Business

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. The business publication recently stated in an article the Memphis could lead the way in minority owned businesses.  Under the leadership of Mayor Jim Strickland, The 800 Initiative, launched in May […]

Business

Memphis Is Thriving With Female Entrepreneurs!

Female entrepreneurship in Memphis is gaining momentum. In almost every industry, new opportunities are available that help women stretch their wings and reach for their dreams. The culture of diversity is strong, and new programs are continually opening avenues that help women to get the financing they need to open businesses and maintain a positive […]

Networking

How to land a job in Memphis, Tennessee

We know that landing that job you have always wanted can be a nerve-wracking but gratifying experience. While a solid resume and substantial work experience are all tools to help you get in the door for the interview, those 20 to 30 minutes that you spend with the interviewer can be all that is needed […]

Business

Epicenter Memphis has extensive impact on entrepreneurship

When you think of Memphis, is entrepreneurship the first topic that comes to mind? If not, Epicenter Memphis is out to change those perceptions. This innovative new location for business brings together the best of the collaborative Memphis ecosystem with the support that creative, community-based businesses need to thrive. They utilize a systems-based approach to […]

Entrepreneurship

Business startup advice for Memphis entrepreneurs

Memphis is a hub of small business, with innovation and change fueling Memphis’ unique culture and offerings. However, starting and maintaining a business is an incredible challenge—according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 50 percent of American businesses fail in the first five years. To help small businesses thrive in Memphis, TN, we’ve […]