Set yourself apart.
That’s still the name of the game. A long-standing cornerstone of traditional marketing strategy is what’s known as the unique selling proposition (USP), or the unique selling point to help set yourself apart from the competition. Rosser Reeves, an advertising...
6 Simple Hacks to Make Your Day More Productive
What the heck is a hack? Hacks are tricks, clever solutions or workarounds that help you do a task the easy way. Let's dive right into it. Get rid of distractions An easy way to get rid of distractions is to ignore all means of communication while you get your work...
Use the “7 pillars of authority marketing”
Look up “authority marketing” online and you’ll quickly see that the name Adam Witty appears repeatedly. Witty is the founder and CEO of Advantage Media Group and Forbes Books. He views authority marketing as the “strategic and systematic process of positioning an...
7 Ways to Engage People on Social Media
All business people today need to use social media to engage with their target audience. The first step is to define your audience as precisely as possible. Once you have your audience and brand defined, you can take the next step, which is getting your message out to...
What is the Role of a Chamber of Commerce?
The Role of a Chamber of Commerce Making connections is the most effective strategy for promoting your company. Your reputation increases as you interact with other important people and organizations in your neighborhood, regardless of whether you're a newcomer to the...
All About the Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce Rebrand!
Now that the Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce rebrand is complete, we’re circling back and sharing the highlights of the project.
Save Money with Small Business Automation Tips
With the rising restrictions, inflation, and geopolitical unpredictability, small firms can significantly benefit from implementing more automation. However, even the most seasoned small firm may find automation to be a difficult task. Getting assistance and counsel from specialists can help you discover a workaround to successful automation in your organization.
Why ADA Compliance is Critical for Baltimore Businesses
When conducting business, there are several laws that each business should comply with. One such law that is often overlooked is the Americans with Disabilities Act. While most organizations ensured that they comply with the physical provisions provided in the act,...
Fall Festivals in Northwest Baltimore County
As a business owner in Baltimore, nothing is as important as engaging with the community to cement your presence among them. This can be through participating in events and festivals or even going all the way and sponsoring some. Fortunately, there are plenty of...
5 Blog Topic Ideas for Your Small Business
Blogging is a crucial aspect of every small business’ marketing strategy in this digital marketing era. A rich blog can amp up your website traffic organically, grow your brand’s authority, and define your brand and what you stand for. Figuring that out is the easy...
What Chamber Members Are Saying:
"Being an active member of the Chamber is such a meaningful & rewarding experience. The number of resources, networking opportunities, and connections throughout the county that come with being a member has made my time here well spent. Along with the Chamber’s resources, I’ve also received an enormous amount of support during the pandemic and with my business that I would not have received without my membership."
Heidi Hiller, CEO of Innovative Party Planners
"The Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce has given me a greater appreciation for entrepreneurship and insight into running a small business. The networking opportunities are priceless. I’ve had the privilege to meet so many like-minded business owners who are passionate about their craft. I’ve been a member since 2018 and have witnessed the chamber go through so many obstacles and changes, but the camaraderie, support, and willingness to rally together in tough times really sets this chamber apart. As a business owner, it’s refreshing to know that this resource exists whose mission is to help us thrive and grow through networking, partnerships, and giving back to our community."
Kimberly Fernandez, Owner of Girlkin Lashes
"The Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce is a crucial pillar of my business plan. The Chamber offers direct support relevant to my strategies for growth and sustainability. GBCC connects me with business owners and consumers in the community and fosters the relationship-building process. I find colleagues and business partners within the Chamber, and more importantly, reach clients outside the organization. My GBCC membership keeps my services and brand ‘top of mind’ and is a key aspect of my direct and drip marketing efforts. I show up and participate, and the GBCC model delivers."
Heidi Marie Bell, Owner at Heidi Marie Bell Photography
"The Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce feels like home! It’s great to be around like-minded business owners who are invested in our community. These types of organizations are meant to be more than just a title, more than just a resume builder, but an impactful experience, and that can be found here. There’s passion at every event the chamber hosts, and I guarantee that if you’re invested and genuine about networking, you’ll find meaningful connections at the very first event you attend. I did!"
Marcellis Mosby II, Owner at Disinfect It
"Joining the Greater Baltimore Chamber of Commerce was one of the best decisions for our business. We have been in business for 9 years and belong to many chambers and business associations. This has by far been the best! Beth and team do exactly what a chamber is supposed to do: they support your business, help you generate leads, and promote your business. They hold networking and events that will help your business grow!"
Joni Elmore, Owner at Kona Ice of Central Baltimore County