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  • Blanton Phillips

    Workforce & Education

    Source: Greenville Online

    Staffing is one of our state's greatest assets

    Recently, several economists have weighed in on South Carolina's improving employment picture, and in particular the contributions — or perceived drawbacks — of the growth in temporary and contract staffing in the Palmetto State. While we are encouraged to see recognition of an industry that provides quality jobs to tens of thousands of South Carolinians every week, some of the coverage missed important points, painting only a partial picture of the staffing industry's impact.

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  • Infrastructure

    Source: Charleston Regional Business Journal

    Ports authority wants to handle 1M containers in FY15

    The S.C. State Ports Authority plans to handle 1 million pier containers by the end of fiscal year 2015 in June, a goal that CEO Jim Newsome said the port has not achieved since before the recession.

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