May the 4th be with you as you attend business events, apply for jobs + more in Birmingham

I know as much about the Star Wars franchise as Lucille Bluth, but this line (sign up for the newsletter to see what I’m talking about) from the late Jessica Walter in Arrested Development never fails to make me smile. Put away your lightsabers and take out a pencil—you’re going to want to make a note of these business events, open jobs and buzzy news.

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Quick bites (because there’s too much to fit in one newsletter 😅) :


🌟GIVEAWAY WINNER 🌟Congrats to @houseofalexander for winning Bama Buzz’s $200 gas card. Sad you missed out? Follow Bama Buzz on Instagram so you can get a cool shoutout too, and even cooler prizes.

🌟 Cinco de Mayo is tomorrow—are you prepared for a mid-week celebration? These spots in Birmingham have you covered.

🌟 The OTP we’ve always shipped: wine + local delivery. ❤️ The duo is now a dream come true with this new app.


Hiring? Post your job. Looking? See listings.


Hot Jobs 🔥


Bham Now Social Media Manager @ Bham Now. Apply.

Bham Now Content Producer @ Bham Now. Apply.

Customer Success Manager @ Babypalooza. Apply.

Marketing Coordinator @ O’Neal Library. Apply.

Sales Development Representative @ Fleetio. Apply.

Business Systems Administrator @ Fleetio. Apply.

Manager/Director (Analysis) @ Opportunity Alabama. Apply.

Customer Advocate- Implementation Specialist @ Immediate Solutions Inc. Apply.

Financial Relationship Consultant
@ Regions Bank. Apply.

Sponsored by Regions Bank

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

Public Relations Specialist @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Content Writer @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

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

Facilities Maintenance Manager @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

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

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

Sponsored by United Way of Central Alabama

Educator Diabetes @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Staff Nurse Float Pool @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Desktop Support Specialist III @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

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

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

Sr Financial Systems Analyst @ 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

Sr Software Engineer @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Product Owner @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

SQL Developer @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Benefits Consultant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Senior Accountant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply.

Online Marketing Manager @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Sponsored by EBSCO Industries


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?

Fix a (s)crummy situation 👏

By adding an “S” and registering for a Scrum Master/Product Owner certification. The program helped these three Birmingham innovators build a team stronger than the Avengers and cut work time in halfSponsored by Sigao Studios

Sour this new biz with love 🍻

Pucker up, because Avondale Brewing recently opened a new sour room. Whether you’re hopping on the bandwagon or are hopping to Bandwagon, a new sporting goods store, there are plenty more openings in Birmingham to check out as well.

Europinion matters 🧐

On whether or not Alabama marble is just as good as Italian. Here’s a hint: it is and it might even be more unique. Giuseppe Telara, whose family has been in the business for seven decades, tells us why. Sponsored by AM3 Stone

You don’t gotta go to work 💼

But, as Fifth Harmony says, you gotta put in work, work, work, work, work, work, work. So why not swap those sweats for some sweet office amenities at one of Birmingham’s trendiest coworking spaces.

Grab a chainsaw 👊

And get ready to clear a path to success. The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham is hosting Clearing the Path, an event focused on building a more inclusive workforce and economy in Alabama. Sponsored by The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham

Good for the sole 👟

Move over Tim Gunn—two local designers are making it work on their own at Hardware Park. The Shoe School, run by Jennifer Siletski and Gary Chwatuk, will train students in the art of shoe and handbag making.


Bring on the Business Events

Tuneful Tuesday, presented by PNC and the Alabama Symphony Orchestra
Date: Tuesday, May 4
Time: Tune in any time
Price: Free
Watch here

Financial Literacy – Master Your Credit & Household Spending Plan! presented by United Way of Central Alabama
Date: Tuesday, May 4
Time: 12-1:30PM
Price: Free
Register

Birmingham Virtual Career Fair and Job Fair presented by National Career Fairs
Date: Tuesday, May 4
Time: 10AM-6PM
Price: Free
Register

Breakfast Club presented by TechBirmingham
Date: Thursday, May 6
Time: 8-9AM
Price: Free
Register

Velocity Demo Day 2021 & Open House presented by Innovation Depot
Date: Thursday, May 6
Time: 3:30-5:30PM
Price: Free
Register

Beers, Blockchain, and Marco. presented by Birmingham Blockchain Meetup
Date: Friday, May 7
Time: 5:30-7:30PM
Price: Free
Register

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