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Haskew Announces Retirement

Posted by: Marion Mann on Thursday, August 20, 2015
After a forty-year career in chamber of commerce management and nearly twelve years as President and CEO of the Greenville Chamber, Ben Haskew announced his retirement plans today to the Chamber’s Board of Directors.Haskew came to Greenville ...

YP Perspective: Making the Leap from Employee to Independent

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Monday, August 3, 2015
Recently, I’ve read numerous articles that highlight how the younger generation of moms (i.e. current young professionals) are placing less focus and importance on career advancement in order to be more available for their children. The trend ...

Announcing Leadership Greenville's 42nd Class!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Friday, July 24, 2015
The Greenville Chamber’s Leadership Greenville program has accepted 60 participants for its 42nd class. Participants were selected based on a thorough application process including essays, professional resume, and community ...

Walking and Talking Meetings: Fresh Air, Fresh Thinking

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Friday, July 10, 2015
I recently came across a TED Talk called “Got a meeting? Take a walk.” In this short video, Nilofer Merchant spoke about her revelation of “walking meetings.” She discovered this revolutionary idea when trying to schedule a ...

Pulse Young Professionals Blog Post by Ashley Brown: Raise ‘em Up:Soul Searching for My Life Purpose

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Friday, July 3, 2015
As I sat in my hot car the other day, waiting for the light to turn that hopeful shade of green, I wrestled with the question that had been haunting me for eons…"What am I supposed to do with my life?”Before recently, everything in my ...

Brought Together By Tragedy

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, July 2, 2015
The tragic and senseless shooting deaths of nine people in Charleston on June 17th hit very close to home for those us who work in and around the Statehouse.The death of Reverend and state Senator Clementa Pinckney weighs on our hearts. Senator ...

In Business: Calvary Automation

Posted by: Marion Mann on Thursday, June 25, 2015
------We were super excited to join Calvary Automation to celebrate their new 30,000 sq.ft. facility in the South Carolina Technology and Aviation Center at 1931 Perimeter Road on June 25th. The privately-held company has chosen Greenville as their ...

Meet the Team - Summer Interns, Tyler & Zaria!

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Tuesday, June 16, 2015
We're excited to welcome two new interns for the summer! Tyler and Zaria are both enthusiastic, outgoing, and eager to learn. They've already shown great potential and we can't wait to see what they are able to accomplish during their time with us! ...

Congratulations Leadership Greenville Class 41!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Friday, May 22, 2015
Leadership Greenville's 41st Class adjourned with a graduation ceremony yesterday evening. It's hard to find the words to describe all that we learned and experienced, and the new and/or greatly enhanced connections we made. It is especially ...

Be Your Own Lobbyist: How to get your message across effectively

Posted by: Katie Busbee on Tuesday, May 12, 2015
No matter what field you work in, good communication skills are key to successfully selling a product or your business. Public Policy work is no different, and you don’t have to hire a lobbyist to successfully convey your message to your local ...
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