Today marks the 21st International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction established by the United Nations in 1989. This year we are living through a global pandemic, another chapter of historic wildfires in California, and one of the most active Atlantic hurricane seasons on record.
One of my proudest accomplishments in 2019 was the opportunity to contribute my expertise to the U.S Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Sharing Solutions campaign.
Dr. Adams sat down with U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark to share his expertise with the business community. They talked about how our understanding of the novel coronavirus has changed since March, what vaccine production and distribution might look like, the link between community health and economic prosperity, and much more.
The Chamber Foundation, Tata Consultancy Services, and SEED SPOT have teamed up to create Pitch for Purpose, a pitch competition recognizing mission driven founders whose startups are leveraging technology to change the world. We're excited to announce six finalists who will take the virtual stage on October 7 for the chance to win $15,000 and other resources to take their startup to the next level. Read their stories.
As the COVID-19 crisis continues into its seventh month, many small businesses across the nation are facing an uncertain future. According to the latest MetLife & U.S.
The coronavirus pandemic has brought on a new environment for everyone, be it in the way we do business or how we interact with family, friends, and colleagues. There is a new normal forming within nearly every aspect of our lives.
For Iowans—both those who live in the state and those like me who grew up there—the second week of August represents a time to come together at the Iowa State Fair to celebrate the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment, and achievement.
As the world battles a global pandemic, maintaining social engagement and encouraging connections is more important than ever, particularly for adolescents whose identities and self-worth are heavily influenced by media and peer networks.