January 10, 2024

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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

RHJ Insurance Agency was started out of love. After navigating the medicare world as a layperson on behalf of his grandmother, agency owner Rickey Hodges found his calling and decided that he would help others navigate the complex world of medicare. RHJ Insurance Agency is your one stop shop for all things Medicare, Covered California, Life Insurance and Group Benefits. RHJ Insurance Agency supports the local community through educational seminars on medicare and life insurance and by sponsoring local youth sports teams. 

 

Our motto at RHJ is “The worst time to find out you do not have the right coverage is when you need it.”

 

If you have any questions or would like to schedule a seminar please feel free to reach out to RHJ Insurance Agency at 562-204-6120 or info@rhjins.com

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CHAMBER NEWS

Ringing in the New Year with the 2024 Anaheim Chamber Ambassadors

Our Ambassadors at the Anaheim Chamber of Commerce serve as hosts at our official functions and direct their positive energies into promoting the Chamber. Today we celebrated a new year and welcomed a new Ambassador, Rickey Hodges from RHJ Insurance Agency. They are looking forward to meeting new members and volunteering at Chamber events throughout 2024! 


Pictured here are Kristen Maahs-Kolberg, Alzheimer’s Orange County; Eric Bisaillon, Goodwill Orange County; Katie Henry, RC Smith Design Build; Rickey Hodges, RHJ Insurance Agency; Libby Benavides, Camelot GolfLand; Diana Ramirez, Reborn Cabinets; Monica Robles, Asociacion de Emrendedor@s, Heather Sievers and Anna Ullman, Anaheim Chamber of Commerce Not pictured: Champika Ranasinghe, Commercial Bank of California; Amelia Castro, Halo’s Photo Booth; Estela Go, Go Family Dental; Martha Patterson, Geisler Patterson Law; and Victoria Blasiak, Victory Tax. Ana Acosta, Keller Williams Realty/Platinum Triangle

Anaheim Chamber Welcomes Ayshia Connors, US Chamber of Commerce

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Multi Chamber Mixer | Original Clyde's Hot Chicken

Rounding out January’s activities, the Anaheim Chamber is participating in a Multi Chamber Mixer at the Original Clyde’s Hot Chicken in Yorba Linda on Thursday, January 25, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. We hope to see you there!

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Anaheim Chamber| Grant Romancia Headshot Event

Open to members and non-members, here is your reminder to update your professional headshot in 2024! The Anaheim Chamber has partnered with Grant Romancia Photography for a Headshot Event on Friday, January 26. All you need to do is select an indoor or outdoor option and contact Anna@anaheimchamber.org to schedule your time. Please call the Chamber at (714)758-0222 with any questions.

MEMBER NEWS

How To Build a Positive Workplace Culture in 2024

What differentiates a thriving company from an ordinary one? Often, it’s a positive workplace culture.

The HR industry has undergone many changes during the past few years, and in 2024, the dynamics of workplace culture continue to shift, presenting both challenges and opportunities. Cultivating a positive and thriving company culture in this dynamic landscape demands a proactive and adaptive approach. In this article, you will find practical strategies to help you build and nurture a positive work culture this year.

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Radiant Futures Dynamic Duo 5k January 27

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Join Radiant Futures on January 27th for their first ever Dynamic Duos 5k at Mile Square Park - Fountain Valley. $30, kids 10 and under are free. Come dressed as your favorite Dynamic Duo (Batman and Robin, Peanut Butter and Jelly!)

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 Monster Jam Suites and Diamond Club Locations at Angel Stadium are Still Available

Rental Suites, Lexus Diamond Club Patio Tables, and Lexus Diamond Club Boxes are still available for purchase for all 2024 Monster Jam Events at Angel Stadium!

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 Anaheim Hoteliers Bring Holiday Joy to Over 500 Local Children 

Wincome Hospitality joined other Anaheim hotels and businesses in spreading holiday cheer through Anaheim Mayor Pro Tem Norma Kurtz’s holiday toy drive.  The coordinated donation effort provided over 500 gifts to children throughout District 4 in Anaheim. “This was a collective effort of local hotels and businesses who have a passion for our community. We are proud to partner with Mayor Pro Tem Kurtz and help share the joy of the holiday season with so many children in our Anaheim community,” stated Paul Sanford, Asset Manager and CEO, Wincome Hospitality. The toy distribution took place throughout the month of December at five locations across the district, the remaining toys were distributed to other District 4 neighborhoods.

NEWS

What to Expect from the Economy in 2024

According to Curtis Dubay, the U.S. Chamber's Chief Economist, a smaller workforce will define the economy in 2024 and it will be the key economic challenge we face for the foreseeable future. A shortage of workers will be hard on businesses, but for some consumers it also means they will always be able to find a job that can support their spending. 

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Rising Crime is a Risk For Businesses

Crime continues to be a major problem for businesses large and small across the country. Federal, State, and local officials have pursued anti-crime efforts but further action is needed. The US Chamber has declared organized retail crime to be a national crisis, calling upon policymakers to take specific actions to help businesses fight crime.

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OC’s First Hall of Famers Will Be Inducted Friday

(KTLA) On Tuesday, the county Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to create a Hall of Fame to pay tribute to O.C. residents whose impact has resonated far beyond the region. Anaheim notables Gwen Stefani, Tiger Woods and Walt Disney will be joined by Olympic diver Greg Louganis, Olympic swimmer Amanda Beard, Righteous Brothers singer Bill Medley, developer and businessman Frank Jao, Kobe Bryant, real estate magnate William Lyon and businessman/philanthropist Henry Segerstrom.

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Drive to Hunger @ Gilbert HS Thursday

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OCSC Sports Connect January 17

Sports Industry Professionals this networking event will give you the chance to meet sports colleagues working for teams, leagues, universities, marketing companies, corporations, and more. As it relates back to our area. You will have the opportunity to chat and networking with dozens of your peers from Orange County.

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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

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Angels

Anaheim Ballet

Anaheim Ducks

Anaheim Hills Festival

Anaheim Hills Golf Course

Anaheim Packing District


Anaheim Gardenwalk

Camelot Golfland

City National Grove

Disneyland

Honda Center

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Content Kickstart with CANVA: Design, Templates, Video and More

Thursday, January 11, 2024  10:00 -11:00 am

How to Start a Small Business

Thursday, January 11, 2024  12:00 -1:30 pm

Maximize Your Website Potential & Drive More Business

Friday, January 12, 2024  10:00 -11:00 am

Masterclass: Food Industry

Friday, January 12, 2024  12:00 -1:30 pm

YouTube for Business: Maximize Your Brand’s Reach with Video Marketing

Monday, January 15, 2024  10:00 -11:00 am

Social Media Strategies to Engage Your Customers (Three-Part Series)

Tuesday, January 16, 2024  12:00 -1:00 pm

Writing a Winning Business Plan

Tuesday, January 16, 2024  5:00 -6:30 pm

Strategic Management

Tuesday, January 16, 2024  6:00 -7:30 pm

Developing an All-Star Team

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  9:00 -11:00 am

How to Start Your Small Business

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  9:00 -11:00 am

Growing Your B2B Business with LinkedIn and Google - Two-Part Series

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  12:00 -1:00 pm

Is Exporting Right for Me?

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  6:00 -7:00 pm

Non-profit

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  6:00 -7:30 pm

Creating Better Content to Drive Website Traffic

Wednesday, January 17, 2024  11:00 12:00 pm

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