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Columbus Named #3 City for Millennials by Money

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Named #3 City for Millennials by Money

Time subsidiary Money unveiled their new list of top cities for Millennials last week, and Columbus clocked in at number three on the list. The rankings utilize metrics that include high job growth, low costs of living, and high concentrations of both existing Millennials and Millennial-centric amenities. The article mentions that Columbus stands out as […]

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Columbus Young Professionals Club Celebrates 10 Years

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Young Professionals Club Celebrates 10 Years

In 2005, Young Professionals were all the rage. Local businesses, nonprofit organizations and government leaders couldn’t get enough of the trendy demographic segment. Special committees, commissions and advisory boards were established, ushering in a new way to engage a younger generation in the affairs of the decision makers of Columbus. Today, the term may not […]

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Columbus Named 7th Best City for Millennial College Students

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Named 7th Best City for Millennial College Students

Not only is Columbus a relatively affordable city for renters and a great city for all the single ladies, it’s also a great place for college students born roughly between 1981 and 1997 (depending on who you ask). A new survey conducted by OnlineCollege.com has ranked the top cities for Millennial college students and Columbus […]

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Create Columbus Commission Granting $70,000 to YP-Focused Initiatives

Walker Evans Walker Evans Create Columbus Commission Granting $70,000 to YP-Focused Initiatives

City leaders in Columbus have long touted the virtues of the attraction and retention of “young professionals”, a key demographic necessary for workforce development, neighborhood infill and increasing spending power in the local small business economy. Through the Create Columbus Commission — an advisory board made up of young professionals — the city is able […]

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New Bus Route takes Center-City Residents to Suburban Jobs

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Bus Route takes Center-City Residents to Suburban Jobs

It’s widely known that Silicon Valley is a hotbed of high-paying tech jobs for Millennials on the West Coast, though not a lot of them want to live in the suburbs of Palo Alto or Mountain View close to where they work. A large portion of that young workforce would rather inhabit the hip neighborhoods […]

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Columbus Police Want More Millennials On The Force

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Columbus Police Want More Millennials On The Force

Time calls them “lazy,” The Atlantic calls them “narcissistic,” but the Columbus Division of Police wants you to call them “officers.” On June 14 and July 17, CPD will be holding career expos to recruit new officers from recently graduated classes of millennials; the generation roughly defined as having come of age with the new millennium. In millennials, CPD sees […]

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The List: Top 5 Reasons to Live in Columbus Ohio

 Matthew Brody The List: Top 5 Reasons to Live in Columbus Ohio

This article is brought to you by the Schottenstein Real Estate Group. Central Ohio has experienced significant growth over the last 20 years and has drawn in people of all ages and backgrounds making it a very diverse and exciting city. But what does it really have to offer? Here are some of reasons we […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns with a “Curated Take Home Box Experience”

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