Grow Minnesota!® Partnership: For your information. Please be aware of the Minimum wage increases that will go into effect in 2019. Share this information with your local businesses. Looking forward to seeing all of you at the 2019 Minnesota Chamber Session Priorities event on January 9th and at the MCCE Annual Meeting January 10th -11th […]
Welcome to the weekly update! Did you know that Richfield was voted best suburb for the second year in a row by the City Pages? Well that comes as no surprise to the Richfield Chamber community who have been calling Richfield home for the last 50+ years. What is it that is so appealing about our Urban Hometown? Location, […]
Greeting Chamber Members! We have had great member engagement first quarter and I encourage you to keep your momentum going as the snow melts and second quarter is underway. Our strength as a Chamber is making connections to each other. Our next opportunity to connect is at the April Member Meeting on Tuesday, April 17. […]
Need a Career? Consider the Trades. When the unemployment rate is almost twice as high for those without a college degree than those who possess a bachelor’s degree or higher, it might seem like higher education is the answer. However, while many non-degreed jobs offer little job security and low pay, particularly those in the […]
The Legislature approved the increase last week which raises the minimum age above the Federal level. Companies with gross sales of at least $500,000 must pay employees at least $8 per hour starting in August 2014, $9 in August 2015 and $9.50 by August 2016.