What South Carolinians need to know as Election Day nearsThe tally of South Carolina voters who cast their ballots early in this year's election surpassed 1 million this week.Understand SC Shared .
10.29.20The gang airs grievances in advance of the big day, and also searches for silver linings.Podmetto Politics Shared .
Lowering Lighting CostsWhile oil prices have dropped dramatically this year, bringing down fuel costs for consumers and companies alike, other energy costs, such as electricity, have not dropped and in some cases are rising.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"V" is for Verner, Elizabeth O'NeillArtist. A native of Charleston, Verner attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Returning home, she emerged as a leading figure of the Charleston Renaissance.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Improving Health Keeps People WorkingIf there's anything that has highlighted our state's problems with obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, it's COVID-19.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"T" is for Talvande, Rose and Ann Marsan TalvandeEducators. Between approximately 1816 and 1850, Madame Talvande's Ladies Boarding School in Charleston educated the daughters of the elite families of South Carolina, including diarist Mary Boykin Miller Chesnut and novelist Susan Petigru King.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Year-End Estate PlanningYear-end estate planning is a critical component of every family's financial plan, however it is not uncommon for families to put it on the backburner.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: COVID-19This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 27, 2020, features: the voices of voters from around the state a week out from Election Day; a look at efforts to prevent domestic violence in South Carolina; the importance of getting the flu vaccine is this winter; and more.South Carolina Lede Shared .
"S" is for St. Cecilia Society.Named for the patron saint of music, the St. Cecilia Society of Charleston was formed in 1766 as a private subscription concert organization.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
SC Entrepreneurial Update from "The Swampfox"An update of the news and issues facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the SwampfoxSuccess Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
A Journey of Rediscovery: Retracing the Route of John Lawson's 1700 Expedition in CarolinaOriginally broadcast 03/29/19) - In 1700, a young man named John Lawson left London and landed in Charleston, South Carolina, hoping to make a name for himself.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
SC Lede: Your Vote And YouThis episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 24, 2020, features a look at the security threats facing the November 3 election, what local officials in one county are doing to prevent any issues on Election Day, a discussion on the importance of rural broadband expansion, and more.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Episode 177: The Rise of Voter Suppression in South Carolina, 1865-1896In post-Civil War South Carolina, White conservatives regarded suffrage as a privilege that the state's Black majority did not deserve.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
S.C. Ed Institution Recognized for Workforce DevelopmentIn case you hadn't heard, the Transatlantic Business and Investment Council, an organization that promotes trade and investment between North America and Europe, recently recognized a South Carolina educational institution for its efforts in workforce development.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"R" is for Rainbow RowThe vibrant paint colors applied to the exterior of neglected buildings between 79 and 107 East Bay Street became one of the earliest and most potent symbols of Charleston's emerging preservationist movement.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
A closer look at Cunningham and Mace's race for SC's 1st districtTwo years ago, U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham surprised South Carolina by winning its race for the 1st Congressional District, becoming the first Democrat in about four decades to do so.Understand SC Shared .
"Q" is for Quillen, RobertEditor, syndicated columnist. A native of Kansas, Quillen worked as a printer in several communities before settling in Fountain Inn-his wife's hometown.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
200-Year-Old Agriculture School Becomes South Carolina's 3rd Governor's SchoolIn 1764, a French doctor immigrated to our state and eventually acquired over 2,000 acres of land near McCormick, SC, not far from the Savannah River.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: Trail BitesLeading up to the 2020 election, the South Carolina Lede is keeping you up to speed on what the candidates are saying on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State with these "Trail Bites" mini-episodes.South Carolina Lede Shared .
"P" is for PagelandPageland is situated on a sand ridge immediately adjacent to the clay hills of the Piedmont.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Fast-Growing Ambulance Business RecognizedInc. magazine recently released their list of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the country.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"O" is for Oconee CountyOconee County is the only county in South Carolina that borders on two state-Georgia and North Carolina.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Should Our Money Worry About the Election?Recently, we talked to a financial advisor about which sectors of the stock market might perform better based on who wins the upcoming presidential election.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Sc Lede: Covid-19This episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 20, 2020, features: a look at two new grant programs to help businesses dealing with economic impacts of the pandemic; more about the economic head winds affecting one of our state's top industries; comments from Dr. Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,...South Carolina Lede Shared .
10.19.20The gang sits down with two exciting candidates for seats on Greenville County Council.Podmetto Politics Shared .
"N" is for the Nathaniel Russell HouseLocated at 51 Meeting Street, the Nathaniel Russell House is one of America's finest examples of domestic architecture.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Lowcountry at High TideFor centuries residents of Charleston, SC, have made many attempts, both public and private, to manipulate the landscape of the low-lying peninsula on which Charleston sits, surrounded by wetlands, to maximize drainage, and thus buildable land and to facilitate sanitation.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
SC Lede: UnemploymentThis episode of the South Carolina Lede for October 17, 2020, features: the latest unemployment data for South Carolina and perspective from state economists on that data is telling us; insight on the Senate confirmation hearings of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Sen.South Carolina Lede Shared .
"M" is for MaceThe mace is a symbol of the authority of the South Carolina House of Representatives.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
New Resources in South Carolina for Women EntrepreneursThe number of women-owned businesses continues to grow in our state and as a result, more resources to help female entrepreneurs are being created, including two new Women's Business Centers in South Carolina.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Breaking down the Senate race between Graham and HarrisonA lot has changed since April.. That's the last time political reporter Jamie Lovegrove was on the podcast to talk about South Carolina's Senate race.Understand SC Shared .
