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3458
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Employers often find themselves entangled in employee lawsuits. In 1995-96, discharge and harassment were the top two types of suits filed. Companies can reduce the number of suits by adopting policies, including documenting each allegation.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 55 Issue 7, July 1997, p16,18-20,22, il
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5718
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The editors of BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA ranked the state's most powerful people. Individuals considered had to make their power felt in the business world, whether they owned or ran a business or not. Included are Hugh McColl, Chairman and CEO, Bank of America; Marc Basnight, President pro tem, N.C. Senate; Nan Keohane, President, Duke University; and Jack Cecil, President, Biltmore Farms Inc., Asheville.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 19 Issue 7, July 1999, p28-33, 35-38, 40-41 Periodical Website
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24146
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Sageworks Inc. CEO Brian Hamilton holds seminars with prisoners in North Carolina to discuss how they can start their own businesses and improve their lives.
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24231
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This article presents the ranking of the top private companies in North Carolina in 2003 and compares them to last year's winners to shed insight about economic change in the state.
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24228
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This article discusses various business enterprises that fell in the stock market in 2002 and presents stock picks for 2003.
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24240
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Professional stock pickers review North Carolina stocks they thought would rise steadily over twelve months. Many suffered losses instead. Kenan Transport, Lowes Companies, and Family Dollar Stores saw the largest gain in value among North Carolina based companies in 2001.
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24291
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This article presents various North Carolina stock picks for 2000 and the actual results over the past year of 1999.
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24301
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Erskine Bowles is the Clinton administration's chief operating officer. This article discusses the impacts Bowles had in the office and throughout Clinton's term, touching on Bowles' background in business and finance.
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24308
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Jim Goodnight is touted as the richest man in North Carolina. This article examines his background and what helped him become a successful businessman.
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24317
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Local Economic Development Corporations and state Commerce offices are attempting to grow existing businesses in North Carolina.
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24359
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Volodia Prigozhin ventured to create an enterprise on Soviet soil be selling North Carolina-made elastic bandages. Unfortunately, U.S.S.R. bureaucrats were uninterested and the business venture failed.
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24354
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Maceo K. Sloan and Justin F. Beckett run NCM Capital Management Group Inc., a minority-run group of money managers. The men overcame many difficulties in order to set up their business and achieve the success they are experiencing today.
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24387
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Many high-tech entrepreneurs have gotten their businesses off the ground as a result of venture capital. Once in short supply, venture capital has increased drastically over the past few years. The availability of such seed money has made a difference to many North Carolina businesses.
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24408
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This article presents the MedFirsts businesses in North Carolina, doctor’s offices that are open long hours and every day of the year. These businesses represent just one aspect of the changing face of medicine in the U.S. Humana is the corporation behind the new medical centers that are opening at a surprising rate.
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24415
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Robert and Joan Zimmerman produce six nationally known trade and consumer shows annually. This article discusses how the couple successfully manages business and marriage.