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HB2 doesn’t keep N.C. from ranking of best states for business

Construction cranes dot the Raleigh skyline, reflecting North Carolina's lofty position in the latest ranking of best state business climates. | Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.
 

November 16, 2016 - 8:13pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David Pellowitz

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Spin Master sparks the latest toy frenzy

Toy shelves across North America and around the world have been picked clean of Hatchimals, with no promise of reinforcements before the holiday season is through. | Crain's photo by Geoff Martin.

November 11, 2016 - 2:51pm

N.C. governor's race: Did HB2 take the contest into OT?

An HB2 protest in Asheville last April. | Photo by Selena N.B.H. via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 1:49pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ben Miller

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Beck

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Layoffs to test local demand for accountants

Charter Communications inherited a large campus in south Charlotte when it acquired Time Warner Cable last spring. The deal will mean an end to 258 jobs, mainly in accounting. | Photo for Crain's by Steve Cranford.

 

October 21, 2016 - 10:52am

New investor to aid AmWINS' quest for 150-year legacy

The AmWINS' headquarters at SouthPark in Charlotte. The firm is one the nation's largest wholesale insurance brokerages. | Crain's photo by Steve Cranford.

October 19, 2016 - 11:07am

Shopping on Thanksgiving? Triangle malls want you to wait a day

Shops in downtown Raleigh won't be open on Thanksgiving Day, but they will be open on Small Business Saturday. | Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons. 

October 18, 2016 - 8:18pm

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