Virtual Networking Roundtable

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It’s time to get back to business! Make new connections and grow your referral network through participation in the chamber’s members only networking group. We’ll meet on a monthly basis (over Zoom) where you’ll have a chance to connect with fellow members through small group breakout sessions. Open to all members, but specifically geared towards […]

Maximizing your Chamber Membership

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Whether you’re a new member, new employee of a member business/nonprofit, or a prospective member wanting to learn more about us, join this information session to get to know the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber. Learn what being a member entails and how the chamber can work for your employer and for you. We’ll explain basic membership […]

Virtual Networking Roundtable

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Make new connections and grow your referral network -- virtually! We'll utilize prompts and breakout rooms to ensure the hour is productive and full of great conversations. This popular monthly series is free for chamber members and a great way to get involved and meet fellow members. REGISTER Photo by Ralston Smith on Unsplash

PPP Forgiveness Workshop

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Getting a Paycheck Protection Program loan was half the battle. Making sure your loan is forgiven so it doesn’t have to be paid back is the other half. Most PPP loans funded in 2021 are now eligible for forgiveness (based on an 8 week covered period) so understanding the rules and your options are critical. […]

What’s Next? Supporting the Behavioral Health of Your Employees

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As we enter a new post-COVID era of work, many businesses are trying to understand how to better support their employees after the ups, downs, and uncertainties of the past year. We know, now more than ever, that employee mental health is important, but how do you strike the right balance between needing your team […]

Attracting International Businesses to our Region

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As the pandemic ends and new business activity begins, what can we do to make Greater Boston’s inner western suburbs attractive to more international companies? Join us for a conversation with three experts with insights into international business from three different nations as we explore what foreign employers look for when seeking a U.S. location. […]

Pop Ups Rising: The driving forces behind short-term retail activations

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Join our Real Estate Committee for a discussion with some of the area's top experts on the pop-up retail landscape. Our panelists will explore why pop-up shops are moving into the mainstream, what role they play in the retail life cycle and how developers, municipalities and businesses can all benefit from this evolution. Our Panelists: […]

COVID-19 Vaccine – Legal and Practical Implications

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As COVID-19 vaccines become widely available and business operating restrictions lift – what do you need to know as an employer? Join Joe Lazazzero, Associate at Littler Mendelson, PC for an overview on the legal and practical considerations to be aware of when re-opening your workplace and implementing an employee vaccine program. We’ll start with a quick […]

A conversation with State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg

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Join us for a conversation with Massachusetts’ State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg. In a moderated Q & A we’ll discuss her key initiatives and priorities as the state looks towards recovery, with a specific focus on economic empowerment. Back in 2015 Goldberg established the Office of Economic Empowerment (at that time, the first of its kind […]

The Road Ahead: What’s next for our region’s businesses and nonprofits

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Join us for a presentation and discussion about opportunities and top concerns facing our region’s businesses and nonprofits as we look to rebuild our economy. We’ll begin by sharing the results of a recent chamber poll exploring how local business and nonprofits are feeling about the recovery and the issues they’re most worried about for […]