In the COVID-19 pandemic, the internet is a crucial tool for finding accurate information and aid. But U.S. Census data shows less than half of all households in some of Memphis’ lowest-income neighborhoods have internet access. “What does it take to really connect with people who are disengaged and disconnected in disinvested communities?,” asked Britney Thornton, founder of […]
Thanks to ‘the Rona’ making its way through the streets of Memphis, many events and conferences taking place in the 901 were cancelled or postponed. DAMN! As much as we look at this as a bad thing, there’s some good shining through the tiny open area of your face mask. With more time to plan […]
The verdict is in. Generation Z no longer wants to be referred to as “digital natives.” Just because they’ve only heard rumors of a world before Google doesn’t mean they want to be pigeonholed for their entire existence. Like most generations, they want to break the mold and plot their own destiny, and if recent […]
Be part of the #BringYourSoul movement on the We Are Memphis street team! We’re looking for passionate people who’d like to gain valuable experience with guerrilla and social media marketing at occasional events throughout the year. Street teamers will be required to participate in a paid training workshop. Following onboarding, street teamers will be notified […]
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