Customers Bank Enters Wilmington Market

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Italian Bistro Marks Milestone

The Italian Bistro located in Porters Neck off Market Street just celebrated its 10th anniversary.   “Like the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun,” said owner Jason James. “Well, it’s been a fun 10 yea ...

Nov 30, 2021

Despite $283M Boost From State, Rest Of Port Project Still In Limbo

Earlier this month, the North Carolina state budget set aside $283 million to cover the non-federal portion to construct the Wilmington Harbor Navigation Improvement Project.   Despite the big-ticket award, progress on the proj ...

Nov 30, 2021

Plans For Live Oak Bank's Small Business Center, Channel, Progress

Plans are on track for Live Oak Bank to open an inclusive small business center in downtown Wilmington next year. Bank officials said in May that Live Oak leased 5,000 square feet at 106 Market St., above the restaurant Seabird, for the cente ...

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Robert Burrus
Cameron School of Business - UNC-Wilmington

Is Humor In Your Leadership Toolbox?

Posted Nov 8, 2021
This piece was contributed by Dr. Rebecca Guidice, Professor of Management & Director of the Executive & Professional MBA Programs, UNCW Cameron School of Business.
Try this line the next time you are appointing members to a team activity in your organization:
Teamwork is important; you never have to take all the blame yourself
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Nov 29, 2021

At An Impasse, Bald Head Island Transportation Authority Seeks Guidance

The Bald Head Island Transportation Authority is stuck. Created by the legislature in 2017, the authority has spent years exploring the purchase of the island’s transportation assets, owned by Bald Head Island Limited.   Embroiled& ...

Nov 29, 2021

Customers Bank Enters Wilmington Market

A community bank specializing in business services is moving into the Carolinas, choosing Wilmington for its first location. Customers Bank, headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a digital-forward financial institution with nearly $20 billion in ...

Nov 24, 2021

Rouzer Bill Would Float More Cash To N.C. Ferries

U.S. Rep. David Rouzer, R-N.C., filed a bill Nov. 18 with the goal of funneling more money into the state’s ferry system.   The bill would tweak the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) grant criteria for ...

Nov 24, 2021

Panacea Brewing Expanding Its Oleander Space

Panacea Brewing Co. at 4107 Oleander Drive has welcomed kombucha lovers, vegans and those looking to try something unique through its doors for two years and is now ready to offer more to the community with its latest expansion.   Starting in ...

Nov 24, 2021

Roundup: City Fields Several Restaurant Proposals

Wilmington city planning officials are fielding requests for several new restaurant buildings.   A nearly 3,200-square-foot Cook Out has been proposed for 4195 Market St. Plans call for demolishing the former Wells Fargo bank branch located th ...

Nov 23, 2021

October Slowdown: Brunswick County Home Sales, Volume Drop

Brunswick County’s residential real estate market in October experienced its first significant drop of the year in its monthly sales volume, according to a news release Tuesday. The total fell 19.5%, from $261 million to about $210 mill ...

Nov 23, 2021

The Getaway Cafe To Open In Riverlights

The Riverlights Marina Village area will be getting an addition to its restaurant scene with The Getaway Café, scheduled to open in January.   Chef Craig Love and AnnaLee Johnston, of the Coastal South Hospitality Group, are turning a 1 ...

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