Virtual Networking Roundtable

Virtual Newton, MA

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

Virtual Newton, MA

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. […]

Could Newton Host the Next Life Science Cluster?

Virtual Newton, MA

Join us for a discussion with esteemed life science experts: Bob Coughlin, Managing Director of Life Sciences for JLL (previous CEO of MassBio) and Hunter Kass, EVP of Alexandria Real Estate, on the growing demand for life science space in the suburbs. Our panelists will be joined by Steven Magoon, Watertown’s Director of Community Development & Planning, to discuss […]

UMass Amherst Summer & Fall Internship Fair

Virtual Newton, MA

This spring fair is available for Boston area employers who are continuing to hire for summer and/or fall interns. All levels of students and majors are invited and welcome. The fair is hosted by UMass Amherst’s satellite Mount Ida Campus in Newton MA. Students who secure an internship in the Greater Boston area have access […]

The Spring Market & Social Media: Turning Likes into Leads

Virtual Newton, MA

Join us for a special event for anyone who works in the home sphere (realtors, stagers, brokers, designers, etc.). Marina Kowaleski of Fairway Independent Mortgage will lead our conversation and cover: why social media needs to be part of your marketing strategy, how to increase engagement and drive conversations and social media best practices for real […]

The Manager’s Road Map: Building a High-Performing & Resilient Team

Virtual Newton, MA

This past year, our teams pulled together in remarkable ways. How has this experience informed your management style? How do we build on this and develop highly effective teams ready for whatever new challenges are around the corner? Resiliency and workplace experts, Faun Zarge and Lisa Hills, will provide you with the tools/tips to develop your high-performing and […]

Build Back Better: Upskilling Your Workforce Post-Pandemic

Virtual Newton, MA

Join us for an online presentation on the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund Program. The presentation is geared to you and your business needs. You'll get an overview of the features and benefits of each Workforce Training Fund grant program, including the amount of available funding, program guidelines, and how to apply for each grant. You'll […]

When you exclude, you lose!

Virtual Newton, MA

We live in a world where more time is spent on excluding new ideas, opportunities, experiences, and people than exploring their potential benefits.  Julia Geisman, founder of CareerAgility LLC, exposes how this mindset affects all aspects of business and life. During the thought-provoking presentation, she outlines principles and tips for developing inclusive thinking applicable to businesses […]

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

Virtual Newton, MA

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 […]

Children’s Charitable Golf Outing

Wellesley Country Club

There’s nothing virtual about the chamber’s 30th annual golf tournament—which we’re thrilled to announce will be held for the first time at the Wellesley Country Club on Aug. 2. Don’t miss this opportunity to play this stunning private club that has been host to numerous championship tournaments, including the MA Open. Register individually or as […]