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Bad news, good news: There's a silver lining in Wells Fargo's repeated rounds of layoffs. http://bizj.us/1l6d6u
Wells Fargo says fewer mortgage delinquencies and weak demand for refinancings led to the company's latest round of layoffs.
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General Electric reportedly has Raleigh on its short list — but Atlanta may be the leading contender. http://bizj.us/1jrapk
Win or lose, the fact that the Raleigh area is under consideration for a General Electric (NYSE: GE) headquarters sends a serious message.
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Kick off your work week with the CBJ Morning Buzz, a new feature that offers a quick look at what you need to know for the day. http://bizj.us/1jjipa

And, sign up for free email news alerts to have this and more delivered right to your inbox: http://bizj.us/t55on
A quick look at everything you need to know to start your day, from top news headlines and trending topics to weather, traffic and events for the week ahead. VIDEO
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Find out if women business owners have it all in this proprietary report from the Business Journals. Download the full report for free. http://bizj.us/1j6c2w
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Aspiring entrepreneurs at the Amazon Inventions Tour, headed to the Southeast later this month, can pitch an idea or prototype to receive funding and support, and maybe even grab a spot on the e-commerce giant's virtual shelves. http://bizj.us/1j97wy
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Just a few months ago, Clyde Higgs took over for Lynne Scott Safrit, who resigned as president of the Kannapolis development owned by California billionaire David Murdock. Now, he's on the move again. http://bizj.us/1j8n5g
Clyde Higgs, who for the last nine years has been on the small management team for the private developer of the N.C. Research Campus, is leaving later this month.
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The good news? A spokesman for Bank of America​ says some of the employees are in a division that helps struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure, and that “the number of customers who need these specialized services has dropped dramatically." http://bizj.us/1jxpae
The Charlotte-based banking behemoth told about 100 local employees this week that they were being laid off.
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Let CBJ show you how the Book of Lists can help maximize sales.Sign up today: http://bizj.us/1jj274
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What's it like to work for Michael Jordan? CBJ's Erik Spanberg asked that question and more in a recent interview with Steve Clifford, head coach of the Charlotte Hornets: http://bizj.us/1jfpw0
Steve Clifford is starting his third season as an NBA head coach, all with the Charlotte Hornets. He spoke to CBJ about the ups and downs of a life in basketball.
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The Great American Beer Festival was held last weekend in Denver, Colo., with more than 1,500 craft breweries competing for honors — and two local breweries made the cut: http://bizj.us/1jgae2
The Brewers Association's Great American Beer Festival was held Sept. 24-26 in Denver, Colo.
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Big scoop from CBJ finance reporter Hilary Burns today on how Bank of America​'s latest simplification effort is causing a ripple effect across the U.S. http://bizj.us/1ja59s
The Charlotte-based bank’s global technology and operations group, which has more than 110,000 employees and contractors operating in 34 countries and is led by Cathy Bessant, told many of its business partners to cut costs last week.
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The tension has been building for months as major shareholders have voiced concerns about Brian Moynihan holding both roles, CEO and chairman, at Bank of America​. http://bizj.us/1j90cq
A week from today, Bank of America shareholders will vote to determine whether CEO Brian Moynihan can keep his seat at the head of the board.
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The Charlotte Business Journal is our region’s leading source of business news, research and events.

Our newsroom delivers comprehensive coverage through our weekly print publication, continuously-updated digital edition, daily email updates and morning call. We also publish a host of supplemental materials, including an annual Book of Lists and Commercial Real Estate guides.

We also hold several events throughout the year providing opportunities to network and learn about different segments of business in our region, including real estate, health care, energy and more. We also celebrate the Charlotte business community through award events, such as 40 under 40 Awards, Women in Business Awards and Best Places to Work Awards.