There are over 20 colleges and universities in the region.
Creating Hospitality & Tourism Jobs
Elvis Presley’s Graceland, the National Civil Rights Museum, and the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest attract hundreds of thousands of visitors each year
As one of the biggest cities in the state, Memphis and the greater Memphis region is a center for art, commerce, and entertainment. With a reputation as a key player in American history and culture, Memphis is a fascinating place to call home. Whether you want city living or you are interested in setting up in the surrounding area, there’s no shortage of exciting places to live and work. Check out the industries below to learn more about the region’s in-demand jobs. The Greater Memphis region includes Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, and Tipton counties.
Top Industries in the Region
Using the latest technology, these professionals make the things that make everyday life possible.
Finance & Accounting
There's more to finance and accounting than you might think. Learn more about this fascinating industry.
If you want to make a difference, a job in Healthcare might be right for you! Healthcare professionals work in all kinds of settings and have an important role in all communities.
Careers in IT can be both challenging and rewarding. One of the best things about these careers is that they offer continuous opportunities for learning. As technologies advance, there's always something interesting to learn and new skills to acquire.
Transportation & Logistics
The transportation and logistics industry is focused on moving people and products by road, air, rail, and water. This is an industry that’s growing fast and plays a critical role in how we manage, move, buy, and sell products.
Greater Memphis Resources
- Operation Stand Down Tennessee
- Alpha Omega Veterans Services, Inc.
- Operation Stand Down MidSouth
- Veterans Placement & Staffing
- Department of Veteran's Affairs