Professional & Leadership Development

The St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce provides a network of programming options for our members. Whether you are looking for networking, leadership development or professional development opportunities, we have something for you. We also offer trade shows, volunteer opportunities and programs for high school students.

Lunchtime Learning

Educational programming for busy professionals over the lunch hour. This series takes place the first Wednesday of the month (September – June) from noon-1 p.m.

Join us for:

  • Current information on relevant business topics
  • Presentations by local business experts
  • Connections to other business professionals through a business card exchange
Lunchtime Learning
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St. Cloud Area Leadership Program

Annual community leadership program tailored to meet the changing needs of Central Minnesota. Applications required. Selected participants meet monthly from September to May.

Join us for:

  • Increased personal leadership and critical thinking skills
  • Professional growth and confidence
  • Enhanced community connections and awareness
St. Cloud Area Leadership Program
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NEXT – Chamber’s Emerging Leaders

A program for the NEXT generation of business leaders .Meets the second Tuesday of each month.

Join us for:

  • Professional Development
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Access to prominent community leaders
NEXT Emerging Leaders
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Supervisor Development Certificate Program

Training for new supervisors or those who want to strengthen their leadership skills. Courses begin in January.

Join us for:

  • Up-to-date information on HR and employment law topics
  • Tools and resources geared toward supervisors and managers
  • Connections to supervisors in other industries and businesses


Supervisor Development
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Professional Dialogue Group

Open and frank communication among small groups of business owners. Meets September through May.

Join us for:

  • Personal network of business owners and chief executives
  • Confidential environment to share business conflicts and plans
  • Feedback and ideas to help grow your company
Professional Dialogue Group