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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Pregnancies raise many questions in the workplace

By James E. Cox Jr. Counsel, Wyche P.A. It’s a situation that plays out every year in......

The war on retention in the Upstate

There is no denying that, across the country, the war on talent for IT and engineering jobs is forcing companies to rethink their hiring...
Retail and Hospitality

The Lost Cajun to open downtown Greenville in former Wu’s location

The Lost Cajun has taken over the lease at 116 N. Main St., Greenville, from Wu’s Cajun Sea Food that closed in July and...
Economic Development

Great Contractors + Great Benefits = Staffing Reinvented

Founded by Greenville residents Brooks Israel and Chris Yarrow, The Hiring Group is one of......
Economic Development

The Hiring Group makes Inc. magazine’s fastest-growing private companies list

The Hiring Group, a technical staffing and recruiting firm with offices in Greenville and Atlanta,......
Tech and Design

Cryptocurrency and the blockchain: A primer for dummies

Cryptocurrency is not a term that falls trippingly off the tongue nor has a place in most of our conversations. ...
Retail and Hospitality

Bridge City Coffee to use unique employment model in new shop

Bridge City Coffee, the third new Greenville coffee shop to be announced in the last month, won’t be just your regular coffee stop once...

Good jobs are there, if you know where to look

Looking for a new career or seeking a career change may seem like a challenge. ...

What to consider when job candidates disclose a DUI on their applications

DUIs are like a broken glass — they splinter, and the effects are far reaching — especially employment. ...

Scott Green finds unreached labor pool to fill local job market

The idea Upstate entrepreneur Scott Green ran a successful staffing agency for about five years. Eventually,......

Not your father’s workforce

After the drawn-out demise of textile industries in the United States, shell-shocked baby boomers have been reluctant to encourage their children to pursue jobs...
Front Row

Front Row: August Design Review Board Urban Panel

The majority of the nearly two-and-a-half-hour meeting was spent on the other three items – the proposed J.McLaughlin storefront, design of the new River...
Real Estate

UC Funds secures $6.85 million financing for Wyndham Garden Greenville

UC Funds has secured a $6.85 million first mortgage loan for the refinance of the......
On the Move

On the Move: August 3, 2018

Play-by-play of Upstate careers...
Economic Development


This summer, don't worry about what your neighbors will say. Just get outside and do......

Capital Bank names new market president for Upstate

Kin Britton, who joined the bank’s Spartanburg office in 2010, will be responsible for all lines of business including private client, commercial, and small...

Equity and debt capital: The 2 basic sources of capital for your business

A common challenge many business owners and entrepreneurs face is raising capital to support an expanding enterprise or selling a portion of their ownership...

The American idea of financial success: How much is enough?

I recently came across a study that caught my attention. A national bank conducted a survey in which they asked Americans about their finances....
Economic Development

Upstate opposition to tariffs remains strong despite a thaw in relations with the European Union

Opposition to the Trump administration’s threatened use of automotive tariffs remains firm in the Upstate as speculation mounts concerning their potential use....

Asset-based lending a financing solution for Upstate building-supply industry

As residents can attest, recent growth in the Upstate region has been pronounced and can largely be attributed to the influx of corporations, additional...

5 questions to ask your financial adviser

There is no end to the places we can go to find opinions on what to do with our money....

Southern First Bank continues record-setting run with 2018 Q2 earnings

“Our expansion philosophy has always been — right market, right time, but only with the right bankers,” Southern First CEO Art Seaver said....
Real Estate

Greenville’s RealOp Investments recognized for state’s first Wired Certifications

Wired Certification signifies cutting-edge technology in commercial real estate and is the only certification for rating the infrastructure, connectivity, and technological capacity of commercial...
Real Estate

Dealmakers: July 27, 2018

Quarterly market transactions in the Upstate ...

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