Category Archives: Business Services

Meet with Local Employers during Retail and Hospitality Career Fair

Job seekers, don't miss the chance to interact with more than a dozen local employers. Join Richland Library for the Retail and Hospitality Career Fair from 6 - 8 p.m., Thursday, September 19 at our Main location (1431 Assembly Street). Learn more about employment opportunities and what these companies look for when hiring. Some of…
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SC Chamber Announces Officers and Board Members

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce announced its newly elected Officers and Board of Directors for 2019-20. Leadership terms for the Chamber’s officers and board of directors will begin on October 1, 2019. “We are lucky to have this strong group of business leaders guiding the State Chamber for the upcoming year,”…
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Roshanda Pratt Hosts Conference For Small Business Owners

[caption id="attachment_24056" align="alignleft" width="960"] International speaker and entrepreneur, Roshanda Pratt hosts conference for small business owners.[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC- Roshanda Pratt; Amazon Best-Selling Author, International Speaker, Storyteller and Live Stream Strategist, hosts The Visibility Is Power Two-Day conference in Downtown Columbia, SC on September 6th-7th at Edventure Children’s Museum. The event featuring thought leaders, consultants, trainers…
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Construct a Business Plan with Richland Library’s Next Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Columbia, SC- What does it take to run a women-owned small business? Let a licensed general contractor and construction manager from the Midlands guide you through the process. Richland Library is excited to welcome Lasenta Lewis-Ellis as our next entrepreneur-in-residence. [caption id="attachment_23698" align="alignleft" width="269"] Lasenta Lewis-Ellis[/caption] A graduate of Midlands Technical College, the University of…
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Master How to Turn Your Creative Talents into a Sustainable Business

Columbia, SC- It's an opportunity for local residents to take their creative talents and grow them into a sustainable business. Richland Library is launching a series of five Creative Entrepreneurship Master Classes, and we're accepting applications now through Sunday, August 18. Master instructors will lead each of the classes. Meet the nationally-recognized entrepreneurs and their…
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Tour Historic Aiken on Pedego Electric Bikes

COLUMBIA, SC (July 2019) -- Looking for a fun, unique day trip? Head to Aiken for tours of its historic downtown and world-famous equestrian district on a Pedego Electric Bike. Tour guides Nicole Regele, an equestrian exercise rider, and polo player Tristan Hurley will take groups on a 2.5-hour round-trip tour that encompasses about 11…
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CRC Academy Enrolls 1st & Main Cohort

[caption id="attachment_23078" align="alignleft" width="4032"] Dr. Kasie Whitener, Vanessa Mota, and Shennice Cleckley live on the radio to announce the enrollment of the CRC Academy 1st & Main Cohort[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – Clemson Road Creative announced today the official launch of CRC Academy, a certification mechanism for independent consultants. As part of Clemson Road Creative’s shared…
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South Carolina Businesses with Successful Safety Records Honored at Annual Luncheon

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce today presented 170 Safety Awards at a luncheon presented by Sonoco at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. The Chamber’s annual Safety Awards recognize companies and their employees who have had a commendable Lost Workday Case Rate during the calendar year. Awards this year were presented by…
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