March 5, 2015

MBA programs go beyond the core

Zara Ahmad is working on her MBA in health care management at FIU.

[Photo: Jaziel Ojeda/ Florida International University]

Big top for the Big Top

Feld Entertainment finds a home in Manatee County.

[Photo: Daniel Wallace/Tampa Bay Times]

Following the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition

White pelicans
in St. Vincent

Sound, near
the Apalachicola
River delta.

[Photo: Carlton Ward Jr,
Carlton Ward Photography]

A tale of tourists and Florida's toll roads

"Admistrative fees,"
and toll charges,
are surprising
some tourists.

[Photo: Daniel Portnoy]

Eyeing a fix to prevent blindness

IRIS CEO Jason Crawford

Creating the right
business climate
in Florida

A column by

Andy Corty,

[Photo: Enterprise Florida]

Florida Business News

Productivity falls at faster pace, labor costs rise

U.S. worker productivity was even weaker than first thought from October through December while labor costs rose at a faster rate.

Florida Senate debates Medicaid expansion

A potential budget crisis is fueling a new conversation about Medicaid expansion in Florida. Also, today's Legislative Roundup.

Tampa angles for a Cuban consulate

Tampa officials are actively hoping Cuba will plant a consular office in the city on Tampa Bay.

Brickell among most expensive office markets in Americas

Miami's Brickell financial district is among the 10 most expensive markets in the Americas to lease an office.

LaunchCode signs up 102 companies

LaunchCode, a tech-employment nonprofit, aims to attack the tech-talent gap.

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New Adventure Island slide Colossal Curl is a scream
New Adventure Island slide Colossal Curl is a scream

When Adventure Island opens for the soaking season Saturday, the perfectly fine water park will finally have its first perfectly star-making attraction: Colossal Curl, a 622-foot-long thrill slide with a "weightless wave wall" as its looming gut check finale.

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