"L" is for Laing SchoolLaing Middle School has been called by different names since its establishment in 1866 in an abandoned church.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
The Intricate World of Shipping InvoicesCompanies that ship a lot of parcels and packages can find it difficult to manually check every Fedex or UPS invoice they get.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"J" is for Jackson, Joseph Jefferson WoffordBaseball player. "Shoeless Joe" Jackson grew up in the textile mill villages of the upcountry.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Management Consulting Firm Growing Fast in ColumbiaInc. magazine recently released their list of the 5,000 fastest growing companies in the country and our next guest's enterprise at No.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"I" is for Indian TradeThe Indian trade between the colony of South Carolina and neighboring Indian tribes began in 1674 with the exchange of English manufactured goods for deerskins.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Preparing Your Portfolio for InflationWe haven't seen inflation rear its ugly head in many, many years. However, our next guest says that may be about to change and that you should prepare your investment portfolio accordingly.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"H" is for the Hallelujah SingersThe Halleluiah Singers are a nationally recognized performance troupe offering unique cultural programming by preserving, performing, and celebrating the rich heritage of Sea Island Gullah culture.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
The Carolina-Barbados Connection That Shaped South CarolinaIt is hard to imagine what South Carolina would be today if not for the then-British colony of Barbados.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Restaurant Survival During the PandemicIf there are any businesses that are at the greatest risk of shutting down permanently due to the pandemic, they are those in the hospitality industry.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Rising cost of living in CharlestonIt's probably not surprising that the Charleston area is the most expensive place in the state for low-income individuals to live.Understand SC Shared .
"F" is for the Farmers' and Exchange BankThe Farmers' and Exchange Bank is among the finest examples of the Moorish-revival style in the United States.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Succeeding in a Peachy BusinessAlthough Georgia is known as the peach state, South Carolina is actually the leading grower of peaches in the South.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 176: South Carolina's War Against Beasts of Prey, 1693-1790To secure the natural landscape for colonial settlement, South Carolina's early government offered bounty money to white, black, and Native American hunters for destroying "beasts of prey" that menaced settlers, crops, and livestock.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
"E" is for Earley, Charity Edna AdamsArmy officer. After graduating from Booker T. Washington High School in Columbia, Earley attended Wilberforce College in Ohio where she majored in mathematics and physics.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
SC State Fair Adapts to PandemicThe pandemic has certainly brought most event planning to a standstill. However, one of our state's biggest annual events is still scheduled, albeit with a twist.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"D" is for Dacus, Ida JaneLibrarian. Dacus attended Winthrop and was one of three scholarship girls appointed to care for the school's meager library.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Where Should Investors Place Their Bets After the Election?As the presidential election fast approaches, many investors are starting to weigh the potential impact on the economy and financial markets.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Country MusicSince its first publication in 1968, Bill C. Malone's Country Music USA has won universal acclaim as the definitive history of American country music.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
"C" is for Cain, Daniel James CahusacPhysician, medical editor. Cain studied medicine at the Medical College of South Carolina. Like many other antebellum American physicians, he went to Paris to continue his medical education.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Episode 175: Recall Their Names: The Personal Identity of Enslaved South CaroliniansThe records of early South Carolina contain thousands of personal names applied to many generations of people held in legal bondage.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
"G" is for Gadsden FlagThe Gadsden flag, consisting of a gray, coiled rattlesnake on a bright yellow background with the words DON'T TREAD ON ME inscribed beneath, became a popular symbol of the American Revolution.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Where Will the Jobs Be Post-COVID?As our state and the country have been re-opening for business and in some cases shutting back down as virus cases spike, where are the jobs and where will they be going forward?The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
College football during the pandemicFootball is a cherished sport in South Carolina. Whether you're a Tigers or a Gamecocks fan, it's no secret that the 2020 season will be unlike any other.Understand SC Shared .
"S" is for Spratt, John McKee, Jr.Congressman, lawyer. Reared in York, Spratt graduated from Davidson College; was a Marshall Scholar at Oxford, and obtained his law degree from Yale.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Expanding Clean Energy From SCFrom London to Sri Lanka, our next guest's company has been working to expand the use of clean energy.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"S" is for Spotted SalamanderState amphibian. The spotted salamander became the official state amphibian in June 1999. The designation resulted from the interest and activity of children in the third-grade class at Woodlands Heights Elementary School in Spartanburg.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
USC's Annual Econ Outlook Conference ChangesThis is the time of year when our next guest is busy preparing for his institution's annual economic outlook conference but as with all events this year, it's just not business as usual.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"S" is for SpoletoIn 1977, the composer Gian Carlo Menotti, backed by the National Endowment for the Arts, chose Charleston as the home for the American counterpart of his festival in Spoleto, Italy.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
New 401k Statement Rules Coming SoonIn case you haven't heard, changes are coming to your 401k statements. It's taken ten years since this idea was first presented, but beginning next year the US Department of Labor will require your 401k administrator to not only show you your account balance but also what it could generate in monthly income.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"S" is for SpiritualsWith both sacred and secular influences, spirituals reflect the strong interplay between African American cultural traditions and those of European Americans.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
SC Business News Update from SCBiznewsAn update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson CollectionSpanning the decades between the late 1890s and early 1960s, The Johnson Collection's new exhibition and its companion book, Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection, examine the particularly complex challenges Southern women artists confronted in a traditionally conservative region during a period in which...Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 174: Nicholas Trott's Forgotten Charleston ResidenceThe house of Nicholas Trott, one of the most important figures in colonial South Carolina, disappeared more than two centuries ago, but its former site is now part of a popular venue.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
"O" is for Ocean Forest HotelIn 1930, one of the state's most elegant hotels opened its doors at Myrtle Beach.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Which Countries Could Provide Best Investment Returns?According to our next guest, real portfolio yields for the average investor have actually been negative over the past eight years.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
9.24.20The gang reflects on RGB's death and our broken politics. Lindsey talks with a colleague about their legal battle against Governor McMaster's dubious private school voucher program.Podmetto Politics Shared .
