September 1, 2015


This year,
the state
hits a new

Finding your company's voice

A column by

Ron Stein

Healthy downtowns are millennial magnets

A column by

Mark Howard

Florida Icon:
Carl Hiaasen

The writer and columnist
talks about his life in Florida.

[Photo: Brian Smith]

Charged up

Will Encell Technology be a competitor for Tesla?

[Photo of Robert Guyton by Jon M. Fletcher]


Orlando's pro soccer team forgoes public funding for a new stadium.


Southwest Florida Business Profile

Championing "Breakout Brands"

Christine Barney of rbb Public Relations discusses unique marketing strategies, serving "breakout brands" and providing an "employee-driven" workplace.

Court-Ordered Protection

Florida Supreme Court ruling helps shield athletics organizations at universities from lawsuits.

Florida Business News

U.S. stocks close out their worst month in 3 years

August was a brutal month for investors and things are not likely to change in September.

Smart card transition catches some businesses by surprise

Oct. 1 is the date set by the U.S. payments industry for banks to finish replacing credit and debit cards with more secure smart cards.

Steps to negotiating a great salary

Where most people go wrong when negotiating a starting salary is failing to make it clear they know their own worth.

As drone usage soars in Latin America, so do concerns

Across Latin America, the sale of drones is taking off and signs are already arising that criminals view drones as a new tool in their kit.

Florida consumer confidence inches up in August

Consumer confidence across Florida grew slightly but the numbers might not fully reflect the recent roller-coaster ride of the stock market,

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An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.


Florida Trend Video Pick

Yves Morieux
Yves Morieux

How too many rules at work keep you from getting things done. 

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With Florida hitting the 20-million residents milestone this year, which societal infrastructure needs the most improvement?

  • Affordable housing
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