Leoneda Inge is Changing Economy Reporter for North Carolina Public Radio.
Features by Leoneda Inge
Posted In: apprenticeships, job training, vocational high school
The Labor Department wants companies to train students for jobs that pay well.
Posted In: tobacco, Organic farming, North Carolina
The federal program designed to help tobacco farmers transition from the depression-era quota system to the free market has officially ended.
Posted In: North Carolina, vocational training, Germany, manufacturing
Manufacturing states like North Carolina hope to create similar apprenticeship programs.
Posted In: film industry, hollywood, North Carolina, tax subsidy
Some hail state tax breaks for the movie industry, but its future is in doubt.
Posted In: playstation, Sony, games
Sony hopes to grow its audience by streaming classic games to Bravia TVs.
Posted In: swimming, Sports, competition, kids
Parents and kids often overlook swimming when choosing an organized sport.
Posted In: TSA, crowdsourcing, air travel
The airport security agency offers a prize to keep its "fast-lane" program fast.
Posted In: diversity, minority, women in management
New study shows women and minority leaders are discouraged from hiring diversity.
Posted In: gaming, espn, contest
ESPN 3 carries a $10 million gaming contest in Seattle.
Posted In: mobile ads, mobile devices, advertising
Mobile phone ads work best for practical items like cars and refrigerators.