Calendar of Events - Marion Chamber of Commerce
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Events available for Registration...

Live2Lead: Southern Illinois 2020
1/15/2021 - 2/12/2021
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Member Orientation - February
2/4/2021
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Membership Luncheon - February 2021
2/9/2021
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Events in the next 30 days...
DateEvent
1/26/2021
29 Tech Tools to Create Cool Content for Social Media

The most popular posts on social media are pictures and videos, and with a few easy (and free!) tech tools, you can transform your messages into share-worthy graphics that will put your organization out in front. This action-packed session will give you dozens of sites and apps that will help you elevate the quality of your social media posts and other material.

Meet Your New Nerdy Best Friend... Beth Ziesenis: Author. Speaker. Nerd.

Since the Marion Chamber is a member of the IACCE, our members qualify for the free webinar.  For non members, this is available for $29. 

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1/27/2021
A to Z Information Technology Modernization

Every month, the Chamber will serve up what’s happening now and how you can plan for what’s next. Our expert panelists will explore a broad range of cybersecure technology solutions and services in this one-hour session that will enable your business to operate more efficiently and securely. Technology requirements and data security are in the top tier of concerns for business owners. This discussion will bring together experienced security and data protection leaders who will provide tactical guidance on implementing and improving these practices to ensure that your organization’s workforce can function productively in a secure data environment. Our program will arm you with what you need to know, from updating your protection policies to enabling self-service data access to protecting popular applications and ensuring compliance. 

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2/2/2021
MC: Board of Directors Meeting

Monthly Meeting of the Marion Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  Traditionally on the first Tuesday of month at 8 am.  Agenda and location will be sent to committee members prior to the meeting abiding by mitigation guidelines.

Learn more about our Board.


 

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2/2/2021
Live Well Be Well: Diabetes Self-Management Workshop (Free 6 Week Course)

Anyone living with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes OR Anyone who is a caregiver for someone with diabetes? This FREE 6 week online workshop was developed at Stanford University and research has shown that individuals completing this workshop have:
  • Reduction of days in the hospital
  • Reduction of emergency room visits
  • Increased feeling of control of your life
  • Increased energy levels
  • Significantly improved overall health status

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2/4/2021
Member Orientation - February

The Marion Chamber invites you to our Quarterly Member Orientation via ZOOM on Thursday, February 4th at 8:30 am. Come and learn about the new and existing benefits that the chamber has to offer. You will also and learn about the different committees and events that are happening this year. Stick around until the end and network with other members of the chamber. 

Zoom registration ends at Noon on February 3rd. It is FREE to all members. 

This quarter's Member Orientation is sponsored by Krispy Kreme. Contact the office at 618-997-6311.

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2/5/2021
Chamber Nation 101: Marketing Landing Page

Monthly tutorial session spotlighting member Marketing Landing Pages and how to create, edit, and maintain content. Marketing Landing Pages are built into your chamber membership.

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2/9/2021
Membership Luncheon - February 2021

The Marion Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to our Monthly Membership Luncheon on February 9th, 2021. As we recover from recent COVID-19 mitigations, this month's program will be over ZOOM.  Please register below to receive an email with Event info and your ZOOM login information. Pre-registered attendees will be entered to win a $50 Gift Card to POSH in Downtown Marion.

PROGRAM: State of the City Presentation with Mayor Michael Absher

EVENT AGENDA:

  • Welcome from Chamber Leadership & Invocation
  • Short presentation by Luncheon sponsor & Luncheon Program
  • Quick update from the Chamber Committees
  • 'Speed' Networking Sessions for remainder of the event. 
Contact us about 2021 Luncheon Sponsorship! - 618-997-6311

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2/10/2021
Temporary Staffing & Avoiding Joint Employment Liabilities

In this timely 90-minute webinar, Labor & Employment Attorney Jeffrey Risch will be presenting the latest legal landscape, as well as what employers should expect moving forward in 2021, on this very important subject.

Continuation Education Credit Offered.

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2/11/2021
Website Design: What Makes an Effective Website?

Part 1 of the Spring Small Business Digital Marketing Webinar Series.

Learn about web design and what exactly makes an effective website. Register for free at:
https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/34043

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2/16/2021
MC: Membership Committee

Monthly Meeting of the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee.  Traditionally on the third Tuesday of month at noon.  Agenda and location will be sent to committee members prior to the meeting abiding by mitigation guidelines.


 

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2/17/2021
MC: Marketing Committee

Monthly Meeting of the Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee.  Traditionally on the third Wednesday of month at 8 am.  Agenda and location will be sent to committee members prior to the meeting abiding by mitigation guidelines.


 

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2/18/2021
MC: Legislative Affairs Committee

Monthly Meeting of the Marion Chamber of Commerce Legislative Affairs Committee.  Traditionally on the third Thursday of the month at 8 am.  Agenda and location will be sent to committee members prior to the meeting abiding by mitigation guidelines.


 

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2/19/2021
Chamber Nation 101: Virtual Office Hours

Do you have questions about our online member platform hosted by Chamber Nation?  Register for Virtual Office Hours for one-on-one tutorials with office staff and learn how to make the most of your membership tools.

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2/25/2021
Interactive: Start Building Your Squarespace Website

Part 2 of the Spring Small Business Digital Marketing Webinar Series.

Walk through the process of setting up your Squarespace website and start building it with a web design consultant on the webinar to help answer any questions.

Register for free at https://ilsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/34044

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