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    Monday, July 24, 2017
    For Immediate Release July 21, 2017 CONTACT: Michael Buffington One-Stop Communication 126 Electric Avenue Lewistown, PA 17044 (717) 248-4997 mike@onestop.bz One-Stop Opens a Cricket Wireless Store in Huntingdon One-Stop Communications and Cricket Wireless are answering the call to bring residents of Huntingdon County a reliable, nationwide 4G LTE service at affordable prices — with no ...read more
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    Monday, June 26, 2017
    J.C. Blair Promotes Dimm to CEO Position In its monthly June meeting, the J.C. Blair Health System Board of Directors voted to promote chief operating officer Adam Dimm to chief executive officer (CEO), effective July 1, 2017 . Current CEO Jason Hawkins and chief financial officer (CFO) Deborah Shughart will continue as consultants for a period of time for special projects, as needed. ...read more
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    Monday, June 26, 2017
    IRS Cautions Taxpayers to Watch for Summertime Scams IR-2017-112, June 26, 2017 WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today issued a warning that tax-related scams continue across the nation even though the tax filing season has ended for most taxpayers. People should remain on alert to new and emerging schemes involving the tax system that continue to claim victims. “We continue ...read more
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    Friday, June 16, 2017
    OSHA and NIOSH team up to offer updated heat safety app The 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 ...read more
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    Monday, June 12, 2017
    Pension Reform Measure to Become Law Today June 12, 2017 In a whirlwind of activity last week, the General Assembly passed and sent to Gov. Tom Wolf an important public pension reform bill that will help to rein in the what has been unsustainable growth of the state pension systems, shift a significant portion of the risk from potentially under-performing investments off of state taxpayers and ...read more
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    Friday, June 09, 2017
    2017 Wake-Up Receptions Summer is almost here and with your help this year’s Visitors Wake-Up Receptions are promising to be better than ever! The Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau created the Wake-Up Reception series as an opportunity for your business to get exposure on a weekly basis with visitors to the area who are consistently asking “What can I do while I am here?” Last ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 06, 2017
    Special Announcement! Facebook Virtual Tour for Business If you recall we launched a new member benefit program last year that brought Google Street View virtual tours INSIDE local businesses. We’ve had a number of members participate in this program and it has really boosted their Google Local Search Ranking and provided a great virtual walk-through of their business online and in our ...read more
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    Monday, June 05, 2017
    How to Get More Reviews for Your Business Image via GraphicStock There’s a joke in this title. The easiest way to get more reviews is to stink at what you do. People are always more apt to give a negative review than a positive one. Then there are the people who never review anything. You’ll often read, “I don’t usually write reviews but this experience was so amazing I ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    How much is too much: navigating social sharing for business Part 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 ...read more
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    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 ...read more
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    Monday, January 09, 2017
    What DOES emotional intelligence HAVE TO DO WITH Business? There are trends in business that seem like they are dreamed up by coaches selling services. The difficulty today is in identifying which ones are necessary to your business and which ones you can sit on the sidelines watching for a while. Some will turn out to be fads, and you needn’t bother. Others will become important parts of ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    How Inspiration Can Improve Your Business Marketing © GraphicStock Content creators will tell you the key to great content is to create content that is educational, entertaining, or inspiring. Educational content is extremely needed even with the plethora of content on the Internet. A good meaty piece will keep people from having to do additional research. Often it will get shared and ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 09, 2016
    SOCIAL MEDIA AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS POLICY POLICY STATEMENT Adopted 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