A low cost of living, an economic boom and a reputation as one of the most authentic and unique cultures in the South have all contributed to making Memphis a hot spot for young professionals.
Looking for ways to get more connected to the Memphis community?
Here are five ways to get plugged in to everything Memphis has to offer.
1. Find a Job in MemphisInterested in working for a Memphis company? Search our Member Jobs Postings page for opportunities in Memphis or add your resume to our Resume Bank to get your name in front of hiring managers at top Memphis companies.
Review a list of Top Employers in the Greater Memphis Region to find out more about our thriving business scene. If you are looking for a career path, take some time to learn more about some of the industries that fuel the Memphis economy.
2. Join Soundcheck Young Professionals Council
If you are looking for opportunities to get involved in Memphis, the Greater Memphis Chamber’s Soundcheck Young Professionals Council is a great place to meet new friends, explore professional development opportunities, get connected with leaders in Memphis and to learn more about community engagement opportunities. In addition, it is also a great place to meet some of the brightest young talent in Memphis.
Soundcheck features signature programming designed to engage young professionals. Our programs include the Corner Office Series where Soundcheck members get the chance to meet leaders from the city’s top companies to learn firsthand about their experiences growing as a professional. In addition, Soundcheck members have a biannual membership luncheon, mixers and a yearly service project.
If you’d like to learn more about Soundcheck, contact Marley Bates.
3. Find fun events in the Community Calendar
Our community calendar is filled with events and opportunities for young professionals to get plugged into Memphis. From 5K races to volunteer opportunities to networking luncheons and more, there’s always something exciting to do in the Bluff City. Check out the Greater Memphis Chamber Community Events Calendar to find out what’s happening in Memphis.
Visit the Chamber's Events Calendar to find unique programing and opportunities to get more connected to the Memphis business community.
4. Browse the Greater Memphis Relocation Guide
The Greater Memphis Relocation Guide is a great source for information about where to eat, where to live, attractions, things to do and more. This guide is written by locals and includes great insider tips on a wind range of topics.
Find great local insight on the best places to dine, the most fun music venues as well as continuing education opportunities directly from Memphians.
If you are interested in learning more about all the new things going on in Memphis, check out Momentum Magazine for details on the $19 billion in new investment underway across the region.
5. Sign up for Memphis Monday Morning Emails
Every Monday morning the Greater Memphis Chamber delivers an info-filled e-newsletter packed with updates on upcoming events, important Memphis news, job postings and opportunities to get engaged in the community. Sing up for our free weekly emails to stay in the know about happenings, business and community news in the Greater Memphis region.
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