Tag Archives: Networking

Conversation Starters (for the Holidays!)

Author: Kiara Poitra, Receptionist & Events Coordinator We all have experienced that awkward moment where we run out of things to talk about, whether it was at a holiday dinner or just talking to someone we don’t know very well. Well, here are some ways to make these conversations less painful! One handy tip to […]

Women in Leadership: Focusing on the Future!

May 22nd, 2019 Author: Veronica Grosek, Executive Director What a week, Sturgis! You may not have seen me as much as usual this week (and this newsletter is going out a little late) because I’ve been out of town to attend the SD CEO Women in Leadership Series:  Focusing on the Future! I’ve had the […]

2019 Black Hills & Badlands Literature Swap

May 8th, 2019 Author: Veronica Grosek, Executive Director Good afternoon, Sturgis! It has already been a productive week here at the Chamber! The highlight so far was the annual Black Hills & Badlands Literature Swap event at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, which I highly recommend for any tourism-based business next year. Black Hills & […]

What does a Chamber of Commerce do?

February 18th, 2019 Author: Veronica Grosek, Executive Director Good afternoon! As a Chamber of Commerce follower, how well do you know us? What does the Chamber do that you may be surprised by, or not have taken advantage of in the past? For many, the answer to this first question is unclear. Today I want […]