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SOCA has all the latest news on Ohio chambers of commerce and chamber benefit plans.  

From small business best practices to breakdowns of complex terms, SOCA news gives your business the information it needs to thrive in modern business.  

Showing Entries for 2021 - October

OCT, 2021
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Whether you own a small business or one that operates on a larger scale, it is important to have a variety of different management software to ensure that your business is on pace to complete your goals.  

OCT, 2021
A globe sits on a desk in front of a bookshelf. Text reads "the History of Chambers of Commerce."

Chambers of Commerce are an essential part of daily American life. For the average business owner, it is nearly impossible to imagine a time before Chambers influenced their daily dealings.  

Despite this, the vast majority of people do not know how Chambers of Commerce began or the important role they played in the history of the United States. 

OCT, 2021
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Since their founding, all chambers of commerce have had one thing in common: they present a unified front to increase the negotiation power and rights of each business apart of the organization. 


Because of this, you want your local chamber to be as strong and stable as possible.  


While one individual cannot make a chamber of commerce strong on their own, there are many things you can do to strengthen an already strong chamber. 

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