Author Archives: Athens Chamber

11 Jul

How to Give a Powerful Presentation

How to Give a Powerful Presentation Plan ahead This has probably been drilled into your head too many times to count, but it really does make all the difference. Take any presentation anxieties out of the equation by planning ahead as ...

24 Jun

Insider’s Guide to Athfest 2016

Insider’s Guide to AthFest: Don’t Miss a Beat 2016 celebrates the 20th Annual AthFest Arts and Music Festival! This year’s festival features Family and Friends, Kishi Bashi, and Arrested Development as the headlining bands with plenty of other activities to ...

17 Jun

Community News: June 13th-17th

Check out some of this week’s hottest events around Athens! Creature Comforts Donates Thousands to Local Charities After launching their “Get Comfortable” campaign, Creature Comforts was able to fundraise over $65,000 for local nonprofits by asking for donations and giving ...

Storytelling in Business
15 Jun

Why Storytelling Is Important to Business

PR and marketing, two essential components of business, are rooted in storytelling. As businesses become more and more focused on the customer, the importance of telling a brand story increases. Nike, a leader in athletic wear, tells a story of ...

08 Jun

Athens-Clarke County Seeking Citizens for Five Policy-Making Boards by June 17

The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government posted news today that they are seeking qualified candidates to fill eleven terms on five important policy-making boards. From the report: “Two positions on the Athens Downtown Development Authority for a term of two years. One ...

07 Jun

Activities to Elevate Motivation Among Colleagues

Clean the Office Space We’ve all heard Einstein’s old adage that “a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind.” Encourage everyone to clear their minds by emptying their junk drawer. Clean out the office refrigerator and do something ...

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03 Jun

Community News: May 27th-June 3rd

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01 Jun

June Athens Chamber Events

Be sure to visit our event calendar to see everything happening in Athens this March.   June 7th: Network Lunch Carrabba’s Italian Grill (Atlanta Hwy), 11:30 a.m. Special Presentation Topic: “What Happens After the Paychecks Stop?” Speaker – Denise Ricks For just fifteen ...

01 Jun

6 Ways to Increase Workplace Productivity

Employee productivity is vital to good business. Everyone only has 24 hours in a day so it is essential that the time spent at work is maximized to its fullest productivity potential. Here are some tips to start immediately improving the ...

25 May

Tips For Working Among Different Generations

A key factor in motivating employees of all different ages is to understand their generational cohorts. These cohorts are characterized by the simple demographic of age, but more specifically the psychographics that define their age group. The time period within ...