Memphis outpaces peers in 2018 Job growth

On the heels of a Bloomberg report that put Memphis at the top of metro job growth in January 2019, newly revised jobs data reveals stronger growth for the Greater Memphis MSA in 2018 than previously reported. For the 12 months ending in January 2019, job growth in..

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5 Advantages of Spending with Locally-owned businesses

The image of a Buy Local initiative may conjure up thoughts of mom and pop restaurants and retail establishments, but creating a culture of local purchasing preference is about a much wider range of businesses than just those traditionally considered part of Main..

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3 Steps to Increasing Local Purchasing Preference in Memphis

“Small and locally-owned businesses create the majority of the jobs in the economy and we’ve got to do more as a business community to encourage spending with our own companies already right here in Memphis.”

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Member Advice with Pat Nelson

It takes hard work, dedication and sometimes good old fashion luck to build a strong, profitable business. One of the best pieces of advice for entrepreneurs and emerging business owners is to get smart insights from people who have been there before.

See what Pat..

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Member Advice with Kelly Dobbins

 

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2019: The Year of the Employee

It’s common knowledge that people are the greatest asset for any business. In 2019, good employees will never be more important – or more difficult to find. In this new year, employees will hold most of the cards, but employers can woo the best of them with a few..

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Meet the Chairman's Circle: Alex Teague

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8 Methods to Target People on Their Mobile Devices

According to eMarketer, the average American adult spent more than three hours a day on their mobile device in 2018. At that rate, cellphone screen time is set to surpass that of television this year. What does this mean for marketers? It means more of your digital..

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Ribbons: Fifty Seven Pounds

5350 Poplar Avenue Suite 200, Memphis, TN 38119

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Workforce Development and Economic Development Go Hand-in-Hand

In the next few months, Memphis will be viewed as ‘ground zero’ when it comes to transforming our workforce.

Giving our citizens the tools that they need to be successful has been a passion of mine since I was a child, from literally first becoming a teacher to my..

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