Just for clicks — April
Just for clicks
Exclusive content connected to the April issue, found only here.
Setting BNC to music
Abraham Lincoln inspired Walt Whitman’s O Captain! My Captain! Margaret Thatcher was the root of Elvis Costello’s Tramp the Dirt Down. Alanis Morissette penned You Oughta Know after being dumped by this guy. Now Business North Carolina knows what it’s like to be a muse. In the April issue, Contributing Editor Ken Otterbourg profiles BJ Leiderman, who wrote theme songs for some of NPR’s most-popular shows. During the interview, he composed one for BNC. We are confident it’s the best song ever written about a regional business publication. Listen to it here.
Neighborhoods to watch
Maybe Wells Fargo & Co. will surprise you with a mortgage-free house, but you probably don’t deserve one as much as Josh Morgan did. That doesn’t mean you deserve a raw deal on new digs. NerdWallet Inc. recently compiled a list of the best North Carolina cities to buy a house, based on value to homeowners. Check out the top 20 here and the entire report here.