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How YPs Can Speak Down Barriers

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Monday, November 2, 2015
As Pulse Young Professional’s Diversity & Inclusion chairperson, I’m incredibly proud of the intentional work Pulse members have put into chipping away at the stubborn barriers that stand between the people in our community. ...

The Power of Partnerships: Greenville County Schools and McMillan Pazdan Smith Receive National Recognition

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Thursday, October 29, 2015
At the 2015 Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI) in San Diego, California, Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle School received the 2015 James D. MacConnell Award. Representatives from the school district as well as the ...

In Business: Boot Barn!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Friday, September 18, 2015
We went to check out the Boot Barn's newest digs (420 Congaree Road next to Haywood Mall where Pier One used to be) - and I got some new kicks of my own!They have SOOOOOO many boots and hats to choose from - and everything western in between! I ...

Take 5 Oil Change is FOR REAL!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Tuesday, September 8, 2015
What a terrific experience I had at Take 5 Oil Change!We watched the happy owners and new employees cut ribbon together and took pictures like we usually do, but since I'm heading out for a road trip later this week, I decided to try and save some ...

Congrats to LG41's Pendleton Place Project Team on a Beautiful and Meaningful Job Well Done!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Thursday, September 3, 2015
Leadership Greenville Class 41's Pendleton Place Project Team has completed their hard work! We go to celebrate the beautiful outdoor space they created today, but the residents of Pendleton Place will get to enjoy it for many days to come.This ...

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 ...

Women are Leaving Over $1 Million on the Table

Posted by: Marion Mann on Monday, August 10, 2015
Sara Laschever is an author, editor, and cultural critic who has spent her career investigating the obstacles, detours, and special circumstances that shape women’s lives and careers. She has written extensively about women in academia, ...

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 ...

Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving

Posted by: John Kimbrell on Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Entrepreneur announced today what many of us already knew... that Greenville, SC is one of the best small cities in America to start a business. The Greenville Chamber along with our economic allies, local governments and educational institutions ...

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 ...
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