State logs over 3,000 COVID deaths, hospital workers feel 'spiritual toll'South Carolina and the United States recently reached grim milestones in the COVID-19 pandemic. As of last week, coronavirus deaths in.Understand SC Shared .
"N" is for Nairne, ThomasIndian agent. A native of Scotland, Nairne was in South Carolina by 1695. He obtained land grants on St. Helena's Island-then the colony's southern frontier.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
New Entrepreneurial Resource in Columbia, SCYou may have heard John "Swampfox" Warner recently talk on this program about a new resource in our state for entrepreneurs, one that is, itself, working to build more such resources in the Midlands.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"M" is for Mabry, George Lawrence, Jr.Soldier, Medal of Honor Recipient. After graduating from Presbyterian College, Mabry entered the US Army as a 2nd lieutenant.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
"L" is for Lady of CofitachiquiShe welcomed Hernando de Soto and his Spanish conquistadors in 1540 when they entered her territory.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
South Carolina Labs Staying BusyFor a small state, South Carolina is certainly doing its part to alleviate the wait times caused by the high demand for COVID-19 testing, as we highlighted in an interview with a Lowcountry company last week.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Demographic Shifts Favor "Apartment Building" InvestingThe National Apartment Association recently reported that the U.S. needs about 4.6 million new multifamily units over the next 10 years just to keep up with demand.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Southern WomenThe Southern woman has long been synonymous with the Southern belle, a "moonlight and magnolias" myth that gets nowhere close to describing the strong, richly diverse women who have thrived because of-and in some cases, despite-the South.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
"K" is for Kalmia Gardens in Darlington CountyNamed for the spectacular display of kalmia latifolia growing on a dramatic bluff carved by Black Creek, the gardens opened to the public in 1935.At the top of the 60 foot-high bluff is a one room-deep farmhouse built in 1820.South Carolina from A to Z Shared .
Episode 173: The Myth of "Trott's Cottage"Did South Carolina's cantankerous Chief Justice Nicholas Trott really live in a small house on the south side of Cumberland Street, or is there some flaw in this popular tale?Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Expanding Broadband Access in S.C.Back in May, we interviewed Nephron Pharmaceuticals ' CEO, Lou Kennedy, about the work she is doing with AccelerateSC, the governor's task force assigned to help our state's economy restart after the onslaught of the pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
'There will be teachers that resign': First week back at schools brings questions, stressFor much of South Carolina, last Tuesday, Sept. 8, was the first day of school.Understand SC Shared .
Managing the Chronically Ill During the PandemicIndividuals with pre-existing, chronic health conditions are probably the highest-risk group during this pandemic. Couple that with the need for telehealth and other technology solutions and you can see why our next guest's company has been very busy.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
9.16.20Courtney, Chris, and Jake discuss local and Stat level events and activism, and stir up some drama with Greenville County Council.Podmetto Politics Shared .
S.C. Company Busy with COVID TestingMicrosoft co-founder and philanthropist, Bill Gates, recently said that the US Covid testing situation is a mess.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Is There a Correlation Between the Stock Market and the Federal Reserve Balance Sheet?Ever since the Great Recession of 2008-09, the total amount of our national debt has skyrocketed.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Ghost bird: How the elusive black rail may be threatened by climate changeA little black bird may be here, underneath these bouncing dragonflies, somewhere in these sparkling green waves.Understand SC Shared .
Outside Agitator: The Civil Rights Struggle of Cleveland Sellers Jr.Originally broadcast 10/26/18) - In 1968 state troopers gunned down black students protesting the segregation of a South Carolina bowling alley, killing three and injuring 28.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 172: The Advent of Black Suffrage in South CarolinaThe roots of voter discrimination in South Carolina are embedded in colonial-era traditions of exclusion that continued through the Civil War.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Are Land Development Trends Changing Permanently?All across our country, even throughout this pandemic, land continues to be developed into shopping centers, housing subdivisions, and more.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Explaining Charleston's plan for a sea wallEarlier this year, Charleston got a first looks at plans for what would be the city's biggest and most complicated flooding mitigation program yet: a sea wall that would wrap eight miles around the peninsula.Understand SC Shared .
Corporate Health and Wellness During the Time of COVIDThe pandemic has certainly changed the workplace, bringing employees' health and wellness concerns to the forefront.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: DatacastingOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for September 10, 2020, we look at datacasting to help keep students in South Carolina connected remotely to school even without broadband, hear about how the pandemic could affect the future of land development, get an update on telehealth advancements, and more.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Reducing Smog One Bucket Truck at a TimeHave you ever noticed a utility company bucket truck lifting a worker into the air and wondered why the engine was running?The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Family History and Your FinancesMost of, at one time or another, have had an interest in our family history; what are our roots and how have they helped make us who we are today.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Picked for Land Rover CustomizationThe Palmetto state recently added another company to its fast-growing automotive manufacturing sector, this time a UK company in the niche market of customizing Land Rover Defenders.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Journey of Catholicism in South CarolinaThis year marks the 200th anniversary of the founding of the Diocese of Charleston by Pope Pius VII.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 171: A Trashy History of Charleston's Dumps and IncineratorsThe City of Charleston addressed rising volumes of garbage in the early 20th century with traditional methods of open dumping and the new science of incineration.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Connecting the Hemp Supply ChainWith industrial hemp now legal to grow and process in 46 states, our next guest says the domestic marketplace confronts one vexing challenge: a broken supply chain connecting the hemp fields to the end-users.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
How USC is handling COVID-19 on campusBefore the University of South Carolina brought some 35,000 students back to Columbia for classes, more than 1,000 USC students have tested positive for COVID-19, more than any other major university in the country.Understand SC Shared .
