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Posts tagged “Economic development”

2:30 p.m. today

Big data transforming site location decisions, economic development

The ubiquitous nature of data today is changing the game for companies making location decisions and the communities and organizations seeking to recruit them. So say experts who participated in the Data4Decision Conference in Raleigh.

Cisco describes "big data" process Cisco describes "big data" process

Updated 6:35 a.m. today

Deep dive on Obama's new Broadband Opportunity Council

The Broadband Report       The Broadband Report: The president officially launched a new broadband council last week with the goal of increasing investments in high-speed connectivity and lowering deployment barriers.

6:28 a.m. today

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

6:19 a.m. today

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

March 26

Will new NC crowdfunding bill ('Paces') bring clarity, win passage?

Crowdfunding bill Crowdfunding may yet become a reality in North Carolina with the filing of a new bill in the state Senate on Wednesday. It's called PACES, or "Providing Access To Entrepreneurs/Small Business." Legislation also has been introduced in the House. The debate continues ...

March 23

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

March 23

WTW in review: Last week's headline news (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

March 20

Best of SxSW: The views from Triangle, NC startup community members

ExitEvent ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman tracked down nine members of the Triangle and North Carolina startup community who journeyed to Austin for South By Southwest, seeking their insight into what were the best takeaways and experiences.

Updated March 18

Crowdfunding event: NC is 'out of business' without incentives, Commerce Secretary says

Crowdfunding Event 21 Right now, North Carolina is "Out of business," when it comes to having a toolbox of incentives to offer job-creating companies the state might want to attract, said North Carolina Commerce Secretary John Skvarla keynoting at the WRAL Crowdfunding event in Raleigh Tuesday morning.

Updated March 17

Premium Lock Crowdfunding event: Takeaways you can use

Jim Verdonik The WRAL Crowdfunding event was an education in the latest startup funding tool, and that's exactly what the experts at the event stressed entrepreneurs need. Do your homework before embarking on a crowdfunding venture if you want to succeed.

Updated March 17

Premium Lock Crowdfunding event: Resources for entrepreneurs

Mark Easley Mark Easley, an angel investor says that if North Carolina passes the Paces Act it could ease the early-stage funding gap.

Updated March 16

WTW in review: Last week's 70 headlines (Part One)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

March 16

WTW in review: Last week's headline news

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

Updated March 5

Premium Lock Oops! Economic survey dips for first time in two years

Bad news for job seekers: Financial executives' expectations about the economy over the coming year dropped in a new survey from the AICPA. It's the first decrease in two years. So what's causing the concern among financial executives? Multiple reasons, the survey says.

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March 4

Bill boosting job incentives, data centers clears NC House committee

N.C. flag   ‚ÄčA bill that would boost the state's efforts to recruit large companies to North Carolina, particularly big automakers, passed the House Finance Committee on a 30-9 vote Tuesday morning, despite opposition from both liberal and conservative lawmakers. The bill also offers discounted electricity for data centers. Crowdfunding is not in the bill.

Updated March 4

McCrory lauds NC's growing life science industry power

Governor Pat McCrory takes the stage at the CED Life Science Conference in Raleigh to praise the sector's growing economic power across North Carolina. "One of great things your industry has done is help us get out of this recession," he says.

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Updated March 3

NC biotech startups share global spotlight in Raleigh

DNA      Some 1,000 of the smartest minds in biotech, crop science, medicine and medical devices are gathering in Raleigh today and Wednesday for the annual life science conference put on by the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. A whopping 53 startups will have a chance to impress the best and brightest.

Updated March 2

Premium Lock Report: NC biotech sector produces $73B, responsible for 61,000 jobs

Biotech   A newly released report from research firm Battelle documents the continuing growth of the biotech industry across North Carolina. Jobs are up, economic impact is surging, and average salaries are at $81,000. In fact, biotech employment grew more than 30 percent between 2000 and 2012 compared to an overall job growth rate of 1 percent.

March 2

Premium Lock Biotech industry impact case study: How Biogen spends $196M in state, employs 1,650 people

Inside the Battelle "Impact of Life Sciences in North Carolina" report: A break down on Biogen's "interactions," from jobs to partnerships and money spent with vendors.

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March 2

WTW in review: Last week's 70 headlines (Part Two)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

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