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Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson Inviting the Public to Take Part in Twitter Chat Surrounding Career Opportunities for Millennials

PRESS RELEASE                                                                               Monday June 8, 2015

Contact: Brittany Sharp

Phone: 205-721-5369

brittany.sharp@birminghamal.gov

BIRMINGHAM, AL- A recent study by Forbes magazine shows that Millennials in the workforce will grow to 46% by 2020. That’s good news to a new generation of workers who sometimes feel that the transition from college to their careers is a hurdle that they can’t overcome. Birmingham City Council President Pro-tem Jay Roberson hopes to make that transition a little smoother so he’s inviting college students to join him in a twitter chat TODAY to discuss what’s needed to create more opportunities for young professionals.

What: Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson along with Opportunity Nation

What: Twitter Chat geared at elevating solutions for creating more employment opportunities for young people. 

When: Monday, June 8, 2015 at 2 p.m.

Where: Online or On Your Phone! Use Hashtag: #MillennialMon

For more information please contact the Office of Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson at 205.254.2418.

For media inquiries please contact the Birmingham City Council Director of Public Information Brittany Sharp at 205.721.5369 or brittany.sharp@birminghamal.gov.