This Covid 19 Pivot series is a practical webinar series for small businesses. The series is an innovative virtual program designed to adapt your business, address critical topics, help participants meet the ever-changing world and dynamics of the workplace, as well as expanding current essential knowledge. All 1 hour webinars have three distinct features: virtual networking, sharing, and knowledge.
State of Higher Education - Tuesday, August 18 @10 AM
Guest: Dr. Scott McDowell - Lubbock Christian University, Dr. Robin Satterwhite - South Plains College, Dr. Lawrence Schovanec - Texas Tech University, and Dr. Elyn Palmer - Wayland Baptist University
How this fall semester differs from last fall semester
What safety measures are being put into place for student and staff safety
Spring semester planning
In person vs virtual learning
A guide for businesses across Texas as they return to the physical workplace - Texas Mutual Insurance Company - Wednesday, August 26 @ 2 PM
Join the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and Texas Mutual Insurance Company for a virtual meeting discussing their finding and lessons learned for businesses across Texas as they return to the physical workplace.
Hotels, Bars, Restaurants & Community/Large Gatherings - Tuesday, September 1 @ 10 AM
Join Chris Berry - President of Lubbock Restaurant Association, Scott Joslove - President of the Texas Hotel and Lodging Association and Brianna Gerardi - Business Development Director of the City of Lubbock for an information packed webinar.
Where occupancy stand as of August 2020
Planning a large gathering (indoors or outdoors), what steps you need to take
Social distancing for restaurants, hotels and gatherings
Fall and winter forecast for various venues, restaurants and events
How to become Lubbock Safe & Safely Re-Open your business - Thursday, September 10, @ 10 AM
Learn how to become "Lubbock Safe"
Keeping your business "Lubbock Safe" everyday
Opening your business safely
Keeping your customers and establishment safe and healthy
New and Easy Ways to Market Your Business - Podcast, Webinars, Virtual Meetings, Facebook Live, Instagram Commercials - Tuesday, September 15 @ 10 AM
Join the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce as you learn easy ways to market your business during difficult times.
What is a podcast, and is it right for your business?
How have meeting changed in your industry?
Are your current social media platforms enough?
What are my customers looking for?
What is the best way to reach your customers?
Business Insurance and What You Need to Know - Wednesday, September 23 @ 10 AM
How has business insurance changed in the last 6 months?
Are you asking your insurance company the right questions?
Are you covered for the future?
What king of insurance do I need?
HR Changes During and After the Pandemic - Tuesday, October 13 @ 10 AM
What do your employees need to feel safe in the workplace
What accommodations are employees looking, and are you able to offer them?
CARES Act Update
HR changes and updates that you need to be aware of
Childcare - Tuesday, October 20 @ 10 AM
How does the childcare industry look today?
How to keep your child healthy?
Safe practices, how they differ today from 7 months ago?
When to keep your child home?
What questions to ask when looking for a new childcare facility
What to Expect When You Get Ready to Start Hiring Again - Tuesday, October 27 @ 10 AM
What new job skills are highly desirable?
Will new employees expect to be able to work in the office and from home?
Can you compete with other employers when searching for the right candidate?
Hiring to retain
Attracting a talented and skilled applicant pool
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) - Tuesday, November 3 @ 10 AM
Purchase the Covid 19 Webinar Series:
$200 for all 10 Webinars
$100 Chamber Member Discount for all 10 Webinars. (if you purchase this mid series, we will provide you with recordings of previous webinars in the series)
$25 per attendee
$15 Chamber Member Discount per attendee