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1924 Business Day Spreads Prairie Pride through Yelm

In its inaugural year, 1924 Business Day is designed to allow businesses to take part in Prairie Days. We have eight businesses offering 1924 deals this year, and we know that more businesses will want to participate as excitement grows for this discount day. On June...

Yelm Chamber of Commerce Awards 2021 Chamber Business Awards

In 2018, the Yelm Chamber of Commerce wanted to create a way to honor and celebrate our member businesses in specific categories, for the work that they’ve done. We convened a group to curate the Yelm Chamber Business Awards. This group came up with criteria,...

4 Tips for Attracting More Tourists to Your Business

It's that time of year again and many of us are preparing for a return to normal when it comes to the seasonal onslaught of tourism. Even with high transportation costs people are traveling and still—hopefully—buying. If you’d like to attract more tourists to your...

Prairie Days 2022: BACK TO OUR ROOTS!

Save The Date! Prairie Days is back and better than ever! We have so many things being planned and we are rolling the details out as we finalize them all! Starting off the week on 6/21/2022 is 1924 Business Day hosted by your very own Yelm Chamber of Commerce! On this...

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3 Creative Ways to Become Top of Mind

Do you want people to think about your business before all others? Of course, you do. The first step to patronizing your business is remembering it exists. Imagine you have a free evening, and you want to go out to eat. It doesn’t matter how amazing the food is at the...

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4 Ways to Attack (and Attain) Your Business Goals

When you run your own business, you’re the person deciding on the direction. You’re in control of start dates and marketing promos. You’re the one who must hold yourself back from the shiny object syndrome. And yet, so many of us fail on that last one and it’s easy to...

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