There are nearly 900,000 small businesses in the state that employ 1.6 million people — or almost 45 percent of the entire workforce. So, as these entrepreneurial endeavors succeed, so does North Carolina and all of its residents.
Then on the The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina website I read that as of this month,
North Carolina ranks No. 4 in the nation among the top-performing states in Chief Executive magazine’s 2019 Best and Worst States for Business survey.
in part due to many diverse business types.
Then I read a story on Business NC website about a growing residential air filter subscription business, led by two ex-N.C. State University students with over 130 employees today, and their future innovations designed create a Rukus in this typically thought of commodity business.
My point of sharing these three stories is to remind us all that North Carolina is the home of lots of fabulous business opportunities, some visible, some yet to be discovered.
What do you think of the business opportunities in North Carolina?