Member News July 2020


Member News is a monthly blog post dedicated to sharing Chamber members’ upcoming events or major news. Check back throughout the month for additional updates or events.

ProsperU is offering free online financial education classes this month. See the schedule below and find more information on PropserU here.

Date and TimeClass
Wednesday, July 8 6:00 p.m.Digital Marketing for Small Business Advertising online doesn’t have to be complicated. Learn the basics of how to choose the right platforms, target effectively and measure your results.
Tuesday, July 14 6:00 p.m.Market Research 101 Understanding your customers and potential customers is critical to your business survival. Learn how to get the best information and how to apply that knowledge to your business.
Thursday July 16 6:00 p.m.Basic Job Interview Skills It’s your one chance to sell yourself to a new employer. Discover some basic strategies you can use in any interview to make sure you’re landing that job.
Thursday, July 23 6:00 p.m.Personal Budgeting Get your financial life under control with these simple strategies.
Tuesday, July 28 6:00 p.m.Beginner’s Guide to Investing So, you’ve saved a little money. Now what? Learn the ABC’s of starting your investment strategy.
Thursday, July 30 6:00 p.m.Tackling Your Debt Who gets paid when? How do you prioritize? How much is too much? This class gives you the tools you need to manage those questions and many more.

Tonya Moore joins Shelter Mutual Insurance Company Board of Directors. Dr. Tonya Moore, Founder and CEO of MooreNow, LLC – a leadership coaching consulting firm, and immediate-past Executive Director of Leadership and Workforce Development for the University of Mississippi Medical Center, was elected to the Shelter Mutual Insurance Company Board of Directors, as announced by Chair of the Board, Rick Means. The Board will welcome Dr. Moore at the Company’s September Board meeting. Dr. Moore was elected at the April meeting of the Board of Directors, and her service begins July 1, 2020.