Category Archives: Florida & South Florida Business Issues

Florida As a Leading Life Sciences Industry Cluster: You Can Touch The Potential. It’s Palpable. BUT …

Within the span of less than a week, two diverse events that point to the same possibility:  a future of growth for Florida. On Thursday, April 12, I went to a social gathering sponsored by the Life Sciences Technology Hub … Continue reading

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Florida’s Challenge & Opportunity: A Great Example Of The Upside & How You Get It

Gainesville Creates A Role Model Gainesville announced great news at the end of March:  MindTree, a software company headquartered in Bangalore, India, with annual revenues approaching $500 million, decided to open its first U.S. development center there.  That will translate … Continue reading

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Florida’s Growth Challenge & Opportunity: Better Than I Thought; Worse Than I Thought; One Remarkable Characteristic.

Will The Region Get Past Being On The Verge Of Being On The Verge Of A Boom? About three weeks ago, I wrote an article suggesting that the successful economic development of Northern Virginia as a global center of the … Continue reading

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Florida’s Growth Challenge & Opportunity: Being On The Verge Of Being On The Verge Of A Boom

Will The Opportunity Be Realized? My 40+ year career in communications has been anchored in the Washington, DC, region, and more specifically in Northern Virginia.  About four years ago, I began spending winters in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.  What began … Continue reading

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