SC Distillery Gets CreativeBack in February, our state's oldest working distillery made the move to a greatly expanded location to accommodate growing demand.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
9.2.20The gang gets schooled by an expert on South Carolina's problematic monuments, and Lindsey talks to a young advocate about her battle against the "heritage" crowd.Podmetto Politics Shared .
Will the 4th Quarter Show a Significant Economic Rebound?Now that we're six months into the economic crisis caused by the pandemic, are our national and state economies responding as expected?The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"What Do I Do with My Old Retirement Plan? "With so many people losing their jobs due to this pandemic, and many finding new jobs with different companies, a common question our next guest has been hearing is "What do I do with my old retirement plan?"The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Glories of GritsIf you grew up in the South, you have likely eaten them. If you buy yours from the grocery store, though, you may never have really tasted the goodness of stone ground grits.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
SC Lede: Mental HealthOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 29, 2020, host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard to recap speeches by prominent South Carolinian political leaders at the Democratic and Republican National Conventions.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Networking for ManufacturersFrom automobiles to tires to airplanes and more, our state is predominantly a manufacturing state.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC music during the COVID-19 pandemicFor many music lovers, what may have felt like a normal night out catching a local band's set in early March turned out to be a kind of 2020 milestone: their last pre-coronavirus live concert.Understand SC Shared .
Local Farms Hurt by Restaurant ClosuresBy now, we are all familiar with the challenges being faced by restaurants during this pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: RNCThis episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 27, 2020, features remarks from Sen.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Is COVID Affecting Land Design, Too?Recently on this show, we've looked into factory and equipment design changes that companies are facing in a post-COVID world in an effort to keep employees safe.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Importance of Cash Flow After a DivorceDivorce, like marriage, is an emotional affair. Which is why our next guest says that it's important to know all the financial implications involved in a divorce before the final settlement.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
South Carolina Between World Wars: The Beginnings of Black ActivismBlack South Carolinians, despite poverty and discrimination, began to organize and lay the basis for the civil rights movement that would occur after World War II.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
The Pandemic and Trade ShowsOne of the industries we've discussed on this show recently as having been dramatically affected by COVID-19 is the trade show business.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
100th Anniversary of the 19th AmendmentThis week marked 100 years since the 19th amendment was ratified. Today on the podcast, we're joined by managing editor Autumn Phillips to share some highlights from "We the Women," our series of 19 interviews with South Carolina women, celebrating this milestone in history.Understand SC Shared .
New Virus Testing Swabs Designed in Upstate SCThe last time we interviewed our next guest was about ten years ago when his company was in early stage development.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Fight for Clean Energy ContinuesA clean energy organization in our state recently decided to end its operations and turn its efforts and its leaders, our next guests, over to a regional organization with a South Carolina task force.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Is the Stock Market Predicting a Good Economy Ahead?You've probably noticed that since the pandemic hit and drove the stock market into a steep decline, it has rebounded significantly.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
South Carolina Between World Wars: The Great DepressionFollowing World War I, South Carolina's economy collapsed. The post-World-War-I drop in demand for textiles, the subsequent collapse in cotton prices, the exhaustion of farmland through poor farming practices, and the decimation of cotton crops by the boll weevil hit South Carolinians hard.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 170: Bee Jackson's 1926 Visit to Charleston: Behind the ScenesProfessional dancer Bee Jackson's brief sojourn to Charleston in April 1926 was immortalized on film, but the motivation behind her visit is less visible.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
US Ed Dept Supporting Upstate SC High Risk StudentsIf there is anything our high school students need right now, it's assistance that will help them graduate in 2021.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
HurricanesLast week, Hurricane Isaias brushed past the Lowcountry but left a mess in the Grand Strand.Understand SC Shared .
