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What’s stopping you?

What’s stopping you?

Chamber News & Views What’s stopping you? If you look up the word “volunteer” in the dictionary, the definition reads: A person who freely offers to take part in an…

Networking know-how

Networking know-how

Chamber News & Views Networking know-how When people attend networking events, they do so to gain something: Referrals, exposure, connections and, of course, the opportunity to grow their businesses. At…

Hallothanksmas already?

Hallothanksmas already?

Chamber News & Views Hallothanksmas already? I cannot believe it’s October. Not because time flies when you’re having fun. It’s not that we’re still enduring a summer that refuses to end.…

Chamber News & Views

Chamber News & Views

Golf Cart Poker Run returns We’re baaaaack! Back by popular demand, the chamber’s golf cart poker run returns in October. I know many of you remember it’s the first Friday…

Chamber News & Views

Chamber News & Views

Remembering Miss Kay Obviously, you join a chamber of commerce to help grow your business. But there is an added benefit few think about when signing that check for your…

Chamber News & Views

Chamber News & Views

Grow your business There are many ways to grow your business. I’m sure you know what works best for yours. Whatever you’re doing that works, keep it up. And joining…

Captain Joel’s Fishin’ Holes

Captain Joel’s Fishin’ Holes

A new chapter begins in the Florida Keys Over two decades ago, my wife and I incorporated Ana Banana Fishing Company in North Hutchinson Island, Fla. In 1999 we moved to…

Loose Ends, Sept. 6, 2018

Loose Ends, Sept. 6, 2018

Knee replacement surgery has its ups and downs Aug. 24 was the four-month anniversary of the day I received a total knee replacement. I’d love to tell you it’s been…

Captain Joel’s Fishin’ Holes

Captain Joel’s Fishin’ Holes

September to remember The gulf and bay waters start cooling down this time of year. As the water temperature cools down the fishing heats up. Over the years I’ve caught…

Chamber News & Views Sept. 6, 2018

Chamber News & Views Sept. 6, 2018

Claim your day! Even the weird ones I think I’ve mentioned it a few times. Well, maybe more like two or three times. Sept. 10 through 14 is National Chamber of…