Opportunities for improving your Creek To Creek Chamber of Commerce

16 Apr 2015 2:57 PMGSGC Chamber Administrator
Opportunities for improving your Creek To Creek Chamber of Commerce

The main event of the April breakfast was an opportunity for our members and guests to suggest how the Chamber can improve and the issues which the Chamber should champion on behalf of the local community.

The outcomes of the discussions were varied and many will find interesting. These are what the people wanted!

 

 

 

 

EVENTS

  • Breakfasts
  • Speakers – maybe at evening, or longer lunch events, less often, maybe Ladies lunch
  • Stand-up – networking only events (like last year at the Vikings) short event with drinks and nibbles after work
  • Speed networking
  • Showcase event- Expo

ISSUES

  • Cruise ship terminal
  • Gold Coast Airport
  • Light/Heavy Rail connections
  • Commonwealth Games
  • Daylight Saving SEQ
  • Trading hours/Penalty rates, Red Tape
  • Street Scaping- Palm Beach CIP
  • Visibility and inclusivity in all processes

COMMUNITY/BUSINESS NEEDS

  • Inspirational/motivational business speakers
  • Schools Australia Business Week Mentoring and support
  • Improving the business environment so that business is encouraged to flourish in Palm Beach etc. Less Charity shops and more retail businesses, that help the area to grow and improve
  • Assistance marketing the area and businesses

WHAT THE CHAMBER CAN DO FOR YOU

  • Bring a guest event
  • 5 Minute business showcase at Breakfasts
  • Police Involvement
  • Details of What the chamber has achieved
  • Mentoring – Schools , Soldier On
  • Business awards
  • Provide connectivity to businesses and local representatives
  • Business Education
  • Access to CCIQ

These are all vital business needs and there will be things here that resonate with your business or are things you’d like to get involved with or participate in. If you’ve any feedback on these headings or anything else the chamber does then use this link issues@creektocreekchamber.org.au to give us your feedback.