“There is not one person in Memphis who will not benefit from this plan.”
Guest writer Jon Sparks explains the newly-released Aerotropolis Master Plan and speaks with business professionals in the area to get their take on the plan.
THE M BLOG »
"The best gifts come in small packages." That's what I like to remind anyone who teases me about my 5'2" frame; however, I tend to forget it when holiday shopping comes around. That's why I've made it my goal this year to think small and shop local when it comes to buying gifts. I probably won't pass up some of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals from the big box stores, but I will make an effort to visit our local small businesses for Small Business Saturday
on November 29.
Memphis Fit »
In every issue of Memphis Crossroads Magazine, we highlight one special business that displays that entrepreneurial spirit that just shines from Memphis. In our Spring 2014 issue, Toby Sells spent some time with Clark Butcher and Robert Taylor who opened Victory Bicycle Studios in 2010. Despite some issues that set the business back a bit, they are now stronger than ever in a new location on Broad Avenue doing what they do best - and what they do best is cycling.
If you're a cyclist - avid or newbie, Victory Bicycle Studios can get you fitted with the gear you need. Once you're set, why not try one of these three trails that Butcher and Taylor promise will be worth the ride.
The Greater Memphis Chamber Staff and Ambassadors joined the Memphis Area Association of Realtors for a ribbon cutting to celebrate their office's new beautiful renovation, located at 6393 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38119.
Are your employees coming to the end of the life cycle of his or her current role? »
One of the advantages of working for a small business is wearing several different hats, learning the business inside and out. If that’s all you’ve ever done, you may not even realize the valuable perspective you have; you’ve always been able to see the big picture. What a difference from your counterparts in large corporate environments who sometimes cannot see the forest for the trees. As a team member in a large corporate hierarchy, the individual often becomes an expert, but in a very narrowly focused area.
The Soundtrack Project »
As immigrants navigate the complex, emotional experience of becoming an American citizen, Rosalva King is there to help.
YOUR CHAMBER AT WORK »
The Greater Memphis Chamber is here to be a resource for area businesses and one way we help businesses grow is through our International Business Council
. The IBC acts as an advocate and strategist for area businesses looking to export products and grow their business in international markets. Members of the IBC travel to key markets each year to promote Memphis as a designation for Foreign Direct Investment, to learn about trade opportunities and connect our region’s businesses to those opportunities.