Business

Predicting South Carolina's Economic Future

By Mike Switzer

Joey Von NessenAt the end of each year, our state’s flagship university presents its outlook for our state’s economy for the upcoming year. And here we are, once again, at that time of year. Mike Switzer interviews Joey Von Nessen, with the Division of Research at the Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC, with a preview of this year’s Economic Outlook Conference .

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

By Mike Switzer

John WarnerAn update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

SC's Big Picture Economic Development Scene

By Alfred Turner

Andrena Powell-BakerAndrena Powell-Baker Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio We speak regularly with economic development experts from around our state, checking the pulse of new business activity. Our next guest stays busy trying to pull all those strings together to promote the big picture as a whole for our entire state. Mike Switzer interviews Andrena Powell-Baker, president of the South Carolina Economic Developers’ Association (SCEDA) .

Bonding Program Helps Companies Hire Ex-Offenders

By Alfred Turner

Amy HillAmy Hill Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio Just like most of our nation, our state is experiencing historically low levels of unemployment. As a result, many employers are looking to previously ignored pools of labor, such as people with criminal records. There is a program in our state called Second Chance that helps former inmates obtain jobs. But many employers still want more assurances which is why our next guest’s national program was developed. Mike Switzer interviews Amy Hill, a federal bonding program manager at the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce in Columbia...

Managing Your Insurance Policies

By Alfred Turner

Peter PigeonWhen was the last time you reviewed your insurance policies? Have you ever put together an actual insurance plan to make sure you aren’t missing anything? Our next guest says many people tend to put off insurance planning because it’s just not a lot of fun. And, he adds, that is unfortunate because insurance should be viewed as a valuable tool in your overall financial plan. Mike Switzer interviews Peter Pigeon is a Certified Financial Planner with Hobbs Group Advisors in Columbia, SC.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

By Alfred Turner

John WarnerJohn Warner Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio An update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Is Our Economy Ready for 2020?

By Alfred Turner

South Carolina Business Review logoEach month we bring you a conversation with one of our state’s leading economists to share with you their thoughts on not only our local economy but the big picture, as well. Today, Mike Switzer checks in with Frank Hefner, the director of the Office of Economic Analysis at the College of Charleston in Charleston, SC.

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

By Alfred Turner

John WarnerJohn Warner A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Celebrating Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

By Mike Switzer

Frank AndersonIn case you hadn’t heard, National Veteran Small Business Week is November 4th through 8th and the South Carolina District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is participating. Here to tell us more is their lender relations specialist, Frank Anderson. Veterans Small Business Matchmaker event Nov. 4, 2019, Columbia, SC

Boats N Hoagies | Backroad Bites

By Tabitha Safdi

Boats N HoagiesFor the folks in McClellanville, 843 is more than an area code. On this edition of Backroad Bites we travelled down 402 to Highway 17 and took an leisurely drive through a the village. We stopped by Boats N Hoagies to learn about what makes this coastal oasis so special! Watch more Backroad Bites every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. on South Carolina ETV's Facebook page ! #restaurants #food #southern DID YOU LIKE THIS STORY? VISIT US ONLINE: http://www.scetv.org LIKE US: https://www.facebook.com/southcarolinaetv FOLLOW US: http://www.twitter.com/scetv

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