“We could do that…” I pondered at a meeting a month ago as the Regional Economic Development (RED) group met to discuss becoming part of a larger CEDS(Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy) process with Windham County. It was more than just the overall idea that “we could do that” came to mind.
LinkedIn's Careers team is working with Chambers of Commerce through the US giving them tools to help their community both in their own job search and also to help Small-Medium size businesses as well!
Their team has completed the small business guide entitled: 7 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Small Business.
This week at our first mixer up in the Northshire, we were able to unveil to the public a big media announcement. In partnership with the New England Newspapers company — Publishers of The Bennington Banner, The Manchester Journal, The Berkshire Eagle and The Brattleboro Reformer — we are excited to launch the Shires of Vermont mobile app for travel and tourism: "GOshires VT." The app is now available in the Apple store, as well as Google Play.
In this episode: Joe gets locked out again, we give Joe a mic and a cameraman to interview both middle schoolers and high schoolers (questions are debatable), Matt interviews chief creator of Career Month, Jeannie Jenkins, and we call Mike the producer "Snotty" once again...
The Washington Post reports that the number of Baby Boomers now retiring daily is up to 10,000 (was 6,000 during the recession). The number of Americans aged 65 or older that aren't in the labor force rose by 800,000 in the fourth quarter of 2016, marking the resumption of a long-standing trend: the exodus of the Baby Boomer (1946-1964) generation from the work force.
Why not, "Dessert First"? Plan to join us as we help celebrate HolyCow's 1st Anniversary. The celebration will take place between 5:00pm and 7:00pm. During this 2 hours, you will be able to Spin the Wheel for one of the following discounts: 75%, 50%, 25% or 15%.
Bennington, VT – “Bennington Made,” a local series developed by CAT-TV and the Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce has won two 2017 Telly Awards. The specific episodes that were entered were “Bennington Made – Vermont Wooden Blocks” and “Bennington Made – Madison Brewing Company”.
Printing, printing, and more printing! This month's episode of 'Bennington Made' takes us to GVH Studio-Graphic Solutions. You have probably seen their work, and didn't even realize it! Take a look now and see the range of work created at GVH Studios!
The Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce unveiled the new regional visitors guide. The area guide, a staple of the Chamber’s tourism efforts, is updated yearly and distributed throughout the Northeast as a way to showcase the region’s various tourist attractions.