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For the past decade, growth rates have defined success for most technology companies. Moore’s Law enabled unprecedented computing power, setting off a sprint in winner-take-all marketplaces with increasing returns to… Read more »

AI Powers ‘Self-Healing’ Technology

Companies are tapping artificial intelligence to automate the care of their operations and information-technology infrastructure, finding that AI can identify and fix problems more quickly than humans. Source: AI Powers… Read more »

Innovation: 5 do’s and don’ts to get people outside the comfort zone

One of the trickiest parts of leading a large team is motivating them to innovate. As the one in the organization most often looked to for innovation, you must push… Read more »

How To Foster Immediate Lasting Success For Female Entrepreneurs And Startups

While the number of female entrepreneurs is growing globally, women continue to face challenges on their startup journey. Source: How To Foster Immediate Lasting Success For Female Entrepreneurs And Startups

Video and Messaging Enable Remote Work. But is it right for your company?

Four-day work week. Open-plan offices. Work-life balance. Remote work. There are endless ways to set up your team and company for success. And there’s evidence for and against all of… Read more »

Five Traditional Industries On The Verge Of An Innovation Boom

What do you think about when you hear the terms “disruption” and “technological innovation?” What industries and sectors come to mind? Source: Five Traditional Industries On The Verge Of An… Read more »

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Building a Startup That Will Last

For the past decade, growth rates have defined success for most technology companies. Moore’s Law enabled unprecedented computing power, setting off a sprint in winner-take-all marketplaces with increasing returns to… Read more »

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Amazon’s new healthcare company could give smaller healthtech players a boost

JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway have joined forces with Amazon to form a new healthcare company for all U.S. employees. Right now details are so sparse there’s not even a name associated… Read more »

7 Common Misconceptions Young People Have About Entrepreneurship

Google recently conducted a survey to see what young people think about popular brands. It turns out that brands with an entrepreneurial story behind them are considered the coolest. Companies with cachet among… Read more »

Education technology is a global opportunity 

$8.15 billion. That’s the amount global investors staked in edtech companies in the first 10 months of 2017. Education used to be simple: there was a blackboard, a teacher and desks in… Read more »

Live Oak Bank eliminates role of bank chief operating officer – Greater Wilmington Business Journal

Live Oak Bank eliminates role of bank chief operating officer  Greater Wilmington Business JournalLive Oak Bancshares Inc., the bank holding company for Live Oak Banking Co., eliminated the role of chief… Read more »

Are the Most Innovative Companies Just the Ones With the Most Data?

Do you still use Yahoo? Do you still remember MySpace? Compaq? Kodak? The cases of startups with superior ideas dethroning well-established incumbents are legion. This is the beauty of “creative… Read more »

HR tech to watch in 2018

While rising costs, complex billing systems and health care illiteracy remain today’s top benefits-related challenges, new software solutions and tools geared toward the HR function have made them easier to… Read more »

RIoT director’s ‘State of the Region’ address: We are strong – we are getting stronger

Now there are many. American Underground (Durham) and HQ Community (Raleigh, Greensboro) collectively house nearly 500 startups. Opportunity has exploded in the Triangle with Loading Dock, Frontier, the Nest, the… Read more »

RIoT director’s ‘State of the Region’ address: We are strong

Now there are many. American Underground (Durham) and HQ Community (Raleigh, Greensboro) collectively house nearly 500 startups. Opportunity has exploded in the Triangle with Loading Dock, Frontier, the Nest, the… Read more »

RIoT director's 'State of the Region' address: We are strong – we are getting stronger – WRAL Tech Wire

WRAL Tech WireRIoT director's 'State of the Region' address: We are strong – we are getting strongerWRAL Tech WireNow there are many. American Underground (Durham) and HQ Community (Raleigh, Greensboro)… Read more »

RIoT director's 'State of the Region' address: We are strong – we are getting stronger – WRAL Tech Wire

RIoT director’s ‘State of the Region’ address: We are strong – we are getting stronger  WRAL Tech WireEditor’s note: On the heels of President Trump’s State of the Union address, HQ… Read more »

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