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Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce has partnered with our investor experts to host webinars to address issues impacting businesses. If you can't catch these webinars live, you can view the recordings below. If you have a topic you would like to hear discussed or would be willing to share through a webinar/Facebook Live, please email AskUs@VisitMyrtleBeach.com.
Nutrition for a Healthy Immune System (May 13) - Nutritionist Kay Dobis looks at foods that support a healthy immune response and gives tips on how to make the most of your shopping excursions.
Employee Retention Tax Credits – A look into both the NEW Disaster Credits and CARES Act (May 12) - Elaine Reynolds and CJ Monjarrez of Synergi Partners gives an overview of the tax credits and relief incentives that are available.
Principles for Overcoming Radical Change (May 8) - Lee Freeman, owner of TAB Florence-Myrtle Beach, talks about establishing a business differentiator, maximizing time effectiveness, establishing your ideal culture, incorporating key performance indicators, the importance of brand building and exiting the business on your own terms.
Delaware Statutory Trusts (May 7) - Reid Mathews, Berry Financial Group, discusses Delaware Statutory Trusts and real estate investment.
Tourism Trends and Marketing During COVID-19 (May 6) – MMGY Global provides an update on tourism trends and marketing recovery strategies in response to COVID-19.
Tone Up at Two on Tuesdays (May 5) – Get a workout with Beast Boxing of Myrtle Beach
Overwhelmed by the number of emails in your inbox? (May 5) – Learn how to reduce and organize them with Brenda Tringali from At Your Fingertips Organizing.
Sanitation Roundtable - Sharing Tips to Help When It's Time to Return to Workspaces (April 30) - Hear from other investors who specialize in cleaning and disinfection on the best practices for returning to the workspaces.
Tone-Up at Two on Tuesdays (April 28) – Enjoy working out with 180 Degree Fitness.
Diabetes and Your Immune System: How They are Connected (April 28) - Kristi Falk, founder and director of The Diabetes Wellness Council, talks about how controlling your blood sugar can also help naturally boost your immune system, along with some helpful tips to stay as healthy as possible.
Understanding the Legal Impact of COVID-19 (April 24) - Presented by Attorney Tom Winslow of Goldfinch Winslow. Learn about the current implications the coronavirus is having on our legal system and how they are adapting.
Best Business and Personal Practices During a Pandemic (April 22) - Talent HR Solutions shares best business practices and how to keep your mind sharp.
COVID-19 and Other Disaster Relief Incentives (April 22) – Synergi Partners talks about available tax credits under the FFCRA and CARES Act, including Sick and Family Leave Credit and the Employee Retention Credit. They also highlight other disaster relief incentives that can help infuse cash flow into your business quickly.
Tone-Up at Two on Tuesdays (April 21) – Enjoy yoga wth Real Hot Yoga.
Health Care Update From Tidelands Health (April 20) – Bruce Bailey, CEO, and Dr. Gerald Harmon, VP of medical affairs, give an update on the current state of COVID-19 along the Grand Strand.
Improving Your Skills When Everything is at a Standstill (April 16) - Mikaela Kate Schaefer, speaker, writer, coach and owner of Mikaela Kate Training, unpacks a few tips and thoughts to dial in your focus to make the most of this time.
Paycheck Protection Program (April 15) - South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and South Carolina Bankers Association discuss the Paycheck Protection Program. To listen to the call, click here. The password to access is M4=q3oi=
Best Practices for Protecting Remote Worker Cybersecurity (April 15) - Eric Moore from PC Matic discusses how to effectively ensure productivity while efficiently managing cyber risk for a remote workforce.
21 Days to Success (April 14) – Kim Fowler of Fowler Life Coaching talks about how to keep yourself accountable during these challenging times and jump start all areas of your live to be productive and successful.
Tone-Up at Two on Tuesdays (April 14) – Get a workout with Beast Boxing of Myrtle Beach
SBA Disaster Loan Opportunities (April 14) – William Furman, senior area manager with SBA, talks about how to apply for SBA loans.
Challenges of the COVID-19 Workforce: Phishing, Bombing, Hacking and Etiquette (April 13) - Chris Bianco, owner of TeamLogic IT, talks about how our virtual environments are set up to protect our homes, businesses and reputation.
Effective Communication Strategies (April 13) - NP Strategy discusses how can you cost-effectively communicate during this COVID-19 crisis.
Lower the Risks: Keeping your workforce and work environment safe from COVID -19 (April 10) – South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology discuss prevention strategies to prevent disease spread in non-health care businesses.
Managing Anxiety (April 10) – Dr. Jessica Greene, owner, operator and licensed therapist with Next Level Behavioral Health and Wellness, talks about the anxiety people may be feeling over coronavirus and being cooped up in their houses or isolated and a couple tips to help people deal with those feelings.
Self-Care in Crisis (April 8) - Layla Hartmann of Grace Revealed shares how to stay at peace and practice self care in the midst of juggling shifts of lifestyle during this global pandemic.
Cost-Effective Communication Strategies (April 6) – NP Strategy shares how you can cost-effectively communicate during this COVID-19 crisis.
Tax Update (April 3) – Samantha Slapnik of Liberty Tax talks about the extension of this year's tax filing season as well as the latest on the stimulus checks and how those are calculated
Managing Your Workforce During the Pandemic (March 31) – Nexsen Pruet looks at the distinctions between layoffs, furloughs and terminations; implications under the CARES Act for small businesses; extended leave and paid leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. (Download slides of presentation)
Managing the Now & Preparing for the Future (March 30) - NP Strategy talks about best business practices during a pandemic.
Marketing & Selling During a Crisis (March 27) – Gina Trimarco, of Pivot10 Results & Carolina Improv, helps participants brainstorm new ways and ideas for marketing and selling during a crisis.
MBACC Legislative Update on COVID-19 (March 19) – MBACC Director of Government Affairs Jimmy Gray sharesg the latest legislative response to COVID-19.
Planning for Coronavirus - MBACC Business Impact Planning Forum (March 16) – Local panel helps businesses prepare for impacts from COVID-19.
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