Emerging Issues

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on emerging issues and related topics. Find and access current and archived items in our database. 

The Role of Employers: Promoting COVID-19 Vaccines and Implementing Mandates

Join us for a special program focused on the role of employers in promoting COVID-19 vaccines and implementing mandates. Speakers will share data on the current trends in public attitudes, the most effective ways to communicate with employees, and lessons learned from how Rocket Mortgage is approaching these issues with their workforce.
Employers can play a leading role in creating a workplace that supports people in recovery or those considering it.
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As we transition from September’s National Recovery Month to Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 3–9), it is important to remember that the need for recovery is not limited to certain occupations, communities, races, genders, or conditions. Your employees can encounter any number of life-altering experiences from which they struggle to rebound.

Ill woman working from home office
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Why is fighting the flu important for every business and every employee? In addition to keeping your team healthy and working, flu season is once again colliding with the COVID-19 pandemic this year. Business owners and leaders play a vital role in encouraging employees to get the flu vaccine.

Sharing Solutions Tennessee

For businesses across Tennessee, the opioid crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic are intersecting with each other with disastrous results. To help employers respond to these dual crises, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will host a virtual event on how Tennessee businesses and community leaders can respond.

Path Forward: Ask Me Anything: Public Health

Former CDC Director and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Dr. Richard Besser, will answer your biggest questions about public health, what to expect in the next 4-6 months, and the long-term impacts of the pandemic on Friday, May 21.