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2:02 pm on Wednesday December 5, 2012

"Business As Unusual" event to inpsire creative collaboration (Update: happening now, watch live)

Update December 5th, 2012: The Business As Unusual event is starting and we're streaming it live.  So watch it above or come on by.  Update November 30th, 2012: Rusty Ray over at WBTW News Channel 13 did a great write-up and broadcast about the...
10:32 am on Monday June 4, 2012

Women's Leadership Institute: Leading with Confidence and Strength

Leadership means getting the job done and connecting with people, and comes into play every day regardless of what we do to make a living. Leadership is a mix of knowledge, skills and abilities that can be learned and used to balance career success...
8:06 am on Wednesday May 2, 2012

YESCAROLINA AND MOTLEY RICE SUPPORT YOUNG LOCAL ENTREPRENEURS

Inaugural competition gives students opportunity to participate in business plan competitions Students from four Charleston County schools will compete in a series of business plan competitions organized by Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina (...
10:32 am on Saturday January 21, 2012

Tweeting to a better taxi service

Image by Flickr user Roozbeh Rokni Writing for Ars Technica, Jacqui Cheng profiles a tweeting Chicago taxi cab driver: "Can you pick me up at my place in 15 minutes? Text me when you get here." No, this isn't a text message to a friend or a call...
3:24 am on Monday November 21, 2011

A Beaufort local finds that innovating on tradition can be good for business

If you've seen the Beaufort Tricentennial shirts, you've seen New South Shirts' printing. Stephen Murray, president of Kazoobie Kazoos and owner of New South Shirts, is an innovator. Joining founder Rick Hubbard, as Kazoobie’s first full-time...
3:59 am on Monday October 31, 2011

Charleston doing faster, cheaper fixes on sidewalk woes

Image by Flickr user elycefeliz A rather mild example of sidewalk issues in Charleston.Charleston sidewalks, they're almost a case study in problems you can have. The city is old, the ground is often landfill and sinks, many different types of...
3:50 am on Thursday September 29, 2011

'Igniting' South Carolina ideas with a crazy music video

Think about South Carolina and innovative ideas.  Now give me a few words that come to mind. I'm guessing they weren't: Flashing text, Kanye West, pyrotechnics, and Lindsey Graham.  Well, they were for the marketing heads that came up with the...
3:04 am on Thursday September 29, 2011

'Igniting' South Carolina ideas with a crazy music video

Think about South Carolina and innovative ideas. Now give me a few words that come to mind. I'm guessing they weren't: Flashing text, Kanye West, pyrotechnics, and Lindsey Graham.  Well, they were for the marketing heads that came up with the...
1:36 am on Tuesday May 10, 2011

How and why on pursuing Charleston's 'Opportunity Next' future

Image by Flickr user .imelda Around this time last month, the Charleston Regional Development Alliance was booming with pride over unveiling its strategic plan for the economic future of Charleston: Opportunity Next. In a nutshell, the plan calls...
3:29 am on Sunday July 18, 2010

Making S.C. courts more effective for deadbeat parents, drug abusers

Image by Flickr user Joe GratzInteresting and lengthy article over at The Post and Courier about some tweaks to the court system that help things to run better and more effective. Good to see something for once that focuses on some improvements in...

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