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

Ayleen Crotty

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All in good taste: Sacramento has a really odd sweet tooth

America’s fondness for jelly beans runs the gamut – from traditional varieties such as apple, watermelon and cherry, to acquired tastes such as black licorice and buttered popcorn. | Photo courtesy of CandyStore.com

March 21, 2018 - 3:26pm

Lose the booze? Millennials aren’t enticed by Mad Men-era office perks

 Anthony Klotz, an assistant professor in the College of Business at OSU and lead author of workplace research on alcohol, says it can be a divisive issue in the workplace, and may actually be a deterrent for some potential employees. | Photo courtesy of Oregon State University.

March 19, 2018 - 5:50pm

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

Jason Duncan

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

Mark Johnson

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

Gabriel Weisz

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Impact of opioid epidemic stretches across North Carolina's workforce

A labor shortage in the Tar Heel State's construction industry has been exacerbated by failed drug tests and criminal convictions tied to opioid abuse. | Pixabay photo

March 16, 2018 - 11:04am

San Francisco spearheads U.S. safe-injection sites

San Francisco City Hall | Photo courtesy of Jim Watkins

March 16, 2018 - 12:28am

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

Kim Hibbs

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North Carolina growers are betting on hemp

Tony Finch, a fourth-generation tobacco farmer near Spring Hope, sees promise in hemp as a cash crop. | Photo courtesy of CMW Media

March 14, 2018 - 7:54pm

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