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Monday, April 18, 2016 - 21:25

There are no laws in social media but there are norms that dictate how one should treat others and what sorts of interactions get rewarded with shares. If you want to do well in social media for your business, and you want to see interest in your company and sales increase, there are best practices to follow.

Below you’ll find some of the most common mistakes people who are new, or inexperienced in using the platforms, make. If you want to prosper on social, you need to avoid this missteps: 

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 09:05

Minimum Wage Rulemaking Continues

On April 11, the Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) held its second rulemaking advisory committee meeting on SB 1532. SB 1532, passed by the Legislature in February, raises Oregon's minimum wage over six years, starting on July 1.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 08:13

When it comes to customers most businesses are longing for a strong relationship for years to come. Who wants a one-night stand kind of customer who breezes in and out of your world, barely around long enough to hear you say, “Thank you for your business.”

Acquiring customers is costly. You’re wise to want to retain them.

Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:47

Dan Murphy, Founding General Manager of the Broadway Rose Theatre has been named as the 2016 recipient of the Tigard’s First Citizen award.   This award recognizes someone who has made in-depth, long-term volunteer contributions to the Tigard community over the years. The winner is active, involved, interested, and enthusiastic about making Tigard a nice place to live and work.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:12

Mishri Daga has been selected as the 2016 Shining Stars Tigard Youth Volunteer of the Year, named in honor of former Mayor Jim Nicoli, who passed away in 2000. Mayor Nicoli’s dedication to the youth of our community was a fitting way to honor his name and award a youth in our community who volunteers to make a difference.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 17:37

HomeStreet Bank – Tigard Branch managed by Jacob Pilling has been selected as the 2016 Tigard Chamber Business of the Year.  This award recognizes a chamber business that has made in-depth contributions to the Tigard community through their business. The winner is active, involved, interested, and enthusiastic about continuing to make Tigard a destination of choice for local business.

Monday, March 28, 2016 - 12:13

Nicholas De Salvo, Founder & Creative Director of Edge One Media, has been named the 2016 Tigard Shining Stars Chamber Volunteer of the Year.  This award honors a Chamber member who has volunteered many hours of time, talent and energy to the success and growth of the Tigard Chamber.  Bert Tousey and his example of Chamber volunteerism is commitment at its best.  This person is an example of an active member who has sustained their efforts on beha

Friday, March 25, 2016 - 17:08

Darlene Loomer has been selected as the 2016 Tigard Shining Stars “From the Heart” Volunteer of the Year, named in honor of Jim Hartman.  Jim Hartman set the standard for this award by his example of giving from the heart to his community, and the “From the Heart” award honors a person who has dedicated their time and energy to a specific cause in the Tigard community.

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 16:54

Ted Hanna, Operations Manager of Drive Accounting has been named the 2016 Tigard Shining Stars Chamber Ambassador of the Year.  The Ambassador of the Year Award is presented to an Ambassador volunteer who significantly affects a positive perception of the Chamber through active participation, an optimistic attitude and solid business practices.  The recipient is active, involved, interested, and enthusiastic about making the Tigard Chamber a great organization!

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 16:42

Megan De Salvo, Director of Marketing, Edge One Media, has been named the 2016 Tigard Chamber CEO Shooting Star. This award is given to recognize a member’s significant achievement in the launch and implementation of a new program/organization within the Tigard Chamber that has greatly benefited the chambers brand, its members and its visibility. 

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