• Chamber Chatter

    For news and events for the business community, check out Chamber Chatter each week!
    Tuesday, October 25, 2022
    Strategic partnership taps Salve students into Innovate Newport’s entrepreneurship hub

    Strategic partnership taps Salve students into Innovate Newport’s entrepreneurship hub MOU bolsters university’s multi-disciplinary entrepreneurship program

    Salve Regina University

    Tuesday, September 20, 2022
    RI Builders Association - New Training & Development Programs

    We have an exciting variety of classes and not just about building stuff, but also about good business practices. If someone wants to be better at networking, at hiring, at resolving conflicts, at using QuickBooks and more, we have a class for them coming up. And most of the classes are still conveniently via zoom and many of the classes are for CRLB credits.

    RI Builders Association

    Tuesday, September 13, 2022
    Small Business Facts: Small Business Innovation Measured by Patenting Activity

    Experts often use patenting activity as a proxy for innovation. Data from the National Science Foundation show that small businesses that engage in R&D generate more patents per employee than larger businesses that engage in R&D. However, small business patenting activity fell significantly following 2010. The decline is now reversing. Small businesses recovered to two-thirds of peak patent application levels from 2015 to 2018 and recovered to half of peak patents received levels in the same timeframe. For

    US Small Business Administration

    Tuesday, July 26, 2022
    Upcoming Hospitality Training Opportunity

    RI Hospitality

    Thursday, June 30, 2022
    Greater Newport Chamber to host Excellence in Business Awards, Governor to present citations

    Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce

    Thursday, June 16, 2022
    Innovate@Scale

    RIIC

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