Meet candidates running for U.S. Congress, N.C. Senate, N.C. House, District Court and Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor on Oct. 9, from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. at the Counting House Restaurant at the 21c Museum Hotel (111 N. Corcoran Street). As of Oct. 3, the following candidates have confirmed … read more
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and all members of the Durham Chamber are encouraged to participate. The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month is to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities.
Held annually, National Disability Employment … read more
Here is a list of tax-exempt charities that are accepting Florence-specific donations. NOTE: this list is not an endorsement of any specific charity.
- Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, visit their website to donate
- American Red Cross. To make a financial donation, visit their website or
For small business owners the first few years can be quite a roller coaster ride. Unforeseen problems, growth concerns, and not being sure of what’s next can stall many entrepreneurs before their business even truly gets the chance to get started. The stress of trying to figure out how to … read more
Recently, there has been a lot of skepticism surrounding social platforms. Where is my data going? How much do they know about me? Is this a safe place to interact?
Because SpokeHub is a unique platform that blends the entertainment of the social side and the insight for the business … read more
What is your “Extraordinary Impact?”
Through the breadth and depth of my career prior to SpokeHub and in the year since our launch, I have watched the mission I have for this company come to life which is inspiring the next generation. I’ve been told countless stories of men and … read more
by Nikki Dickens, Sr. Director of Web and Partner Marketing, SpokeHub
Digital reality is changing the ways we interact with each other as well as how companies interact with their audiences. The IDC (International Data Corp) predicts that the adoption of these digital experiences from 2017-2021 will result in a … read more
by Dawn Church, WorkSmart IT
Dodging Cybersecurity threats is getting harder by the second as hackers attempt to race technology advancements. But an established IT Managed Service Provider (MSP) can help you through the quagmire of today’s cybersecurity threats. Here is a list of a few common threats, along with … read more
Having led our respective communities’ successful ballot initiatives that enabled the Light Rail projects in 2011 and 2012, and having worked with various stakeholders throughout its development, we are disappointed that the state legislature is changing the rules for fair partnership again. The Durham-Orange Light Rail Project is important for … read more
by Dr. C. Nicole Swiner “DocSwiner”
My Mother’s birthday is May 20th. Mother’s Day was May 14th. May is National Mental Health Month.
Why are all of these things interesting?—Because my Mother, who is resting in Heaven, suffered and eventually succumbed to the effects of mental health issues, … read more