Author Archive for: Austin Young Chamber

April Member of the Month: Texas Mutual Insurance Company

This month we're highlighting Texas Mutual Insurance Company - a Young Chamber Corporate Member and the state's leading workers' compensation provider. We talked with Arielle Sadler, Senior Technical Writer & Trainer, about how Texas Mutual is a true community partner and how they are working to address some of the biggest issues in the Austin community to build a stronger Texas workforce!...

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Palacios-Woods leaving Young Chamber to lead Capital IDEA

After almost five years leading an organization that provides programs and resources to support the largest and most diverse generation in the U.S. Labor Workforce, Alyssia Palacios-Woods has announced her departure from the Austin Young Chamber. The Young Chamber Board of Directors is currently searching for a replacement. Palacios-Woods’ last day on the job is June 3, 2022....

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Why You, a People Manager, Should Send Your Employees to the LEAD Summit! (AND Pay for It!)

As we all know, The Great Resignation is most definitely upon us. Now more than ever employees are wanting more from their employers. For nonprofits, small local businesses, and start-ups, those perks aren’t easily available. Sending your employees to LEAD Summit shows you value them and WANT to see them grow both personally and professionally. Hear from Alex Villa, Chief Operating Officer for the American Red Cross serving Central and South Texas and Young Chamber Board Member, on why he's sent his team to LEAD Summit the past 3 years!...

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