Alfred Turner

Excerpt #3 from USC's Economic Outlook Conference

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoOur program today features an excerpt from the University of South Carolina Moore School's recent Economic Outlook Conference. Today's excerpt comes from Dr. Joey Von Nessen, research economist in the Division of Research at the Moore School of Business at USC in Columbia, SC.

Excerpt #2 from USC's Economic Outlook Conference

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoOur program today features an excerpt from the University of South Carolina Moore School's recent Economic Outlook Conference. Today's excerpt comes from Bob Caslen, president, University of South Carolina .

Excerpt #1 from USC's Economic Outlook Conference

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoOur program today features an excerpt from the University of South Carolina Moore School's recent Economic Outlook Conference. Today's excerpt comes from Bob Caslen, president, University of South Carolina .

South Carolina State University: A Black Land-Grant College in Jim Crow America

By Alfred Turner

S.C. State University logoCredit S.C. State Since its founding in 1896, South Carolina State University has provided vocational, undergraduate, and graduate education for generations of African Americans. Now the state’s flagship historically black university, it achieved this recognition after decades of struggling against poverty, inadequate infrastructure and funding, and social and cultural isolation. In South Carolina State University: A Black Land-Grant College in Jim Crow America , William C. Hine examines South Carolina State’s complicated start, its slow and long-overdue transition to a degree-granting...

Organic Farming on the Rise

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoYou probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that the number of farms in our region have been been declining for the past several years. However, you might not realize that the number of organic farms has been increasing exponentially. Mike Switzer interviews Matt Kneece, South Carolina Policy Coordinator for the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association in Columbia, SC.

Upstate Staffing Company Earns Accolades

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoThe second-largest commercial staffing company in the Southeast was recently recognized as the fastest growing large company in our state by SC Biz News as well as a 2019 “Best Place to Work” for the 7th year in a row by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce . Mike Switzer interviews Kim Wallace with Hire Dynamics in Greenville, SC .

Robin Flocks

By Alfred Turner

An American robinA listener finds a huge flock of American robins in her yard...

The Female Mind at Work

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoOur next guest says that women don’t think, manage, reason, negotiate, or make decisions like men do. However, she adds that women don’t do these things better than men, they simply do them differently. Which is why she decided to start a new magazine and online resource for women in the business community. Mike Switzer interviews Anna Gelbman Edmonds, publisher of the F-Suite in Columbia, SC.

Wheel Bug

By Alfred Turner

A wheel bugThe wheel bug (Arilus cristatus) is a species of large assassin bug in the family Reduviidae (literally, "hangnail"). The species is one of the largest terrestrial true bugs in North America, reaching up to 1.5 inches (38 mm) in length in their adult stage.

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