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In case you haven’t heard it enough, get out there and vote Birmingham! Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

If I were elected president, my first 100 days would include declaring a national holiday for Bandit Pâtisserie’s almond croissants. There’s truly nothing a bite of one of those won’t fix, or at least alleviate, for a few blissful moments. However, there are many more urgent issues to consider when casting your vote today and other important Birmingham business news to be aware of, some of which does include croissants.

20 Hot Jobs 🔥

Hiring? Post your job. Looking? See listings.

Want a job at the Birmingham bar that rains bubbles from the ceiling and names their drinks after locals? 🍹 Now is your chance—The Atomic Lounge is extending their hours and hiring for bartender and server positions. Email your application to theatomicbham@gmail.com

Customer Success Associate @ Prepaid2Cash. Apply

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Utility Tech/Dishwasher @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply

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Accountant (Part-Time) @ KoBold Metals Company. Apply

Administrative Assistant (Part-Time) @ KoBold Metals Company. Apply


AmeriCorps Members for St. Clair County @ YWCA. Apply

AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.

Youth Development AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA.Apply.

Pell City Shelter AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply

Homelessness Prevention AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply

Family Resource Center AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply

Educational Support AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply

After School Enrichment Program Specialists @ YWCA. Apply

Domestic Violence Support Americorps Members. Apply

DMC Center for Civic Life @ YWCA. Apply

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Tax Accountant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

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Featured Job 🌟

Platform Specialist @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply
Who’s hiring? SIMON Markets is a fast-growing and award-winning FinTech company.The company provides a platform for financial advisers with access to multi-issuer solutions, a depth of educational tools, and advanced post-trade analysis.
What will I do? Platform Specialists are responsible for being experts on the SIMON platform and raising awareness of SIMON to their retail financial advisor networks.
What do I need? Bachelor’s degree, 1-2 years of sales experience, Series 7, 63 certifications and state insurance license required within the first 3-4 months of employment and proficiency in Outlook, Excel and Salesforce.com.


What’s pulling rank in the business world?

PBS called 📞

They want their antiques back. Birmingham will play host to its own Antiques Roadshow when University Pickers moves to Leeds on November 13. The items may be old, but the move is brand new, along with the nine other openings happening in the city this month

A rind is a terrible thing to waste 🍊

Let’s talk trash—Alabama isn’t #1 when it comes to our recycling and composting initiatives. But there’s no need to dish dirt, Field Culture Compost is doing that for us. The composting company will turn your leftovers into environmentally-friendly compost to be used by farmers, landscapers and neighborhood gardens. Here’s how you can get down and dirty, too.

Yeah, Prince, Money Does Matter 2 Night 💸 

And it sure did matter yesterday. 🎶 At least it does if you’re spending it at one of these Birmingham businesses. Your dollars are helping fight for equality, provide clean water to communities in need or going toward creating a more sustainable environment. Yep, that cup of coffee could be more than a prop for your morning meetings.

Ask and you shall receive 💻

If tech is your career end game, chat with the best in the biz during Innovate Birmingham’s LIVE Q&A Interest Session on Tuesday, November 10 at 11AM. The team will be dazzling attendees with their wealth of knowledge and answering questions regarding applications for their 13th cohort. Got better things to do that day? Shoot your shot right now and ask a question online. If you need more info about how stupendous Innovate Birmingham is read our latest article.

Here comes to boom 🎇

Despite the world standing still for the majority of 2020, local startups have continued to move and the direction is forward. Meet the Birmingham pivoters and influencers whose businesses are booming and find out what these teams are doing right.


Bring on the business events





Investing on Small Apartment Buildings Birmingham AL presented by Alabama REI Events
Date: Wednesday, November 4
Time: 7-8PM
Price: Free
Register



Virtual Breakfast Club presented by Tech Birmingham
Date: Thursday, November 5
Time: 8-9AM
Price: Free
Register



Dive into SBA Certifications presented by ASBDC
Date: Thursday, November 5
Time: 9-11AM
Price: Free
Register



Business Continuity Planning: Be Ready for a Disaster presented by UAH SBDC
Date: Thursday, November 5 
Time: 11:30AM-1:30PM
Price: Free
Register



Hired From Home Career Fair presented by On-Board Birmingham and Innovate Birmingham
Date:
Friday, November 6
Time: 11AM-2PM
Price: Free for job seekers | Recruiters: $150 for members of TechBirmingham or BBA | $200 for non-members
Register

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