Supporting community college nursing students navigate post-graduation job search

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on May 13, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On Monday, May 13, the Chamber’s L.A. Health Care Talent Pipeline program hosted a job search, resume writing and interview prep workshop for 29 Los Angeles City College students preparing to become registered nurses (RN).

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Chamber leads discussion on the importance of a statewide longitudinal data system

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on May 10, 2019 at 10:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber co-hosted a legislative briefing in Sacramento with the California EDGE Coalition, Credential Engine and Data Quality Campaign on the ways the state can transform data collection around education and workforce development to inform all key stakeholders and advance educational and economic equity for underserved communities in California.

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LARExC invited to welcome Vietnamese ambassador

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on May 8, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Carlos J. Valderrama, vice chair of the Los Angeles Regional Export Council (LARExC), joined L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti at City Hall to welcome the Honorable Ha Kim Ngoc, Vietnamese ambassador to the United States.

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Transportation & Goods Movement Council hears updates from Metrolink and Metro

Center for Business Advocacy on May 7, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber’s Transportation & Goods Movement Council was joined by Metrolink’s new CEO Stephanie Wiggins and Metro’s Dr. Joshua Schank.

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Chamber supports HPIAM Community Health Fair

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on May 4, 2019 at 10:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber supported the students of the Huntington Park Institute of Applied Medicine (HPIAM) as they hosted their 4th Annual Community Health Fair on Saturday morning.

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Chamber kicks off a month of world trade in Southern California

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on May 2, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On May 2, the Chamber hosted its 93rd annual World Trade Week (WTW) Kickoff Breakfast at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown Hotel.

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Thinking Globally in L.A.

Maria S. Salinas on May 2, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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Today’s global marketplace is evolving faster than ever before, and success requires the ability to connect, compete and respond to market demands on an international scale. The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce convened the global community yesterday at our World Trade Week Kick-off Breakfast, with global leaders sharing insights to success. If we plan to stay competitive globally, we need to foster a supportive platform that helps businesses and our workforce build that capacity.
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Chamber hosts discussion on NextGen Bus Study

Center for Business Advocacy on April 30, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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An engaged group of business community representatives met with Metro’s Robert Calix and the NextGen Bus Study team at the Chamber to discuss updates on the process.

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L.A. Area Chamber supports community schools pilot

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on April 29, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The L.A. Compact, in partnership with L.A. Unified and United Teachers Los Angeles, hosted the inaugural meeting of the Community Schools Steering Committee.

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Chamber celebrates small business at mayor's summit

Center for Small Business Success on April 29, 2019 at 2:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On April 29, the Chamber joined L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti to kick off U.S. Small Business Week and the start of Small Business Month in Los Angeles at the second annual Small Business Summit.

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