Building a qualified workforce a top concern for Florida Chamber

The Florida Chamber of Commerce on Nov. 14 unveiled its 2018 legislative agenda, with a focus on jobs, workforce development and competitiveness. There are 221,000 jobs looking for people and 383,000 people looking for jobs, according to the chamb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

It"s a busy week for Florida"s Space Coast: SpaceX preps rocket for secret payload, parts supplier expands and more

Florida's Space Coast is getting a lot of attention this week for everything from a rocket launch to building a future workforce. Here's a few things happening this week:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

These 2 things remain top concerns for Florida"s small businesses

For the second quarter in a row, Florida’s small businesses are most concerned about government regulations, with 23 percent of respondents listing it as their top concern, according to the Florida Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Index survey. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016

80 apartments pitched near Foxconn, InSinkErator projects in Mount Pleasant

Anticipating growth in the local workforce in Mount Pleasant, where Foxconn Technology Group could create 13,000 jobs, a Milwaukee developer proposed a five-story apartment building......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2017

Wednesday links: an echo chamber

Q&A: Noah Smith talks with Richard Florida author of The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities are Increasi.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsNov 15th, 2017

Magic Johnson-led real estate fund buys building in popular South Florida area

An affiliate of the Canyon-Johnson Urban Fund acquired a building on downtown Delray Beach’s hot Atlantic Avenue for $18.01 million. The Los Angeles-based fund was founded by former Los Angeles Lakers star player Earvin “Magic” Johnson and K......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Johns Hopkins debuts $85M research center at Florida hospital (Photos)

Researchers, scientists and clinicians will have plenty of room to collaborate in the new Education and Research Building at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in Florida. Collaboration rooms with sweeping views of downtown St. Petersburg are a ke.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Time to turn the city"s building rules upside down

From Silicon Alley in Lower Manhattan to the Brooklyn Tech Triangle, New York City has made important strides in cultivating mixed-use, live/work communities aimed toward the creative workforce and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 12th, 2017

November 3, 2017 Legal Notices

NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME STATUTE TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, pursuant to the “Fictitious Name Statute”, Chapter 865.09, Florida Statutes, will register with the Division of Corporations, Department of Sta.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2017

Florida firm to convert Jehovah’s Witnesses building into luxury senior housing

Florida private equity firm Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors has just acquired.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 1st, 2017

CraneWatch: First Coast CRE update

The Northeast Florida Builders Association broke ground on a 10,300-square-foot office building where it will move to once complete......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2017

Ready to Ditch Your Office Space? Make Sure You Have These 3 Things in Place First

Building and retaining a remote workforce requires team, technology and trust......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 27th, 2017

Stein Mart to cut 10% of its corporate office workforce

Shares of Stein Mart Inc. slipped 0.4% in afternoon trade Thursday, after the Florida-based discount department store chain it would cut its corporate of.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2017

Would You Build An Office Without Walls?

Companies like, IBM and Yahoo, were pioneers in building a remote workforce, yet recently they have retracted even though technology has made it easier than ever to collaborate and communicate from afar......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 24th, 2017

Entrepreneurs Who Build Great Teams Master These 2 Concepts

Building an exceptional workforce requires you to master both the art and science of recruiting......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 20th, 2017

Phoenix chamber hosts cybersecurity events for students, career professionals

The Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation has used its Employer Engagement Working Group to develop opportunities to implement a cybersecurity workforce in support of Cyber Security Awareness Month and Cyber Security Career Awareness for October and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

Sorry, Denver: Austin moves up U.S. Chamber"s ranking of best cities for startups

Austin creeped up slightly on an annual U.S. Chamber of Commerce report examining the top cities for startups. The Texas capital ranked fifth on Innovation That Matters 2017, released Thursday, and received high marks for its skilled workforce and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Renters find extra hurdles to recovery after hurricanes

Rental housing has been a concern in many cities in Texas and Florida after hurricanes Harvey and Irma flooded tens of thousands of homes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2017

Scenes from the PBJ"s Corporate Philanthropy Awards (Photos)

In a great year for Portland giving, one of the biggest efforts went toward building, and maintaining, 382 affordable housing units. The Housing Health Initiative, administered by Central City Concern, cost more than $40 million to build. Much of th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

Countdown: The 40 top-ranked Ohio colleges includes 4 from Dayton

The Dayton region boasts a bevy of quality higher educators. And with workforce remaining a top concern among businesses, it’s good to have quality talent generators in the region. has released its 2018 Best Colleges in Ohio. And the M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2017

September 29, 2017 Legal notices

NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME STATUTE TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, pursuant to the “Fictitious Name Statute”, Chapter 865.09, Florida Statutes, will register with the Division of Corporations, Departmen.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2017