Five Innovative Marketing Ideas to Increase Brand Awareness and Sales

Castle Rock hosts numerous festivals and large events throughout the year, drawing thousands of visitors to the city. Event attendees often research Castle Rock amenities before traveling, making it the perfect opportunity to put your business front and center in their minds before, during, and after the event. In today’s competitive market, small businesses [...]

Business of the Year Awards – Nominations Open

Castle Rock Chamber’s Annual Banquet and Awards Ceremony recognizes and honors the best of the best in our business community. Business Awards Nominations are now open! You can nominate your own business or another business. Do you know a business that demonstrated: Job growth and/or has demonstrated resilience [...]

5 Business Trends Every Chamber of Commerce Must Leverage in 2022

5 Business Trends Every Chamber of Commerce Must Leverage in 2022 Business trends are important because we need to understand them and leverage them whenever we want to grow our business community. It’s especially vital when we look back to the end of 2020 and how 2021 seemed [...]

Chamber Membership Benefits You Might Not Know About

A Reason to Join the Chamber that Only a Handful Think About but Everyone Can Use When was the last time you heard someone say, “I have too many followers and too many likes on my business page.”? Uh, never. I assume. Whether you’re just beginning to get [...]

You’re Out More Than the Cost of Dues If You’re Not Using Your Chamber Membership

You’re Out More Than the Cost of Dues If You’re Not Using Your Chamber Membership The Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce has made several exciting improvements to the “Members Only ”section of the Chamber website that will make it easy for members to take full advantage of their benefits. [...]

30 Creative Ways to Find Your Next Employee

30 Creative Ways to Find Your Next Employee Form partnerships. Work with other businesses that have good employee recruitment strategies and that also serve your ideal hire without being a competitor. For instance, a real estate agent may work with people who are moving into town. Those people may be looking [...]

2022-08-02T15:13:11-06:00August 2nd, 2022|Biz Tip Blog, featured, Start-up Business Tips|

Creative Employee Recruitment Strategies: The Big List of Ideas

Most businesses have a hiring problem right now. And as chamber pros, we’re scrambling to give them good directions. Here’s a big list of creative employee recruitment strategies that businesses can use. Feel free to repurpose or borrow from this article and share ways they can recruit on your chamber blog or your [...]

2022-08-02T15:13:31-06:00August 2nd, 2022|Biz Tip Blog, featured, Start-up Business Tips|

Small Business Saturday Ideas for Restaurant Members

Small Business Saturday Ideas for Restaurant Members While everyone is out shopping and supporting small businesses this Saturday, they are going to get hungry. And when they do, you want your member restaurants to be just as involved in Small Business Saturday as the stores. There are several unique ways restaurants can participate [...]

2021-10-26T11:47:48-06:00October 26th, 2021|Biz Tip Blog, featured, Start-up Business Tips|

Working Moms: How the Chamber Can Help Momployees

Working Moms: How the Chamber Can Help Momployees There’s been a terrible, hidden cost of this pandemic for women, particularly working moms. The most recent federal funding bill addressed the need to help women reenter the workforce because so many of their careers (or current positions) were hampered by women having to take [...]

Top Reasons to Buy Local, Eat Local, Go Local

Top Reasons to Buy Local, Eat Local, Go Local BUILD COMMUNITY! – The casual encounters you enjoy at neighborhood–scale businesses and the public spaces around them build relationships and community cohesiveness. STRENGTHEN YOUR LOCAL ECONOMY! – Each dollar you spend at independent businesses returns 3 times more money to your local economy than one spent [...]

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