Daily Archives: November 22, 2018

(SLIDESHOW) These top pro athletes are planning to score in business

When it comes to professional sports, the payouts are huge. So what's a player to do with all that green? Invest it, of course. For instance, when Stephen Curry renewed his contract in July 2017, the Warriors' superstar signed on for $201 million over...

By | 2018-11-22T18:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Facebook admits George Soros was target of opposition research

Facebook Inc. acknowledged yesterday that employed a Washington, D.C., public relations firm to investigate the billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros after he called the social media giant a "menace to society." The revelation followed ...

By | 2018-11-22T15:39:11+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Top of the List: North Carolina’s Largest Colleges and Universities

This week, Triad Business Journal features North Carolina's largest colleges and universities, ranked by fall 2018 total enrollment. Here are the top five: N.C. State University, 35,479 students enrolled UNC-Chapel Hill, 30,011 students enrolled UNC-...

By | 2018-11-22T14:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Furniture orders in August mark a four-month stretch of solid growth

New furniture orders were up 9 percent in August compared to the same month a year ago, according to the latest survey of residential furniture manufacturers and distributors by High Point-based accounting firm Smith Leonard PLLC. The August orders f...

By | 2018-11-22T13:30:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|