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  • NC Global Advantage Forum Honors Representative David Price January 11, 2023

    The annual NC Global Advantage Forum seeks to engage and convene a broad cross-section of North Carolina leaders to focus on global opportunities in education, economic development, and entrepreneurship. Sponsored by GO Global NC, in partnership with the NC Coalition ...

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  • SBA to Offer Disaster Loans with No Interest and No Payments for First Year December 19, 2022

    The US Small Business Administration has announced that they will waive the interest rate for the first year on new disaster loans and extend the initial payment deferment period automatically to 12 months.

    New disaster loan borrowers will now have up ...

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  • Business Trends for 2023 December 19, 2022

    Source: US Small Business Administration

    It’s difficult to understate all the changes the business landscape has seen in the past few years, and yet entrepreneurs have responded with incredible adaptability. Perhaps that is one of the biggest reasons small business owners ...

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  • Big Changes to the 1099-K October 20, 2022

    Source: Maine SBDC

    What’s the big change?

    Starting in 2022, third-party settlement organizations (TPSOs) must report any income you receive “for goods and services in excess of $600” to the IRS. Prior to the bill, these processing platforms only reported income when ...

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  • Cape Fear Manufacturing Partnership September 22, 2022
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    The week of August 22-26 was an exciting one, as the SBTDC at UNCW partnered with the Cape Fear Manufacturing Partnership (CFMP) and the UNCW Cameron School of Business to provide a student ...

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  • New Southeast Chapter of NC World Trade Association September 22, 2022

    Contributed by Paige O’Neill, International Business Development Counselor

    Can going Global recession proof your business? Do you know where to get assistance to expand internationally? Do you stay up at night worried about international supply chain delays? Are you able to ...

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