers first

You, me and business: Put your customers first

By DANA SCHROEDER CEO, SCC Chamber To me, nothing symbolizes frustration quite as much as watching someone try to free their new purchase from its plastic packaging. Nothing short of…

Chamber View: How do you dedicate your time?

Chamber View: How do you dedicate your time?

By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce As executive director for the Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce since 2009, I’ve had the pleasure to meet and work…

You, me and business: What’s in a name?

You, me and business: What’s in a name?

By DANA SCHROEDER CEO, SCC Chamber Some columns just write themselves.  They’re timely and easy and they just flow.  This is not one of those columns. Sometimes life does not…

Chamber View: With much love and many heartfelt prayers…

Chamber View: With much love and many heartfelt prayers…

By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce My heart aches, along with many others in our community, for the TECO family who lost two team members in…

You, me and business: Do you take advantage of what your chamber offers?

You, me and business: Do you take advantage of what your chamber offers?

By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber Is this a typical work day for you? You get in a little early and grab a cup of coffee. You look over your…

You, me and business: Independence Day and memories of Washington D.C.

You, me and business: Independence Day and memories of Washington D.C.

By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber As we prepare for the July 4th festivities, I’m thinking back to my Honor Flight earlier this month, when I visited our nation’s capital…

Chamber View: Words matter in business, in life

Chamber View: Words matter in business, in life

By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say nothing at all.” This phrase was recited by little Thumper in the…

You, me and business: Summer solstice, one of longest days of the year

You, me and business: Summer solstice, one of longest days of the year

By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber Today (Wednesday, June 21) is my favorite day of the year. For those of us who live in the Northern Hemisphere of our beautiful…

You, me and business: Honor Flight — I will never forget

You, me and business: Honor Flight — I will never forget

By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber Every once in a while, you have a day that you know you will never forget, no matter how long you live.  June 6…

Chamber View: Changing perspectives

Chamber View: Changing perspectives

By TANYA DORAN Executive Director, Greater Riverview Chamber Simply stated, your perspective is the way you interpret something. This week I experienced a lesson on the subject. On the way…