Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events July 22-26

Thursday, July 18, 2019

July 22, E-Commerce 101

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

Does selling on Amazon help you or hurt you? Which e-commerce platforms should avoid? What's the simple marketing machine you can build yourself to bring in more customers? Daniel shares from his experience consulting with startups and multi-million dollar brands to answer the important questions every business owner should ask themselves about e-commerce.

Speaker: Daniel Leake (eCom Leverage)

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 22, Adulting Summer Camp - The Real World: Chattanooga Job Market

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Edney: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

Don't miss this panel discussion - from resumes to networking, we'll be talking about all things career. Join Darian Scott (moderator), Talent & Economic Inclusion Director of the Chattanooga Chamber, Linda Murray Bullard of LSMB Business Solutions, Jason Bowers of The Daily Ration and The Bitter Alibi, Tyler Howell of Pamper Garner & Associates and more.

Register at the chattery.org

No cost.

 

July 23, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr.

Speaker: Improvise Like It's Your Job, Jacob Moore

$12

 

July 23, Ooltewah Collegedale Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Springhill Suites: 8876 Old Lee Hwy.

Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Chamber Council for their mixer held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

 

July 24, Adulting Summer Camp: The Friend Zone

6 to 7:30 p.m.

The Daily Ration: 1220 Dartmouth St.

Does the idea of networking stress you out? Welcome to The Friend Zone - a networking event without the awkward ... networking. Come dance to the tunes of D J M C P R O, purchase food and drinks from our friends at The Daily Ration and if you feel brave, meet a new friend.

Register at thechattery.org

No cost.

 

July 25, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

Speaker: District 5 City Councilman, Russell Gilbert

$12

 

July 25, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Morning)

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This class is for anyone who thinking about starting a business or who has recently started a business. In this seminar, we cover business entity options, tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and more.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 25, TSBDC Small Business Orientation (Evening)

5:30 to 7 p.m.

INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This class is for anyone who thinking about starting a business or who has recently started a business. In this seminar, we cover business entity options, tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and more.

Register at tsbdc.org/chscc/.

No cost.

 

July 26, YPC + Lunch

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. (Park across the street in Republic Parking lot)

Join YPC for their monthly lunch as they hear from Ginger Terrell on networking in an event-driven town.

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

$12


TVA EnergyRight Launches Virtual Home Energy Audits July 1

Tennessee Unemployment Claims Have Slight Increase For Week Ending July 4

TVA Offers Incentives For Virus-Killing UV Technology


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Business

TVA EnergyRight Launches Virtual Home Energy Audits July 1

The Tennessee Valley Authority is the first utility in the southeast U.S. to launch virtual home energy evaluations, enabling residents across its seven-state region to benefit from money-saving energy advice, even during pandemic conditions, officials said. “TVA is public power, and with local power companies, we are making it even easier for you to save money on your energy ... (click for more)

Tennessee Unemployment Claims Have Slight Increase For Week Ending July 4

Tennessee Unemployment Claims for week ending July 4: Total Claims Paid 275,421 Total Payments $260,779,300 Tennessee Payments $0* Federal Payments $260,779,300 * TN payments paid through the Coronavirus Relief Fund New Claims Filed : The number of individuals ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has Record 71 In Hospital With Coronavirus; Tennessee Has 25 More Deaths

The number of coronavirus patients in Chattanooga hospitals has risen to the highest level yet - 71. That includes 37 from Hamilton County. The previous high was 65 on June 10. The number of those in Intensive Care has dropped back down to 17. Hamilton County has had 104 more coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 3,180. Deaths remain at 36. There ... (click for more)

UTC Commencement Ceremonies Are Canceled

UTC officials have canceled commencement ceremonies that had been postponed to August, due to COVID. Officials said, "Back in March when COVID-19 first made its way to Chattanooga, a conclusion was reached to postpone commencement ceremonies until August. We hoped the virus would run its course and that we could safely celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2020 in August. ... (click for more)

Opinion

Mandates Are A Bluff - And Response (11)

Via something called an "Executive Order," the facemask mandate will go into effect in Hamilton County on Friday until Sept. 8. This is an illegal executive order and carries no legal weight. Those issuing it know this, which is why Jim Coppinger was too cowardly to issue it himself, but passed off the dirty deed to Dr. Paul Hendricks, who is not even a duly elected representative ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Made In His Image

Max Lucado, Pastor Emeritus of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, has been my favorite Christian author for many, many years. Fifteen years ago, he was named as The Best Pastor in the United States and his incredible gift is best found in the comforting words that he has used in almost 100 books. The experts tell us that today there are more than 135 million copies of Lucado’s ... (click for more)