Bridging the Gap Between Job Vacancies and Ex-offenders

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris both agree that helping ex-offenders get connected to jobs is a top priority to create prosperity for all in the Greater Memphis region.

 

"Reducing recidivism and helping ex-offenders get back on their..
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Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt, Author of Biased

Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt is widely considered one of the world’s leading experts on racial bias. She is a professor of psychology at Stanford and a recipient of a 2014 MacArthur “genius” grant. Dr. Eberhardt has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, the..

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Ribbons: Empire Beauty School

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Methodist Germantown CMO & U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Earns Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

The Mid-South Quality Productivity Center offers an evening Lean Six Sigma program for Yellow, Green, and Black belt certifications. This 17-week course is conducted each Tuesday evening from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Whitehaven Campus of Southwest Tennessee..

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How to Develop and Improve Industry Standards

Technology is growing at an exponential rate, and it’s important for industries to adapt their standards accordingly in order for companies and organizations to work with one another efficiently.

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Member Advice with Michelle Burns

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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3 Ways the Chamber Can help your business grow

When you invest in the Greater Memphis Chamber, you invest not only in the success of your business, but in the success of the Greater Memphis region. We are the voice of business in West Tennessee, advocating on behalf of thousands of businesses and working every..

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Chamber Recap | May 13-17, 2019

It was a busy week at the Greater Memphis Chamber. Here's a quick overview of some of the important events and activities from the week of May 16, 2019.

Legislative update

On May 17th, the Chamber's State lobbyist, Wendell Moore, briefed members of the Government..

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Considerations in Creating a Diverse Workplace

It is almost axiomatic in the 21st Century that workplace diversity is not merely a good thing but that it is nearly a mandatory component of running a successful business. That said, what does “diversity” mean? For some employers, it’s ensuring that a workplace is..

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HIRE Memphis Connects Youths to Local Jobs

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