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About Moe Carrick

Moe Carrick believes that people can and should thrive at work, and that when they do, organizations succeed.

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City of Bend — Local State of Emergency Extension

The City of Bend has amended its COVID-19 local state of emergency to reflect changes from the State of Oregon and extended it for another 60 days. Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s most recent order assigns counties with risk levels, replacing the phased reopening...

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SBA Launches Free Learning Platform for Women Entrepreneurs

SBA has announced Ascent, an interactive digital platform packed with resources women business owners need to set, and achieve, their business goals. Ascent is designed for the “missing middle” — growth-oriented women entrepreneurs who are beyond the start-up phase...

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Corporate Activity Tax Q4 payments Due Feb. 1

Corporate Activity Tax Update 4th-quarter payments due February 1 Contact Robin Maxey, Public Information Officer, Oregon Dept. of Revenue, robin.maxey@oregon.gov. Fourth-quarter 2020 estimated payments for Oregon’s new Corporate Activity Tax are due by February 1,...

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Deschutes Public Library Supports Small Businesses

As we are all very aware the past 10 months have been challenging for everyone, especially many of our small businesses. Despite limited hours and librarians working from home, the Deschutes Public Library is still here to support small business in Deschutes County....

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Leadership Bend Recap

A Review of Leadership Bend Programs by Regine Childs, CTE/Math Instructional Specialist,  Leadership Bend Class of 2021. Bend Chamber Impact Conference — Real Estate I loved how the day started with a presentation that was titled, “America Moves…When the Pressure...

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Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile

Thank you for registering for this learning opportunity on how to optimize your LinkedIn profile! If you missed the presentation or want to watch it again, it is now available on our YouTube channel. PANELISTS Ellen Vlagakos LinkedIn Connect on LinkedIn Rob Garrott...

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Leadership Bend Class of 2021 Announced

 27 Year Program Engages and Builds Community Leaders Selections have been made for the Leadership Bend Class of 2021, a non-profit civic engagement and leadership development program of the Bend Chamber.  It is designed to identify, educate, engage and connect...

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Leadership Bend 2020 Alumni

Class of 2020 Jennilyn Aston — Karnopp Petersen LLP Stephanie Betteridge — City of Bend Joshua Bostock — US Bank Kellyn Brandt — First Interstate Bank Danielle Burns — Steele Associates Architects Mary “Meah” Cukrov — TRACEs Central Oregon Reanna Downey...

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Resources//Homelessness Impact Webinar

Thank you for registering for our discussion of the Homelessness Impact and Assistance. If you missed the presentation or want to watch it again, it is now available on our YouTube channel. Thank you to Presenting Sponsor BendBroadband! PANELISTS Carolyn Eagan City of...

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Karnopp Pettersen, LLP Welcomes New Associate

BEND, OR (January 14, 2021) Bend-based law firm Karnopp Petersen LLP is pleased to announce Megan Beshai has joined the firm as an associate attorney specializing in civil litigation. Before joining Karnopp Petersen, Beshai most recently served as a Staff Attorney...

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