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    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    Students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) in Lubbock were introduced to Bill Patton from Robison, Johnston & Patton, CPAs, who spoke to the class about financial consideration when starting a small business. Students listened as he introduced the principles of budgeting, financing and taxes, while also touching on the role of an accountant and what small business owners should know ...read more
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    Students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) in Lubbock were introduced to Jerry Kolander from McCleskey, Harriger, Brazill & Graf, LLP, who spoke to the class about what legal issues to consider when starting a small business on Tues, Jan. 10, during the last class session. Students listened as he explored the legal implications on everything from business names to structure and even ...read more
    Categories: Leadership
    Tuesday, January 10, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber University seminar on “HR Hot Topic: Newly Revised Form I-9, Newly Increased Penalties…Is Your Business in Compliance?” on Tues., Feb. 28, from 8-11:30 a.m. at FirstBank & Trust Operations Center. The seminar will focus on the newly revised Form I-9 to make sure that your business is in compliance with the changes. ...read more
    Categories: Seminar
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has announced the full-time hiring of Korryn McMinn as Event Specialist. McMinn has been working part-time at the Chamber since September but officially started full-time today. A native of Abernathy, Texas, McMinn is a 2016 graduate of Texas Tech University where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in media strategies. Prior to coming to the Chamber, McMinn ...read more
    Categories: General
    Wednesday, November 23, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce releases statement from Chairwoman Beth Bridges on the preliminary injunction blocking the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime regulation nationwide. Beth Bridges, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Chairwoman: In a significant victory for job creators and employee flexibility and opportunity, U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant issued a preliminary ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
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