Austin Job opportunities: COVID-19
Jul 13, 2020
These businesses have let us know that they are hiring multiple positions.
The latest City of Austin COVID-19 orders and ordinances
Jul 10, 2020
On Monday, June 22, Mayor Steve Adler released new orders to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
COVID-19 Impact on the Downtown Office Market and Tenants
Jul 9, 2020
We recently surveyed downtown property owners, managers, developers and tenants to understand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the downtown office market.
What you need to know about reopening the state of Texas
Jul 2, 2020
Stay informed regrading Texas policies and the spread of COVID-19 here.
SD14 candidate forum recap
Jun 29, 2020
On Wednesday, June 24, the Austin Chamber, in partnership with our sister chambers, hosted a forum with the candidates for Texas Senate District 14 previously held by Senator Kirk Watson.
RSM monthly GDP index: Negative real growth continues into the second quarter
Jun 25, 2020
The RSM monthly index of real GDP growth that turned negative in March has now dropped below levels recorded during the financial crisis and Great Recession of 2007-9.
Transitioning back to the workplace: How to navigate, stay safe and avoid liability
Jun 24, 2020
A recap of the June 18th webinar
COVID-19: Healthcare & Testing Resources
Jun 23, 2020
Our members are providing healthcare resources and advice amid COVID-19.
400,000 free masks for locally owned small businesses in Austin
Jun 22, 2020
Austin Emergency Supply Foundation provides free masks to small businesses and organizations in Austin that cannot afford masks and sells masks to those who can.
Paycheck Protection Program FAQs for Small Businesses
Jun 17, 2020
You can apply for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) at any lending institution that is approved to participate in the program through the existing U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) lending program and additional lenders approved by the Department of Treasury.
Travis County launches small business grant program
Jun 16, 2020
Businesses within Travis County that are outside of the Austin city limits may qualify for grants of up to $40,000 for economic relief, and businesses must complete the pre-eligibility questionnaire no later than July 3.
Data security in a remote workplace
Jun 16, 2020
On Thursday, June 11th, we were joined by IT leaders from Forcepoint, Dell Technologies and Silicon Labs to learn data security best practices that organizations of all sizes can use as they shift gears from crisis response to a new normal.