Recently we shared our vision and purpose with the communities we serve in a series of ads: “Our vision is to be the best at connecting people to what matters most”. Sometimes that involves more than the provision of super-fast Internet, advanced TV and voice services. Sometimes, it means lobbying hard to make sure the [...]
Being “online” is no longer an “event”, but part of our daily life.
People connect and communicate in many ways today. Whether we are calling friends or family, or going online to discuss the weather, talk about the World Series, holiday plans or share our best guesses and choices for Election Day, Americans are finding [...]
Welcome to the latest edition of our Triad Business Spotlight, a series that focuses on local success stories. This week we’ll take a closer look at Helen Penninger Jeunique, a company with a 46 year record of success in the Triad – and has been a North State customer the entire time.
Helen Penninger Jeunique: [...]
Welcome to the latest edition of our Triad Business Spotlight, a series that focuses on local success stories. This week we’ll take a closer look at Economy Plumbing, a company with a 42 year record of success in the Triad – and has been a North State customer the entire time.
Economy Plumbing Services, Inc., [...]
Right around this time last year I wrote on this blog about two awards we received. Every year since 1998, readers of High Point Enterprise vote for the best local businesses and service providers in over 100 categories. Last year they chose North State for two: our Plex Broadband Internet [...]
Welcome to the latest edition of our Triad Business Spotlight, a regular series where we focus on local business success stories. Our last Spotlight focused on J. Parris Gray Realtors, a company that has benefited from an improved housing market. This week we’ll take a closer look at Express Employment Services, a company that is [...]
By now you’ve heard that North State offers the fastest residential Internet service in the Triad: Plex Blitz. Blitz is more than fast – it’s a blistering 80Mbps up and 30 Mbps down. Compare this to what others offer and you’ll see that Blitz is by far the winner. Turns out, it’s a [...]
Fast Company recently wrote about the growth of online video games.
The article begins: “Games are sneaking into every part of our lives — at home, school, and work. It goes on to say: There is reliable evidence… that playing video games can be beneficial. Studies indicate that [they]improve decision making, vision, and hand-eye [...]
According to the US Small Business Administration (SBA), small businesses represent over 98% of employer firms across North Carolina[i], and hire over 50% of all private sector employees. Over 18 million of those small businesses nationwide are home-based[ii], creating a struggle for small business owners who have to compete [...]
Since then, we’ve been taking the pulse of digital life in the Triad in the form of a poll. Every day, we post [...]