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Develop leadership skills, connect to community through economic development

As the chair of the Greater Phoenix Chamber’s Valley Young Professionals over the past year, I’ve had the unique opportunity...

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Vote YES for Prop. 123 to help strengthen education system, state

The Greater Phoenix Chamber urges Arizona voters to vote YES on Prop. 123 to move students and schools forward.

04/27/2016
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Vote YES on Prop. 124 for our firefighters and police officers

The Chamber urges Arizona to vote YES on Prop. 124 to fix the underfunded Public Safety Personnel Retirement System.

04/27/2016

Celebrate Earth Day on April 22! Republic Services, Waste Management offer tips to make businesses more sustainable

Did you know Americans throw away enough office paper each year to build a 12-foot wall from Los Angeles to...

04/22/2016

Economic development team visits over 150 businesses, team continues professional growth

Thirteen months and over 150 visits later, the Greater Phoenix Chamber’s economic development team continues working tirelessly to propel Phoenix’s...

04/12/2016
Affordable, reliable energy provides Phoenix an advantage.

166 state and local business associations join lawsuit opposing EPA’s carbon regulations

The Chamber joined in filing an amicus brief explaining the devastating economic impact posed by the EPA’s carbon regulations.

Fuel the sales process with open-ended questions

Without realizing it, sales people have a tendency to give customers reasons to put them off, say “no,” change their...

03/24/2016

Small business tax survival guide

As the tax deadline in the United States creeps ever-closer, hopefully small business owners benefitted from the holiday shopping season...

03/24/2016

True leaders build powerful relationships, empower others

Angela Creedon was born and raised in the small mountain town of Snowflake, where there was no expectation of attending...

03/10/2016
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February Bill Spotlight: HB 2386 – Patent Troll Prevention Act

The Greater Phoenix Chamber supports this bill as an important business protection mechanism against bad faith lawsuits.

02/25/2016