When innovation is applied correctly, efficiency is the output. No matter the industry your business is apart of, this output ought to be a daily goal striven toward.
Bham Now Director Pat Byington sat down with the next speaker in the BOLD Speaker Series; Polar Researcher Dr. Jim McClintock .
McClintock touches on several topics including climate change in Antarctica and Alabama; how he would “educate” President-elect Trump about the devastating impacts of climate change he has seen up close in Antarctica and a personal story about why he chose Hand in Paw as his BOLD Speaker Series charity. Join us on Tuesday, Dec. 6th 5:30 at Avondale Brewery. Limited seats. Get tickets here
If you are one to shop until you drop, whether it as soon as the turkey hits the table or the day after, Birmingham has quite a few places for you to find amazing deals. From day-of hours for your favorite stores to featured deals, this guide will help you navigate the madness that is Black Friday.
In just a few hours the Supermoon will be appearing across the US.
Here are tips on how to view and photograph it tonight from NPR.
Don’t miss it. Remember, the moon will not be this close again until 2034.
Do you Recycle? Love Soccer and Good People beer? Are you very patriotic and a big supporter of the US Men’s National Soccer Team?
Well, if you answered “yes” on all these questions, the Alabama Environmental Council and Good People Brewing are holding a special event for you.
Birmingham’s young professional demographic has grown 3x the national average between 2010-2015 and now makes up almost 6% of Birmingham’s population. How many people is that? 12.5K YP’s called Birmingham home in 2015, up from 8K in 2010. (Source: U.S. Census Bureau).
The ‘Ham now ranks 64th out of 150 large U.S. cities for YP growth, up 40 spots from 2010.
YP’s have been attracted to Birmingham’s revitalized areas including Avondale, Woodlawn and Lakeview, as well as downtown.
Checkout the following slideshow of Birmingham’s National Veterans Day Parade 2016 edition.
2016 winners of THE BIG PITCH, presented by PNC are:
$5,000 People’s Choice: Domestique Coffee
$5,000 2nd Place: Party Boutique Kids
$15,000 grand prize: Tropicaleo!
Bham Now’s Vicky Lewis joined the crowds at Thomas Jefferson Towers this afternoon to hear THE BIG PITCH, presentations. Ten finalists participated in a business boot camp to prepare their pitch in front of judges,investors, and a live audience. Catch the kick-off of todays event.
Ever wanted to have a beer with a world famous explorer? Join Bham Now, sponsored by EBSCO, at Avondale Brewery on Dec. 6th for a conversation with Jim McClintock, Explorer Club Fellow, before he takes off for his 15th trip to the Antarctic. We’ll meet upstairs at Avondale Brewing Company Doors open at 5:00 pm for networking. Program from 6 – 7pm. Get ticket here.
The moon makes history this weekend by being its fullest and brightest in decades, so whether you’re in search of a cheap date idea or a just a reason to sit on the back porch this weekend, here you go.
Although extreme drought conditions have spawned wildfires across the Southeast and continue to leave Birmingham dry as a bone, temperatures continue to drop, and the night skies are predicted to be clear this weekend. The cooler weather means it’s still a great time to get outdoors and
enjoy this Veterans Day weekend in all its supermoon glory.
Officially joining the ranks of innovative Americans, associate professor Sarah Parcak of the Univeristy of Alabama at Birmingham will be honored by the Smithsonian Magazine in December.
What do you get when a Lion crosses a Dragon? An 86 to 66 win. In their season-opening game, on November 11th, the UAB Blazers showed the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff what they are made of in an exciting game.
Thanks to the UAB Indian Cultural Association this year’s Diwali event has gotten bigger and better. This celebration is free to everyone and is set for Saturday, November 12th.