Bob Harris: Virtual Planning and On-Line Board Orientation

Boards are restless to prepare for 2021.    Emphasis should be on rebound and recovery for chamber and business.


Board orientation (on-line) and strategic planning (virtual) should be underway.  Both articles include  links to free resources:  1)  Board Orientation Workbook (20 pgs.) and 2) Strategic Planning Guide (2 pgs.)


On-Line Orientation 10-20

Virtual Strategic Planning 10-16-20

Host Requirements During COVID-19

St. Cloud Area Chamber host requirements during COVID-19 example

Assumption of the Risk and Waiver of Liability Relating to Coronavirus/COVID-19

St. Cloud Area Chamber waiver of liability example

Tracking PPP Loans: Search every company approved for federal loans over $150k

Coronavirus Bailouts PPP Loan tracking website

ChamberMaster: Running a golf tournament amid COVID-19

ChamberMaster Low-Touch Golf Tournament


How MCCE members are responding to COVID-19

GrowthZone/ChamberMaster Crisis Management Resources

Minnesota Chamber COVID-19 Business Toolkit

The Chamber Grand Forks/East Grand Forks COVID Business Response Virtual Meeting Series

Bob Harris COVID-19 Resources

Adjusting Budgets Impacted by Crisis
Bill Pawlucy, CAE and Bob Harris, CAE


Associations are Made for Times Like These

Bob Harris, CAE


Covid, a Four-Letter Curse Word in Chambers

Bob Harris, CAE and Jereca Lutz


Did You Prepare for a Pandemic 7-20

Bob Harris, CAE


Demonstrate Strength in Uncertain Times

Bill Pawlucy, CAE and Bob Harris, CAE



Execs Voice Pandemic Concerns

Bob Harris, CAE


Extending Board Terms

Bob Harris, CAE


From Virus to Value and ROI

Bob Harris, CAE


Governance During a Pandemic

Bob Harris, CAE


Leadership Governance Pandemic Book June 2020

Bob Harris, CAE


Making Lemonade with Pandemic Lemons

Bob Harris, CAE


Pandemic Management – Compilation of Articles October 2020

Bob Harris, CAE


Pandemic: Opportunity for Improvement

Bob Harris, CAE


Policy Update in a Pandemic 9-20
Bob Harris, CAE


Professional Development During a Pandemic

Bob Harris, CAE



Bob Harris, CAE


Saving Sponsorships

Bob Harris, CAE


Take the Pulse of Leadership

Bob Harris, CAE

Working Remotely Policy and Procedures

Willmar Lakes Area Chamber Working Remotely Policy & Procedures

Repurpose the Foundation – Does the pandemic open the door to repurpose your foundation?

Repurpose the Foundation: Bob Harris, CAE

Shari Pash COVID-19 Virtual Training

Shari Pash COVID-19 Virtual Training Slide Deck

Shari Pash Chamber Membership Growth Outcomes