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They Make You Wonder

Business, Leadership

The People Who Walk the Talk In 1953, reporters and city officials gathered at a Chicago railroad station to meet the previous year’s Nobel Peace Prize winner. When the train came to a stop, a giant of a man, with…

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Helping Those Who Served

Business, Management

The National Veterans Homeless Support, Inc. (NVHS) was founded by veteran George Taylor, himself once homeless, to locate and assist the more than 4,500 homeless veterans living in the parks, forests, and streets of Central Florida.  There are 485 homeless…

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Most Admired Businesspeople: John Porter

Business, Leadership

“John’s great sense of humor and ability to put others at ease, coupled with his experience as a mayor (of Cape Canaveral), an entrepreneur (owner, Porter World Trade) and one who spends a lot of time campaigning for our area,…

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What’s Your Retirement Confidence Level?

Business, Development

Here are 5 Ways to Increase It In a recent survey titled “The 2011 Retirement Confidence Survey,” retirement confidence levels among working Americans are at a record low, with many questioning their ability to afford a comfortable retirement. This low…

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Most Admired Businesspeople: Wes Covell

Business, Leadership

It is almost a cliché that “everyone’s busy,” yet there are those rare individuals that make the time to serve their community. One stellar example is Wesley (Wes) Covell, Vice President of Strategy and Chief Growth Officer for Harris Corporation. Somehow he…

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Survival of the Fittest

Business, Development

Adapting to an Evolving Workforce The world has changed and it is not going to change back. Older workers are feeling pressure because pension plans are failing and they have to remain in their jobs longer. And that means they…

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