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Impact of opioid epidemic stretches across North Carolina's workforce

A labor shortage in the Tar Heel State's construction industry has been exacerbated by failed drug tests and criminal convictions tied to opioid abuse. | Pixabay photo

March 16, 2018 - 11:04am

North Carolina growers are betting on hemp

Tony Finch, a fourth-generation tobacco farmer near Spring Hope, sees promise in hemp as a cash crop. | Photo courtesy of CMW Media

March 14, 2018 - 7:54pm

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

Kevin Lamar

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

David Schmitt

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

Dave Whitehead

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What’s brewing in N.C. this holiday season? Plenty

A multitude of craft brewers in the Tar Heel State means that plenty of choices await beer aficionados and casual consumers alike this holiday season. | Photo by Quinn Dombrowski via Creative Commons.

December 11, 2017 - 2:58pm

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

Ray Sedey

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

Sean Lilly Wilson

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

Natalie English

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

Drew Westervelt

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