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Diane Durance

Director, UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
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Diane Durance, MPA, is director of UNC Wilmington's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE). The CIE is a resource for the start-up and early-stage business community to help diversify the local economy with innovative so  

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Education May 1, 2017

Software Contract Management: A Topic Every Growing Business Should Take Seriously

This Insights article was contributed by Alex Dale of Ward and Smith, PA. Now that your business has grown, have you read your software license agreements lately?  If you are like many small ...

Education Apr 14, 2017

Benefits Of The MVC Framework In An Agile Development Environment

This Insights was contributed by DeVante Pickering, a UNCW senior and lead back-end developer for Uni-SPIRE. The Microsoft model-view-controller (MVC) framework is a software architectural pattern ...

Education Apr 3, 2017

SSL Certificates And SEO

This Insights article was contributed by Marc Mereyde of TiktoPlus   It’s official - Google announced in September it will label websites containing passwords or credit card forms as &ldq ...

Education Oct 18, 2016

The Secret To Success: Plan, Prioritize and Relax

At the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, we’re all about — you guessed it — innovation and entrepreneurs. In a high-energy startup ecosystem like ours, there is a consta ...

Technology Sep 26, 2016

Intern Becomes Entrepreneur Through CIE Support

Sarah Ritter came to UNCW knowing that she wanted to create a startup. The hardest part was figuring out what kind of startup, exactly, she wanted to create. She knew she wanted to work for herself ...

Education Sep 13, 2016

Forum Highlights Entrepreneurs Committed To Social Change

This Insights was contributed by Nikki Kroushl, CIE's Social Media and Content Manager. Kroushl is a creative writing and communication studies major at UNC Wilmington and copy editor of the stude ...

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