Chamber Programs

December E-Newsletter

The Chamber E-Newsletter is your “inside” look into what’s new in the City/Downtown, upcoming events, and business opportunities for you to network and grow your business. Check back each month to read the new edition! This month’s edition features: *City/Downtown Updates *New Members *Surtec Adopt A Family *Calendar of Events *Ribbon Cutting Photos Read the…

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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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Growing Your Business Through the Right Participation

The Value of Participation I am sure you’ve heard it all before; You get what you put out. While there is truth in the fact that you will reap benefits by becoming active in any facet of your life that you are looking to grow, I am here to tell you that participation is not…

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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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Empire Building 101

Build, Grow, And Conquer With The Chamber of Commerce I’m 22. I’m a startup founder. And I’m building a business empire. I’ve been on my startup journey for 1 year, 1 month, and 11 hours. I’ve been a Chamber of Commerce Member and Ambassador for 7 months, 8 days, and 2 hours. Because of the…

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Music to My Ears

Universal Love For Mariachi Music For as long as I can remember, I have had a love for mariachi music. Growing up, I was first introduced to this genre by my grandparents who were great fans of mariachi legends such as Jose Alfredo Jimenez, Jorge Negrete, Antonio Aguilar, Vicente Fernandez, and many others. I have…

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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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Tracy Growing Leaps & Bounds

Tour of the City RED Luncheon Tracy is no longer the small, farm town it once was many years ago. Tracy is growing and expanding in 2015 with several residential housing developments and apartment complexes that will result in new customers for all of us. Are you ready for the growth? Tracy is ready…you need…

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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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