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Congressional Holdings

At least eight members of Florida's congressional delegation are millionaires, according to a Florida Trend analysis, and several more are within reach of seven-digit fortunes. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005


In the past five years, the number of Spanish-language radio stations in Florida has more than doubled from 22 to 50. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

The Growth We Want

When it comes to attracting more high-tech businesses to Florida, maybe we should listen to a rocket scientist. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

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


Just two years ago, it was as impossible to catch a movie in downtown Orlando as it was for a downtown worker in St. Petersburg to go grocery shopping on her lunch break. Today, in those cities and others across Florida the downtown has infrastructure of Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Trendsetters - Aug. 2005

Lissette Calderon, Neo Concepts; Dan Bellows, Sydgan; Alan Zirkelbach, Zirkelbach Construction. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Paramount Duty

Vouchers, known as "opportunity scholarships," pay for students at "failing" public schools to attend private, even religious, schools. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005


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


With the shuttle program set to phase out in five years, the state's space industry lacks a cohesive strategy to stay ahead in the space race. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

On the Flip Side

Everybody, it seems, is a real estate investor: Speculators of all stripes continue to fuel an unprecedented building boom, undeterred so far by talk of a bubble and fears that interest rates may rise. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

The Evolving MBA

Worldwide, the number of applicants for MBA programs has flattened over the past several years, with one exception: The executive MBA, or EMBA, has remained strong. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

10 Floridians Who Mean Business

Women-owned companies account for a third of all Florida businesses. On the following pages are profiles of 10 Florida business owners. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

The Florida Power Lunch

Power dining favorites: Governors Club, Bobby Brantley; Bankers Club, Arthur Furia; Starbucks, Charles Epstein; Valencia Gardens, Tropibleu, Baleen at the Grove Isle Hotel. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

Kinder, Gentler -- But Still Mediocre

I have a theory that the collective wisdom of a group diminishes with each additional member, and the rate of reduction accelerates in proportion to the participants' sense of their own importance. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

Resting Their Case

A state Bar ruling makes it easier for international lawyers to practice in Florida. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

In the Name of Science

While the rest of us watch the progress of Hurricane Whoever toward Florida this year, for scientists at the state's universities and at federal agencies it's time to take to planes, roads and the beaches for field research. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

How Ready Are We?

From the insurance infrastructure and building codes to FEMA and the state's economy, is Florida prepared? Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

Support Network

n-Space, Orlando; eDimensional, West Palm Beach; Alienware, Miami;, Fort Lauderdale; Infinium Labs, Sarasota. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

The New Business Travel

When it comes to business travel this year, the theme is still lean and mean, although the industry seems to be making a comeback. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

The Hurricane Paradox

Misery persists in many places along the paths of last summer's storms. For the state as a whole, however, it's like they never happened -- a dangerous legacy as a new storm season begins. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

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