AN EASY TO UNDERSTAND APPROACH ABOUT THE VALUE OF MEMBERSHIP
PROMOTE - business in the Waikato by helping to promote you and your business;
INFORMATION – to provide information/research that will help your business;
LOBBYING – to take on the difficult issues that stops business from doing business;
TRAINING – provide courses and events to help with continual business learning;
SCHOLARSHIPS – provide scholarships to business and people to promote business;
CO-OPERATE with organisations with similar objectives to promote business;
OTHER – being nimble - create innovative initiatives to further our purposes – open to ideas.
HOW WE DO THIS – 4 ACTIONS:
LOBBYING – advocating through research, policy, media opinion pieces, changing regulations for better business;
REGIONAL APPROACH – identifying opportunities for business in the region by sharing information;
GROWING CHAMBER revenue to reinvest it back into the Chamber to provide better information, research, events and lobbying;
INNOVATIVE IDEAS and products that match your business – so that policy, events and research are relevant to what you need.