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What you need to know about Florida today
Transform your business by answering these 7 simple questions
Business columnist Ron Stein shows entrepreneurs in Florida how put a plan for success together and then implement it. The plan starts by answering seven simple questions. Stein writes:
"We all want more for our business. More leads, more customers, and more profits... A step-by-step road map would be helpful to keep from getting off course. Start with the answers to these seven simple, yet powerful questions. Use them as a framework to take the core actions you need to transform your business."
Florida hopes to get Blue Origin launches
Space Florida executive Dale Ketcham said the Space Coast is in the thick of the competition for Blue Origin's launch business as it advances to include the lucrative orbital flights, which are in most demand. More at the Orlando Sentinel.
Ways to use Twitter’s new analytics tool to market your business online
What if there was a way to find out how people were engaging with your brand on Twitter in real-time for free? Armed with that information, what could you do to market your business? More at the Miami Herald.
Gas prices continue steady slide
Gas prices continue to drop about a half cent a day throughout the country, according to AAA’s weekly report. In the Southeast, they’ve fallen for more than 40 straight days. More at the Jacksonville Business Journal.
Having a straightforward return policy will help boost sales
A return policy is a crucial component of any sales and marketing strategy. However, so many businesses forget how important it is to their ability to sell products and services. More from Jerry Osteryoung.
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