Memphis-Based Startups to Watch in 2019

Every year, hundreds of new businesses open in Memphis. Some take the place of old companies that have closed while others spring up simply from the imagination of someone just like yourself. They have a dream and a passion for their line of work so they do everything in their power to hit the […]

 

How to optimize your Linkedin profile and land a job in Memphis

If you’ve gone job hunting recently, chances are you’ve stumbled upon the importance of having an updated and optimized LinkedIn profile. There are a number of companies that won’t even look at your resume if you don’t have one uploaded to LinkedIn. While most HR departments and others hiring […]

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How to find your perfect business idea in Memphis

Have you always had a desire to open up your own business? Maybe you’ve known you were meant to be an entrepreneur, but you’re just not sure what the right kind is for you. It can sometimes be a struggle to know what works for you personally and what doesn’t. After all, you’ll be investing […]

 

4 Reasons to Start a Business in Your 30s

Have you ever had the itch to ditch the traditional day job and go at it on your own? Maybe you’ve always dreamed of opening a restaurant, or you have a passion for design and want to start your own Web design company. Whatever dream you may have, there’s a good chance you’ve […]

 

5 Steps to Starting a Business In Memphis

Do you have a business idea? Are you trying to turn that idea into a reality? If so, Memphis is the perfect destination to set up shop. With healthy tax breaks, a growing talent pool to pull from and a physical location that puts you in the middle of transit lanes and the ability to […]

 

Tips to Market Your Memphis Business on Social Media

Your customers are on social media. You already know this, which is why you know using social media is necessary to connect with your target audience. But how do you best take advantage of what social media has to offer? You can’t just toss up whatever onto your accounts and expect your […]

 

Looking to relocate your business to Memphis? Here’s how to do it!

Are you looking for a new destination for your business? With so many possible locations around the country, there is no limit to possible options. So, it is important to do your homework and dive into what each city can offer you. There are a number of reasons why you should consider Memphis, […]

 

This entrepreneur is paying it forward by helping restaurant owners in Memphis!

Lisa Toro is a Memphis native who’s grown right along with the city. And while she started off in a number of higher profile corporate positions, she didn’t feel these jobs were her true calling. She wanted to help others experience success and grow their passions. So, Toro and her […]

 

How Startup Businesses Can Thrive in Memphis

When creating a business and following your dream, the landing spot for your new company is often as important as the idea itself. You need a city that allows you to cultivate your business. You need a location that gives you the space to breathe, and yet provides you with access to the […]

 

Top podcasts that every entrepreneur should listen to!

Entrepreneurs have in their DNA a desire to grow and learn. They crave new understanding and seek new skills. But finding the time and energy (and funds!) to attend every exciting seminar or read every bestselling book can be hard, if not impossible. So how can entrepreneurs grow amid their […]

 

Forbes says Memphis could lead the way in minority owned businesses!

Memphis is a place where people thrive. It’s a city filled with promise and opportunities, especially towards our entrepreneurs. According to Forbes, we’re spearheading the movement. Gaining Forbes Attention Whenever Forbes catches wind of business activity it either means something […]

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The Market

The Unstoppable City. Here in Memphis, we don’t just talk about changing the world, we do it every day. We keep commerce moving forward while staying firmly rooted in our values. We’re cutting-edge, with a rich soul that shines through in everything we do.

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Fostering Growth

Memphis is a city of doers, dreamers and believers. And we didn’t get there all on our own. The streets of Memphis are lined with countless businesses that started small and grew into something bigger because our city rallied around them through the strong business environment Memphis provides with a focus on fostering business growth. Memphis has been named the nation’s best metropolitan area for black owned companies in 2017. Want to know why?

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Entrepreneurs

Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers and world-shakers come to Memphis to bring their ideas to life and make their mark. With a supportive and highly connected business network, a vibrant academic community and an affordable cost of living, Memphis has a can-do culture that embraces social, creative, philanthropic, and business entrepreneurs.

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Business Relocation

Memphis is the place where businesses grow and more businesses are relocating here than ever before. Memphis is at the center of global commerce – with an unparalleled multi-modal capability that moves goods to market fast and a B2B culture that supports access to new customers and markets worldwide.

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Business Relocation

Memphis is at the center of global commerce – with an unparalleled multi-modal capability that moves goods to market fast and a B2B culture that supports access to new customers and markets worldwide. With a central location, an abundance of higher education institutions, a large talent pool, […]

 

Doing Business in Memphis

Memphis has changed the world… and we’re not done yet. In fact, we’re just getting started. Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers; and world-shakers come to Memphis year after year to bring their ideas to life and make their mark on an ever-evolving city. With a supportive and highly […]

 

Entrepreneurship

Memphis has changed the world… and we’re not done yet. Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers; and world-shakers come to Memphis to bring their ideas to life and make their mark. With a supportive and highly connected business network, a vibrant academic community and an affordable cost of […]

 

Fostering Growth

Memphis is full of businesses that started small and grew into something bigger thanks to their loyal customer following and the supportive business environment that Memphis provides with an ever-increasing emphasis on growth. Locally owned businesses are a cornerstone of Memphis culture, and […]

 

Memphis Economy

Memphis economic development is thriving. Downtown is experiencing a building boom, with entrepreneurs flocking to the city’s innovation districts. We’re a top-10 city for technology jobs, our major corporations continue to cultivate creativity, and our cost of living is among the lowest in the […]

 

Start-Ups

To thrive in today’s robust and competitive economy, startups need opportunity, plentiful resources and creativity. Memphis is one of the few cities in the country where this attractive combination is astonishingly easy to come by. As the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, the home of the blues and […]

 

The Market

The soul of Memphis runs deep—and over the last decade, the Bluff City has been making quite a name for itself. More specifically, Memphis has staked its claim as one of the most progressive and diverse major metropolitan communities in the United States. We are a hub of commerce, education, […]

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If you’re looking for a new line of work, or you’re considering a move to Memphis and will need a new employer, you can apply to work at hundreds of fantastic businesses. Some of these are large corporations; others are startups with a bright future. Memphis is also a great destination to start […]

 

What you need to know about Audacity Fest!

Audacity Fest is right around the corner. But what exactly is Audacity Fest and what should you expect? We’ve got the answers to all the important questions right here. From where it’s taking place to what it will deep dive into, here’s what you need to know before heading out […]

 

Thrillist said Memphis is one of the coolest places around the world!

The website Thrillist is constantly looking for new and exciting places to visit, foods to try and destinations to discover. Recently the website released an article about the 15 coolest places around the world to visit in August. Memphis just happened to make the list. Here are a handful of […]

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