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From janitor to millionaire
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Ronne Brown is a wife, mother, coach, author, speaker, entrepreneur and overcomer. She has used her life and business knowledge to influence thousands of entrepreneurs by teaching them to achieve success on their own terms. Hailing from Washington, D.C., she inspires others to live and dream big. A statistic to a success Brown worked hard to change the
 
Diversity boosts innovation in U.S. companies
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
RALEIGH – A recent study finds that taking steps to foster diversity makes a company more innovative, in terms of product innovations, patents created and citations on patents – meaning the relevant innovations are also used to develop new technologies. “We wanted to know whether companies with policies encouraging the promotion and
 
BUSINESS BRIEFS
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
BWIB Black Women in Business will begin a new satellite radio show called GEMS beginning Jan. 8. GEMS will be carried o the Every.Black channel on the Truth Network. KNIGHTDALE CHAMBER Jan. 10, 8 a.m. – 2018 Economic Forum, Knightdale Town Hall, 950 Steeple Square Court. Register at knightdalechamber.org. DURHAM CHAMBER Jan. 11, 9-10:15 a.m.
 
Chinese tiremaker picks NC for major plant
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
RALEIGH — A Chinese tiremaker is moving more aggressively into the U.S. market, announcing plans Tuesday for a North Carolina factory that is to eventually employ 800 and produce 6 million tires a year. A state committee that administers large corporate tax breaks approved plans to coax Triangle Tire to rural Edgecombe County, about 65 miles east of
 

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CIAA division play kicks into gear

We have reached the midpoint of the 2018 CIAA season. The schedule now shifts to divisional

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Judges: No delay for new N. Carolina congressional map

RALEIGH — The judges who struck down North Carolina’s congressional map for