Small-business resources

November 5, 2012 


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Hudson Booksellers has announced its list of the Best Books published in 2012. Here’s what it picked for Best Business Interest:

Leadership 2.0 by Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves, TalentSmart, 255 pages

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain, Crown, 352 pages

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg, Random House, 400 pages

End This Depression Now by Paul Krugman, W.W. Norton & Co., 272 pages

Heart Smart, Guts and Luck: What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur and Build a Great Business by Anthony K. Tjan, Richard J. Harrington and Tsun-Yan Hsieh, Harvard Business Review Press, 256 pages

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No power for miles around, one guy at jersey shore making pizza in dark. Small business is US backbone. @MHiggins, Matt Higgins, CEO of RSE Ventures in New York and former executive vice president of the New York Jets

Get a loan

The Small Business Administration’s North Carolina District Office announced its 2012 Lender Award winners last week. Find the complete list at Maybe one of these lenders can help finance your business.

N.C. Lender of the Year: BB&T, Winston-Salem

N.C. Community Lender of the Year: VantageSouth Bank, Burlington

N.C. Export Lender of the Year: Yadkin Valley Bank & Trust, Elkin

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