Chamber Executive Current Issue

Fall 2014

Lessons from Leaders: Regional Collaboration
Case studies in community development, advocacy, and enterprise support are drawn from chambers who took home top honors from ACCE’s Centennial Convention in Cincinnati.

Lessons from Leaders: Outstanding Work in Chamber Communications
Winners of this year’s Awards for Communication Excellence share details about their outstanding chamber communications projects.

Appalachia’s Polar Express
For decades, the Santa Train has delivered gifts and joy to people in three states.
By Katherine House

The Business Case for Early Childhood Investments
Neither the budget deficit, trade deficit or job deficit is as troubling as the deficit in the early development and education of our children under five-years-old. 
By John Pepper 

A Polarized America Lives as It Votes
Partisan polarization, so pronounced in Congress and among political elites, has penetrated the broader public. 
By Charles Babington

Obesity Is a Business Issue
The obesity epidemic may foretell an overweight future workforce which would impair U.S. competitiveness and create potentially debilitating long-term economic impacts.
By Jessie Azrilian

Faces and Places

The Irrelevant Question Faced by Essential Organizations
By Tom Baldrige, CCE

Toward an Envisioned Future
By Mick Fleming

Fall 2014 Issue


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