The City of Arvada is a proud Partner in Progress for the Arvada Works program. To help launch Career Exploration Week, April 22-28, 2019, Annie Swan, an Employment Specialist at the City of Arvada, offers an inside perspective at a career in local government.
The Arvada Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to convening the business community based on shared industry experience and influence. As part of that mission, the Arvada Chamber of Commerce hosted its first industry-specific mixer on April 11 at Kokopelli Beer Company. “Beers, Beta, and Business Connections” provided members of the events industry an opportunity to network and learn about new trends.
Last Wednesday, a panel of Arvada high school students spoke to the business community about their workforce preparation, career goals, and expectations from future employers at the Arvada Works Quarterly Summit. Read a recap of the event, including six learnings for employers and a list of student resources and programs.
Details about safety, celebratory events, changes in bus service will be available soon DENVER (April 1, 2019) – The Regional Transportation District (RTD) is pleased to announce that the grand opening for the G Line, which will run through Denver, Adams County, Arvada and Wheat Ridge, will be on Friday, April 26. The 11.2-mile electric […]
The Arvada Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2018 Man and Woman of the Year, Image Award, Arvada Young Professionals (AYP) Leadership Awards, Rising Star Award, and Pioneer Award winners. Recipients of these awards will be honored at the April 3, 2019 Arvada Chamber of Commerce 68th Annual Awards Luncheon from 11:30-1:00 pm at the Arvada Center.
National Volunteer Month (April) starts next week! Research indicates that “creating a culture of volunteerism” in a workplace may “boost morale, workplace atmosphere and brand perception.” Learn how your company can capitalize on National Volunteer Month celebrations!
Bridget Sheils is the co-owner of Arvada American Shaman, which opened in Arvada on January 19th. The shop is the first CBD products retailer to open in Arvada and the first of the CBD American Shaman brand in Colorado.
As the weather begins to warm up and the days are getting longer, we will have more opportunity to get out and be active! After a long, cold winter, getting active again may feel like a challenge. If your joints are stiff and your muscles are tight or you have been neglecting that troublesome shoulder, knee, back, or hip, acupuncture is an excellent choice for recovery.
Last Friday, the Arvada Chamber of Commerce hosted a Community Impact Breakfast to present the current challenge and varied approaches to solving homelessness in Arvada. Some of the city’s most influential leaders connected to this critical topic provided updates on their work and met with members after the breakfast.
Several friends have complained recently about their bosses. One boss is a micromanager, another isn’t timely in responding to emails, and another doesn’t seem to realize how much they ask of their employees. This got me thinking about the idea that people don’t leave jobs, they leave bosses. I wonder, if my friends don’t […]