FROM YOUR CHAMBER
Monthly Membership Luncheon | Thursday, April 12

Back by popular demand! We are re-launching our monthly membership
luncheons: the first one will be held on Thursday, April 12 at Turtle's Social Centre. 

Join us every second Thursday of the month from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm  to network with members and learn from key leaders on topics   important for your business. 

April Business After Hours | Thursday, April 19 


Wrap up your work day with our monthly Business After Hours!  April's event will be hosted by Nick Kuchenbecker from Flagship  Insurance Services at the Shakopee Brewhall.

Nick Kuchenbecker and Flagship Insurance Services is a local insurance agency specializing in Group Health Insurance and related employer benefits. 

Hiring An Intern Is A Win-Win For Your Business  

College and university students across Minnesota are looking for work this summer. Whether it's a seasonal position, an internship, or their first job out of school, connect with them on MN Job Match - Shakopee.
 
Thanks to partnerships with student organizations across the state, you have the opportunity to connect with students looking for employers like you.
 
Two webinars have been set up for employers in Minnesota to learn more about our partnership with the RealTime Talent Exchange. This will give you the opportunity to learn more about the history of this initiative, see a live demonstration of a job posting and have all your questions answered.
 
Register now by clicking on the day that works best for you:

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM



11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 



If you have any questions about MN Job Match - Shakopee, please contact Dave Kornecki at dave.k@workfountain.com or (612) 868-7545
 
What are you waiting for? Take a hold of your future workforce needs now!
Shakopee Photo Cards Available For Purchase At Chamber
 
The Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau has partnered with local photographer Todd Jacobs to offer greeting cards in our front lobby for guests and visitors. 

Cards are on sale for $4.00 each and represent various, unique attractions from the Shakopee area for all your upcoming holiday or greeting card needs. 
FROM OUR MEMBERS
Brad Billings State Farm I ntergenerational Easter Egg Hunt

Grab your Easter baskets and bring the kids to
Huber Park - Brad Billings State  Farm is hosting a FREE Easter Egg Hunt! Then stick around after the event to  decorate some Easter eggs. Brad Billings State Farm is thrilled to announce that their neighbors from All
Saints Senior Living will also be joining in on the fun.

Friday, March 30  
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Brad Billings State Farm
421 First Avenue East, Shakopee
952-445-3362
Scott County Historical Society Seeks Interns

The Scott County Historical Society is seeking energetic interns for Summer 
2018 to assist in a number of museum  projects. These internships are designed to provide excellent resume-building, hands-on  experience!

If you are interested in museum education, curatorship, exhibit development, or just history in general, there are a number of great opportunities for interns looking for a start in museum work. These unpaid positions will run for approximately three months, with flexible hours.

Scott County Live, Learn, Earn Initiative presents...

. . . . Let's Work! A community feast and conversation about developing job skills and opportunities in Scott County. 

Join them April 10 from 6-9 pm at Aspen Academy in Savage. This event is free and  children and youth are welcome as well. 

Click here for all of the details. RSVP via email to sammie@marnitastable.org or call 612.928.7744.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit | April 13

There is still time to register for the Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit! Over 200 young professionals (age 20 to 40+) will gather from all over the region on April 13, 2018. Attendees will hear from Twin Cities professionals on topics such as working in teams, personal being and sleep, LinkedIn, work and life balance, business growth, and generational gaps. Break-out sessions will include topics ranging from working in teams, to developing leaders and working with multi-generations.
 
Click here to register.
Business Day At The Capitol  I  April 18

Business Day at the Capitol is back with a powerful agenda for an effective day. Get briefed on the issues and learn from business leaders. Then take everything you learned in the morning to the Capitol, and advance your priorities face-to-face with your elected officials. Your voice makes a difference. 


Wednesday, April 18
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
InterContinental Saint Paul
Riverfront Hotel
11 East Kellogg Boulevard, 
St. Paul, 55101

Your business.
Your legislators.
Your day.

Growing Through Hidden Talent & Automation | May 9

As Minnesota's workforce shortage continues, businesses seek new ways to stay competitive and create jobs. 

Automation is one of the answers - it impacts the workforce at all levels, from production to management/executives.  This program will reveal some answers on how automation is not replacing jobs but making them different so employers can stay efficient. 

Wednesday, May 9
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park 55428

SAVE THE DATE

Leadercast LIVE - Shakopee
 
Friday, May 4
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
River Valley Church 
(1350 Crossings Blvd, Shakopee)
Tickets: $100
Reserved Table: $600

Leadercast Live is the largest one-day leadership event in the world. Broadcast live from Atlanta to hundreds of locations around the world each year, Leadercast brings together some of the most recognized and respected global leaders to create a leadership experience unlike any other. 

Shakopee has been selected as the premiere host-site for the southwest metro area of the Twin Cities. H ear from some of the most recognized leaders in the world and network with other aspiring leaders in our community as we simulcast the event live from Atlanta. 
HIRING & HOT DEALS
Do you have a job opening or hot deal? Please login to the Chamber's Member Information Center to get it posted!
WEEKLY NETWORKING
ChamberNet
ChamberNet is designed for business owners interested in growing their bottom line through good quality referrals. This group is designed to accommodate one member per industry and size is limited. ChamberNet is an exclusive benefit of Shakopee Chamber Membership.

Meets every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday |  Click here for more info

Executive & Business Owners Roundtable
The Shakopee Chamber Executive & Business Owner's Roundtable provides a structured, confidential and trusting environment for executives and business owners to give and receive the benefit of their experiences to help resolve business challenges.  Participation in this group allows leaders to make better strategic decisions, focus on "the right things," improve communication and build long-term relationships.

Held the second  Wednesday  of the month | Click here to find out more