June 21, 2022

Top 4 Tax-Free Fringe Benefits That Attract the Best Talent

2022-06-21T09:48:15-05:00

This gap in the workforce has put a greater need for owners and hiring managers to create enticing benefits […]

According to this U.S. Chamber of Commerce article published on June 3 of this year, there is still a massive employee shortage facing businesses today. In fact, according to the article, even if every unemployed worker filled an empty job, there would still be 5.4 million jobs left vacant. That is a staggering statistic and might explain why current recruitment strategies have titles like “Winning the War for Talent” and why why “quittok” went viral this year.

This gap in the workforce has put a greater need for owners and hiring managers to create enticing benefits […]

According to this U.S. Chamber of Commerce article published on June 3 of this year, there is still a massive employee shortage facing businesses today. In fact, according to the article, even if every unemployed worker filled an empty job, there would still be 5.4 million jobs left vacant. That is a staggering statistic and might explain why current recruitment strategies have titles like “Winning the War for Talent” and why why “quittok” went viral this year.

This gap in the workforce has put a greater need for owners and hiring managers to create enticing benefits […]

Top 4 Tax-Free Fringe Benefits That Attract the Best Talent2022-06-21T09:48:15-05:00

May 25, 2022

Come to the Old Town Street Festival 2022

2022-05-25T15:11:20-05:00

Kick off the summer festival season with the Leander Old Town Street Festival on June 4, 2022! From shopping to rides and live performances all day, you will find something for everyone in your crew to do. This fun wine festival also has a wine and craft beer competition with the competitors selling their sippable beverages all day!

Get more information on this great festival here.

As always, you don’t need tickets to attend this free event but downloading your free tickets helps us plan for your visit! RSVP to let us know you are coming!

EXCLUSIVE VIP tickets are available for purchase for the Headliner, Lee Roy Parnell! Download your […]

Come to the Old Town Street Festival 20222022-05-25T15:11:20-05:00

March 17, 2022

Leander Voter’s Guide 2022

2022-03-20T15:46:39-05:00

Voting Information:

The General and Special Elections to be held Saturday, May 7, 2022, in the city of Leander, Texas, are administered by Williamson and Travis counties. For complete election details, go to leandertx.gov/elections.

In the General Election, voters may select candidates for Leander City Council Places 1, 3, and 5. All members of Leander City Council serve at large, which means each position represents the entire city, as opposed to smaller geographic wards or districts. Voters participating in the General Election may vote for any candidate on the ballot. In the Special Election, voters may select “Yes” or “No” on each of ballot Propositions A-O. Links to all proposition items appear after the General Election […]

Leander Voter’s Guide 20222022-03-20T15:46:39-05:00

February 4, 2022

Businesses & Vendors: Prepare Now So You Have The Best Expo Ever

2022-02-04T14:12:07-06:00

The Living Leander Community and Career Expo is right around the corner, and we know that the businesses and vendors who make this an amazing event are busy preparing. We want to connect you with the tools and local businesses that will help you create the print and promotional materials at your booth that will get you noticed!

Tips to Get Noticed:

  1. SIGNAGE SIGNAGE SIGNAGE!
    Great signage at your event is as important as location is to real estate! Here are some signs you might need:
    -Business Name and Logo
    -Services or Products you offer
    -Help Wanted or Hiring sign
    -Giveaways or Game Signage (draw people into your booth!)
  2. […]
Businesses & Vendors: Prepare Now So You Have The Best Expo Ever2022-02-04T14:12:07-06:00

January 31, 2022

Leander Ranks Second in the Nation

2022-01-28T11:25:31-06:00

Leander is ranked second in the nation and first in Texas for hottest neighborhoods, according to a study by Opendoor.

Chris Westrom, Opendoor’s senior general manager in Austin, says that Leander offers the charms of a small town while still being close to the amenities of Austin.

Leander Accolades:

Leander is no stranger to topping charts nationally and locally, having recently been ranked as the best Austin suburb by Million Acres and making Go.Verizon.com’s list for top small cities to start a business.

