4 Ways the Chamber Can Help Meet Your Small Business Goals
It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in, support is key. From networking opportunities to cost saving benefits, the Cape Chamber has been supporting local businesses for over 100 years. If you’re a new business wondering if Chamber membership is worth the investment, here are just a few examples of how the Cape Chamber helps with common small business goals:
Reduce Ongoing Business Expenses
This goal is fitting for nearly every business regardless of size, but is especially important for small businesses. Membership in the Cape Chamber comes with a variety of options to save your business money, including but not limited to:
- Chamber Benefit Plan - The Chamber Benefit Plan is a medical plan that lets small businesses join together for more plan options and lower rates.
- Discounted Room Rentals – Whether you’re holding interviews or training workshops, the Chamber can help with space. We have two rooms available for rent at a discounted rate for members.
- Email Marketing Discount – Members of the Cape Chamber have exclusive access to receive prepay discounts of 20% for 6 months and 25% for 12 months through Constant Contact.
Hire Your First Employee
Are you ready to expand and looking to hire? Members of the Cape Chamber can post job openings free of charge to the Chamber’s Job Board. Once live on the Job Board, your posting is included in the Chamber’s weekly newsletter to over 1,400 representatives.
Increase Traffic on Your Business Website
There are many strategies for increasing website traffic, but many come with a significant price tag or time investment. Membership in the Cape Chamber helps increase website traffic with no additional cost or time. Simply put, search engines like Chambers of Commerce. When you become a member, your business is listed in the Chamber Member Directory, increasing your search engine optimization (SEO).
Find Opportunities for Networking
Networking is not only about trading information, but also serves as an avenue to create long-term relationships with mutual benefits.1 Whether you’re looking make connections inside or outside your industry, the Cape Chamber is the area’s premiere organization for networking events.