Membership Engagement Survey
During the first week of October the Chamber conducted a survey asking member input as to their engagement with the Chamber. The following is a summary of the questions asked, and the results:
How long have you been a CDA Chamber Member?
34% of respondents have been members for 16 or more years; with 24.5% less than 3 years.
What are the top reasons that you belong to the Chamber?
63.5% indicated it is for the networking opportunities
52% for being engaged in the greater good for the local economy
50% for being community minded
45% voiced that they want to stay up to date on what’s happening in the community.
Do you read your weekly email from the Chamber?
73% stated that they read the Chamber’s weekly emails.
How important is it to you that your business is listed on the Chamber website?
58% believe that their business listing on the Chamber’s website is very important.
What programs have you or co-workers attended in the past year?
78% attend Upbeat Breakfast
67% Business After Hours
45% The Business Fair
64% Other events
Have you or a co-worker attended a non-chamber class, seminar or event that was promoted in the Chamber newsletter?
51% have used the newsletter to learn about seminars and attend programs that are put on by other organizations, such as SBDC and Idaho Department of Labor.
What can the Chamber do to help your business?
36.5% did make comments and provided open-ended feedback that staff is currently analyzing.
Off the top of your head, do you know what the acronym NICHE stands for?
The acronym NICHE stands for North Idaho Consortium for Higher Education.