AVCC eNews: February 9, 2024

Are you interested in becoming an Annapolis Valley Chamber Board Member?

Four people sitting around a board table laughing
We’re now accepting applications and we’d love to hear from you!
See all of the details on what’s involved, the commitment, and what it means to be a part of the AVCC team below.
 
Please refer to page three for details on how to apply. Send completed applications to executivedirector@annapolisvalleychamber.ca.
Deadline to submit: February 16th, 5 PM.

Valley Business Hub

Did you know? the Valley Business Hub has rentable co-working space!
 Set up in a pod or lounge on the chairs with your laptop, alone, or bring your friends.
 The Valley Business Hub has various rental options, learn more 👇

Chamber Perks App

The Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce is excited to offer all chamber members as part of their membership the Chamber Perks Mobile App for FREE.

The Chamber Perks App will allow your business to now be featured on our mobile business directory for all chamber businesses and users who have downloaded the app to easily search for your business. The App will also provide you with a great marketing tool for your business to offer perks and discounts not only to other chamber businesses but to users who download the app.

The Chamber Perks App will also allow your business and your employees the opportunity to save money and take advantage of perks and discounts offered exclusively to chamber businesses and their employees.

Don’t forget to download!

Red Tape Awareness Week

February 21-25th, the Province is celebrating Red Tape Awareness Week. It’s time to acknowledge how the government of all levels can work to reduce red tape for our local businesses.

If your business has experienced or is currently experiencing issues with red tape that is impacting the growth or success of your business, we want to hear from you. Contact: coordinator@annapolisvalleychamber.ca to tell us!

The Chambers Plan

Ready to catch some sun with good friends? You can add travel companions to your benefits with Travel Top-up. Click on Switch to Personal Benefits on the my-benefits app to add more travel health coverage: here. 

Strategic Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses & Entrepreneurs

Instructor: Julie Ogilvie, In collaboration with the Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce
Course Length: 4.5 hours
Platforms discussed: Instagram is described in depth, with examples

Are you a small business owner or entrepreneur who is frustrated and overwhelmed trying to manage your social media presence, while still finding time to work on your business?  Do you feel like the efforts that you are currently making are not yielding the results you are looking for? Do you procrastinate posting because you don’t know what to say? Or maybe you feel like you’re speaking into a void and wasting your time altogether?
If you resonate with any of the above statements, then you are in the right place.

Chamber Travel

Chamber Travel is back, and we’re going to Tuscany!

Embark on Unforgettable Journeys! Get your friends together to explore Tuscany, and meet some new ones while creating unforgettable memories.

9-day tour to Tuscany, leaving on October 14th, 2024.

If you’re interested in Chamber travel contact: coordinator@annapolisvalleychamber.ca

 

Perennia: Digital Harvest

Strategies for a Culturally Diverse Workplace

Welcome! – New Members: