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Women entrepreneurs invited to business plan competition

From the Web: AdvantageWest AdvantageWest and VERVE magazine seek submissions from women entrepreneurs for business plan competition – enter today! AdvantageWest’s entrepreneurial development program and VERVE, a monthly magazine targeting WNC women in the arts, business, fashion and design, announce the launch of the VERVE-aciously BIG Idea Business Plan Competition, a contest for women entrepreneurs. Deadline […]

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MAHEC explores how politics, economics shape regional attitudes and patient care

From the Web: MAHEC Mountain Area Health Education Center’s Diversity Resource Council presents a free lunch session, “Values of Traditional Appalachian Culture and Economic Roots,” on Thursday, Feb. 24, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the MAHEC Bridge Building, classroom 3. The free program, open to the public and regional health and human services professionals, […]