Think creative types don’t need to know anything about business? Think again

To prepare for an art exhibit is to prepare for the opening of a brand new pop-up business, except that your business has a lifespan of one day.

Lessons learned from the guy who walked into a bar

It’s the story of a good deed with a positive result. But it could just as easily have turned out far differently, which means there are some lessons to be learned.

The Man at the Hub

Retiring after four decades at J M Smith, CEO Bill Cobb saw the beginning of the tech boom and helped mold Spartanburg into a modern city.

Lockheed Martin now flying two military jets over Greenville

Lockheed Martin has said the two jets will fly out of Donaldson Field an average of 10 times a month.

The Man at the Hub

Retiring after four decades at J M Smith, CEO Bill Cobb saw the beginning of the tech boom and helped mold Spartanburg into a modern city.

Spartanburg County tourism officials unveil digital tour of local agricultural destinations

The Spartanburg Convention and Visitors Bureau (SCVB) announced it has launched Grown in Spartanburg, a mobile-friendly website that features local farms, food stands, and farmers’ markets.

Entrepreneurs behind Greenville’s Atlas Local are cultivating community, not co-working

It’s not just another co-work space, say the founders — it’s an impactful community of thinkers and doers.

Verizon announces $3.5M expansion of Mauldin call center

The state of South Carolina has offered tax breaks to Verizon Wireless in exchange for new jobs at the company’s call center in the Brookfield office park off of Interstate 385 in Mauldin.

BB&T plans $30M, 140,000 SF facility in Mauldin

BB&T Corp. plans a mortgage servicing center in Mauldin that will house more than 600 employees, currently at the bank’s Collage Street building in Greenville, company officials said.

Creativity goes to work

Creativity is a valuable element of fun that makes work interesting and allows us to excel in our chosen pursuits.

BMW’s Spartanburg plant remains nation’s top automotive exporter

BMW said the plant’s exports were valued at $9.53 billion, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce, confirming it as the country’s leading car exporter in terms of value for a third consecutive year.

Startup tech company Sencorables plans $3.5M investment in Greenville

Major carpet and mat makers are testing the people-sensing material now, and Sencorables expects to begin selling its product for the first time in less than 60 days.

Startup tech company Sencorables plans $3.5M investment in Greenville

Major carpet and mat makers are testing the people-sensing material now, and Sencorables expects to begin selling its product for the first time in less than 60 days.

Sales up at The Cliffs

The Cliffs said it plans to introduce a new mobile phone platform this year that will allow members to book tee times, make dining reservations, register for events, order takeout food on the golf course, order boat dock transport to a clubhouse, and perform other functions.

Greenville sports technology and ticketing startup is expanding

BANDWAGON raises more than $300,000 in latest fundraising round. The company plans to expand to all Power Five conference schools.