Why join Business yandina?
Joining Business Yandina can be a smart move for your business. Because businesses that participate in this group promote each other and work together, your own business can grow and prosper quickly. Here are some reasons why you should join.
Gain a voice in government
The local chamber takes on the tough issues and opposes new regulations, taxes, fees, assessments and costs directed at small businesses. It also helps protect the principles of free enterprise and aids businesses in being treated fairly.
Increase your visibility in the community
As a new member, you may be listed in our newsletter, e-newsletter, on Facebook and can have the opportunity to be highlighted in other publications. You also can grow your business by advertising with us and sponsoring events.
Membership brings credibility to your business
You can increase positive perception among consumers and business owners when you’re identified as a member of a chamber of commerce. If you make it known that your product or service makes great client or employee gifts, you could wind up with a very nice flow of business from your fellow members.
Promotion and publicity
With membership, you can reach potential clients through member exclusive advertising and opportunities for business-to-business advertising and publicity.
Create networking opportunities
We have numerous committees and serving on one of them provides numerous networking opportunities as well as professional leadership development. You can build your business while promoting developments of keen interest to local businesses and the community at large.
Events and programs
Events and programs provide members with great opportunities to get to know new people and expand their prospect base. Chamber events are innovative and fun ways to help members meet potential customers, clients and vendors.
Make business contacts
Business Yandina’s fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community. Business Yandina initiates more business-to-business commerce and more opportunities for networking and connecting local professionals than is available through most other local organizations.
Access to members-only discounts and services
Use various discount programs help save money. For example, a member-to member discount program where a Business Yandina member will receive $10 off any phone or accessory purchased from the other local business which is also a member.
Acquire customer referrals
Every day, Business Yandina receives calls from individuals and businesses looking for potential vendors, and members typically recommend other members.
Receive chamber newsletters
Newsletters provide new member information, interesting information about operating a local business, articles about the local community, a community calendar and details about up-and-coming Business Yandina events, among other things. But don't send more then 2-4 letters a week, it could be annoying.
If you still don’t think you have time to join and participate in your local chamber of commerce, consider the following: