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Cocoa Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Installation Banquet


More than 200 Chamber partners and their guests attended the 42nd annual event at the Holiday Inn express and Space Coast Convention center in Cocoa. The theme of this year’s gala was “Opportunity Strikes in 2010…Be Ready”. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623561737507″]

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Ploughshares into Swords

Business, Leadership

Now, more than ever, Brevard needs to bring together its collective resources to ensure we put everything we have towards bridging the economic gap we’re facing as the end of the shuttle program diminishes the number of local jobs available. …

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Non-Compete Agreements

Business, Management

Are They Really Enforceable? Amidst the continued difficulties of the economic environment, employment law attorneys throughout the country are receiving numerous inquires from both employees and employers pertaining to “non-compete agreements.”  While the underlying issue is always the same —…

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Thinking of Moving to Florida?

Business, Development

Having spent twenty years living in Florida, enough to officially declare myself a native, I placed my only son in the hands of Florida Institute of Technology and set out to continue a career in the electric vehicle industry and…

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Brevard BLN Recognition Luncheon


Four Brevard employers were recognized for their commitment to expanding the career opportunities for individuals with disabilities during a luncheon at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623561903375″]

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Collaboration and Community Engagement

Business, Development

This second article in a series from LEAD Brevard deals with “capacity building” as it relates to the nonprofit community sector. To protect, preserve and expand your mission in turbulent times, you must add collaboration to your tool box.  In…

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Brevard’s New Employers’ Market

Business, Management

They say problems are opportunities in disguise.  For the workforce and businesses on the Space Coast, that could mean there are some huge opportunities coming our way with the end of the shuttle program.  Part of the ‘new normal’ for…

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HBCA of Brevard Installation


In addition to swearing in its 2010 officers, the HBCA named Mark Derman of Derman Homes as its 2009 Builder of the Year during the organization’s annual banquet. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623329191546″]