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UNC-Chapel Hill has most student athletes in North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in North Carolina

East Carolina University, Wake Forest University and Duke University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in North Carolina in 2016

North Carolina ranked No. 23 in average charitable giving

North Carolina residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $6,105 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

North Carolina gets ‘D’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

North Carolina ranked No. 27 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in North Carolina

Duke University, East Carolina University and Wake Forest University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in North Carolina in 2016

TORRENT CONSULTING: Hiring-HLS Solution Engineer

This position is for an individual with strong Salesforce solutioning skills

TRANSPORTATION IMPACT: 3 Reasons Your Freight and Small Parcel Spend Is Higher Than It Should Be

It can be hard to finish your negotiations for freight or small parcel rates and not feel like you have left some money on the table.

TRANSPORTATION INSIGHT: Hiring-Client Development Associate

This position is responsible for growing business by developing new client prospects for the outside sales team and requires a creative approach to reaching decision makers.

VF CORPORATION: VF Corporation Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Earnings and Conference Call Date

VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) plans to release its third quarter fiscal 2019 financial results on Friday, January 18, 2019, at approximately 6:55 a.m.

North Carolina building permits: October 2018

North Carolina issued 5,022 building permits for privately owned housing during October, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: North Carolina posted 28th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

North Carolina ranked No. 28 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

North Carolina posted lowest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, North Carolina ranked No. 45 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

State institution: These 2-year North Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Southeastern Institute-Charlotte, Durham Beauty Academy and enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY: Cognitive Emotion and the Law to be held February 22

The Wake Forest Law Review will host a symposium on cognitive emotion and the law.

WILMINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Small Business Checkup to be held January 22

In response to member surveys about the most important issues facing small businesses

WINSTON-SALEM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Smith Reynolds Airport contributes $801 million, 3,585 jobs to local economy

Smith Reynolds Airport has an $801 million impact on the local economy and supports 3,585 jobs according to a new report from the N.C.

APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY: Appalachian ranks No. 1 in nation for highest number of NBPTS-certified alumni

For the third consecutive year, Appalachian State University has topped the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’

ASHEVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: For The Daniels Group, innovation runs in their DNA

The Daniels Group has come a long way since Ernest Daniels started his one-man company on a Pritchard Park bench in 1948.

Analysis: Wake Forest University athletes No. 1 in North Carolina for economic impact

Wake Forest University sports programs brought in $170,039 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in North Carolina that year, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

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