Iris Phillips started her firm with her own money

Iris Phillips started her firm with her own money

Check out this article on how one woman started her firm with her own money, and though she found it difficult to secure future financing, she’s built a sizable presence.

By Connie Fowler
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Brasfield & Gorrie complete construction

Brasfield & Gorrie complete construction

Brasfield & Gorrie recently relocated its Raleigh office to 3800 Glenwood Avenue, a new facility across the street from the company’s previous office.

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Learn more about one of the largest privately held construction …

By Connie Fowler
Connie Fowler Employer Relations Manager Connie Fowler
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B Academics Network Hosts the 2020 Global B Academics Paper Development Workshop

B Academics Network Hosts the 2020 Global B Academics Paper Development Workshop

The global B Academics network recently held its 2020 Global B Academics Paper Development Workshop: Nuts and Bolts of Research on B Corps: Empirical Methods and Research Design. B Academics is 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that brings together over 1,900 academics …

By Patina Robinson
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Springboard Featured on Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies

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We’re excited to announce that Springboard has ranked no. 1334 on the Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. 

The annual list represents a unique look at the most successful companies in the independent …

By Laura Parker - Springboard
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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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NC State’s New Venture Studio Gives Students Entrepreneurship Experience

NC State’s New Venture Studio Gives Students Entrepreneurship Experience

This article was added to NC State’s newsletter July 8, 2020 and was written by  

NC State’s new program, Venture Studio, provides Poole College of Management students with valuable hands-on entrepreneurship experience.

Read the full article here

By Connie Fowler
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How to Volunteer at Food Banks Safely During COVID-19

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Food insecurity is one of many problems the COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated, and food banks need your help. Donating money or nonperishable food items is one of the best and most direct ways to get involved. But if you’re willing …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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What You Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Decision for LGBTQ Workers

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Monday, June 15, 2020 will be recorded in history as the day it became illegal across the United States for employers to discriminate against LGBTQ workers because of their gender identity or sexual orientation.

The Supreme Court ruled, six to …

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“Can You Hear Me Now?” Dealing with Online Meeting Dynamics

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Did he just interrupt me? Or is there a lag in the video…In an online meeting, it’s much more difficult to tell. It’s much easier to blame it on technical difficulties. And beyond being interrupted, it’s much more likely to …

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How to Make Your Virtual Meetings Accessible to All

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Is your organization experienced in handling remote virtual meetings? Or are you still working out some kinks? No matter the case, you’ll want to make sure that attendees with visual, hearing, or mobility impairments can easily understand and participate.

Even …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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6 Things You Can Do Right Now to Increase Your Job Security During the Pandemic (and Beyond)

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The coronavirus pandemic has turned the world of work upside down—and with 26 million Americans filing unemployment claims in a matter of five weeks, job security is likely on your mind.

“There’s a lot of uncertainty in a world that’s …

By Mary Kearl - The Muse
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