Happy Women’s History Month! Kick it off with a week of buzzy Birmingham news

Downtown July 1 Happy Women's History Month! Kick it off with a week of buzzy Birmingham news
Happy Women’s History Month, Birmingham! Photo via Jacob Blakenship for Bham Now

In case it wasn’t apparent enough already, the Golden Globes reinstated that women rock from jaw-dropping looks to big wins (we’re looking at you, Jane Fonda). We can’t wait to celebrate our amazing female leaders in Birmingham all month long. But first, let’s get you situated with a new job, leadership skills and knowledge about the local business scene.

Who else is making history:
🌟 The COVID-19 vaccine. She’s pretty popular, and popularity brings rumors. The Jefferson County Department of Health put together a helpful guide when it comes to fact vs. fiction for the vaccine

🌟  Birmingham and Hoover. They ranked third nationally for strong, positive small business sentiment. Is it braggy to assume we might’ve had something to do with it? 

🌟 Masks. There is no one-size-fits-all box in terms of style or state restrictions. While some states relax or enhance their policies, Alabama’s is due to expire on Friday, March 5 unless extended by Governor Kay Ivey.

Hiring? Post your job. Looking? See listings.

Hot Jobs 🔥

Financial Relationship Consultant @ Regions Bank. Apply.

Investment Accountant @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Director, Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Quality Improvement Coordinator @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Assistant Director, Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Priority Veteran Health Care Navigator @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Sponsored by United Way of Central Alabama

Dietary Aide @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Registered Respiratory Therapist – PICU @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Medical Technologist – Blood Bank @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Sr Financial Systems Analyst @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Registered Respiratory Therapist – PICU @ Children’s Hospital. Apply. @ Children’s Hospital.Apply.

Performance Improvement Engineer @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Sponsored by: Children’s Hospital

Nurse Practioner @ TrustCare. Apply.

RN @ TrustCare. Apply.

LPN @ TrustCare. Apply.

Certified Medical Assistant @ TrustCare.Apply.

Radiologic Technologist @ TrustCare. Apply.

Sponsored by: TrustCare

YWCA Central Alabama Seeking AmeriCorps Members for St. Clair County @ YWCA. Apply.

Sponsored by: YWCA

Inside Sales Specialist @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply

Summer 2021 Internship, Inside Sales @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply

CNC Operator @ Alabama Sawyer. Apply

Business Development Manager @ Red Mountain Theatre Company. Apply

Operations Assistant for Therapeutic Horseback Riding @ TheRed Barn. Apply

Spectrum Field Technician @ Charter Spectrum. Apply.

PT Business & Personnel Manager @ CENTERS LLC at University of Alabama at Birmingham. Apply.

Warehouse Associate @ HGH Hardware Supply, Inc. Apply.

All Positions @ Half Shell Lakeview. Apply.

WordPress Developer/Web Developer. Apply

Benefits Consultant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Senior Accountant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply.

Online Marketing Manager @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Sponsored by: EBSCO Industries

Experienced Line Cook @ Bottega. Apply.

Account Executive @ Broadly. Apply.

Sales Development Representative @
Fleetio. Apply

Director of Marketing @ Williams Blackstock Architects. Apply

Director of Teaching and Learning @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

Learning Specialists (Math/Literacy) @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

K-4th Grade Lead Teachers @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

Sponsored by: Legacy Prep

What’s pulling rank in the business world?

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Nicki Minaj said it best 🏖

Let’s go to the beach, each, let’s go get a wave 🎶at one of these spring break destinations. WIN the ultimate travel package to Gulf Shores, the mountains and other getaway spots valued at $2000+. Head over to The Bama Buzz Instagram and find out how to enter right now! Sponsored by: The Lodge at Gulf State Park, John Skelton Travels, Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce, Lookout Mountain Alabama and Visit Oxford Mississippi

Workin’ for the weekend 🎒

Or should we say *on the weekend for these University of North Alabama Executive Doctor of Business Administration (EDBA) students. The mostly online program switches from Zoom calls to lecture halls during their on-campus residency weekends and they’re livin’ for it—find out why. Sponsored by: University of North Alabama

Need some ice for that burn? 🔥

We’ll do you once better with a cool scoop from Birmingham’s new gelato cafe. Here’s who else is coming in hot (or cold) to the Magic City, including a new coffee cart and taco shop.

Follow the leader 👏

Congratulations to United Ability’s new CEO, Susan Sellers. It’s a big job, but the President of the St. Vincent’s Foundation of Alabama has the shoes to fill it. 

This is not a drill 👷‍♀️

But the event might involve one! Power UP: It’s A Mother Daughter Thing! is going virtual for its sixth annual networking opportunity. But it still hits the nail on the head for teaching 6th-12th grade girls about construction careers. Registration is open and ready to help you build your construction career brick by brick. Sponsored by: Central Six AlabamaWorks!

Reachin’ recovery 💰

Economic recovery? Yeah, we know her. Despite the financial hardships our city and those around the country faced due to COVID-19, Birmingham ranked high on the list for economic recovery compared to other metros

Bring on the business events

PARCA 2021 Annual Forum – Alabama Online: Failure to Connect presented by PRCA Alabama
Date: Monday, March 1-Friday, March 5
Time: 11AM-12PM
Price: Free

Connect powered presented by Forge
Date: Tuesday, March 2
Time: 12-1PM
Price: Free

Marketing Foundations presented by Forge
Date: Wednesday, March 3
Time: 12-1PM
Price: Free

Breakfast Club presented by TechBirmingham
Date: Thursday, March 4
Time: 8-9AM
Price: Free

LinkedIn for Business Development – Posting presented by Bruntwood SciTech
Date: Thursday, March 4
Time: 7-8:15PM
Price: Free

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