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FTCC’s Associate Degree Engineering Program: Find Your Way Forward with a Rewarding STEM Career

Jaime Villamil - FTCC Engineering Instructor, Fayetteville Technical Community College
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Small Businesses and Start-Ups Have New Professional Home in Fayetteville with Full Amenities

Twila Matthews - Community Manager, The Hub
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Introducing New Business Development Professional for the NCMBC

Courtney Smedick - Statewide Integrated Marketing, Events Coordinator and Government Relations, North Carolina Military Business Center

Nov 30, 2021

Dragon's Lair continues with Episode Six pitches in December

The finalists for Dragon's Lair, Episode Six will give their pitches on Dec. 6. Graphic provided by XVIII Airborne Corps Headquarters, Fort Bragg, N.C.Dragon’s Lair, a shark-tank style competition by the U.S. Army’s XVIII Airborne Corps, continues wi ...

Nov 30, 2021

Businesses can give back with Giving Tuesday initiative

Giving Tuesday, an initiative that happens each year on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, promotes charitable donations to nonprofits. Nationwide, both large and small businesses participate in Giving Tuesday. Cumberland Community Foundation has m ...

Nov 29, 2021

New COVID care and testing sites open in Cumberland County

As businesspeople return from holiday trips to their places of employment, some people may be interested in taking COVID tests as a precaution. The New York Times has been tracking COVID numbers across the nation and regularly gathers numbers fr ...

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FTCC’s Associate Degree Engineering Program: Find Your Way Forward with a Rewarding STEM Career

Posted Aug 25, 2021
The world has changed dramatically over the past year. We have faced unprecedented challenges that affected every single aspect of life. We have adapted, overcome, and improvised on a daily basis in order to cope with the new normal of life.  Fr
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Nov 24, 2021

Prime spots: Fayetteville Cumberland Economic Development Corporation spotlights for lease and sale properties in Cumberland County

The Fayetteville Cumberland County Economic Development Corporation (FCEDC) spotlights four prime commercial and industrial real estate properties in the community that possess potential for profitable growth: the Harrelson Building, the Systel Build ...

Nov 24, 2021

Shortage of nurses: A once stable industry for jobs is seeing large employment gaps

It’s been nearly a decade since a national nursing shortage was announced, and the Fayetteville region isn’t immune to the impact. According to a University of St. Augustine data study, the U.S. will need 1.2 million nurses by 2030 to fill the gap.&n ...

Nov 24, 2021

Beware of scammers: Banking scams are alive and well. Here's what to watch out for.

For anyone living in the twenty-first century, the bombardment of information happens constantly, from text messages, phone calls, and email, to social media and smartphone app notifications. For businesspeople, the constant barrage of communication ...

Nov 24, 2021

Supporting our veterans: How the civilian workforce can aid those who have served

This past Thursday was Veterans Day, a federal holiday honoring those who have bravely served in the United States Armed Forces.  We, the Greater Fayetteville Business Journal, recognize the profound impact of the defense industry on our li ...

Nov 24, 2021

Robeson County economic development continues to expand

New developments and facilities in Robeson County are creating new opportunities for economic growth in the region. Photo provided by UNC Pembroke & Glave Holmes Architecture Robeson County is seeing big shifts in the economy, to include gro ...

Nov 24, 2021

‘Leave us a review’: The impact of a positive or negative review of a business

In a world where information is easily accessible from the palm of your hand, reviews play a significant role in the lives of customers as well as businesses.  The data from websitebuilder.org showed that 95 percent of customers today read ...