December 17, 2019
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Achieve Your Health Goals with the It's Time Texas Challenge
Join City of Plano for the  It's Time Texas! Community Challenge   health initiative. Meet your New Year goals while helping Plano compete against other Texas cities. This 8-week challenge is January 6 through March 1, 2020.  Registration is free and open now; don't forget to select Plano. Participants can win individual prizes and help their city  earn the most points to get a cash prize to put toward a community health project. CLICK HERE to learn more. 
Smart Business Tips
5 Top Executives Share Their No. 1 Tip for Keeping Employees Happy and Motivated
Anyone can  hire top talent, but creating a work environment that makes them want to  stick around? That's a bit trickier. Even the most experienced team members can fall short of expectations or grow bored when not given the proper outlet or projects, making it essential for leadership to provide ways to challenge team members to tap into their most valuable skills.

By nurturing your top talent, you're ensuring your team stays engaged while fostering their potential to grow within the company. Plus, when you encourage your employees to show you just how  innovative and talented they can be, your team is bound to generate out-of-the-box ideas to help propel the brand forward.

CLICK HERE to read more from  Inc.com.
Notes from the Chamber
Listen in to the latest episode of Plano Pulse as our hosts chat with Pamela Zeigler-Petty, Business Banker with Capital One and dedicated community volunteer. You'll get to know Pamela as she shares her insights into the banking industry, the business case for the arts, and her passion for diversity and inclusion. 

Plano Pulse is brought to you by our Presenting Sponsor, WORKSUITES

Don't Miss Out on This App-ortunity!
Exclusive sponsorship opportunities are available now for the Plano Chamber's app. CLICK HERE for more information. The app provides Plano Chamber members and Plano residents with access to Chamber resources on the go, including special interest push groups, hot deals and discounts, access to media such as the Plano Pulse podcast, and more! Download the app today! It is available now on iTunes and Google Play.
Benefits of Membership
Engage with the Chamber, Grow Your Business
Did you know that as a member of the Plano Chamber there are many opportunities to engage with the membership through regularly scheduled volunteer opportunities? Whether you enjoy greeting guests at an event or enjoy planning educational content for Chamber programming, the opportunities are endless! CLICK HERE for more information about the many ways to get involved and grow your network.

 

 

 
Upcoming Events
Weekly early-morning networking worth getting up for! 
Friday, December 20 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce
 
Happy Holidays! Plano Chamber Office is Closed
Please note that the Plano Chamber office and LegacyTexas Business Center are CLOSED Monday, December 23 - Wednesday, December 25. We will reopen on Thursday, December 26 at 8:00 AM. 
Monday, December 23 - Wednesday, December 25 | Plano Chamber of Commerce

No Business Interchange
No Business Interchange this week. 
Friday, December 27 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce
Mark Your Calendar
Happy New Year! Plano Chamber Office is Closed
Please note that the Plano Chamber office and LegacyTexas Business Center are CLOSED Wednesday, January 1. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 2 at 8:00 AM.
Wednesday, January 1 | Plano Chamber of Commerce

No Business Interchange
No Business Interchange this week. 
Friday, January 3 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce

Women's Division Luncheon
In this month's Women's Division Executive Speaker Series, hear from Sally Bane, Director of Economic Development at City of Plano, presents on the competitive nature of Economic Development and how projects can achieve results.  CLICK HERE to learn more about the series and get your ticket today!
Wednesday, January 8 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Gleneagles Country Club

At this year's Annual Meeting, we will welcome Mayor Harry LaRosiliere for a State of the City Address, as well as updates from Chamber leadership, passing of the gavel, and introduction of our 2020 Board of Directors. CLICK HERE for additional information. 
Thursday, February 6 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park

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