Each year the Chamber invests time and resources into creating quality trade shows for our community, and we are proud to host not only the longest-running, but the largest home, garden and leisure trade shows in Medicine Hat. With thousands of consumers visiting the shows over the course of th ree days these trade shows give an incredible opportunity to gain exposure for your business, demonstrate and sell products, and showcase your services. Booth space for the 2018 Sunshine Home & Garden Show is over 50% sold! Contact us today at (403)527-5214 ext.228 firstname.lastname@example.org reserve your spot. As an added bonus, Chamber of Commerce and CHBA Medicine Hat members receive 10% off the price of trade show booths!
Today's work environments are complex. Medicine Hat College provides training that helps develop strong leaders, provide a strong foundation in business functions, effective communication skills, and managerial skills. The programs listed below are eligible for the Canada-Alberta Job Grant. The grant covers two-thirds of the direct training costs, and the employer is required to pay the remaining third. Click herefor more information.
Advertising on the Chamber' s monthly page is exclusive to Chamber members. The regular price of a 2x2 ad would be $252.64/insertion; however Chamber members can receive the same size ad for a savings of over $200. Additionally, Chamber members receive an exclusive discount on advertising on the Business Beat page every Wednesday.
The City announced the launch of its
2018 HAT Smart Residential Incentive Program with energy conservation and renewable energy savings for City of Medicine Hat utility customers. This program offers incentives that support energy efficient choices to customers who are considering upgrading their homes. Incentives were created to align with rebates being offered by the province through
Energy Efficiency Alberta so that residents could take advantage of both sources of funding to increase savings.
Members receive 20% off self-employment training courses through the Community Futures Entre-Corp Self Employment Training program. Courses include legal and financial matters, marketing & research and management skills.
There are a number of articles out there at this time of year that talk about New Year's resolutions - typically related to personal self-improvement. However working for the Chamber of Commerce, I like to take note of articles that are related to New Year's resolutions for business and what's top of mind for the upcoming year. What I always seem to find is an abundance of resources related to what you can do for your business and they all seem to fit somewhere within the following categories.