Top-Rated Chef Returns to SCAfter beginning his search for a career as a chef with his enrollment many years ago at the Johnson and Wales culinary school in Charleston, SC , our next guest went on to experience success at restaurants in Savannah, New York City, and Hong Kong.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Tech Stocks and Your PortfolioInvestors in technology stocks have been pretty happy since the pandemic broke out as these companies' revenues have been, for the most part, not only COVID-proof but COVID beneficiaries.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
South Carolina Between World Wars: The Impact of the New DealWhen the stock market crashed in 1929, ushering in the Great Depression, South Carolina was already in dire financial straits.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
SC Lede: COVID-19 From The FrontlinesOn this special edition of the South Carolina Lede, host Gavin Jackson takes you to Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital in Georgetown County to speak with healthcare workers at the frontlines of the COVID-19 surge in South Carolina.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Episode 169: Representing Charleston at the 1926 National "Charleston" ContestTwo young dancers from Charleston went to Chicago in 1926 to compete in the first national "Charleston" contest.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
SC Econ Dev Leaders Add Tools for Virus PlanningEven though we are still in the midst of the virus crisis, our state's economic development organizations have not stopped their efforts to bring in new business and to support existing companies.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Ups and Downs: South Carolina's Economy During World War ISouth Carolina in 1918 was still struggling with the changes to its economic and social systems brought about by the Civil War and Reconstruction.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
The Balancing Act Between Retirement and Education FundingFor parents, deciding how much to save for retirement versus what to set aside for a child's education can be a difficult balancing act.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Conjunction Junction, Back-To-School DysfunctionOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for August 6, 2020, we bring you updates from State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman on school reopenings, virtual classrooms, truancy, and more.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Today's Main Street Business Environment Under PressureAlmost 20 years ago our next guest's organization was formed to manage our capital city's downtown Main Street district.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Struggling to Re-Open EconomyWith the re-opening of the economy and the resurgence of the virus this summer, hopes for better times ahead have been delayed.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 168: Who Were the Best "Charlestoners" in Jazz-Age Charleston?The "Charleston" was a national sensation in 1925, while critics in this city rebuked its charms.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Three Reasons to Talk about Managing Capital GainsAccording to Goldman Sachs, the combined market values of Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Facebook - now account for over 20% of the value of the S&P 500 Index.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
EvictionsIn South Carolina, renters have to be armed with cash to fight an eviction. When tenants facing removal from their homes want to have their case heard in a higher court, they're often required to come up with thousands of dollars in a matter of days.Understand SC Shared .
The Importance of Digital Tools During the PandemicA recent study conducted by our next guest's organization found that, during this pandemic, one in three small businesses would have had to close all or part of their business if they had not had any digital tools as a part of their business model, while those empowered by digital tools were four and a half times more likely to project revenue...The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Outdoor Employment Gaining in PopularityOutdoor jobs have taken on a new level of importance and security in this post-COVID world.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
South Carolina Progressives During World War IOriginally broadcast 03/02/18) - There were progressives in South Carolina in 1918. And the progressive movement in this state was different from the movement in the Northeast.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 167: Bee Jackson Wanted to "Charleston" in Charleston in 1925Bee Jackson was a professional dancer in the 1920s who promoted herself as the "originator" of the "Charleston." To bolster her claims, she sought validation from the source of the dance.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Processing Food During a PandemicWe've heard about the issues facing the meat packing industry during this pandemic. But what about the multitude of other food processing and distribution facilities across the country and our state?The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
7.23.20The team chats with Adair Ford Boroughs and discuss her campaign for SC-2. Take a listen!Podmetto Politics Shared .
Should schools reopen in fall?At this time last year, parents and students were picking up fresh packs of pencils and notebooks, starting up fall sports practices and gearing up for another first day of school in August.Understand SC Shared .
State Business Leaders Promoting Workforce Awareness Among KidsWe interviewed our next guest back in March when the pandemic was just beginning it's havoc creation across the country and our state and he reported that our state's business community was committed to do what was necessary to halt the spread of Covid-19 and to help companies survive its wrath.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Small Business Financial Aid in SCNot long after the pandemic started forcing businesses to shut down, Congress came to the rescue with financial aid programs, including grants and low-interest loans.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
A Change in Market Direction Can Change Your Risk ToleranceHave you ever noticed that your tolerance for risk may be at one level when you're setting your goals with your financial planner, but then along comes a market downturn and suddenly you find that you might be a little more risk-averse than you thought.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Fighting on Two Fronts: Black South Carolinians in World War IUpon the United States' entrance into World War I, President Woodrow Wilson told the nation that the war was being fought to "make the world safe for democracy." For many African-American South Carolinians, the chance to fight in this war was a way to prove their citizenship, in hopes of changing things for the better at home.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 166: Tracing the Roots of the "Charleston" DanceThe world-famous "Charleston" tune and dance arose from the melting pot of New York City in the 1920s and became an enduring icon of the exuberant Jazz Age.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Dark money in SC politicsIn the couple weeks leading up to the primary runoff for South Carolina state Sen.Understand SC Shared .
South Carolina in WWI: The MilitaryWith the United States' entrance into World War I, three Army training bases were set up in South Carolina.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Taking Full Advantage of Small Business Pandemic AssistanceThe small business community has been severely impacted by the pandemic. The financial assistance from the various levels of government has certainly helped but our next guest says that his experience working with small business owners through all of this has highlighted the importance of having a strong and supportive network already in place.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
COVID's toll on minority communitiesRacial disparities in who contracts coronavirus have played out across the U.S., and South Carolina is no different.Understand SC Shared .
7.9.20Jarrod, Courtney and Lindsey chat with Libertarian Candidate for President Dr. Jo Jorgensen. They chat her campaign, Libertarian policies and how she's running a 3rd party candidacy in a world overshadowed by Donald Trump's tweets.Podmetto Politics Shared .
Event Marketing When There Are No EventsWe are all well aware of the effect the pandemic has had on charities and other organizations, such as universities, concert venues, etc.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Workforce Preparedness in the Time of COVID-19The not-too-long-ago tight labor market has quickly shifted to an overabundance of available workers, thanks to the global pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Financial Planning Opportunities During the Pandemic: Part 2We recently reviewed some financial planning opportunities on this program, such as taking advantage of the current low interest rate situation for some refinancing possibilities.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Upstate Endodontist Wins Technology AwardSevere allergic reactions are normally dealt with through an injection of epinephrine, which in many cases can be expensive and difficult to administer.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 165: Remembering Charleston's Liberty Tree, Part 2After citizens planned rebellion and celebrated independence beneath Charleston's Liberty Tree, British soldiers tried to obliterate its legacy.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Wear your mask + Latest COVID updateWhile health officials urging South Carolinians to wear masks in public is nothing new, mandatory masking ordinances in the state are.Understand SC Shared .
