November 21, 2014

[Photos] Durham Story Studio Premiere

The Durham Story Studio Premiere at the Full Frame Theater on Nov 18 was full of excitement. To publicly kick off the project, we hosted a group of Durham 2.0 key investors and other special guests.

So, what is a Studio Studio? It’s both a small room and a small … read more

November 19, 2014

Kidznotes Selected as 2016 Band Together Partnership

Music-for-social-change movement to improve life trajectory of 270 additional Triangle students

Triangle-based nonprofit Kidznotes— inspired by the international El Sistema movement— has announced its selection as Band Together’s 2016 nonprofit partner. The selection could mean a projected $1.5 million in increased and new donations for underserved students on free or … read more

Moore & Van Allen Recognized with Top-Tier “Best Law Firms” Rankings

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have recognized Moore & Van Allen PLLC in their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings, both nationally and within the Charlotte and Raleigh, North Carolina, and Charleston, South Carolina metropolitan regions.

Moore & Van Allen’s (MVA) Charlotte office was named a … read more

November 17, 2014

Chamber Workforce Report Reveals Opportunities for Durham

Looking at the demand side of the workforce equation reveals not just what employers want but how they want it.  Talent acquisition and retention has been one of Durham’s key strengths for years, and, as the area grows and evolves, the we know that finding new ways to strengthen our … read more

November 13, 2014

Small Businesses Increasingly Cautious, but Anticipate a Better 2015, According to Insperity Survey

Small business owners are increasingly guarded with respect to their business activities through year-end, but many express a more optimistic view concerning their business plans for 2015, according to the most recent Business Confidence Survey released today by Insperity, Inc. (NYSE: NSP), a leading provider of human resources and business read more

November 7, 2014

Learn How to Avoid Data Breaches

At some point, your company’s data likely will be compromised.

It could be due to an outside hacker, actions of a dis-satisfied employee, or a company error.

Consider these statistics:

  • Each week, more than 10,000 laptops go missing at U.S. airports
  • 47% of adult Americans have reported having their personal
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November 5, 2014

Life In The Fast Lane: High Speed Fiber in The Triangle

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from best-selling author Larry Downes, co-author of “Big Bang Disruption: Strategy in the Age of Devastating Innovation.” Downes will share how the nature of disruptive innovation has changed and discuss new rules for innovators in companies large and small to take advantage of read more

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Opens Information Center Kiosk at Northgate

Northgate Mall, Durham is pleased to announce the opening of a Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) kiosk which will again offer education and enrollment information for the open enrollment period beginning Saturday, November 15, 2014 through the close of open enrollment Sunday, February 15, 2015.read more

Durham Tech Presents….Wes Moore

Author of “The Other Wes Moore” — a book about two African-American young men with the same name living in the same decaying city. One grew up to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated combat veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader. The other is serving a life sentence in prison … read more

Trosa’s Thrift Store Grand Opening

Thrift Store Grand Opening

November 7, 2014

Location:         3500 N. Roxboro Street (Old Oxford Commons) – outside front of store

Time:               11:30 AM – Noon

Presiding:        Mayor Bill Bell (will make comments to media, cut ribbon)

Kevin McDonald, President/CEO (will make comments to media & residents)

 

At Ribbon:       Mayor … read more