November 2016 Newsletter

DACC Foundation Reverse Raffle
Tickets are still available!
A fantastic
Taste of Defiance menu is being prepared for the evening featuring
A Little Slice of Heaven, Bavarian Catering, Bud's, Butcher Block BBQ, Grant's Catering, Rafife's Italian Bistro, Slammin' Sammies and
Sweetwater Chophouse
There are at least 30 door prizes to be given away with a total of over $5,700 in cash and prizes. There are 50/50 tickets, ball 200 tickets, the Heads-n-Tails game, the insurance board, and bingo sheets.

Tickets are available to purchase online or stop in and see us at the Chamber office! 
Free Business Workshop
Keys to Employee Engagement and Retention
November 30, 2016
Studies show workplaces have an increasingly un-engaged workforce....which can, ultimately, have a negative customer consequence. Great engagement is built by focusing on responsibilities of the employee, their manager and co-workers.  Learn how to build (or re-build) a great place to work, and thus keep your best and brightest.   Register today!
2017 Training Schedule Set
Mark Your Calendars!

Jan. 25th: LEAD - 9:00- 11:30: "Time and Priority Management" - Dave Tippett

Feb. 22nd: HR Roundtable/Webinar: "Employee Engagement: What's working, what's not, and why should we care?"  EA staff
March 29th:  Free Business Workshop: "5 Languages of Appreciation at Work" Dave Tippett
April 26th: LEAD: "Behavioral Interviewing" Bob Bethel
May 24th: HR Roundtable or webinar: "Being an HR Department of One" EA staff
June 21st: Free Business Workshop:  "ABC's of Workplace Compliance for Managers and Supervisors" Bob Bethel
July 26th:  LEAD: "Building a Respectful Workplace" Dave Tippett
August 23rd: Free Business Workshop: "Managing for great Customer Experience" Dave Tippett
Sept. 27th: HR Roundtable or webinar: "Generations at Work: What's the Next Group I have to Worry about? "  EA staff
October 25th: Free Business workshop: "Hot HR Topics for 2017" Bob Bethel
Dec. 6th: Free Business Workshop: "Effective Coaching for Success": Bob Bethel