March 26, 2015

Is it Time to Put Your House on the Market?

Walk into any Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices York Simpson Underwood Realty office in the Triangle these days, and you’re apt to hear the sound of agents bidding on behalf of clients.  The Durham office, led by Broker in Charge and long-time Durham 2.0 member, Tracey Goetz is no exception.  “Our housing … read more

March 18, 2015

How to Boost Your Web Traffic and Get More Customers

“If you build it, they will come.” Great catch phrase for a movie. Horrible strategy for growing your business.

You put time, money, and resources into your website, your 24/7/365 marketing and sales tool.

You’ve crafted your message and your content. You uploaded images. Maybe you even blog or post … read more

March 17, 2015

Durham YouthWork Needs You

The Durham YouthWork Internship Program (DYIP),  a program of the Durham Workforce Development Board is seeking businesses and organizations to provide opportunities for youth to be exposed to real-world labor expectations. Businesses and organizations can participate in the program by bringing a youth, ages 14 to 21, into their work … read more

Phone Home Durham Mobile Phone Photography Exhibit

The Power Plant Gallery invites mobile phone photographers from all walks of life to submit images of Durham County taken with mobile phone cameras or other hand held devices.

With support from Museo Digital Fine Art Media, a select number of photographs from the open call will be printed for … read more

Lowell Oakley III is ‘Nothing But a Hound Dog’

On Monday night, Durham’s Lowell Oakley III survived the #VoiceBattles to remain on Team Pharrell. Oakley growled his way through a duet with fellow contestant Kimberly Nichole of the song “Hound Dog” originally by Big Mama Thornton, but made famous by Elvis Presley. Oakley will compete next week in the … read more

Become a Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority Vendor

The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority is providing an opportunity for prospective vendors to meet internal purchasing decision makers, learn about 2015 projects and business opportunities and how to do business with the Airport Authority during their 2015 Business Opportunity Expo.

WHERE: Durham Convention Center

WHEN: Wednesday, April 1, 9 a.m. – … read more

March 16, 2015

Boost Your Web Traffic and Get More Customers

Are you getting the traffic you need to get more customers and grow your business? Join David Mooring of BurlapSky on March 25 at 11:30 a.m., at DeVry University, Morrisville for a new seminar, “How to Boost Your Website Traffic and Get More Customers.” Find out more info hereread more

March 11, 2015

Get Involved, Give Back Durham

Giving back to the communities that support you is the philosophy of many companies in Durham. Triangle Pest Control has committed to giving back and serving their community. Here is their advice on making community involvement a priority.

Schedule regular community service events

Your team probably already gathers for regular … read more

Durham Chamber Urges Congress to Fund Transportation

The Durham Chamber of Commerce joined more than 250 local, regional and state chambers of commerce urging Congress to resolve the impending insolvency of the federal Highway Trust Fund, and to pass a long term federal transportation authorization bill.

Chambers of commerce know infrastructure investment is an important economic read more

March 9, 2015

NCDOT Passenger Rail Survey

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is conducting a survey to gauge public awareness of passenger rail in the state. The survey is available at and in Spanish at

Survey participants will be eligible to enter a drawing at the end of the survey for 4 … read more