20120829 | Category: Announcements Book Reviews

Strategic Planning- On One Page By, Dave Chin

Strategic Planning – On One Page Submitted by Dave Chin, ActionCOACH of Portland Strategic planning is not a scary proposition. In fact, I’d argue, you actually do it more often than you think you do. David Allen, is his blockbuster book, “Getting Things Done,” says humans are actually “planning machines.”        

20120824 | Category: Photos Uncategorized

Coffee Connection fun! Key Bank- August 24, 2012

The Coffee Connection held this morning at the Bethenny branch of Key Bank proved to be yet another fun time for Chamber members! There were fabulous door prize giveaways, including a Timbers jersey autographed by Darlington Nagbe , discount passes for Columbia Sportswear, and four of our members turned up sporting matching violet shirts! Coincidence or planned… you […]

Social Bridge Media Presents Fall Classes

Your Business is Losing if you aren’t Maximizing Social Media In an effort to provide you the best small business education, we are pleased to share these opportunities with you. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+ and more – whether you are just beginning or advanced, do-it-yourself or looking for professional help check out their fall schedule.

Business Matters! To Blog or Not to Blog & How to Make the Most of It – November 7, 2012

To Blog or Not to Blog & How to Make the Most of It Join us November 7, 11:30- 1 pm to hear Maren Symonds discuss how blogging is a valuable tool for businesses who seek a committed following, a regular stream of leads, and/or better placement for their website on search engine results pages. If […]

20120821 | Category: Photos

Lorraine’s Birthday- Crunchy Cake!

This week, we are celebrating the one and only Chamber President, Lorraine Clarno’s, birthday! There were lots of laughs between crunching, as the cake was rather untraditional–consisting of a beautiful varitey of veggies, “baked” by Operations Manager, Evelyn Orr, and inspired by Pinterest! Happy Birthday, Lorraine!

20120815 | Category: Community News & What's Happening!

September First Friday!

September First Friday, Downtown Beaverton   “By all these lovely tokens September days are here With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.” –       Helen Hunt Jackson, 1850-1885, September

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SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party

SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party, August 14th at the Hotel deLuxe overlooking Portland’s skyline. It was a beautiful evening… met many news faces and represented Beaverton! Chamber member Candice Brehm of Fixed Fee I.T. was even interviewed by KGW news channel 8, see her interview here http://www.kgw.com/video?id=166209606&sec=547617&ref=rcvidmod!

20120814 | Category: Photos

Regency Park Carribean Crab Bake

In case you missed our photos on Facebook, the Crab Bake at Regency Park Assited Living was a delicious Caribbean get away!

20120809 | Category: Announcements Events

Business Matters! Buried Alive: Unearthing Your Website with SEO – September 5, 2012

Buried Alive: Unearthing Your Website with SEO Join us September 5, 2012 11:30- 1 pm to hear Derek Hanson with Emprise Media discuss how you can get your website found in search engines by effectively using SEO techniques. Getting buried alive is not likely to happen but the thought of it is terrifying.  For many […]

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Business Matters! Email Marketing: Making it Work for You – October 3, 2012

Email Marketing – Making it Work for You Join us October 3, 2012 11:30- 1 pm to hear Lisa Creamer discuss techiniques of effective email marketing. Why spend time and energy writing an e-newsletter that no one opens? Please join us to discuss ways to make your next e-newsletter surprise and engage your recipient.  Topics […]