Tag:Forbes

  • North Carolina has the makings of a luxury brand 

    Every few days, I see another story. They’re always the same.    They start with some headline about how a company has chosen North Carolina over another state. Occasionally it’s another country. Sometimes it’s a city. They read like this:  [Insert Company Name Here] chooses [North Carolina/City Name] over [other state/country] for latest expansion.  It’s not…

  • Friday Interview: How Capitalism Will Save Us

    RALEIGH — Capitalism has faced heavy criticism during the past couple of years. Some pundits have blamed free markets and other elements of the capitalist system for the nation’s economic slump. Steve Forbes, chairman, CEO, and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, rebuts those pundits in the book How Capitalism Will Save…