December 12, 2012

Durham named top county for 2013

The latest release of the “Fourth Economy Community (FEC) Index” was announced today listing the nation’s top 10 large-sized Fourth Economy Communities. These communities are those ideally positioned to attract modern investment and managed economic growth. Good news…Durham was ranked No. 1!

The “fourth economy” characterizes the most recent phase … read more

December 6, 2012

The attorney-client relationship – Are you getting what you deserve?

By DEANA A. LABRIOLA, Ward and Smith, P.A.

Editor’s Note: Deana A. Labriola is a member of the Business Practice Group at Ward and Smith, P.A. This article previously appeared in WRAL Techwire.

At its most basic level, the relationship between attorneys and clients is one of customer service – … read more

December 5, 2012

Notes from Chamber U

This morning’s Chamber U featured three funding/business plan resources for our small business owners. Below is a summary of each – please email or call them to schedule an appointment to review your plan and to discuss any adjustments that need to be made. They all emphasized that it is … read more