Biz: 2 Raleigh brewery owners are literally married to their work

When they got married on Oct. 6, they said their vows in front of family and friends at their bar......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Small Businesses Worry About Adjusting for Overtime Rules

Many business owners are accustomed to dealing with a scrappy work culture. An hourly time-tracking system may change that......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 14th, 2019

Transportation mess is driving this brewery owner to drink

We no longer hold our employees to an eight-hour day. It is impossible to expect them to be at work by 9 a.m. Brooklyn Brewery and thousands of other businesses in the metropolitan area rely on the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 10th, 2019

Boosting personal productivity benefits small-business owners in two major ways

Recent studies show that if a small-business owner can be more productive, there’s a big benefit for both the owner and the business.  The Alternative Board found that 63 percent of business owners work more than 50 hours a week but only one-t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

Sold: Downtown Raleigh"s Sir Walter Apartments; $15M renovation planned

The historic building in downtown Raleigh has traded hands for the first time in four decades and the new owners are planning $15 million in renovations......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2019

Biz Bites: Owners of popular loco moco spot open second Waikiki restaurant

With the new location, the Farinas hired over 60 employees, many of which work at ShoreFyre as a second or third job......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

How a Granville bed and breakfast makes the most of the slow season

Adorned in Christmas decorations from top to bottom, The Welsh Hills Inn is a sight to behold each December. Here's how the owners work to keep the inn busy during its slowest season......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2018

Tips for changing how your business searches for staffers

Many small business owners are changing how they look for staffers because the tried-and-true methods may no longer work with a shrinking labor pool and changing work force demographics......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 19th, 2018

Retail apocalypse? Strategic planning helps Valley shopping center thrive in competitive market

When shopping center owners spend money and put in work, it can lead to higher sales for retailers. It's been the formula for success for a north Phoenix plaza......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018

In repeat trick, Raleigh homebuilder sells to national firm for $60M

A Raleigh-based homebuilding company has sold to a national firm that already has a substantial presence in the Triangle, adding yet another high-profile local firm to the list of companies being acquired in the homebuilding market. The owners of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

BeerKC will shutter 21-year-old McCoy"s brewery, new Sailor Jack"s restaurant

James Westphal and Mark Kelpe are feeling the pain of the nation's craft beer boom. The co-owners of BeerKC Restaurant Group, which takes a beer-centric approach with all of its properties, recently announced that Sailor Jack's Snack Shack and McCoy's P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

NY State revises proposed work scheduling rules

State officials have made changes to proposed rules requiring employers to pay workers for scheduling changes with less than two weeks' notice. Some business owners had said they were concerned about how much the rules could cost them. The state Depar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 10th, 2018

Deschutes to delay construction on its Virginia brewery

Oregon's second-largest brewery will delay the planned start of work on a Virginia location. The Roanoke Times reported that Deschutes Brewery won't go forward with a June 2019 construction start on its East Coast efforts. The paper noted that De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Raleigh gets another chance to highlight public art

Raleigh isn’t known as a haven for public art – just ask Spanish artist Jaume Plensa – so it was with a note of enthusiasm that the Raleigh City Council accepted a gift of an estimated $550,000 for a public work at its regular session on Dec. 4......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Executive Voice: Raleigh CEO builds a vision focused on growth in the Southeast

What began as a summer job doing construction work in high school and college has turned into a lifelong career for Bob Portman. Now he leads one of the largest specialty subcontracting firms in the Triangle......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

REITs want to give to Hawaii nonprofits building affordable housing

More than a dozen of Hawaii’s real estate investment trusts, including the owners of some of the largest hotels and shopping malls in the state, have launched a campaign to fund nonprofit organizations that work to build affordable housing, starting.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Central Ohio"s Best Places to Work share how they reward top-performers

With the job market as hot as it is, business owners – at least in the back of their minds – have to know there's a danger of their best workers getting lured away with promises of higher pay and better perks. The best defense? A good offense. (.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2018

Wegmans progress triggers Raleigh hotel development

Now that work is underway on a Wegmans grocery store on Raleigh’s Wake Forest Road, developers behind a long-planned hotel next door have bought land and are preparing to begin construction......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

NFL’s TV deals hedge against work stoppage

The National Football League has structured its media contracts to continue paying the owners in the event of a work stoppage, the same controversial mechanism used earlier this decade and which a federal court judge ruled against in 2011. The cur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

Road work crippling sales for these Fort Worth businesses, owners claim

A row of Fort Worth businesses is struggling to stay open after road construction started earlier this year. It’s part of the Six Point Urban Village Improvement project near Race Street and Sylvania Avenue. The City of Fort Worth says Phase 1 sho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Recovering addicts sue rehab boss for unpaid labor

A federal lawsuit says the owners of a North Carolina drug rehab program as well as adult care homes and restaurants owe recovering addicts for unpaid work they performed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 8th, 2018