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Check out the latest blogs from the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce CEO, economic development and public affairs teams.

A path to building the workforce Arizona companies desperately need

The Chamber places its efforts squarely on growing the workforce right here in Arizona. Accomplishing this goal requires a systemic...

09/19/2017

Join us in building Arizona’s construction-industry workforce

There are 10,000 open construction-industry jobs right now in Arizona paying an average of $49,000 per year.

AZ legislators and business leaders head to Mexico for historic trade mission

A trade delegation of nearly 70 Arizona business and political leaders visited Mexico last week to discuss handling the NAFTA...

08/31/2017

The myth of the Phoenix summertime slow down

Despite conventional wisdom holding otherwise, a closer look at recent activity and reports shows great things happening in Arizona during...

Arizona economy, jobs continue on upward trajectory

Economic and job creation reports released to coincide with the start of the new fiscal year July 1 show Arizona...

Why you should care about your employees’ healthcare data

By Mike Tilton, Vice President Sales at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona In 2017, healthcare costs are expected to...

07/21/2017

Arizona: Thriving innovation, embracing new business models

Innovation and tech companies are increasingly choosing to expand into Arizona, which embraces new business models.

06/29/2017

Buffalo health care benchmarking trip provides road map for Greater Phoenix region

GPCC took a delegation of 21 business and political leaders to Buffalo, N.Y. to learn about the innovation and collaboration...

06/27/2017

Milestone 2,000th BRE visit for partners in the Phoenix Forward initiative

We travel the Valley reaching out directly to business owners, listening to their challenges and future plans and connecting them...

06/26/2017

Teamwork is key to building a winning culture in economic development

It’s imperative to create strong coalitions with other job attraction partners and work collaboratively to help ensure a bright future...

06/20/2017