July 15, 2015

FIRST NORTH CAROLINA STEM-BASED LEARNING BUS READY FOR ROLLOUT

Mobile Laboratory for Students Set to Launch Next Week Greensboro, N.C., July 15, 2015 — North Carolina’s first STEM-focused afterschool learning bus for inner city and rural students will launch on July 21 from The Joint School for Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) in Greensboro. The “NanoBus,” which will be staffed by JSNN students majoring in the sciences, will travel to locations in the surrounding communities to encourage middle school students to learn more about science and technology through interactive and […]
July 6, 2015

JLL – A Partner You Can Trust

Why hire a broker? JLL serves as your strategic advisor, lowering your real estate costs and occupancy risks while maximizing workplace exibility and productivity. They’ll analyze your business drivers and occupancy needs, identify and evaluate appropriate options, and manage lease negotiations. In fact, they’ll be your on-call expert for all your leasing and lease administration needs. www.us.jll.com/tenantrep To read more, visit http://nccoin.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Tenant-Rep-Brochure_Michael-Morgan-1.pdf
April 23, 2015

April 2015 COIN Connections Newsletter

Global Patenting: Strategies for Controlling Costs Obtaining patent protection in multiple countries is important in a global economy but can be a very expensive endeavor. Foreign patent filing decisions should take into account all of the potential additional costs associated with filing, prosecution, and annuity fees, as well as translation and legal service costs for hiring patent practitioners in each jurisdiction. Because the costs associated with obtaining foreign patents are significant, strategies that control, delay, consolidate, or minimize costs are […]
April 8, 2015

North Carolina Welcomes SabioAdvantec

SabioAdvantec April 2015 COIN Connections Article SabioAdvantec, an advanced technology R&D consulting firm, is a new arrival in North Carolina. SabioAdvantec has expertise in a variety of engineering disciplines combined with over 40 years of experience spanning basic research and R&D, in industries such as aerospace, oil and gas exploration, and biotechnology. The company provides engineering resources from its facility in Raleigh, NC, to assist clients in the product development process from early concept development through pre-manufacturing prototype, where the need […]
April 8, 2015

Why Use Fractional CFO and Controller Services?

In order to stay competitive, businesses are being forced to examine all aspects of their operation to identify cost savings and drive efficiencies. Those companies that can do this successfully will be rewarded with increasing market share and improved profitability. The issue for small business owners is how to effectively conduct this analysis without knowledgeable resources to do it. Small businesses have always had the need for a professional accounting support; however they have not been able to afford the […]
April 8, 2015

Global Patenting: Strategies for Controlling Costs by: MBHB

MBHB April 2015 COIN Connections Article Global Patenting: Strategies for Controlling Costs Obtaining patent protection in multiple countries is important in a global economy but can be a very expensive endeavor. Foreign patent filing decisions should take into account all of the potential additional costs associated with filing, prosecution, and annuity fees, as well as translation and legal service costs for hiring patent practitioners in each jurisdiction. Because the costs associated with obtaining foreign patents are significant, strategies that control, […]
January 20, 2015

January 2015 COIN Connections Newsletter

Welcome to our January “Special Issue” of COIN Connections: Over the past few months while planning the upcoming COIN Conference “Protecting and Valuing Your Intellectual Property” we’ve been asked why we believe Intellectual Property is such an important topic in North Carolina. Here are a few of those questions and our answers: Welcome to our January “Special Issue” of COIN Connections: Over the past few months while planning the upcoming COIN Conference “Protecting and Valuing Your Intellectual Property” we’ve been […]