SBA Reopens Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance Program

WASHINGTON – To further meet the needs of U.S. small businesses and non-profits, the U.S. Small Business Administration reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible applicants experiencing economic impacts due to..

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Chamber's 2020 Mid-Year Chairman’s Forum to Focus on "After the Virus"

On Tuesday, June 23,  join the Greater Memphis Chamber Chairman Willie Gregory for the Chamber’s first virtual Mid-Year Chairman’s Forum.  Chairman Gregory will give a brief update on the activity the Chamber has engaged in during the first half of the year. ..

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Member Advice with Nancy Denning-Martin

 

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..

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Resource Guide To Building an Equitable and Inclusive Work Culture

As citizens across the nation voice their frustration and anger in the wake of civil unrest, we have heard from Memphis Business Leaders who want to create safe spaces for meaningful dialogue inside their organizations. In response, the Greater Memphis Chamber has..

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How to Ace a Zoom Interview

During the #Coronavirus pandemic, interviews can still happen, but they will likely not be face to face. A virtual interview has a much different feel than in person, and can be arguably more intimidating. But don’t stress, here’s some expert advice to ensure you..

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City of Memphis Curfew Details for Businesses

Curfew Details

Begins June 1, 2020 at 10:00 p.m. through June 2, 2020 and continues nightly from 10:00 p.m. thru 6:00 a.m. until June 8, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. 

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Staying informed about Power Supply Options

In early 2019, Memphis Light Gas & Water (MLGW) advanced the process for developing an Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) to “accurately determine the most viable options should the utility elect to procure electricity from sources other than the Tennessee Valley..

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Industrial Construction in Greater Memphis

The construction pipeline for industrial space in Greater Memphis, Tennessee set a new record as developers continue to be active in Memphis, according to CoStar, a global leader in commercial real estate information. In fact, in a February 2020 publication from..

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3 Reasons Why Public Relations is a Must for Your Business

Public relations. What is it? What purpose does it serve? Is it necessary? According to the Public Relations Society of America, PR is “a strategic communication process that builds mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics.” To put..

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My PPP loan was Funded….Now what? FAQ Part 2

Since inception by way of the CARES Act, the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has been the prime focus for American small businesses. That focus has generated many questions and concerns as such a massive program pieced together in a very short period of time is..

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