Do your employees think like an owner? If so, most likely they are engaged in their work. Simply put, engagement is a measure of how frequently employees think and consciously reflect on their actions and performance and how those actions affect the organization. Employees who think like owners are more engaged, more likely to do …
Companies that provide appropriate training can help turn the most difficult customer encounters into positive experiences. Original article contributed by Diane Hageman. Related Event: Lunchtime Learning, 4/3/19, 12 - 1 p.m. @ the Chamber office, 1411 W. St. Germain St., St. Cloud
Stop thinking of networking as a chore and start thinking of it as an opportunity for self-improvement. Related Event: Business Showcase, 4/4/19 from 4:30 - 7 p.m. @ River's Edge Convention Center, St. Cloud, MN
It can be difficult to face the uncomfortable situation of apologizing when you are in the wrong. How do you know when you are wrong? Don't lose time, sleep, or your sanity over what could be a simple solution. Related Event: Sauk Rapids Chamber Meeting, 1/24/19
As business leaders we must be careful about complacency. When times are good, invest in your future! Original article contributed by Mike Roth. Related Event: Supervisor Development Certificate Program - January 2019
Learning to describe your business in 30 seconds is the first step to opening up the sales process. Original article contributed by Brian Hart. Related Event: Business After Hours, 11/8/18, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. @ Holiday Inn Express
Welcome to our new Chamber blog, Digging into Business! We are excited to begin publishing this blog as an additional resource for you. Bi-weekly you can find posts on a wide variety of topics, including finance, communication, sales, social media, doing business in St. Cloud, and more! Posts will be separated into categories for quick research, or can be found with keywords. Read on to learn more!