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Improve Your Business Reputation with the Alameda Chamber & Economic Alliance

The Chamber is often seen as a Better Business Bureau of sorts. People have confidence in using businesses that are members of the chamber. Chamber membership equates to business respectability (and stability) in many customers’ minds, which often means greater sales for business members.  Many people see chamber membership as a ringing endorsement of good…

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An Often Overlooked Reason to Join the Chamber 

Joining the Alameda Chamber isn’t all about business. There are many incredible friendships that are created in the coming together for the economic betterment of our community. Don’t overlook the potential of deep, meaningful connections with your group at the chamber.  We’re all just looking for that spot where we belong, aren’t we? Abraham Maslow…

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What Does It Mean to Be a Chamber Member?

The Hidden Value Behind Chamber Membership Traditionally, a chamber of commerce is a membership organization that supports the interests of its business members. It is not affiliated with the government, nor is it a charity. The chamber is separate from the Better Business Bureau. Now that we’ve explained the traditional notion of chamber membership, let’s…

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3 Reasons to Join the Chamber in a Time of Economic Uncertainty

Times of economic uncertainty don’t drive anyone to look for new ways to spend money. But some investments in your business–even when you’re worried about cash flow–are worth the return. Without those necessities—be they software or services—you couldn’t operate. Chamber membership is one of those necessary business investments and here’s why: Uncertain Times Mean Unprecedented…

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25 Restaurant Marketing Opportunities With Your Alameda Chamber Membership

Restaurant marketing was hard enough even before COVID! Serving good food is often not enough to be successful in the restaurant industry. Restauranteurs struggle with everything from staffing to marketing, staying top of mind to staying on top of orders. The demands are endless but the Alameda Chamber of Commerce can help. Here’s how to…

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