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THRIVE: Empowering your business.

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· Stage
Welcome to THRIVE
Join 2021 Chair Shavonne Reed as she discusses how the Chamber will help your organization advance economic prosperity in 2021 and beyond.
Shavonne Reed
2020-12-09T14:00:00Z 2020-12-09T14:10:00Z America/New_York Welcome+to+THRIVE Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Remote Workforce Engagement
Engagement with your workforce is key especially when they are working remotely. Learn how to utilize technology to engage your workforce.
Kyle  Glave
2020-12-09T14:10:00Z 2020-12-09T14:25:00Z America/New_York Remote+Workforce+Engagement Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Outlook COVID
Unfortunately, COVID isn’t going away. What to expect moving into 2021.
Abubakr Chaudhry
2020-12-09T14:10:00Z 2020-12-09T14:25:00Z America/New_York Outlook+COVID Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Network Now
This event is pure engagement and is designed to recreate the “coffee-in-the-lobby” conversations or watercooler chats that are important to in-person events.
Shavonne Reed
2020-12-09T14:10:00Z 2020-12-09T16:00:00Z America/New_York Network+Now Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Striking the Right Balance for Remote Work in 2021
Take home some essential insights to inform your remote and office work heading into 2021.
Johann Weber
2020-12-09T14:25:00Z 2020-12-09T14:40:00Z America/New_York Striking+the+Right+Balance+for+Remote+Work+in+2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Perimeter's Real Estate Market
Many persons can work from anywhere – how is this affecting the market?
Michael Starling
2020-12-09T14:25:00Z 2020-12-09T14:40:00Z America/New_York Perimeter%27s+Real+Estate+Market Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Equality of Opportunity
All Americans should have the opportunity to earn their success, rise on their merit, and live their own American Dream.
Rick Wade
2020-12-09T14:40:00Z 2020-12-09T15:05:00Z America/New_York Equality+of+Opportunity+ Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Purchasing Perspectives
The way we shop is changing – how can you engage shoppers.
Bill Baker Rocell Viniard
2020-12-09T15:05:00Z 2020-12-09T15:20:00Z America/New_York Purchasing+Perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Policy Perspectives
What will the hot topics be during the 2021 Legislative Session?
Nancy Palmer
2020-12-09T15:05:00Z 2020-12-09T15:20:00Z America/New_York Policy+Perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Financing Through COVID & Beyond
Businesses know it's all about the money. It's need for rent, electricity, payroll, to survive and ultimately thrive.
Steve Newton
2020-12-09T15:20:00Z 2020-12-09T15:35:00Z America/New_York Financing+Through+COVID+%26+Beyond%09 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Hiring During a Pandemic
It can be done effectively and efficiently. Learn from the best in business.
Annette Jackson
2020-12-09T15:20:00Z 2020-12-09T15:35:00Z America/New_York Hiring+During+a+Pandemic Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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What Harvard taught me, but my kids made me learn.
Business is done with people… not things. Learn how parenting can be a breakthrough for your career, not a break from your career path.
Bea Wray
2020-12-09T15:35:00Z 2020-12-09T16:15:00Z America/New_York What+Harvard+taught+me%2C+but+my+kids+made+me+learn. Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Remarks
Today is just the beginning, plan to engage to THRIVE during 2021.
Shavonne Reed
2020-12-09T16:00:00Z 2020-12-09T16:15:00Z America/New_York Closing+Remarks Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Abubakr Chaudhry

Medical Director, Clinical Education | Tri-Campus | Northside Hospital

Michael Starling

Director of Economic Development, City of Dunwoody

Nancy Palmer

Director of Government Affairs, Georgia Chamber of Commerce

Bill Baker

Sr. General Manager | Perimeter Mall Retail

Rocell Viniard

Director, Portfolio Marketing | Marketing Retail, Brookfield Properties

Bea Wray

Expert Speaker, Author, and Entrepreneur

Annette Jackson

Talent Acquisition Manager, State Farm Insurance Company

Rick Wade

Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Outreach, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Kyle Glave

Sales Director/HCM Sales Consultant, CBIZ Human Capital Management

Shavonne Reed

CEO, OPUA Technologies & 2021 Chair of the Board

Steve Newton

Business Consultant, Small Business Development Center - University of Georgia

Johann Weber

Program Manager, Perimeter Connects

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