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    Thursday, November 08, 2018
    In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, we examine how in order to remain competitive, businesses need to focus inwards and begin investing in and improving how they navigate mental health in their workplace.   With most adults spending more of their waking hours at work and with one in five Canadians experiencing a mental health problem or illness, addressing the issue of mental health at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    In our November 6 Edition of Green Mail, you'll learn about the possible changes to Bill 148 and what it means for you, the deadline for the OCC survey has been extended and our November Business After 5 is next Wednesday, featuring a Sharing Through Success Talk just prior to the start at 4pm.Click here for all the details.
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    There has been a lot of coverage from the media and from other sources about the recent changes to Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017. If you were to read only the headlines and social media posts, you might be led to believe that the entire act has been scrapped. But this is simply not true.The new provincial government has introduced Bill 47 or the Open for Business Act and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Political
    Thursday, November 01, 2018
    Thursday November 1, 2018  Remarks by Bob Hammersley, President & CEO to the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade  Good morning Mr. Chair and Committee Members,  I know this committee has heard from a diverse cross-section of interests across industry and the commercial sectors impacted by tariffs on Canadian businesses.   Thank you for allowing me to appear today.  I’d ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Papers/Research, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
    Thursday, November 01, 2018
    Establish Media28 Princess AvenueSt. Thomas, ON N5R 3V4Phone: 519-280-7382      Email: brandon@establishmedia.ca        Contact:  Brandon Olsen, Co-Owner; Marty Lewis, Co-Owner; Grayden Laing, Co-OwnerBuyers Guide Categories:  Advertising/Promotion/Marketing, Graphic Design, Information Technology Services, Photographers, Promotional Products, Video ProductionProducts & Services: Establish Media ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    The Canadian Chamber of Commerce has released Data for Good: The $32-billion Boost, the first of a three part series exploring Canada’s data opportunity and the critical intersections between prosperity, technology and privacy This report examines how personal data is used to help innovate and create products and services that improve people’s lives and specifically how Canada can help lead the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    As October comes to a close, the OCC survey deadline has been extended until November 9. They would appreciate your input to send to Queen's Park. Please take a couple minutes to complete this survey. The Chamber is also looking for a few more Member volunteers to help out with various events throughout the year. Our next big event is St. Thomas Uncorked. Bring us your wine-tasting ideas!!Click ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Shebaz’s Shawarma & Falafel174 William StreetPort Stanley, ON N5L 1E4Phone: 519-670-4195      Email: shebaz174@gmail.com     Contact:  Doris Chordekar, OwnerBuyers Guide Categories:  Restaurants, Food SpecialtiesProducts & Services: Shebaz's Shawarma & Falafel is a take-out restaurant in Port Stanley, located just steps from the main beach. Their menu offers all the delicious Middle Eastern ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    There's still time to register for our Business Self Defense seminar TONIGHT from 4-6 pm at St. Anne's Centre. Protect your business, protect your customers and protect your reputation! Our November BAF is coming up on Nov. 14 at the CASO Station. And we're looking for some great volunteers to join our committees! If you'd like to get more involved with your local Chamber, give us a call!Click ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    This is Small Business Week! We're celebrating business with our Business & Community Showcase tomorrow at the St. Anne's Centre from 3 - 7 p.m. Free Admission, Prizes, Food & More!Click here for all the details.
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political