March 3, 2020
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Smart Business Tips
How is Your Company Handling the Coronavirus? There's 1 Important Thing All Leaders Can Do
It's all over the news. A potential pandemic.  What's the difference between an epidemic and a pandemic ? We have all probably googled more in the past week or two than in recent memory for the purpose of pure learning.  As a corporate leader, CEO, entrepreneur,  the question is: what does the Coronavirus have to do with your company and what can you do to help it?

CLICK HERE to read more from  Inc.com.
Notes from the Chamber
This episode of Plano Pulse is all about Leadership Plano, a program of the Plano Chamber. Our hosts sit down with Lynn Ellis (Chair) and Kelley Thomas (Chair-Elect) of the Leadership Plano Board for an in-depth look at this unique leadership program, including who should participate, the class member experience, how the program has shaped their personal leadership in the community, and success stories from outstanding alumni. Listen in to learn more and be sure to submit your application for Class 38 this spring! 

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

Are you interested in joining the next Leadership Plano (LP) class? If so, CLICK HERE to add your name to our list of interested community members. LP is dedicated to educating, developing, and empowering current and future leaders for the community and motivating them to serve civic, charitable, and business organizations. The program spans nine months from September through May. The insight participants gain as they explore the inner workings of the community form the foundation for long-term involvement in Plano in a variety of leadership roles. Applications will be available in early Spring 2020. CLICK HERE to learn more.
Benefits of Membership
Promote Your Events With This Members-Only Opportunity!
Is your company celebrating a special event, such as a milestone anniversary, business promotion, or community event? Take advantage of the Plano Chamber's community calendar to drive attendance and visibility. Only Plano Chamber members have the opportunity to post events, but the calendar is visible to everyone visiting our website. CLICK HERE  to check out the events currently listed on our community calendar or login to your member portal to post today.

 

 

 
Mark Your Calendar
Weekly early-morning networking worth getting up for! 
Friday, March 6 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce

What story are you telling your customers? A public relations strategy can make all the difference to customer at every stage. Join us to learn how to tell your story to new and existing customers.
Tuesday, March 10 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce
 
Add a little flavor to your networking routine with YPP's Live After 5. You will enjoys sips, bites, and business connections with fellow young professionals. CLICK HERE to reserve your spot today!
Tuesday, March 10 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Better Than Sex Desserts
 
Women's Division Luncheon
As the world rapidly changes, it is essential that your financial strategy evolves with it. Mary Lyons teaches solutions to major financial problems - before it is too late to fix them.  CLICK HERE to learn more about the series and get your ticket today!
Wednesday, March 11 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Gleneagles Country Club
Mark Your Calendar
Expand your network and build new business relationships at Power Networking. This fast-paced, structured event will put you face-to-face with dozens of local business professionals. Make connections and make them count!
Thursday, March 12 | 3:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.| Plano Chamber of Commerce
 
Weekly early-morning networking worth getting up for! 
Friday, March 13 | 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce
 
Are you interested in public affairs and learning more about issues that affect your business? Join the Public Policy Committee for our monthly meeting as we work with all levels of government, local businesses, and partner organizations to confront challenges and address leading issues.
Wednesday, March 18 | 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. | Plano Chamber of Commerce

Collin County Chambers come together to better educate ourselves on issues that are important to our members - issue like trade, education, and healthcare. We also strive to build better relationships and have face-to-face contact with those that are elected to serve us in DC.
Tuesday, March 24 - Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | Hyatt House Washington DC/ The Wharf

Today's Inspiration

Ribbon Cuttings
March 17 | 10:00 a.m. | 7000 Preston Rd., Ste. 100 | Plano, TX 75024

 

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