Chamber Buzz

 

 

Chamber Buzz is a weekly electronic newsletter that keeps South Carolina Chamber of Commerce members up-to-date on the latest business news, legislative developments and events information.

For information regarding advertising with Chamber Buzz or the Manufacturers Journal email them to: chamberpress@scchamber.net.

 

 
 
 
 
August 25, 2017
 
August 18, 2017
 
 
August 4, 2017
 
July 28, 2017
 
 
 
July 7, 2017
 
 
June 23, 2017
 
June 16, 2017
 
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June 2, 2017
 
May 26, 2017
 
May 19, 2017
 
May 12, 2017
 
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March 24, 2017
 
March 17, 2017

March 10, 2017
ChamberBuzz: "When we work together, we win."

February 24, 2017
ChamberBuzz: Roads Press Conference Recap

February 17, 2017
ChamberBuzz: Boeing Vote & Roads Press Conference Next Week!

February 10, 2017
ChamberBuzz: Workforce Week

February 3, 2017
ChamberBuzz: State of the DOT, Biz Licensing & More

January 27, 2017
ChamberBuzz: Explore New Markets- New Money

January 20, 2017
ChamberBuzz:  Taking a Stance On Roads

January 13, 2017
ChamberBuzz: The Business Community is Speaking...

January 6, 2017
ChamberBuzz: Want Your Lawmakers to Listen? Business Speaks

December 21, 2016
Happy Holidays from the S.C. Chamber

December 16, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Charleston Port: Full Steam Ahead!

December 9, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Session Approaching- Senators Change Bill-Killing Rules

December 2, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Nominate Your Workforce Leaders Today!

November 22, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Ready To Shop? #SmallBizSat

November 18, 2016
ChamberBuzz: #ChamberSummit16!

November 4, 2016
Chamber Buzz: Changes Coming to Your S.C. Tax Witholdings

October 21, 2016
ChamberBuzz: SC Chamber Honors Mikee Johnson & Jay Lucas

October 14, 2016
ChamberBuzz: After the Storm- What You Need to Know

September 30, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Meet Best Selling Author & Port Progress

September 23,2016
ChamberBuzz: LeadSC 2016!

September 16, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Chamber Grassroots Tour Begins

September 9, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Announcing the 2016 Annual Summit!

September 2, 2016
ChamberBuzz: 2016 Legislative Scorecard Released!

August 26, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Washington Night a Success!

August 19, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Last Call for Washington Night!

August 12, 2016
Chamberbuzz: Business Week Scholarship Winners Announced

August 5, 2016
ChamberBuzz: 2016 Best Places to Work in SC Rankings!

July 29, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Our Biggest, Best Business Week Yet

July 22, 2016
ChamberBuzz: SC Business Week Begins!

July 15, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Diversity Awards, Ex-Im Progress & More

July 8, 2016
Chamberbuzz: SC Becomes First Work Ready State

July 1, 2016
Chamberbuzz: Runoff Results

June 24, 2016
ChamberBuzz: June 28 Runoff

June 17, 2016
ChamberBuzz:Primary Election Update 

June 10, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Roads Bill Becomes Law

June 3, 2016
ChamberBuzz:A Message from the President on End of 2016 Regular Session 

May 27, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

May 20, 2016

ChamberBuzz: Two Legislative Weeks Left

Only two weeks left in the 2015-2016 Legislative Session! Everything you need to know about what's going on at the Statehouse.

May 13, 2016
ChamberBuzz: 26th Annual HR Conference

The Chamber, in partnership with the SC SHRM State Council, hosted the 26th annual Human Resources Conference and presented the 2016 Human Resources Professional of the Year this week in Hilton Head!

May 6, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Happy Small Business Week!

A look at how we honored SC Small Businesses for #SmallBusinessWeek...

April 29, 2016
ChamberBuzz: A Victory for SC Business, SC Chamber goes to Washington

A Victory for SC Business...

April 22, 2016
ChamberBuzz: An Open Letter From the Business Community

In an open letter to the General Assembly this week, the South Carolina business community strongly cautioned legislators about the impact S.1203... 

April 15, 2016
ChamberBuzz: On The Road Again

House amends Senate roads bill, State Chamber applauds progress

April 8, 2016
ChamberBuzz:Audit Confirms Chamber's Roads Call

BREAKING! DOT AUDIT CONFIRMS WHAT CHAMBER HAS SAID…

April 1, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Springing Forward

It may be quiet over at the Statehouse this week... but the Chamber is buzzing with what’s to come now that spring has finally sprung!

The House finished its budget this week. Of note in the House-passed budget was $415 million allocated to roads next year...

With the #SCRoadsDebate now back to the House, the Senate took some time this week to address other #scbiz issues. Here’s everything you need to know…  

March 10, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Special Thursday Edition.

An important hurdle was cleared this week with the Senate finally adopting a plan after having the House’s proposal for almost a year.  The Senate’s action is an important milestone but there is still work that needs to be done to get to an agreement.

March 4, 2016
ChamberBuzz: A Break in The Traffic Jam.

We spoke and the Senate listened… For the last two weeks we’ve been calling on South Carolina citizens to speak out about #scroads and contact their Senators to urge them to start taking votes on the roads bill.

February 26, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Momentum Building For Roads Bill To Pass.

How to get around a 46 man road block…. The  filibuster continued this week as momentum to pass a roads bill continues to build.

February 19, 2016
ChamberBuzz: A Traffic Jam... When You're Already Late...

We partnered with the SC Department of Employment and Workforce and the South Carolina Workforce Development Board for a two day, jam-packed discussion on how to close the skills gap and build a workforce of the future in South Carolina at the 2016 Workforce Development Symposium.

February 12, 2016
ChamberBuzz: Not Your Average Friday at the Office

Ohio Governor and Republican Presidential Candidate John Kasich spoke to Chamber members Friday morning just ahead of The GOP debate in Greenville and a week before the First in the South primary.

Did you hear that Governor John Kasich (R-OH) will be our third candidate to join our SC Chamber Presidential series? Gov. Kasich will be joining us on Friday, February 12, 2015 at 11:30 for a lunch discussion at our office in Columbia.

January 29, 2016
Everything You Missed at Business Speaks

We hosted our annual Business Speaks event Tuesday where the business community and the General Assembly had a platform to have a direct discussion about the most pressing #scbiz issues facing our state. Couldn't make it? That's okay, check inside to see what you missed.

January 22, 2016
Business Speaks Next Week!

Business Speaks 2016 is next Tuesday! State legislators, including the House and Senate majority and minority leaders, will be present to address pressing #scbiz issues and take questions from you, the business community.  

January 15, 2016
What's on tap in the General Assembly

SC Chamber President Ted Pitts testified before the HSouth Carolina Chamber of Commerce President Ted Pitts testified before the House Legislative Oversight Committee Wednesday about the need to reform the DOT as it relates to our comprehensive infrastructure strategy.