Business Booming for Local Food ProductsOne upside to the pandemic has been the surge in demand for local food products.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Testing Our Healthcare SystemOur healthcare system represents the front line in the battle against Covid-19. How is it holding up here in South Carolina?The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
2nd Half Economic Outlook for 2020We are heading into our fourth month of the economic upheaval caused by the pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Business News Update from Alan CooperAn update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Conversations on S.C. History: Women and World War IPrior to that World War I, South Carolina was a predominantly rural state, with a Black majority populaltion.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 164: Remembering Charleston's Liberty Tree, Part 1Charleston's Liberty Tree is an important part of the story of the American Revolution in South Carolina.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Restoring Economic DevelopmentAfter a successful career in wireless communications, our next guest decided to return to the Lowcountry and enter the commercial renovation and restoration business in an effort to help revive and grow the local economy.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Calhoun monument and its legacyAfter more than 17 hours of sawing, slicing and tethering, the 12-foot-tall statue of John C. Calhoun that's towered over Marion Square for more than a century came down on Wednesday.Understand SC Shared .
Catering to a New DemandAny business that relies on events for a major portion of their income has certainly been affected by the virus crisis.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Opportunities to Increase Diversity and Inclusion During CrisesOnce again, the issue of diversity has become a hot topic in our country. Our next guest says that recent concerns over police actions and the challenges of the pandemic are bringing opportunities for organizations to make lasting and positive changes.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Financial Planning Lessons Learned from the PandemicThere is no doubt that everybody is learning a lesson or two from this pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: COVID-19-1,000 Cases A Day Keeps The Normalcy AwayOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 23, 2020, we look at Sen.South Carolina Lede Shared .
Reconstruction and the African American Struggle for Equality in the SouthDr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., has said, "Reconstruction is one of the most important and consequential chapters in American history."Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Episode 163: Juneteenth, Febteenth, and Emancipation Day in CharlestonCommemorating the end of slavery has been an annual tradition across the United States since the end of the Civil War, but there is no single date of observance.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
6.19.20The OG's, Chris and Jarrod, sit down to chat the Supreme Court's recent decision that the LGBTQ community is protecting from employer discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of, Jarrod has a conversation with SC State Senate Candidate Dr. Dawn Bingham to discuss her expertise in public health and how she is campaigning during the COVID-19...Podmetto Politics Shared .
Workers' Comp and the Virus CrisisAs companies continue to re-open their doors, health experts say that until much more testing has been done and a vaccine developed, they may be increasing their risk of employees and customers becoming sick with COVID-19.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
When restaurant employees get coronavirusVariations of the same announcement have been coming out a steady clip this month: Restaurants that recently reopened after coronavirus restrictions were lifted said they were closing up shop again.Understand SC Shared .
Professional Tennis Returns to SCAfter a pause due to the pandemic, professional golf recently returned to the Palmetto State and next week competitive professional tennis will also return in an effort to not only support the players through the prize money, but also with fundraising for the frontline healthcare workers at the Medical University of South Carolina.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: Searching For Equality 5 Years After Mother EmanuelOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 18, 2020, we reflect on the Mother Emanuel AME massacre in Charleston five years later.South Carolina Lede Shared .
What Does Freedom Mean? The Agency of Black People Before and After EmancipationOn June 19th, 1865, Union general Gordon Granger read federal orders in Galveston, Texas, that all previously enslaved people in Texas were free.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Selling in the Age of CovidIn a post-Covid world, the sales process is being reinvented, just like so many others.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Real Estate Commissions Soon to Collapse?The majority of Americans' wealth resides in real estate and the stock market. Over the past couple of decades, technology has helped bring the cost of investing in stocks down to almost zero.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Entrepreneurial Update from the SwampfoxAn update of the news, issues, and events facing the entrepreneurial community in South Carolina.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 162: The Rise of Charleston's Horn Work, Part 2Scores of laborers transformed tons of oyster shells into a towering concrete barrier to protect the town's northern boundary in the late 1750s, but the changing tide of world events convinced local authorities to abandon the Horn Work before its completion.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
High Supply Results in Dropping Prices for Hemp ProductsAs is usually the case with free markets, strong demand eventually attracts a higher supply which then drives down prices.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Prepping for the Return of the PGA Championship to KiawahEight years ago, one of golf's four major tournaments was finally held in the Palmetto State when the PGA Championship came to Kiawah Island.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Coronavirus spikes in SCWhen we recorded this episode, the seven-day moving average of coronavirus cases in South Carolina had hit a new high for 11 days in a row.Understand SC Shared .
SC, Global Trade, and the PandemicOver the past decade or so, our state has certainly become an important cog in the engine of international trade with many large, foreign companies locating operations here.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Global Diversification Matters to Your MoneyEven with the recent volatility in the US stock market recently, we have still outperformed other countries' markets over the past several years.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Winning of the American RevolutionGeneral U.S. history courses in many high schools depict the American Revolutionary War as a series of battles in the, Concord, Bunker Hill, etc.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Upstate Company Awarded for Enhanced Learning TechnologyLast year, our next guest's company was highlighted on this program for their assistance in the progress being made at Clemson University's Center for Automotive Research in Greenville, SC, in particular the student-run Deep Orange project.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 161: The Rise of Charleston's Horn Work, Part 1The story of the tabby fort that became an American citadel during the British siege of 1780 commenced decades before the Revolution.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
The protestsLast Saturday, South Carolinians took the streets, joining protesters across the U.S. and world who are — again — calling for the killings to stop.Understand SC Shared .
