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    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    Job Killing Obama-Era Overtime Rule Struck DownSeptember 01, 2017   In good news for employers across the country, a Texas federal judge struck down a U.S. Department of Labor rule last week that likely would have forced millions of workers to be converted from salary to hourly employees. In the ruling, the judge – Obama-appointee Amos Mazzant, who originally put the rule on hold last November - ...read more
    Categories: General
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    The Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with three other local chambers to offer an 8 day tour from Scottsdale to Las Vegas October 9-16, 2018. If booked by November 28, 2017 the cost is $1,999 per person, double occupancy plus air.  Click here for details. Click here for the registration form.   Questions can be directed to Cynthia Watters at Epic Journeys LLC at 814-266-5070.
    Categories: Trips
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    OSHA and NIOSH team up to offer updated heat safety appThe National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and OSHA have collaborated to update OSHA’s original Heat Safety Tool. The updated app, available for both Android and iPhone, provides a clearer user interface, while still providing the same information to help keep workers safe when working outdoors in hot weather. Extreme heat ...read more
    Categories: Newsletters
    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    How much is too much: navigating social sharing for businessPart of telling your business story – and encouraging customers and potential customers to know, like, and trust you – is to share personal things that your audience can identify with. As is true in building any relationship, with social media for business it is important to let people in. You want them to see your business (and you) as ...read more
    Categories: Newsletters
    Monday, April 24, 2017
    On Your Mark, Get Set…  Image via Pixabay / TanteTati ​At the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain, the stage was set for Derek Redmond as he was favored to win the gold in the 400 meter race. Four years earlier in the Seoul Olympic competition, Redmond was forced to pull out of the opening round of the 400 meters due to an injury to his Achilles tendon. In the 1991 World Championships, ...read more
    Categories: Newsletters
    Tuesday, August 09, 2016
    SOCIAL MEDIA AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS POLICY POLICY STATEMENTAdopted June 6, 2016 The Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce fully acknowledges and recognizes the emergence and influence of Social Media and Electronic Communications in the modern world, as well as the rights of individuals to actively participate in the undertaking of such activities. The goal of electronic communication ...read more