Leadership

I Worked Hard, Played by the Rules and This Is All I Get?

Why You Need a Plan B   A“Plan B” is your next career after you get fired, laid off, down-sized, dislocated, or [...]

Why major league baseball?

It’s just good business.   “Baseball is an allegorical play about America, a poetic, complex, and subtle play of courage, fear, good [...]

Junior Achievement of the Space Coast’s Business Hall of Fame

2013 Laureates:  Catherine Ford and Robin Fisher   Catherine Ford Since 1988, Catherine Ford has lead Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, one of [...]

The Power of Focus

Unlocking the Untapped Reservoir by Eric Wright “One reason so few of us achieves what we truly want is that we never [...]

What Is Happy?

Bullying and its consequences have caught the attention of the media. Webster defines this behavior as “the use of force in an emotional, verbal, written or physical form in an attempt to coerce, abuse or intimidate others.” Unfortunately, bullying thrives in the business environment as well as in society in general.

After the Parade Passes By

Recognizing and Seizing Opportunities by Eric Wright   Michelangelo, the Renaissance master whose works bring the same awe to viewers today as [...]

Adversity Is Really Opportunity

Why This Could Be the Best of Times by Jeff Piersall   “Adversity is needed in order to become successful.” – Zig [...]

Hearing the Whisper of Tradition

Don’t Miss the Treasure Hidden In the Season by Eric Wright Our modern culture often criticizes traditions, especially when the meaning or [...]

Leaders, Followers and Losers

You’ve Got to ‘Know the Difference’ by Jeff Piersall   Just as technology and information have exponentially increased, so too, has the [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – MANUFACTURING

Dr. Robert P. Scaringe President and founder, Mainstream Engineering Corporation   Mainstream Engineering is a 26-year-old company involved in the research, development [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – NONPROFIT

Sandi Scannelli President/CEO, Community Foundation for Brevard   Sandi Scannelli is familiar with every facet of Brevard’s nonprofit community, which encompasses more [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – TRANSPORTATION

Bill Potter Vice Chairman, Melbourne Airport Authority   The word visionary may be overused, but it certainly fits Bill Potter.  He not [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – TECHNOLOGY

Jim Jensen Founder/CEO, Satcom Direct Inc.   Satcom Direct provides global satellite communications to business aviation, military aviation – including to Heads [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – MARKETING

2012 Business Leader of the Year – MARKETING Charley Richards Founder and president, Absolutely Natural   The funnel clouds around Atlantis Road [...]

2012 Business Leader of the Year – FINANCE

2012 BUSINESS LEADER OF THE YEAR – FINANCE William “Bill” Taylor President and CEO, Community Bank of the South   While the [...]