Workplaces all need rules

  February 24, 2013

Deborah O’ConnorFebruary 25, 2013 How important is social strategy to your business? In today’s economic climate, it’s more important than ever. There are several key aspects of a social strategy…

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Your social media use requires ‘netiquette’

  February 18, 2013

It’s hard to imagine our lives today without email, texting, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Social media has forever changed the way we communicate with each other and there is no…

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Considering Self-Publishing Your Book?

  February 5, 2013

Longtime Publisher Offers Tips for Making Choices Self-published books have transformed both the reading and writing landscape, with hundreds of thousands of authors now eschewing traditional publishing routes. Once reserved…

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2012 Employment and Labor Law Final Exam

  December 5, 2012

December 5, 2012 – As 2012 comes to a close, it is time to put your employment and labor law knowledge to the test with Nexsen Pruet’s second annual final…

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Blogs Don’t Have to Be Tough – Part 1

  October 10, 2012

By Dean Schuster, Experience Design Partner truematter Blogs can seem tough, but once standards are set and you get into the flow of things, they can be a great asset…

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Recruiting Big Talent in Small Metro Markets

  September 24, 2012

Written By: Dean Schuster, Experience Design Partner truematter Geography has never been less relevant. Companies and individuals are now free to connect, grow, and advance in ways that weren’t possible…

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How to Screen a Company for a Good Culture Fit

  August 2, 2012

By Thomas J. Walter & Molly Meyer Perhaps you’ve heard about this phenomenon via television shows or movies.  Maybe you’ve read about it in books and articles.  Maybe your friends…

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South Carolina’s Clean Tech Revolution Has Begun

  February 22, 2010

Talking About a Revolution There is a revolution underway…one that is reshaping the way we fundamentally live our lives. While many definitions of clean technology exist, the one that I…

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SC Energy Policy and the Link to Job Creation

  February 22, 2010

By John F. Clark, Director of the South Carolina Energy Office, a unit of the SC Budget and Control Board.  Globally, nationally and within South Carolina, energy is big business.…

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Homegrown Energy

  February 22, 2010

Greg A. Thompson As world leaders descended upon Copenhagen this past December for energy talks, here in America the EPA signaled that the time for talking was over.  In their…

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Our State of Energy

  February 22, 2010

With worldwide electricity demand expected to double in the next 20 years, the need for safe, clean and reliable energy sources has never been greater.   Nuclear energy is experiencing renewed…

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Greening Your Company to Improve the Bottom Line

  January 24, 2010

Greening your business is quickly becoming a popular label many firms are pursuing to capitalize on the popular trend and positive press.  For some companies, it is a necessity out…

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Commercial Projects over $1M to year-end 2009

  January 19, 2010

  ADDRESS                      OCCUR                          VALUE                           DESCRIPTION 420 Foster Brothers Dr Business  $28,791,907 Construct distribution facility – Home Depot Distribution Ctr 1000 Abberley Village Cir Multi-Family  $14,189,452 304 Unit Apartment Complex 2711 Colonial Dr…

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Four Year Buidling Permit Activity

  January 19, 2010

Permit data includes Total Residential (single family and multi-family), Aditions/Repairs, and New Non-Residential Source: Central Midlands Council of Governments   For more information about the MidlandsBiz Market Trends partners, click…

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