5 Tips For Working Remotely

If you’ve ever imagined working from home — or most anywhere away from the confines of a traditional office environment — you certainly aren’t alone. With advances in technology and more flexible employers, the number of remote employees meeting their professional obligations outside the office is skyrocketing.

A poll of some 15,000 adults was conducted by …

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9 Steps to Leading a Successful Online Meeting

Today, companies all around the world are embracing remote working environments. Distributed teams are having to consider how to build good working relationships with remote colleagues and how to collaborate effectively, including via online meetings.
Fortunately, distributed working doesn’t need to lead to disorganized meetings. With some preparation and a game plan, your team can have …

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Ribbon Cutting: Harvest Community Center

We recently welcomed Harvest Community Center to the Chamber with a ribbon cutting! Located at 619 N. Railroad Ave in Santa Maria, the non-profit was started over 44 years ago by Orie and Gladys Johnson, who noticed a need for food in their community and decided to do something about it.
“Here at Harvest Community Center, we …

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Calstar/AirMedCare Network Announces Discounted Membership Program for Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce Members!

Great News!
Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce has a discounted Membership Program with Calstar/AirMedCare Network.  This discounted, household, membership is available for all Chamber Members and their employees.

Give you and your employees the gift of peace of mind.
Calstar/AirMedCare Network is America’s largest air medical membership network.  Calstar has been a part of Santa Maria for …

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Ribbon Cutting: Alliance for Pharmaceutical Access, Inc.

We recently welcomed Alliance for Pharmaceutical Access, Inc. (APA) to the Chamber with a ribbon cutting! Located at 506 E Plaza Drive, Suite 5 in Santa Maria, the local non-profit has been in Santa Maria since 2004.
“What we do is we help people who have coverage gaps get the medications that they need,” explained Sarah Reinhart, Executive Director …

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