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University Spin Game

Success is rare and slow for spinoff companies, but the potential rewards -- visibility and income -- keep schools playing. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Football's Old College Try

A startup professional league hopes to capitalize on Florida's passion for college football. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Florida Port Report

An in-depth look at Florida's seaports. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Florida's Future: Economy in Transition

The chamber's New Cornerstone Revisited report points to a maturing Florida. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Statewide Business Players - Dec. 2007

Susan Story, Gulf Power; Robert Parrish, Florida Home Builders Association; Andrew M. Hirsch, Baird; Michelle Mattox, Associated Industries of Florida Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Cruise Ships: Berth Mark

The trend: Bigger boats, more bells and whistles. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

A Big Quarter for Venture Capital

15 Florida Firms Nab $127 million in venture capital money. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Statewide Business Briefs - Oct. 2007

Politifact.com: True or pants on fire?; 'Disaster' relief for Florida's fish industry; Florida Venture Forum Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Hostage Goods

Florida gets tougher on movers who hold household goods for ransom. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Statewide Business Briefs - Sept. 2007

11 Florida Black Businesses are among the 275 biggest black-owned companies nationwide. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Stats: Florida Wages

Florida's median wage in 1979: $11.14. In 2005: $13.47 Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

All Bets Are Off

Increased competition is raising the stakes for pari-mutuels. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Stats: University Investment Boost

Public and private investment in research at Florida’s major universities totaled more than $1.6 billion in 2006, according to a survey by the technology transfer directors of 13 Florida research... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Timeshares: Vacationing in Florida

The timeshare industry’s impact on the state’s economy increased 25.6% from 2002 to 2005, according to results of a study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers for the American Resort Development Association. Other... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Statewide Business Briefs - Aug. 2007

Cuban Trade Boost; Immigrant Pursuits; Alternative Fuel Supply Lines; UF Tech Ranking Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Data: Floridian's Average Tax Liability

Florida, Georgia and North Carolina Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Programing Boost

A new state law gives TV viewers more options. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Statewide Players - Aug. 2007

Tommy Boroughs, Florida Energy Commission; Linda Carrick-Warfield, International Council of Shopping Centers; John N. Rigsby, Bright House Networks; Charlie Crist's new nine-member Commission on Open Government: Barbara Petersen, Gerald Bailey, Bob Butter Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Election Results

Political operatives worry about how to play Florida’s new, early Jan. 29 presidential primary date. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2007

Tax Squeeze

Thirty-five percent of Florida small-business owners are considering reducing staff or benefits in the face of rising property taxes. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

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