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Get out of debt while growing your business!

Debt Free, Personal Development, Leadership DevelopmentTo Move Your Business Forward, You MUST Invest in Yourself AND Your Business!

The Business Alliance of North Carolina is bringing the tools, resources, and a community of positive, like-minded individuals to Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners, allowing them to easily invest in themselves and their business, helping them to get unstuck and moving forward into a sustainable business model!

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Invest in Your Business and PROSPER!

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Educational Library

What is the best way to GROW your business . . . to REALLY GROW your business?  By investing in YOURSELF! YOU are your brand!  

We have selected several financial, personal and leadership development books & CD’s that will start you on  your path to continuing professional development – growing YOU and YOUR BUSINESS!

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 business alliance eventsThe Business Alliance of North Carolina provides the resources, structure and support for YOU to grow a sustainable business.  

Check out our events designed to help you:

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  • get unstuck
  • move forward!

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The Productive Environment Institute helps individuals and organizations eliminate the physical, digital, emotional and spiritual clutter so everyone can accomplish their work and enjoy their lives!


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By | July 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Business Expo, Events, Health & Wellness, Melanie's Blog|1 Comment

The world has felt “yucky” lately to me.  It started with a bad dream – no, a nightmare, several months back where people went into crowded areas – for no reason, other than anger, frustration and confusion with what’s going on in our world – in our communities, and started killing.  I was hoping it was just a nightmare and […]

1105, 2016

A Day in the Life of an Entrepreneur

By | May 11th, 2016|Categories: Melanie's Blog|0 Comments

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It’s been a day full of excitement and concern.  One of our members finally received a traditional loan that she has been searching for over the last 6 years.  I went to the closing with her and could see the relief in her eyes as she has been dependent on daily […]

Member Articles

  • Finding Your Superpowers October 22, 2016
    Did you know you have superpowers? Now, you may be thinking: “I don’t have any superpowers! I’m just a ______ (fill in the blank).” Actually, everyone does. I can listen to a speaker, singer, musician, or even an entrepreneur talking about their business and see it. It’s never apparent at first so I wait. When […]
    Dori Staehle
  • Does politics have a place in education? October 25, 2016
    Anyone who lives on this side of the hemisphere has at some point in time seen media coverage or heard about the November elections and the many twists and turns this election has taken. I’ve heard some people say they are enjoying learning more about the process through all the constant media coverage and many […]
  • Is impatient the new entitled? A New Perspective on Entitlement October 11, 2016
    [Forward this to your teachers – Reframe Entitlement!] If I am being honest, I cringe every time I hear the word entitled.  It is a word that started popping up quite often in our 21st century lexicon, and it is used to describe a variety of different unsavory behaviors.  Someone who expects to get the […]
  • Get anything accomplished on your list today? Me either!!! October 4, 2016
    Over the past six months, our team has been the interim head of school in three public charter schools. I have to admit, I was a little naive as it has been a few years since I led a school. Yesterday started off like a typical day for me. I spent five minutes checking my […]
  • Cultural Competence September 26, 2016
    This weekend I had the honor of taking my children to an important historic event: the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. We stood on the National Mall and watched as the 1st African American president spoke and then rang the bell for the opening. During his speech, President […]
  • Own a Business in the Triangle? Try SEO Services in Raleigh-Durham October 26, 2016
    If you are a business owner in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill or the surrounding area, you might be looking for ways to promote your business online. Even though you might have found a lot of online-based services that can help you, a better choice is to look for SEO services in Raleigh-Durham. Even though there are […]
    Steve Hamm
  • 5 Useful Facts Regarding Content Development October 13, 2016
    Businesses that invest in content development are in it for the long-run. With that in mind, here are five useful facts regarding content development that will keep you motivated: Consumers want hyper-relevant content Consumers today are demanding relevant content, and businesses are more than happy to provide that for them. The problem with this is that trends come […]
    Steve Hamm
  • Landing Page Optimization: Keep it Simple October 7, 2016
    If there is one part of your website that is probably most important, it is your landing page. After all, as the name suggests, it’s where your customers land when they first arrive at your website, and their first impression is very important. You can find a lot of advice about landing page optimization online, and a […]
    Steve Hamm
  • The Benefits of an Effective Email Marketing Campaign September 29, 2016
    Many believe email marketing is on the verge of dying because all the other online marketing services (e.g. social media, search engine optimization, mobile marketing) have taken over today. However, this isn’t true. Email marketing is still one of the most profitable ways of marketing your business today because it allows your business to drive […]
    Steve Hamm