The Pandemic Pivot ContinuesWe're continuing to find stories of local businesses pivoting to participate in the making of products needed in this pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SPECIAL: Full interview with Gee Jordan on his arrestImages and videos from protests against racism and police brutality have been filling our news feeds and social media pages for days now.Understand SC Shared .
The Pandemic Shifts the Supply ChainOne of the most discussed economic issues involving the aftermath of the virus crisis is what will change with our supply chain.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
6.2.20Jake and Chris chat with Rhodes Bailey about his bid for SC House District 75 and what campaigning looks like during the current COVID-19 pandemic.Podmetto Politics Shared .
A Timeframe for the Return to Economic ProsperityOur state and national economies have slowly begun to re-open after months of dealing with the global pandemic.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Lede: Fighting In Memory Of George FloydOn this episode of the South Carolina Lede for June 2, 2020, we take you to Saturday's protests in Columbia spurred by the death of George Floyd, which started with thousands gathered peacefully at the State House before devolving into isolated acts of destruction by a small group of people.South Carolina Lede Shared .
SC Business Update from SCBizNewsAn update of the news, events and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Colonial Carolina Frontier: Cherokees, Colonists, and SlavesIn his book, C arolina in Crisis: Cherokees, Colonists, and Slaves in the American Southeast, 1756-1763,.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
University Research Sparks Innovation in SCA regular guest on this program, John "Swampfox" Warner, often talks about the importance of our state's innovation and intellectual capital, particularly that which originates from our research universities.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 160: The Horn Work: Marion Square's Tabby FortressHave you heard the story of the Horn Work in Marion Square? You know-that mysterious, unobtrusive, lumpy slab of concrete covered with oyster shells standing in the park near King Street?Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Rising watersWhen rain pummeled Charleston last Wednesday, a team of reporters and photographers fanned out across the region, assessing damage and talking to people as they waded through the floodwaters.Understand SC Shared .
New Marketing Strategies for New TimesThe last time we interviewed our next guest two years ago, the economy was humming along and he was staying quite busy in the digital marketing world.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Leadership in a Time of CrisisIt's never easy running a company or organization, but our next guest says that in a time of crisis, such as we are in now, effective leadership is critical.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Financial Planning Opportunities During the PandemicThere's certainly a lot going on right now even with not a lot going on.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Why Southern Identity Still MattersThe American South has experienced remarkable change over the past half century. Black voter registration has increased, the region's politics have shifted, and in-migration has increased its population many fold.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Health Tech Start-Up Raises $5 MillionRaising venture capital has always been a struggle in the Palmetto State but late last year, our next guest was able to raise $5 million for her start-up, right out of the gate.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 159: Hucksters' Paradise: Mobile Food in Urban Charleston, Part 2The "golden age" of huckstering food in the streets of Charleston dawned after the Civil War, when formerly-enslaved people expanded this popular form of marketing.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Professional Golf Returns to SC in JuneWhen the PGA Tour announced recently that they were restarting professional golf in June, our next guest was happy to find out that his tournament, the only one held in South Carolina, was going to be included when it had previously been written off for this year.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
When and why to wear a maskIn South Carolina, the decision of whether or not to wear a mask has fallen on and public health officials have been urging people to wear face coverings to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but some are concerned people are ignoring the advice.Understand SC Shared .
How the Pandemic Has Changed HiringPrior to the pandemic, there existed a very tight labor market, with many companies in dire need of qualified employees in order to continue growing their businesses.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Improving Schools Through E-LearningFor years, our state has struggled to find ways to improve its overall performance among our K-12 public schools.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Reclaiming a Lost Hero of World War IIIn November 1943, Marine 1st Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr. was mortally wounded while leading a successful assault on a critical Japanese fortification on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Investing in a "New Normal"As we round the corner of this virus crisis, many investors are starting to think about what the focus of the portfolios should be, which sectors are expected to outperform and underperform as we move into a new normal.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 158: Hucksters' Paradise: Mobile Food in Urban Charleston, Part 1Mobile hucksters, predominantly of African descent, formed an important part of the local culinary market from the earliest days of Charleston by carrying food around the city in baskets and carts.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
SC Business Shifts to Making Face ShieldsWith COVID-19 decimating the cruise industry, our next guest's Lowcountry company faced a serious dilemma because their main business was designing, manufacturing, and installing cruise ship signage and interiors.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
How SC is reopening beachesIn late March, when it seemed like nearly everything had closed, South Carolinians continued to come to the beach.Understand SC Shared .
Managing Virtual WorkersIt's certainly a different business world right now with most meetings still occuring virtually and a large percentage of workers performing their duties from home.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Pharma Company Leading During CrisisSeveral years ago, we interviewed our next guest about why she had decided to move her pharmaceutical manufacturing company from Florida to South Carolina.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
"They Stole Him Out of Jail"In They Stole Him Out of Jail , William B. Gravely presents the most comprehensive account of the Willie Earle's lynching ever written, exploring it from background to aftermath and from multiple perspectives.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
What Can Our Tourism Business Learn from Past Epidemics?In 2002, our next guest worked as the tourism development coordinator for Ontario, Canada. His main project was to get the hospitality industry back on track after the SARS virus derailed tourism in the province.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 157: Dining and Drinking in Charleston Before the Food and Beverage IndustryWhile most of the food and beverage industry is currently shuttered, we can look to our past in search of forgotten service models that might offer fresh inspiration for future business.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Retirement Living Challenges During the PandemicFor 60 years, our next guest's faith-based nonprofit has been providing retirement living options, including assisted living and skilled nursing care for people across the state.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
How SC's restaurants and bars are copingRestaurants have become a marker of sorts during the coronavirus pandemic. They were among the first businesses to close, and the first to announce mass layoffs.Understand SC Shared .