According to KVUE, real estate experts predict that a surge of new shopping and dining locations will be joining Leander’s already hot shopping and dining scene due to the continued residential growth. With so […]

Leander Ranks Second in the Nation2022-01-28T11:25:31-06:00

$500 “No Essay” Leander Scholarship

2022-01-27T17:12:48-06:00

$500 “No Essay” Leander Scholarship Sponsored by Lace & Grace Bridal Boutique

Summary of Key Rules

●  Open to all high school, college, and graduate students and those planning to enroll within 12 months.

●  You must be either: (1) at least eighteen (18) years of age or older (except in the case of legal residents of certain states or commonwealths where the legal age of majority is greater than eighteen (18) years of age, then such legal age of majority) at the time of entry; or (2) at least thirteen (13) years of age at the time of entry and have a parent’s or legal guardian’s consent and supervision to participate and enter […]

$500 “No Essay” Leander Scholarship2022-01-27T17:12:48-06:00

Leadership Leander Program Accepting Applications for 2022

2022-01-06T11:29:08-06:00

The Leadership Leander Program has begun accepting applications the 2022 class. Many business and thought leaders in the Leander community have been through this esteemed program, and because of their valuable experience, they continue to send their leaders through.

Gary Anderson, general manager of the H-E-B Plus! in Leander, said,

“Leadership Leander has allowed our leaders at the Leander H-E-B Plus! (@183/Hero Way) to learn more about Leander, network with other businesses, and support growth here, all while giving back to the community! Each year has been very worthwhile.”

Becki Ross, Leander City Council, Place 6, who graduated from the Leadership Leander Program in 2017, had this to say about her experience,

I can attribute so many things to Leadership Leander. Leadership Leander is where I […]

Leadership Leander Program Accepting Applications for 20222022-01-06T11:29:08-06:00

November 2, 2021

Rising Star of Leander Awards

2021-11-03T17:26:10-05:00

The Leander Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our 2021 Rising Star of Leander Awards.

Large Business of the Year

The Leander Chamber of Commerce is proud to award Leander Independent School District the Large Business of the Year Award for their support of our families and teachers during the Coronavirus pandemic.

 

 

Small Business of the Year

The Leander Chamber of Commerce is proud to award Sharks Burger the Small Business of the Year Award for always donating to and supporting the Leander community.  Dino, the founder and owner of Sharks Burger, is an active ambassador for the Chamber and an incredible advocate for business in Leander.

 

Nonprofit of the […]

Rising Star of Leander Awards2021-11-03T17:26:10-05:00

July 19, 2021

Chamber Membership: Network, Learn, and Market, Part 3 – Market

2021-07-19T15:15:34-05:00

Membership at your local Chamber of Commerce is usually filled with many benefits that are frequently underutilized. Most chambers offer opportunities to network, learn business tactics, and inexpensive marketing opportunities, and your Leander Chamber of Commerce is no different! The Leander Chamber of Commerce is filled with one-time and recurring meeting and classes that will inform and equip you for your growing business and over the next few weeks we will dive into some! This week we will look at marketing opportunities that are available through your Leander Chamber of Commerce.

You may want to start with Part One in this series, Networking.

Part Three: Market Your Business

An important part of any business is reaching your target audience in […]

Chamber Membership: Network, Learn, and Market, Part 3 – Market2021-07-19T15:15:34-05:00

Chamber Membership: Network, Learn, and Market, Part 2

2021-07-07T13:45:06-05:00

Membership at your local Chamber of Commerce is usually filled with many benefits that are frequently underutilized. Most chambers offer opportunities to network, learn business tactics, and inexpensive marketing opportunities, and your Leander Chamber of Commerce is no different! The Leander Chamber of Commerce is filled with one-time and recurring meeting and classes that will inform and equip you for your growing business and over the next few weeks we will dive into some! This week we will look at learning opportunities.

You may want to start with Part One in this series, Networking.

Part Two: Learn and Grow

Whether you are starting your fifth successful business or just opened, there is always something new you will encounter and need […]

Chamber Membership: Network, Learn, and Market, Part 22021-07-07T13:45:06-05:00
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