Innovation: It’s Everywhere!

Do you think you experience innovation in your life?  I’m certain you do.  While it’s easy to assume innovation only happens in places like Silicon Valley tech companies or Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), it’s actually happening all around us every day –...
St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce – 150 years of connections in Central Minnesota

St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce – 150 years of connections in Central Minnesota

150 years ago, a small group of business men gathered to form an organization dedicated to growing the city of St. Cloud. Various efforts of this original “St. Cloud Board of Trades” were launched over the following years, each eventually disseminating into the next...
Even Heroes Need Help: St. Cloud Hosts Inaugural Conference to Support First Responders

Even Heroes Need Help: St. Cloud Hosts Inaugural Conference to Support First Responders

The risks of being a first responder seem obvious: running towards danger is the job. Yet in 2018, more police and firefighters died at their own hands than in the line of duty. PTSD and depression rates among police and firefighters are up to five times higher than...