The Weekly View | November 12, 2019
Please join us in the lounge and fireside patio/pool area for appetizers and cocktails (no host cash bar). We are asking everyone to bring a can of non-perishable food to support Manna Conejo Valley Food Bank.

Our monthly Mixers provide a great outlet to relax and meet new and seasoned members. Make sure to bring plenty of business cards. Who's in the room: Business and civic leaders, small and medium business owners, Chamber members... and YOU!
UPCOMING EVENTS
Thurs., Nov. 14
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Fri., Nov. 15
12:00-1:30 p.m.
Thurs., Nov. 21
8:15-9:45 a.m.
Thurs., Nov. 21
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Tues., Dec. 3
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
*Pre-registration required before Nov. 25 @ 12:00 p.m.
SAY HELLO TO OUR NEW MEMBERS!
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MEMBER MESSAGES
Express Employment Professionals:
Pay It Forward 
The Express Employment Professionals Thousand Oaks and Oxnard branches are leading a Pay It Forward Holiday Hiring Drive from November 25 through December 20, 2019. For every person that earns a pay check with the Oxnard and Thousand Oaks branches for the first time, local franchise owners Neil and Janet McMillan, will donate $10 to Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties.
BMC: Grand Opening
Friday, November 15 | 11:00am – 2:00pm
3111 E. Main St., Ventura

JOIN BMC FOR THE GRAND OPENING OF OUR WINDOW & DOOR SHOWROOM IN VENTURA!

Tour our brand new Window & Door showroom, meet industry experts and enjoy a complimentary BBQ lunch!

Call (805) 648-3667 for more information 
Understanding Real Estate Escrow
What is real estate escrow and how does it work? This is your definitive guide to understanding real estate escrow.
15th Annual Conejo Valley YMCA Turkey Day Dash Event!
Thursday, November 28th
1K: 7:30 a.m. | 5K: 8:00 a.m.
California Lutheran University

Our event is short enough to make it back home in plenty of time to prepare for a Thanksgiving gathering! All proceeds from this event help fund our scholarship program for those that can't afford our programs. Thank you for being part of our efforts in leading a healthier community!
CHAMBER NEWS
CalChamber Releases 2019 Legislative Scorecard
CalChamber has released their legislative scorecard for 2019. This scorecard shows how all of the members of the state legislature voted on the bills that will affect the business community. Take a look to see how your representatives voted in the 2019 legislative session.
Is Your Business Prepared?
If you’re operating a business in California, you need to take steps to improve the chances that your business operations and systems will still run after an earthquake or other natural disaster by planning for Business Continuity, Business Resiliency and Disaster Recovery.

Check out LAEDC's printable guide here .
Save the Date:
Washington D.C. Fly-In
Join business and community leaders from the Central Coast in visiting with leaders of key federal agencies in Washington D. C. to advocate for partnerships and investments that will help grow our regional economy and quality of life.

For questions or additional information, contact us at 805.370.0035 or e-mail chamber@conejochamber.org
Discounted Harassment Prevention Training For All Employees
Businesses with five or more employees must provide harassment training for their employees by January 1, 2021 (excluding seasonal and temporary employees that are hired to work for less than 6 months, who have to train by January 1, 2020). The Greater Conejo Valley Chamber has partnered with CalChamber to provide you with access to harassment prevention training at a 20% discount.
 
FOR CHAMBER MEMBERS ONLY!    Click here .
Tell Me Something Good Tuesday!
Tell us something good about your business such as awards, news or achievements, and we will randomly select stories to feature on our social media Facebook page! Submit 50 words or less to Heather Macaulay at  hmacaulay@conejochamber.org .
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