More Upstate Expansions From $1M to $1B

There are exciting things ahead for South Carolina’s thriving manufacturing industry, as two of the state’s prominent manufacturers, BMW Manufacturing and Central Packaging and Crating Inc., recently announced plans to expand their facilities. Combined, the new developments will bring more than $1 billion in capital investment to the state.
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Three Things You Need to Know About the Wage Gap

You’ve probably heard about the wage gap in the news lately – the phrase “79 cents to the dollar” seems to be everywhere. The idea that men and women are paid different salaries for doing the same job sounds antiquated, but unfortunately, it’s prevalent in most industries. Here are the three most important things to know about the wage gap for your business.

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3 Benefits to Running an Ethical Company

Quite often, businesses are driven by profits and outcomes. Many of them talk about relationships, while never intentionally building and reinforcing a strong code of ethical behavior. But ethics — making the right moral decision whether someone is watching or not — are a critical part of the long-term success of any company.
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Managing Finances Within a Small Business

If you’re an entrepreneur, you’re responsible for a lot more than yourself. And whether you have a large team or work solo, there’s one responsibility that never goes away: handling your finances. Business finance is a far cry from personal finance, requiring constant attention and seasoned insight. But with a little insight and practice, you can steer your company to financial success.
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