September 2, 2014

Editor's column

Tectonic Plates

Florida's immigrant workers, documented and undocumented, once were visible only in our fields and groves. No more. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Cleaning Up

One of the most interesting and important bits of government policy-making these days is going on in a group called the Pollutant Trading Policy Advisory Committee (PTPAC). Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Indexing Success

One of the traits of successful people, businesses and communities is the ability to engage in an open, honest examination of where they are, where they want to go and what they're doing to get there. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Getting By

Much in a new report from the LeRoy Collins Institute called "Tough Choices: Facing Florida's Revenue Shortfall" seems right on the money. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Summer 2005: The Big Bloom

Here on the Gulf Coast, newspaper stories about red tide appear annually, as regular and predictable as humidity. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Exit Interview

I first encountered Hodding Carter III the way most people my age did -- as a face on the television screen. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

Safety

Most who encounter evidence of sexual abuse either don't recognize it for what it is or don't know what to do. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Business Units

Imagine being able to engineer a membrane with holes so small that trying to put a human hair through one would be like pushing a condo tower through a doughnut hole. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

Mentes sin Fronteras

Demographic diversity expands to central Florida. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2005

Degrees of Frustration

No one's happy in higher education these days. In the short term, the disquiet has to do with how power is distributed among the Legislature, governor, educational bureaucracy and administrators of the state's colleges and universities. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2005

The Cancer Equation

As is so often the case in so many areas of science, high-tech and business in the state, Florida has been slow to invest in the people and institutions that would make the state first-rate rather than cut-rate. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2005

Stirrings on the Water Front

A skirmish over water in southwest Florida may offer a good preview of bad things to come in Florida. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2005

Business's Moment

Four organizations -- the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise Florida, the Council of 100 and TaxWatch -- may be close to working effectively in concert for the first time. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2005

Dick Vitale, at home

Last Christmas, Dick Vitale -- yep, the Dickie V. of "awesome, baby" and "diaper dandies" and "time for a T.O., Mr. Knight!" -- told the Boys and Girls Clubs of... Read more »
Published on 11/1/2004

Quality of Care

The Florida Academy of Family Physicians has begun an effort to re-engineer the education and clinical practices of family physicians to reduce some of the complexity and fragmentation in the healthcare system. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2004

Miracles and Wonders

In high school, I had a math teacher who enjoyed playing the curmudgeon. Part of his shtick involved solemnly proclaiming the superiority of geometry, which he taught, while pretending to... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2004

Two-Way Street

Nearly three years ago Florida Trend's Barbara Miracle wrote an excellent story for the magazine that anticipated the recent surge of concern over the outsourcing of technical jobs to India, the Philippines and Ireland. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2004

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