Articles from the Your Business section archive

Friday, Aug 9, 2013

Be a savvy negotiator to earn more

When it comes to salary negotiation, some individuals are better at it than others.  Individuals will either sink or swim during the salary negotiation process.
By By Debbie Walker

Sunday, Aug 4, 2013

Marketing exec bring big-city experience

Lee Heffernan is the new agency development director for Wier/Stewart after working wtih big names in the media industry in Atlanta and New York City.
By Jenna Martin

Friday, Aug 2, 2013

Construction roundup

Construction building permits, liens and liens satisfied in the Augusta building community. 

Monday, July 29, 2013

Chamber Corner

Ribbon-cuttings from the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber Corner

Ribbon-cutting from the Greater North Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Construction roundup

COMMERCIAL BUILDING PERMITS • River Bend Construction; Jam Ministries, 250 Bobby Jones Expressway, Augusta; renovations, $65,000 • S.D. Clifton Construction; Aiken County, 301 Gateway Drive, New ...

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Man follows father into real estate

For Blanchard & Cal­houn executive Ross Trulock, selling houses is a great way to meet people.
By Tim Rausch

Friday, July 26, 2013

Day Planner

Wednesday: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce seminar Small Business Cloud Survival Kit; 11:30 a.m.; Intellisystems, 1115 Greene St., Augusta; free for members, $25 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318

Honorees build solid careers

The newest group of noteworthy young professionals in Augusta may have recently received their recognition, but where today are some of Augusta Metro Chamber's "Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals to ...
By Jenna Martin

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Construction roundup

COMMERCIAL BUILDING PERMITS • B.R. Walden Construction; First Baptist Church of God, 3500 Walton Way Ext.

Your Money: Save on your next summer vacation

With a little prior planning and saving, you can have a relaxing and refreshing vacation without the stress of paying a mountain of credit card debt afterwards.
By Kelvin Collins

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Veterinarian travels to see patients

Veterinarian Ashley Wheatley owns Greenbrier Veterinary Services, which provides mobile vet services primarily to Richmond, Columbia and parts of Aiken County.
By Bill Levy

Friday, July 19, 2013

Higher interest rates changing refinance business

Local mortgage experts are reporting mixed results to how the recent incline in interest rates is affecting their refinance business.
By Jenna Martin

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Chamber corner

Ribbon-cuttings from the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce.

Monday, July 15, 2013

Your Money: Be a smarter consumer

Consumers of all ages and nationalities are targeted by con artists whose primary goal is to part you from your money. The best way to avoid being taken advantage of is to become a smarter consumer.
By Kelvin Collins

Chamber Corner

Ribbon-cutting from the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Construction roundup

COMMERCIAL BUILDING PERMITS • Construction Concepts; Julius Express Car Wash, 3565 W. Richland Ave., Aiken; $200,000 • Young Construction; US Renal Care, 208 University Parkway, Aiken; $762,000 • ...

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Day planner

THIS WEEK WEDNESDAY: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Chamber Before Hours; 7:30 a.m.

Your Money: If disaster strikes are you prepared financially?

We have seen our fair share of rain and storms over the last month so it seems timely to think about planning for natural disasters. Natural disasters can destroy your personal property and ...
By Kelvin Collins

Recent rains boost pest control businesses

Though many people dread a thriving mosquito population looming after recent rainfalls, at least one segment of the local economy will see the benefit in terms of business.
By Jenna Martin