Wichita Eagle publishes answers about city’s proposed sales tax

Chamber members who need more information about the city’s proposed sales tax are headline - Wichita Eagleencouraged to follow this link to today’s Wichita Eagle article. The article provides answers to more than 20 commonly-asked questions about the topic. The questions are grouped by these subheads:  Effect on consumers, Jobs fund, Water project, and Streets and transit.

You may also want to review these Wichita Eagle and Wichita Business Journal articles for more specific information:

Incentives at heart of debate over sales tax jobs fund – October 26, 2014
‘No’ vote outspends ‘yes’ in Wichita sales tax campaign – October 19, 2014
More groups announce support for proposed sales tax – October 16, 2014
Wichita sales tax vote bringing home costs of future water needs – October 12, 2014
What you would pay under the proposed new sales tax – October 8, 2014
Tax would target fixing worst of Wichita’s streets – September 28, 2014
Finkle:  ‘More oversight than I’ve ever seen’ – September 19, 2014
Proposed 1-cent sales tax would add, expand Wichita bus routes – August 3, 2014

FAQs About Jobs, Getting Involved

Our Frequently Asked Questions series continues this week with information about job and internship opportunities, as well as how members can become more involved with the Chamber.

Jobs and Internships Questions

  1. How do I post job openings on NationJob?
    Posting job openings on NationJob is a FREE benefit to Chamber members with 30 or less employees, and discounts are available to Members with more than 30 FTE. Contact Barb Avery directly at NationJob at 888-256-0920.
  2. How do I get more information about the Spouse Career Network?
    Contact Jan Baggett at 316-268-1113.
  3. I am interested in hiring an intern. Where do I get more information on how to find a qualified intern or post an internship listing?
    Visit www.launchwichita.com.

Involvement Questions

  1. How can I get more information on Committees or Volunteer Opportunities?
    Contact Nicole Robinson at 316-268-1116.
  2. How can I join a leads group?
    Visit our Contacts Club page.
  3. Where do I get more information on advertising opportunities with the Chamber?
    Visit our Sponsorships and Advertising page, then contact Courtney Sendall 316-268-1153.
  4. Do I have to be a Chamber member to join Young Professionals of Wichita (YPW)?
    Visit our Young Professionals of Wichita page.

More Frequently Asked Questions can be found on our website. If you have a question that should be added to our FAQ page, please let us know!

Frequently Asked Questions about Chamber Membership

WMCC-Member Logo-V2-VerticalWe will be answering some frequently asked questions about the Chamber through a series of posts over the next few weeks. Today’s questions and answers deal with Chamber membership.

1. Where do I get more info on how to join the Chamber?
Visit our Membership page, then contact Kresta Dundas at 316-268-1115.

 2. How much does it cost to join the Chamber?
Dues vary depending on the type of industry and number of people employed. Special rates are available for nonprofits. For more information about our membership rate schedule and the wonderful benefits of Chamber membership, contact Kresta Dundas at 316-268-1115.

 3. How can I renew my membership?
Contact Nicole Robinson at 316-268-1116.

4. I never received my Chamber plaque/Digital Member Logos/Welcome Kit. Where do I get one?
Contact Kresta Dundas at 316-268-1115.

5. If my company is a member, does that mean I am a member too?
Yes! When a company becomes a Chamber member, all employees of that company’s local branch/offices are considered Chamber members and have full access to our programs and benefits.

More Frequently Asked Questions can be found on our website. If you have a question that should be added to our FAQ page, please let us know!