AYC News

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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Voter Resources for November 2021 Election

On November 2, 2021 and in the weeks of early voting, Austin-area voters will have the opportunity to vote on ten ballot propositions. The Austin Young Chamber encourages all young professionals, and all voters, to learn more about each proposition and cast your ballot. Read on for resources and recommendations on positions from the Austin Young Chamber....

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