Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Chamber’s San Diego Young Leaders (SDYL) group held a meeting and mixer at the Treetops inside the San Diego Zoo. During the meeting, SDYL members heard from San Diego Zoo Global’s Chief Human Resources Officer and HR Professional of the Year, Tim Mulligan, who recently authored ROAR: How to Build a Resilient Organization. After […]

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The Chamber is supporting the California Policy Impact Project, an effort conducted by California’s job creators, business leaders who are service providers, regional small business groups, local chambers of commerce, and statewide trade organizations. The goal is to identify the economic impacts of California laws and to educate the public about those impacts. California’s citizens, […]

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The following content is the latest addition to the Small Business Resources Center. Visit www.sdchamber.org/smallbiz to learn more. — Whether it’s using ApplePay, Samsung Pay, writing a check or swiping a common debit card, there is no getting around the fact that the world is trending towards a world without cash. Today, purchases made in […]

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The Chamber is partnering with Operation Dress Code to help women veterans successfully transition to civilian careers with the confidence they deserve and respect they earned by providing them with quality, professional clothing.  But we need your help, too! How you can help: Donate new or gently used professional clothing, shoes,  jewelry, accessories, and handbags. Pink Operation […]

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Are you a transit rider? The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) is seeking feedback from San Diego County residents and workers to help determine how its current routing and scheduling for bus and Trolley services are meeting rider needs. Now through September 23, the Transit Optimization Plan (TOP) will gather input through an online […]

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Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. It is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. An estimated 1 in 68 children in the U.S. is […]

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The Chamber released a new jobs dashboard comparing the affordability of San Diego to nine competing metropolitan areas, including: Raleigh, Seattle, San Francisco, and San Jose. The report found that nearly all competitor metros are more affordable than San Diego, with the exception of Portland. (Read the full report here.) “The measure of a region’s affordability goes beyond […]

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