Transitioning Your Company to Successfully Exit the Virus CrisisAs the economic shutdown / reopening has occurred and will continue to occur in phases, many companies are still in a state of shock and struggling to identify and grab a hold of these transitional stages in order to prepare to successfully exit this crisis.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Bonus ContentPodmetto producer Jake Erwin and writer Billy Francis present a new, narrative podcast called 'Southbound: A Simon Fogg Mystery.' Enjoy this special preview just for Podmetto followers.Podmetto Politics Shared .
Annual Online Giving Day Supports Local NonprofitsBy now, many people are aware of two things involving the nonprofit sector: they have been hit particularly hard by the global pandemic and today is their annual online giving day, when they raise millions of dollars enabling them to continue to do the good work they do.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
The Hazards of Economic ForecastingWhen economists lay out their forecasts for all to see, they usually add a caveat such as "barring any unforeseen circumstances".The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Living by Inches: Captivity in Civil War PrisonsFrom battlefields, boxcars, and forgotten warehouses to notorious prison camps like Andersonville and Elmira, prisoners seemed to be everywhere during the American Civil War.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Cities Helping Small Businesses During PandemicIn addition to the small business assistance programs being rolled out by the federal government during the global pandemic, many cities and towns are doing the same in order to provide an extra safety net.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 156: A Moderate Trot through the History of Street SpeedPedestrians and draft animals moving at a "moderate trot" set the pace in Charleston's streets for more than two centuries, until automobile drivers pushed local government for faster travel through the city's narrow streets in the early 20th century.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
4.30.20Chris, Jarrod, Lindsey, Courtney and Jake are joined by Jason Zacher, Senior Vice President for Business Advocacy with the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, to chat the COVID-19 stimulus package and discusses the difference between the Paycheck Protection Program and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan , how upstate small businesses have been able...Podmetto Politics Shared .
Upstate Company Wins Medical Equipment AwardMillions of people across the world suffer from complications that arise due to urinary or gastrointestinal tracts issues.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
When can SC reopenNews about the coronavirus pandemic in South Carolina can change at a rapid pace. When we recorded this podcast early Tuesday afternoon, it was believed that the state had reached its peak of deaths caused by the coronavirus earlier this month.Understand SC Shared .
Business Financial Management During a PandemicThe stress the global pandemic has put on the business community has added new dimensions to the science of cost controls.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Columbia Enlists Private Upstate Lab for Virus TestingIn order for our economy to begin to re-open, healthcare experts say that more virus testing needs to be done on the population.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC Business Update from Alan CooperAn update of the news and issues that are trending right now across South Carolina's business community.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Go Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business with Matt and Ted LeeThis week on Walter Edgar's Journal, Mat Lee and Ted Lee drop in to talk about their new book, Hotbox: Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
Growing and Delivering Safe FoodDuring this time of crisis, being able to secure clean, safe food has become a priority.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 155: Hemp Cultivation in Early South CarolinaIn South Carolina's early years, the provincial and imperial governments offered cash bounties to encourage local planters the grow hemp on a commercial scale.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Cybersecurity Needs Increase During PandemicThe pandemic has forced many more people onto the Internet to transact business. And this increased activity has resulted in a heightened need for cybersecurity.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC's closer than expected Senate raceEarly last year, even before Jaime Harrison officially declared his candidacy, it was clear that U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham's challenge had shifted from the right to the left.Understand SC Shared .
Managerial Insights During an Uncertain TimeAs the head of our state's flagship business school, our next guest is staying particularly busy during the global pandemic, helping to facilitate not only new avenues for student learning, but to address the sudden change in needs of the business community.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Mental Stress Increases During CrisisOne issue that is arising from the virus crisis is an expectation that the stress will strain our nation's mental health infrastructure as more and more people require assistance while more and more facilities and professionals face their own resulting issues.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Rampage: MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila75 years ago, when Gen. Douglas MacArthur prepared to liberate the capital city of the Phillipines in 1945, he believed that the occupying Japanese forces would retreat.Walter Edgar's Journal Shared .
What You Should Know About the CARES ActIn an unprecedented short amount of time, the $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, aka the CARES Act, is now law and is in the process of being enacted.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
Episode 154: Charleston at 350: The Legacy of Founding DecisionsCharleston turns 350 this month, and the anniversary of its founding presents opportunity to contemplate our community's long journey since 1670.Charleston Time Machine Shared .
Upstate Institution Helps Family-Owned BusinessesFamily-owned businesses make up a significant portion of the state and national economy and almost all of them are part of the small business sector that is being so dramatically affected by the current crisis.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
SC's deadly prison riotTwo years ago today, America's deadliest outbreak of prison violence in 25 years broke out at a maximum-security prison in South Carolina.Understand SC Shared .
Professors Assisting BusinessesThe global pandemic has dramatically altered businesses and their markets through mass closures, disruptions of supply chains, and of course, working from home.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .
4.15.20Chris, Lindsey, Courtney, and Jake get together to catch up on the what's happening during the COVID-19 shutdown.Podmetto Politics Shared .
Estate Planning During a CrisisWith so much death literally in the air during this virus crisis, many people are realizing they need to update or actually create their estate plans.The South Carolina Business Review Shared .