Category: News

Business of the Year- Fairmont Area, MN

CLICK HERE to download NOMINATION FORM. Save it to your computer, fill in your information and email it to us at info@fairmontchamber.org or print and mail (PO Box 826, Fairmont, MN 56031) or drop by the Chamber office. REGISTER TO…

Is Economic Development what you think it is?

What is Economic Development? Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction…

An Unread Policy is No Policy

By Wes Pruett, HR Advisors LLC We have a sexual harassment policy and an employee handbook. That should protect me, right? Well, not always. In a recent case an employee quit her job alleging sexual harassment. She filed an harassment…

November 2015 Chamber Connections

In this issue: Page 2 – Glows Parade and Brain Gain Page 3 – New Businesses and Expansions Page 4 & 5 – Member Announcement Page 6 – Teachers Banquet Page 7 – Training Grants Page 8 – What’s Happening…

Fairmont-The First Top 20 Community in the Nation

The Fairmont area promotes, instills and supports the Top 20 concepts originally designed and implemented in St. Paul, Minnesota. Teachings are based on the Pareto principle which proposes that roughly 80% of the effects come from 20% of the causes.…