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

Martin Grable

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Can wearable fitness devices lower healthcare costs?

Wearable devices are used in UnitedHealthcare's wellness programs, which cover about 120,000 people in more than 40 states. | Photo by robin_mosports via Flickr

October 14, 2016 - 10:08am

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

Taylor Pope

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

Jim Triandiflou

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

Jim Whitehurst

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Cary firm trims workforce, but CRO creating new jobs in Durham

Durham is getting 79 new jobs with the local expansion of U.K.-based Almac Group, a contract research organization and life sciences firm.

Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.

September 28, 2016 - 10:58am

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

Dr. Bruce Cohen

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N.C. insurance chief nails Blue Cross Blue Shield with huge fine

N.C. Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin signs the voluntary agreement reached with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina that imposes the heftiest fine in state Department of Insurance history. Photo courtesy of the N.C. Department of Insurance. 

September 15, 2016 - 5:46pm

Life sciences sector growing strong in the Triangle

Research Triangle Park is home to multiple companies operating in the life sciences sector, one of North Carolina's most important economic engines. Photo by John Teague.

August 17, 2016 - 12:19pm

Zika strains nation's blood-collection industry

The aedes aegypti mosquito is the primary carrier of the Zika virus. Its breeding range covers much of the Southern U.S.

Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

August 12, 2016 - 5:03pm

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