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Local Business Leaders Weigh In On Brunswick's MSA Future

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May 7, 2021

General Aviation Services Business Hiring Ahead Of Busy Season

Modern Aviation Wilmington is in hiring mode for its upcoming busy season. The local fixed-base operator (FBO) has openings for six new hires, including three leadership positions with the company, according to Richard Formo, general manager of Mo ...

May 7, 2021

Vaccination 'passports' Come Into Focus

CastleBranch, the Wilmington-based consumer reporting agency, touts its status as “one of the first companies in the world” to issue a COVID-19 vaccination ID card.   The digital pass, which provides proof of vaccination to third p ...

May 7, 2021

Vantaca Fills HOA Industry Need

Wilmington’s best-known startup and another up-and-comer have similar beginnings: Both were created after established companies needed better industry-specific software systems.   Not satisfied with what was available on the market, both ...

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5 Aspects Of Strong Goals And The Consequences Of Missing Them

Posted Apr 22, 2021
Setting goals is a catalyst for success, especially if you’re planning for the future of your ownership and the success of your business. The strongest goals tend to have five aspects that help you guide the process for achieving them. In other words, when you set goals, you want to set SMART goals:

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Matt Berglund Joins Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage

May 7, 2021

Digital Alerts Aim To Avoid Overdrafts

PNC customers now have more power over their checking accounts.   The bank, which has five branches in the Wilmington market, has announced Low Cash Mode for its customers who use the bank’s digital Virtual Wallet bank account and money ...

May 7, 2021

Meeting Needs In Pender County

Sandy Harris didn’t plan on becoming the volunteer executive director of Pender County Christian Services.   But Harris, whose husband is a minister, started volunteering at PCCS about 23 years ago after an accident sidelined her from he ...

May 7, 2021

Gym App Does Some Of The Lifting

While it sounds like a simple idea, it’s one that isn’t widely available: go to the gym on your schedule any time of day or night when it works for your life.   But it is at the heart of Hybrid Athlete Foundation’s app, which ...

May 7, 2021

An Inclusive Space For Startups

Envisioned by husband-and-wife team Girard and Tracey Newkirk, Genesis Block provides business development services that support small business owners, entrepreneurs and early-stage startups. Its mission is to build an entrepreneur class in Wilmin ...

May 7, 2021

Topsail Steamer Continues To Gather Steam

Inspired by her experiences of summer seafood cookouts on the Jersey Shore when she was growing up, Danielle Mahon decided to share the experience of a low country boil with folks in coastal North Carolina.   Soon after she and her family move ...

May 7, 2021

SeaTox Sees An Ocean Of Potential

Covering nearly three quarters of Earth’s surface, the ocean is one of the planet’s most valuable natural resources. Although it’s already the primary food source for 3.5 billion people, scientists believe the ocean could supply six ...

May 7, 2021

Adding AI To Sales Forecasts

When it comes to running a business, one important aspect is sales forecasting, which can help owners and leaders predict their revenue to plan for employee pay, operating expenses, buying more inventory and attracting investors.   Accurately ...


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Restaurant Owners Cook Up Big Plans

It’s been said that the road to success is always under construction, and the saying rings true for the McDuffie family....


2021 CEA Chamber Of Commerce Winners

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