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Death of a work-life pioneer

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Monday, May 4, 2015
The sudden death of David Goldberg over the weekend was a big loss to America’s tech industry, but it was also a loss for the millions of us who struggle every day to find that perfect blend of work, family, and life.Goldberg was CEO of ...

Viewing Inclusion as an Authentic Leadership Practice

Posted by: Nika White on Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The face of the future is radically changing in America. The time is now to respond to the changing demographics. The demographics we currently most often consider “majority” will shift to “minority.” Preparing for this ...

Meet Rionne Ridgeway, New Investor Relations Specialist

Posted by: Rionne Ridgeway on Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Retention (the act of retaining)-that’s my mantra. The definition of retain is “to continue to hold or have; to keep in mind; remember; to hold in place or position.” (Can you tell I used to teach English?) Retention is a constant ...

Doing Things That Matter

Posted by: Nika White on Thursday, April 2, 2015
As an organization, everyday our staff is challenged to do something that matters. Something that will help create prosperity for our community. Something that will have lasting impact. Something that will get to the crux of the matter and create ...

YP Perspective: Keeping Things in Focus

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Monday, March 16, 2015
At the beginning of February, I went to the optometrist for a general, recommended check-up. They did some testing and asked some questions, but nothing seemed out of the ordinary. My optometrist is a great communicator and I generally also consider ...

BI-LOcal: See Your Products on BI-LO Shelves

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Wednesday, March 11, 2015
BI-LOcal Supplier EventWhen: Thursday, April 16thWhere: BI-LO store #5661120 Hwy 14, Simpsonville, SC 29681BI-LO will hold a local supplier event Thursday, April 16th. This initiative allows local suppliers to pitch their products to BI-LO ...

Community is stronger when women succeed

Posted by: Chamber Investor on Sunday, March 1, 2015
Warren Buffett has said that “the closer America comes to fully employing the talents of all its citizens, the greater its output of goods and services will be.” Harnessing 100 percent of our community’s talents makes business ...

Engenius: February Small Business of the Month

Posted by: Tripp James on Thursday, February 19, 2015
On behalf of the Greenville Chamber, congratulations go out to Engenius for being selected February 2015 Small Business of the Month! The award was presented at this week’s board meeting by Lori Coon, Greenville Business Magazine representing ...

YP Perspective: Maximizing Each Day- Health in the Workplace

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Monday, February 16, 2015
As much as we might wish that it were otherwise, there are a fixed number of hours in a day. Over the past five years, I have increasingly prioritized my health and it has made each hour better. Don't get me wrong, I enjoy that slice of Brick ...

Love Your Local Businesses this Valentine's Day

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Tuesday, February 10, 2015
"You can't buy happiness, but you can buy local and that's kind of the same thing."The National Retail Federation reports that Americans will spend $18.9 billion on Valentine’s Day this year with the average person spending $142.31 on candy, ...
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