Chamber News


Batavia Bowl – GBQ Member of the Week: 03.121.2018

Batavia Bowl is a family owned bowling fun center. We host league and recreational bowling, birthday parties, company outings and more! How long have you been in business?  We opened April of 2017 – 11 months What keeps you awake at night? We are very grateful that guests choose to come Continue Reading

Love in the Workplace? Yes!

 Ryan Niemiec, Education Director @ VIA Institute on Character. Here’s a conversation I often have with managers, CEOs, and executive coaches who take a look at the 24 character strengths in the VIA classification and say this: Manager: “I see how the strengths of perseverance and self-regulation are important at work because employees can learn to work Continue Reading

The Fine Line Between Friendship and Leadership

The old school of leadership will tell you that leaders and bosses can’t be friends because it may lead to favoritism. The new school of leadership says there is a way to be friends without compromising relationships or undermining alliances. Leadership is all about relationships—the connections we make, the friendships we Continue Reading


Office Pride – GBQ Member of the Week: 03.05.2018

Office Pride is proud to provide janitorial and commercial cleaning services for businesses in the Cincinnati area, including Anderson, Newtown, Fairfax, Hyde Park, Mount Adams, Sharonville, West Chester, Fairfield, Blue Ash, Milford and Loveland. Does your business require a specific cleaning need? At Office Pride, we customize our services so you Continue Reading

LEAD Breakfast Celebrated its 1st Anniversary – Woo Hoo!!!!

“The Promise” is a two-way street, as The Academy: asks Alumni to give back to the community; to improve quality of life, and promises to provide opportunities for Leadership (development), Stewardship (service), Friendship (relationships). We provide learning opportunities through our LEAD Over programming, which includes our monthly LEAD Breakfast! We launched LEAD Breakfast in Continue Reading


Stockton Mortgage Corporation – GBQ Member of the Week: 02.26.2018

With core values of honesty, respect, and integrity, Stockton Mortgage focuses on helping homeowners and has become one of the most respected mortgage lenders.       How long have you been in business and what do you do? I have been in the Mortgage Industry now for over 21 years. What advice would you give someone Continue Reading

What’s Your Leadership Brand?

Personal branding is serious business these days. Ever since the publication of Tom Peters’ “The Brand Called You” in Fast Company, personal branding has gone from a radical idea to a career basic. But how much thought have you given to building your leadership brand? Plenty of people build a professional Continue Reading


5 Things Every New Business Owner Should Know About the Chamber

Joining the chamber can sometimes seem intimidating and overwhelming. Some people think it requires a special invitation like a country club. If your new business owner does not know much about what the chamber does, they may hold off on approaching the Chamber. The Clermont Chamber offers relationship building opportunities. New business Continue Reading

Leaders and Managers Uncloaked…

The distinctions of leadership and management can be described briefly with ten easy pieces of contrast: Leaders create and communicate the vision; managers follow the vision. Leaders lead people; managers manage processes. Leaders take the first step; managers take the next step. Leaders ask “why” and “what;” managers ask “how” and Continue Reading

LEAD Clermont Academy’s 3 Goals…

At The LEAD Clermont Academy our goals are: 1) The LEAD graduate credential is the gold standard for Clermont leadership development. 2) The LEAD Clermont Academy is the area’s go-to source for fulfilling leadership development needs and volunteer service opportunities. 3) The LEAD Clermont Academy makes a meaningful, sustained and visible Continue Reading

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