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Business news covering technology created by living systems.

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Adrienne Cole

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Tech, life sciences continue to propel Triangle economy

A Wells Fargo senior economist recently offered his economic predictions for the year ahead. | Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.

January 12, 2017 - 5:33pm

Carbon Cycle Energy breaks ground on nation's largest waste-to-energy plant

A hog waste-to-energy facility in Mt. Olive, N.C. | Photo courtesy of U.S. Department of Agriculture via Flickr.

December 29, 2016 - 7:42am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ross Toohey

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Global CRO to add jobs, grow in Morrisville

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory announces INC Research's addition of 550 new jobs. | Photo courtesy of Gov. McCrory's Office.

December 13, 2016 - 7:05pm

With IMS merger in place, longtime Quintiles leader leaving

Raymond James downgraded QuintilesIMS stock following the announcement this week of Tom Pike's retirement. | Photo by George Rex via Creative Commons.

December 1, 2016 - 6:16am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Matthew Crisp

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

State utilities commission delays waste-to-energy requirement for Duke, other utilities

A state mandate calling for conversion to usable methane gas of hog waste, like that generated from this pig farm in the eastern portion of North Carolina, has been put off once again. | Photo by Gerry Dincher via Creative Commons.

October 27, 2016 - 6:16am

Cary firm trims workforce, but CRO creating new jobs in Durham

Durham is getting 79 new jobs with the local expansion of U.K.-based Almac Group, a contract research organization and life sciences firm.

Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.

September 28, 2016 - 10:58am

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