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How wellness programs benefit business Workplace Wants p Office design with health in mind

Our Dayton Area Business Relies on CareWorksComp to Help Us Improve Safety and Control Our Ohio Workers Compensation Costs The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors an Ohio workers compensation pro

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FOCUS is a quarterly publication of the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce. It is distributed to Chamber members and regional businesses. Copies are available online at www.daytonchamber.org. The Chamber

TABLE OF CONTENTS FEATURE STORY 6 WORKPLACE WELLNESS A TWOPRONGED APPROACH CHAMBER ACADEMY 22 24 27 27 WORKPLACE WANTS MEMBERS ON THE MOVE VOLUNTEERS OF THE QUARTER 2017 DIRECTOR LEVEL SUPPORTERS CH

FEATUR E S TORY WORKPLACE WELLNESS A TWOPRONGED BENEFIT Helping employees stay healthy is good for the employee and for the company By Vince McKelvey, FOCUS contributor T 6 wo or three times a week

Wale walking around the building during lunch. And if its not so nice They can hop on a treadmill in the companys onsite workroom. This is like a break from work and at the same time, doing something

an annual physical and preventative screenings. The difference ended up being about 20 a month for the single rate, Gossett said. We had a 64 percent participation rate, which we were very pleased wit

Chris Wilhite, 52, works in RTAs machine shop and also takes part in both of RTAs incentive plans. His ongoing goal is to maintain his target weight. As a runner, he said, he finds great value in Sher

THE FUTURE OF CANCER CARE The Kettering Cancer Center was designed by patients, for patients The Kettering Cancer Center is located in the Pavilion on Kettering Medical Centers campus. This fullservic

CHAMBER ACADEMY KEEPING EMPLOYEES HEALTHY IS YOUR PROBLEM By Julie Oswalt, Write on Target, Inc. 12 DAYTON FOCUS Summer 2017

L ifestyle diseases have grown to an epidemic status over the past decade. A lack of physical activity, poor nutrition and tobacco use continue to be the primary drivers in the prevalence of chronic

Inoffice health screenings can create a positive workplace culture and encourage healthy living. entitled to preferred pricing from chamber partner EAP Plus. Offer both health screenings and educatio

ECONOM I C I NDI CATOR S The chambers monthly publication, Economic Indicators, provides useful information to allow analysis of our regions economic health and predictions for future performance. Th

Sales Tax Collections County Rate Dec 2016 Dec 2015 12 Mo. Change YTD 2016 YTD 2015 YTD Change Butler......................... 0.75 .................... 3,782,983 ................3,614,713 ..........

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ECONOM I C OUTL OOK SLOW AND STEADY Dayton Area Chambers economic forecast projects continued growth By Holly Allen Jessica Wagner, Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce Growth of the local healthcare in

notes that the growth in the logistics sector locally could play a part in adjusting the labor market and wages for manufacturing, which has struggled to find qualified workers with a starting salary

CHAMBER ACADEMY WORKPLACE WANTS What you should know about the standing at work conversation Compiled by Mark Williams, President CEO, Elements IV Interiors I 22 f there are benefits to standing w

WANTED WAYS TO GET MOVING IN THE WORKPLACE Good workplace design can be used as a tool to encourage a healthy mix of standing, sitting and movement. For example, standing meeting areas used as collabo

MEMBERS ON THE MOVE SOUTHWEST OHIO LOGISTICS CONFERENCE The 2nd Annual Southwest Ohio Logistics Conference welcomed 135 people to the Sinclair Conference Center on February 14, 2017. The conference fe

MEMBERS ON THE MOVE FIRST FINANCIAL BANK First Financial Bank hosted a grand opening of its new branch at Cornerstone of Centerville on March 14, 2017. The new branch offers retail, residential mortga

MEMBERS ON THE MOVE FIXAPHONE On March 10, 2017, the Dayton region welcomed its FixAPhone location at 5816 Wilmington Pike in Centerville. The wireless repair center focuses on keeping its clients mob

CHAMBER CHATTER VOLUNTEERS OF THE QUARTER Volunteers of the Quarter for the fourth quarter of 2016 were recognized at the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees meeting on February 22, 201

CHAMBER CHATTER EXPLORE BUDAPEST, VIENNA PRAGUE IN 2017 28 DAYTON FOCUS Summer 2017

J oin the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce as we embark on this exciting tour of three historic cities. With stays in Budapest, Vienna Prague, this tour offers the opportunity to explore some of the

Stevens Aviation is located at the Dayton International Airport just minutes from Downtown Dayton. Stevens offers full maintenance and airframe upgrades, mobile AOG service, avionics repair and instal

The Dayton Convention Center Downtown Dayton, Ohio ThinkTVs Around the Kitchen is the Dayton Regions newest food, kitchen and home show Were seeking vendors to sell and showcase their products to 1000

CHAMBER ADVOCACY OHIO CONSIDERING STATE BUDGET PROPOSAL What does it mean for your business By Chris Kershner, Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce 32 DAYTON FOCUS Summer 2017

O hios operating budget is the topic of conversation in legislative circles, caucus meetings and committee hearings in Columbus. Governor John Kasich introduced the 144 billion biennial Executive Bud

CHAMBER ADVOCACY Getting down to business with... Congressman PAT TIBERI Q Congressman Tiberi, you have been a champion for exploring innovative solutions to addressing the heroinopioid epidemic tha

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