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Mo’ Money, Mo’ money, Mo’ Money!

Posted by: Carlos Phillips on Friday, September 22, 2017
Per capita income measures the average income earned per person in a given area in a specified year. It’s probably not a popular topic on the cocktail circuit, but virtually every family discusses options for making more money on a regular ...

Congratulations to The Brand Leader, Our Small Business of the Month!

Posted by: Tripp James on Friday, September 22, 2017
On behalf of the Greenville Chamber, congratulations goes out to The Brand Leader for being selected the September 2017 Small Business of the Month! The award was presented by Joey Hines, representing the selection committee and Cheryl Taylor, ...

Harper Expands Downtown Presence

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Thursday, September 21, 2017
Harper Corporation’s Environmental Systems Division now has a new office at 312 East Coffee Street in downtown Greenville. Harper has been headquartered at 35 West Court Street since 2001. The company has seen tremendous growth over the past ...

Congratulations to our 25th Annual Golf Tournament Winners!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

THANKS TO ALL WHO PLAYED IN & SPONSORED OUR 25TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT!

Diversity and Inclusion Summit Speaker Spotlight: Darrick Paul

Posted by: Naomi Lin on Tuesday, September 19, 2017
How does diversity lead to effective leadership? What opportunities and challenges can be expected in forming an inclusive corporate culture? What traits of inclusive leadership should C-Suite equip? Why are they essential for effective leadership ...

Diversity and Inclusion Summit Speaker Spotlight: Dr. Myriam E. Torres

Posted by: Naomi Lin on Friday, September 15, 2017
South Carolinian Hispanics or Latinos make multiple contributions to the state’s economy sharing business, lead­ership, education, labor and other skills. Latinos represent nearly 6% of the state’s total population and are one of the ...

Diversity and Inclusion Summit Speaker Spotlight: Jonathan Parker

Posted by: Naomi Lin on Tuesday, September 12, 2017
What is the art of conversation? How can it help leaders be more effective in building deeper relationships and creating inclusive cultures? How do leaders master the art of conversation by using vocal art to advance inclusion? If you are looking ...

Where are we on Overtime Regulations? Updates from the Experts

Posted by: Marion Mann on Friday, September 8, 2017
WHAT’S NEW? On August 31, 2017 U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant ruled that the FLSA overtime rule is invalid. This decision stemmed from a lawsuit filed last year by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other business groups. Last November, Judge ...

Diversity and Inclusion Summit Speaker Spotlight: Dr. Rebecca Heiss

Posted by: Naomi Lin on Friday, September 8, 2017
Why does gender balance matter? Studies reveal that gender balance can boost business growth and increase a company’s competitive advantage. However, the statistics reported by Mckinsey Global Institute states that only 17 percent of women are ...

What Opportunity Greenville and IGNITE Mean to Elliott Davis Decosimo

Posted by: Chamber Investor on Thursday, September 7, 2017
by Cindy Dorn It’s 11AM on a Friday morning in early June and a noisy commotion is stirring outside our training room. A dozen law enforcement officers – some Sheriff’s deputies, some Greenville City police – are gathering, ...
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