Category Archives: Human Resources

Apprenticeships not just for manufacturers

Business and industry leaders are invited to attend a free breakfast featuring a panel discussion and information session about apprenticeship programs in South Carolina on May 24. Registered apprenticeships are available in a number of industries, including manufacturing, information technology, health care, professional services, energy, construction, tourism and hospitality. For more information or to register…
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SC Chamber Announces 2018 HR Professional of the Year & HR Rising Star

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber announced the recipients of the HR Professional of the Year and HR Rising Star at the 28th Annual HR Conference on Thursday evening in Isle of Palms, SC. The awards were sponsored by Ogletree Deakins. The HR Professional of the Year Award was presented to Bob Lowe (Owner…
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Growing with Purpose: How to Grow Your Business the Right Way

ERG Payroll & HR announces Second Annual Executive Summit Columbia, SC, September 20, 2017: ERG Payroll & HR has announced the Second Annual Executive Summit, which is taking place this October 13th. The theme of this year’s event is “Growing With Purpose: How to Grow Your Business the Right Way”. The Executive Summit, which is…
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Recruiting Solutions named 7th Best Place to Work in South Carolina

Recruiting Solutions, an independent staffing and recruiting company, was announced as the #7 Best Place to Work in South Carolina in the Small/Medium Employer Category at the SC Chamber Best Places to Work awards reception on August 3rd, 2017. Recruiting Solutions was recognized for its excellent employer practices and services, including a collaborative company culture,…
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Dupree Management Services recognized by apartment organization

Dupree Management Services LLC and its division Dupree Hire was recognized at the Apartment Association of Greater Columbia at it's yearly Brilliance Awards. The awards were held at the Columbia Embassy Suites on Friday November 18. Dupree Hire is a placement agency for full-time, permanent individuals who are experienced in the property management field. As…
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SC Works launches training provider portal to help individuals gain skills

SC Works has launched its new Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Eligible Training Provider List website to better link individuals to organizations that can provide education and training to enhance their career path. The new system, renamed the Palmetto Academic and Training Hub (PATh), is easier to use for both the individual as well…
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Sheri Dickert joins Recruiting Solutions as recruiting manager

Columbia, SC - Recruiting Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of Sheri Dickert as Recruiting Manager for the company’s Virtual BOA location. In her new role, she will manage recruitment for the organization’s tax, advisory, assurance and the newly established government services verticals. Dickert joins Virtual BOA with more than 20 years of experience…
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Job fair scheduled for Sept. 22 at Metro Convention Center

Columbia, SC- The Columbia Urban League and Goodwill have partnered to host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, September 22 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Recent statistics by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics reveal that the unemployment rate remains at 4.9 percent. This job fair aims to connect employers…
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Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. hires Brian Morris as area vice president

[caption id="attachment_5105" align="alignleft" width="206"] Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has hired Brian Morris as Area Vice President of the employee benefits consulting and brokerage operation in Columbia, S.C.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C., August 25th, 2016 — The employee benefits consulting and brokerage operation of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (Gallagher) today announced the hiring of Brian Morris…
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