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2016 HR Essentials—Calculators, Scales and Persistance

Chill the champagne and practice Auld Lange Syne—it’s time to prepare for 2016. “Already?” you whine plaintively, your mind full of fourth quarter goals.  Yep....

Milliken Raises $500,000 for Local Charities

Milliken & Company launched a new corporate giving initiative on June 6 that supported local Spartanburg charities that aligned with the values of encouraging...

A Glimpse of the Future from Cambodia?

I have just returned from my first trip to Cambodia. Unfortunately I didn’t have any time to explore further afield, having spent the whole...

The Elephants are Coming, The Elephants are Coming…

I know many of you were distressed to learn that Barnum and Bailey Circus recently decided to phase out the use of elephants in...

Greater Greer Chamber Honored with National Award

The Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce was awarded the Grand Award by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) for their GreerMade marketing...

New Additions Coming to Fluor Field

By the opening of the 2017 season, Fluor Field will be adding several new fan amenities, enhancing the already impressive ballpark. In a joint press...

Oconee County Launches NOW Program

Oconee County's NOW (Nurturing Oconee's Workforce) Program is a joint effort between the Oconee Economic Alliance and the School District of Oconee County that...

Europe Should Not Allow a Grexit

The one constant in life—even more so than death and taxes—is change. Sometimes it comes in forms that are more visible and faster moving...

Coca-Cola Opens New Sales and Distribution Facility in Piedmont

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated cut the ribbon on their brand new Regional Sales and Distribution Center in Piedmont, SC Thursday. “Today, Coca-Cola opens another new...

Darla Moore gifts $5 Million to Technical College

The Darla Moore Foundation today announced a $5 million gift to Florence Darlington Technical College—the largest gift of its kind ever to a S.C....