April 22, 2018


Price Your Product Right

One of the most important decisions for small business owners is determining the right price for their product or service. Too high, and the product sits on the shelf. Too low, and the income from selling it won’t cover the cost of producing it Read more »
Published on 5/26/2008

Management: Second Opinions

From universities to leadership groups, there are plenty of outside resources available. Read more »
Published on 5/26/2008

Entrepreneurs Turning to Their Peers for Cash

Banks have tightened lending standards significantly in the wake of the real estate lending collapse, posing even greater challenges to small businesses that already have a tough time finding startup or expansion money. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Entrepreneur Business Briefs - Dec. 2007

Florida Institute of Technology; SBA's Gulf Opportunity Pilot Loan Program; Attorney General Bill McCollum Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Enriching the State

A dozen companies win Governor Business Diversification Awards. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Taking Liberties

Liberty Power capitalizes on competitive electricity markets in other states. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Jump Start

Business Innovation Center, Melbourne » This summer, the Technological Research and Development Authority (TRDA) opened its 31,000-sq.-ft. Business Innovation Center in Melbourne. The center offers office and manufacturing space, mentoring... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Funding Startups

In an effort to boost venture capital investments in Florida — which have fallen from $2.6 billion in 2000 to $304 million last year — Gov. Charlie Crist this summer... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Entrepreneur Business Briefs - Sept. 2007

Amy Norton, Tampa Bay Technology Forum; Andy Hafer, Emerging Companies Academy; Tangible personal property tax, workers' compensation; pro-business legislation Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Entrepreneur Business Briefs - Aug. 2007

Budding Entrepreneurs — Daniel Lage, a recent graduate of Gulliver Preparatory School in Miami, was one of five semifinalists in the National Federation of Independent Business Young Entrepreneur Awards program.... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

The Business of Art

George Gadson’s early career gives him an advantage over many artists in prospering financially as well as artistically. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Small Loans, Big Loans

Two miles from Stetson University’s campus in DeLand is the community of Spring Hill, a largely African-American area of about 2,500 people with a median household income of $13,090. Business startups are rare. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2007

Entrepreneur Business Briefs - July 2007

Cyberstates 2007 and the TRDA Business Innovation Center Read more »
Published on 7/1/2007

Small Business Resources

Growing your business starts with the right resources, and these advertisers have specific products and services that can help you take your business to the next level. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Backup Plan

For businesses, protecting data is often the key to survival after a disaster. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Business Tax Update

Information regarding federal and state tax issues for businesses Read more »
Published on 3/1/2007

Small Business Briefs March 2007

Entrepreneur of the Year; Florida Small Business Development Center; National Federation of Independent Business poll. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2007

Practical Advice

UCF Venture Lab's coaches speak from experience. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2007

Starting Young

Students in Miami-Dade public schools are getting an early education in the economics of selling a product or service and putting together a business plan. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2007


Strong demand for office space, combined with a lack of significant new office construction, has made office condo conversions a hot market for developers. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2007

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