September 30, 2014

Northwest Florida's opportunity for growth


An economic report
from Florida TaxWatch.

Report: Women's heart health


How Florida is fighting
the No. 1 cause of
death for women.

[Photo of Dr. Samantha
Avery by Mark Wemple]

Computer simulation firms
go commercial


At UCF, Greg Welch
uses robots for training.

Community portrait of Florida's heartland


Economics, demographics,
people to know, quality of
life and much more!

[Photo is of Streamsong golf resort]

The chef checks in


Hotels across Florida
are turning food into
a major attraction.

[Photo of Chef
Chad Johnson
by Edmund Fountain
of the Tampa Bay Times]

A look inside
the University
of Miami's
Brain Bank


This story is part
of a regional news
roundup for Miami-Dade.

Meet the Bar's
new president,
Gregory W. Coleman


Coleman has a new focus:
Helping those who can't
afford an attorney.

Florida Business News

Consumer spending accelerates in August

Americans boosted spending by a healthy amount in August, offering welcome evidence that the economy is on solid footing.

Florida 8th worst state for teachers

Florida ranks near the bottom when it comes to opportunities for teachers, according to a new study.

Falling gas prices offer businesses some expense relief

Declines in gas prices are offering a little welcome relief to businesses that depend on fleet vehicles.

Small Business Advice
Looking for changes means noticing your surroundings

As business owners and managers, we have to be aware of what is happening around us at all times.

South Florida tech pioneers: Breaking new ground, giving back

The financial services industry has taken notice of a growing fintech sector in South Florida.

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Making Waves: Creating a Global Culture of Innovation
Making Waves: Creating a Global Culture of Innovation

As a modern inventor, Amish Parashar shares his unique insights into the importance of innovation culture, a movement that has defined great companies such as Google and Apple.

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