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The Dialogue with Marcus Blair

Date: 8/20/2020
This feature is a question-and-answer session with a new Blount County Chamber member. So, here we go with our 161st installment visiting with Marcus Blair, managing partner of Poribar Consulting and Investing.... Read More

Tennessee Applies for Lost Wages Assistance Grant

Date: 8/19/2020
The state of Tennessee has submitted its application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to receive grant funding to pay an additional weekly unemployment benefit to claimants who meet the eligibility requirements of the Lost Wages Supplemental Payment Assistance program (LWA).... Read More

It’s All About the Customer Experience

Date: 8/18/2020
All businesses these days are trying to figure out how to not only reach new customers, but also how to get them to stick around for a long time. Here are a few insights that may help you do that better:... Read More

Gov. Lee Announces Expanded Small Business Relief

Date: 8/15/2020
Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and the Financial Stimulus Accountability Group announced today new and expanded financial relief programs for small businesses, agribusinesses, displaced workers, and the tourism industry ... Read More