April 20, 2014

Publisher's column

Learning from A Land Remembered

The April 2014 issue of Florida Trend is a chronicle of the waves of growth that have surged through Florida. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

Adding Value with an MBA

In the old days, great companies such as General Motors and DuPont emerged before educational programs in business administration existed, though they had their own “scientific” methods for training executives. Read more »
Published on 2/28/2014

Luring business to Florida

As a member of the board of Enterprise Florida, the public-private partnership charged with job development in the state, I have witnessed firsthand the tremendous energy and talent that Gov. Rick Scott has brought to the effort. Read more »
Published on 1/31/2014

Happy Holidays

It's time for New Year's resolutions. So Florida Trend offers a dozen ideas to make Florida a better place — almost immediately. Read more »
Published on 12/18/2013

Reflecting on President Kennedy's assasination 50 years ago

Astoundingly enough, this month marks the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2013

Freedom Rising

Late this summer, I had the rare pleasure of attending the movies with our whole family since both sons were home from college. We saw The Butler... Read more »
Published on 10/9/2013

Florida's cities are on the rise

Thomas Friedman recently penned a fascinating column about the increasing importance of cities in determining the future of our nation... Read more »
Published on 9/18/2013

Riding high: Florida Trend enjoys another fine year

I'm proud to report that Florida Trend is enjoying another fine year. Consider the following: Read more »
Published on 8/13/2013

Hertz is in Good Company

The big news in economic development circles is Hertz's decision to relocate its headquarters [to] southwest Florida... Read more »
Published on 7/9/2013

Tallahassee on My Mind

The capitol is in Tallahassee for a simple reason — it was chosen in the first half of the 1800s because it was halfway between the population centers of Pensacola and St. Augustine. Read more »
Published on 6/5/2013

On Municipal and State Pensions

This month, I want to talk about pensions — both municipal and state. If you are terrified of this topic, you still need to read on because pensions are a huge issue and simply too big to ignore. Read more »
Published on 5/9/2013

Positive Signs

At dinner recently in Tallahassee, Mayor John Marks, along with marketing honchos Karen Moore and Ron Sachs, filled my ears with tales of the renewed vibrancy in the capital city... Read more »
Published on 4/11/2013

Planting an Oak

At a recent luncheon in Orlando, University of Central Florida President John Hitt noted: "The best time to plant an oak tree is 20 years ago." Read more »
Published on 3/1/2013

Sharp Growth in Florida

Everyone interested in the future of Florida should pay special attention to numbers just released by the U.S. Census Bureau. Read more »
Published on 2/7/2013

A Running Start

We start 2013 by featuring our Floridian of the Year. Read more »
Published on 1/4/2013

Thankful

With Thanksgiving just over and more holidays around the corner, it's a time for giving thanks. Read more »
Published on 12/13/2012

Scams: Tax-, Medicaid- and Cyber- fraud in the Sunshine State

Scams of one sort or another have operated for years. But computerization makes the task easier and allows it to multiply. Read more »
Published on 11/21/2012

Energizing Florida

To those of us in the business community, energy is vitally important. Read more »
Published on 10/10/2012

In praise of government workers

Column by Florida Trend's Publisher Andy Corty Read more »
Published on 7/12/2012

Florida's fortunes

Florida Trend Publisher's Column by Andy Corty Read more »
Published on 6/21/2012

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