Columbia SC News Update 12-09-2010
An annual economic forecast delivered today in Columbia by University of South Carolina economists at the Darla Moore School of Business indicated that increases in personal income and a better job market will help the state‚Äôs economy continue to slowly recover.
The study dispels the notion that overqualified job applicants are easily bored or prone to quit.
Upstate lawmakers are bracing for a political showdown over the expansion of the USC medical school in Greenville. They called it a ‚Äúturf war‚ÄĚ over economic development not unlike the one that pitted the Upstate against the Midlands in the effort to lure Southwest Airlines.
The S.C. Chamber of Commerce announce its the newly elected board of directors and executive committee for 2010-11.
ICE Recycling LLC, a recycler of plastics and polymers, today announce
d it will invest $4.35 million to expand its operations in Florence County. The company expects to create 50 new jobs.
Microburst Learning has completed four new Virtual Job Shadows that promote careers in manufacturing to the state‚Äôs middle and high school students.
Providence Hospitals received four awards at the Carolina‚Äôs Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society Fall Conference in Charleston.
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