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  • Chamber Insight

    Chamber Insight connects you to ideas and inspiration from the Madison area. We'll give you ideas and inspiration from local businesses, as well as leaders in our community. The Madison, Indiana area is full of excitement. Find things to do, see, and experience here. It is all within your reach.
    Wednesday, April 7, 2021
    How COVID Is Changing the State of Work

    Are you ready to return to normal yet? If “normal” means life without COVID, we’re not that far away from herd immunity. But if your definition of normal is getting back to how things used to be before the pandemic, I’m afraid that likely isn’t happening. The state of work has changed. Here’s what you need to know to prepare for life on the other side of the pandemic.

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Monday, April 6, 2020
    4 Ways to Look Your Best on a Video Conference Call

    Be honest. Do you love or hate video conferencing? There's nothing more awkward than dialing in to a conference call only to find out it's a video conference call and you haven't showered since the weekend.

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Thursday, April 2, 2020
    15 Little Acts of Kindness to Implement During COVID-19

    About a week ago the people in my county received a very different type of emergency communication. I'm in a popular hurricane area so those who signed up for emergency text messages are no stranger to them. However, even when we were evacuated due to Hurricane Irma we didn't receive anything like this.

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Work On Your Business When You Can’t Work In Your Business

    The country recommended people stay in their homes; airlines are grounding flights, the state has implemented shutdowns on schools and entire industries. Your customers are being told to only leave for necessities; your employees are working from home, and you’re looking around an expanse of open space in what used to be a bustling business. What do you do when you can no longer function as the business you’ve always been? Use this time to work on your business, not in it.

    Cassey Higdon

    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    How to Write an Effective Coronavirus (COVID - 19) Message for Your Business

    If you have had time to look in your email inbox recently, it's likely cluttered with messages from big brands telling you what they’re doing as we're facing the global pandemic of COVID-19. The point behind these communications is to quell fear and reassure people that it’s safe to patronize these businesses. If you have a physical location, it's likely you need to write one too. People are scared and when fear is a motivator, logic goes out the window. Business owners must convey important messaging to

    Christina R. Metcalf

    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    Association and Business Management: COVID-19 and Human Resources

    The Center for Disease Control recently shared interim strategies for employers to use to manage the COVID-19 impact on their businesses.

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