The Best Young Entrepreneur Groups to Join in Memphis

Memphis is a mecca for young movers, shakers, innovators and entrepreneurs. That said, entrepreneurship can be a long and lonely road, which is why it’s important to be surrounded by like-minded people. Finding entrepreneurial groups in Memphis can aid you in growing your business by way of […]

 

Memphis is transforming STEM education and workforce opportunities!

The ancient Egyptian city of Memphis was a port city with an island nestled in the Nile Valley. It bustled with industry, innovation and the ambitious people those qualities attract—and now its namesake in Tennessee is living up to that reputation. If you’re looking to attend college for […]

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FedEx offers free college tuition for Memphis employees

You heard correctly Memphis! FedEx is offering free tuition for Memphis-based employees to earn an online degree from the University of Memphis. The partnership will also allow employees who lack a high school diploma to earn a high school-equivalent degree. According to the University of […]

 

September volunteer events you can be a part of

Memphis is known for its music and its cuisine, but good tunes and good eating both require heart. In addition to pouring their souls into a blues lick or the perfect BBQ sauce, Memphians are also invested in caring for one another and bettering the wider world. Whether you’re interested in […]

 

Memphis and millennials: The growing story

Memphis is resilient, hardworking, persevering and generous—it’s a tough city with a big heart that understands the need to change with the times while keeping the core identity that has defined it for generations intact. It’s a place that, increasingly, young people are calling home. […]

 

Memphis graduates, here are the top 5 things to know when job-hunting!

So, you’ve graduated from college. First of all, congratulations! That’s a big deal, and we all know it’s not easy. We also know that once the celebrating is over, the hard part really starts—finding a job. We don’t need to go on about the current job market because […]

 

A year to volunteer in Memphis

MLK50 was only a few days ago, but Memphis’ hope for the future of its community is stronger and fresher than ever. The National Civil Rights Museum challenged the city, asking us all “Where do we go from here?” Following this anniversary, Memphis is going to honor Dr. King’s legacy […]

 

Just graduated? Here are the hottest jobs in Memphis!

If you just entered the job market or are getting ready to make your debut as a young professional, you know how intimidating the idea of seeking jobs after graduation can feel. It may seem like a daunting task, but if you know where to look and what to look for, your job search will go […]

 

3 Organizations that connect young professionals in Memphis

Congratulations! Those four (sometimes six) years of hard work paid off; you’re a newly minted college graduate about to take a month off before starting your first ever full-time role. Now what? Or say you get that dream gig you’ve been vying for: Account Executive for the […]

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Internships

For recent college graduates looking to launch their careers, an internship is a great place to start—and so is Memphis!

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Start-Ups

Memphis makers are creating new products, building new businesses, telling their stories and adding energy to a city already bursting with vitality.

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Major Employers

If you’re looking for a job (or better yet, a career), you’d be well served to take a close look at Memphis employers for your job growth. Here’s an inside look at some of the power players in Memphis.

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Memphis Economy

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 country.

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Internships

For recent college graduates looking to launch their careers, an internship is a great place to start—and so is Memphis! Here’s why. Why an internship in Memphis? You’ve got to start somewhere, right? A Memphis internship offers the opportunity to work alongside seasoned […]

 

Job Listings

Find a job in Memphis Are you seeking employment or looking to change careers? If so, we encourage you to search for Memphis job openings using a Jobs Board from MemphisWorks. There are over 70,000 businesses based in Memphis, and many are hiring today!

 

Major Employers

They specialize in logistics, automotive retail, paper manufacturing, employment services and metals. They generate revenue in the hundreds of billions of dollars. They employ thousands. They are the largest companies in Memphis—and they’re hiring. If you’re looking for a job (or […]

 

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Volunteer

Year to Volunteer Year to Volunteer is Volunteer Odyssey’s response to the National Civil Rights Museum call to action of “Where do we go from here?” We are launching a year long initiative to mobilize and foster a lasting culture of volunteerism in Memphis and surrounding areas. Our goal is to […]

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Memphis weekly recap!   There is always something wonderful happening right here in Memphis. We are a city of doers, dreamers, and believers. That’s what drives this unstoppable city. With so much going on, we sometimes miss the stories that make this city great. Don’t worry, here is a […]

 

See the historic Memphis Central Station in all its glory!

Memphis is full of historic landmarks, pavilions, and more. Many of these are still standing and structurally sound after many decades. The history of Memphis Central Station Railroads played an important role in the growth of Memphis, which has served as a commercial hub for years. The […]

 

Memphis – The newest startup hub for business beyond the Silicon Valley?

Memphis is never going to be mistaken for Silicon Valley, and isn’t trying to be. That said, Memphis has quietly and unassumingly become a viable hub startup businesses and entrepreneurs. Built for business When you think of business and technology centers, Memphis may not be the first […]

 

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