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Spotlight on Etowah and St. Clair Counties

Etowah and St. Clair counties in north central Alabama have the enviable benefits of very easy interstate, rail and air access for business and industry, as well as being one of the most favored residential areas in the state.

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Monday, April 27, 2015

James Bond’s automaker coming to state?

British luxury car manufacturer Aston Martin is looking to build a new factory and said it has had "expressions of interest" from several states in the USA, and other countries, including the UK. "It is not decided yet but clearly with our arrangement with Daimler it would make sense to look closely at the possible synergies of working close to them in Alabama," Aston Martin chief executive Andy Palmer told Autocar. Daimler already builds the Mercedes-Benz M-Class and GL-Class SUVs in Tuscaloosa and Aston Martin has said it is keen to add an SUV to its model range. – AM Online

Visitors studying Montgomery’s green landfill

Officials with the Horry County, Florida, Solid Waste Authority are scheduled to be in Montgomery through Wednesday this week touring a plant that may be the answer to the county’s shrinking landfill space. Danny Knight, executive director for the solid waste authority, will be among the attendees to meet with officials from Montgomery and those with Florida-based Infinitus Energy. The company pegs itself as “a revolutionary company, focused on converting waste to recovered raw materials and energy,” according to its website. – Myrtle Beach Online

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Taming The High Price of Textbooks

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Deploying a nationwide crew of campus reps to drill into the high price of textbooks, former Samford student Jonathan Robinson has powered freetextbooks.com to 50 percent annual revenue growth for five years.

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Building good fences around your intellectual property is only part of it. Capitalizing on, auditing for and cultivating IP in the workplace are profit centers. Not to mention avoiding a costly lawsuit because you didn’t do a simple search.

IDIE Awards 2015

IDIE Awards 2015

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The Roar of Entrepreneurs

The Roar of Entrepreneurs

Auburn University hosts the first of what promises to be an annual gathering of hungry student entrepreneurs and outstanding alumni businesses.

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Flashback: The Strange Case of Yung Yeung

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Business Incubation Through Technology

Business Incubation Through Technology

The technology transfer offices of Alabama’s research universities increasingly use innovations to incubate homegrown startup companies.

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Company-Customized Continuing Education

Company-Customized Continuing Education

The University of Alabama’s new BAMA At Work program tailors teaching to individual company needs. Allstate was one of the first clients, outfitted with leadership training for its Southeastern sales force.

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