Education

Google Workshop Let’s Put Tracy on the Map

Join us to find out how your business can benefit from having your business correctly listed on Google Search and Maps. Limited seating. Free for Chamber members and $20 for non-members Register by clicking on this link For more information, call 209-835-2131

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Starting a Small Business/Restaurant in Tracy

The City of Tracy wants to be your partner for business development and growth in the community.  A business owner that is well prepared to perform a business start-up in our City, is more likely to succeed in its operation after the grand opening ribbon is cut.  The City of Tracy’s goal is to see…

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Tracy’s Advantage is Location, Location, Location!

According to the recent results from our 2016 Business Walk, businesses are saying that the #1 advantage to doing business in Tracy is its geographical location. We have all heard about the “Tracy Triangle” which   describes the access to three major freeways,  I-5, I-205 and 580  with the City of Tracy sitting in the middle…

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The Six Month Check-In

Staying On Top of Everything We’ve made it to the 6 month mark which means only 6 months more until 2016 (unbelievable!!). The half-way mark is the perfect time for you to reflect on how your business has been performing the first part of the year. This month should be a “wake-up” call to motivate…

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My First Interview

Preparing Our Future Employees Through Hire Me First THE MOCK INTERVIEW The day, March 19, 2001; the time, 9:30 a.m. My hands were sweaty, my heart was pounding, and my mind was racing as I tried to remember the speech I had prepared in my head. “Shake their hand, make eye contact, and whatever you…

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Building a Community of Leaders

Leadership Tracy Program What is leadership? Why do we need leaders? Leadership is a process of social influence, which maximizes the efforts of others, towards the achievement of a goal. John Maxwell defines leadership as: “Influence; nothing more, nothing less”. Anyone can develop leadership ability, and because we are living in an era where society…

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Business Walk 2015

The Tracy Chamber of Commerce conducted the first Business Walk in Tracy, CA on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. The original goal was to visit 100 businesses in a 2 hour period. During the pre-selection phase, the number was reduced to 70 businesses according to the availability of businesses for this activity. Read the Report

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Without a Vision You are Nothing

  Yes, it sounds harsh, but it is a simple truth. In life we NEED a vision for everything; family, career, you name it. If you don’t have a vision or a road map that illustrates how you plan to get to where you want to be in life, you will keep going around in…

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Plan for Success Business Workshops

Tools for Success Change Your Ways and Get Different Results! In business, it is inevitable to feel stuck or in a rut, but just like everything in life, there is another way out! The Tracy Chamber has developed a new business series of workshops for 2015 intended to educate businesses on areas that will improve…

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Looking Forward to 2015

Happy New Year It’s almost here…..2015! I am amazed at how fast this year has gone by. They used to tell me, “Wait until you’re older, the years will flash by” and I have to say, I am officially “old” because each year seems like it goes by faster and faster!!! I have spent the…

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