Hello from Washington, Iowa! I'm excited to introduce myself as a new board member with ICCE and look forward to serving and connecting on a more meaningful level. I hope to meet many of you next week at the One Day Conference featuring speaker Kyle Sexton as he helps us 'Tell Your Chamber Story'.
Kyle is going to help us break through the clutter and craft our message, but we can't all tell the same story. Each Chamber is unique and we have all found different success stories that help us serve our communities.
In my five years serving the Chamber of Commerce, I have learned that there is a lot of ambiguity about what our organization offers the community, which is why telling our story is a huge part of being successful in our profession. If you don't mind, I'd like to share 3 simple tools that I keep in mind when answering the question, 'What do you do?