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2011: The Costs are Lower to Hire

Business, Development

Now is the Time to Seize Opportunity Whether in our business or personal lives, many of us are looking toward the New Year with hope, and, understandably, a bit of trepidation.  This is the year we’ll see the last of…

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New Legislation to Increase Access to Capital…

Business, Money

But Will It Enhance Entrepreneurial Confidence? by Dana Kilborne Statistics don’t lie. American small business represents the backbone of the U.S. economy. It produces roughly half of the private Gross Domestic Product and creates, on average, about two-thirds of net…

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How to Save Jobs

Business, Development

Help Small Businesses Grow from 1 Employee to 2 From a modest home in Palm Bay, one of America’s leading Internet security experts launched an attack on our economy last year. David Gewirtz’ weapon of mass instruction was a self-published…

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Is Someone Infringing on Your Brand?

Business, Management

Step Up to Protect Your Intellectual Property A downturn in the economy has resulted in a significant rise in the development of new technologies and new business models. Many of these new technologies and business models are born of creative…

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What’s Your Business Outlook for 2011?

Business, Management

Don’t Just Work In Your Business, Work On It! Chambers of Commerce are independent organizations, but we all have the same goal: maximizing the success of our businesses. Each chamber might approach that in different ways, but the bottom line…

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Disney Dream: Imagineering a New Cruise Experience

Blog, Business

Disney has built an unparalleled international reputation for quality and creativity, not only in the film and theme park industry, but also in hospitality and, since 1998, the burgeoning cruise ship industry. Their latest addition, the Disney Dream will make…

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For Some, It Will Be a Happy New Year

Business, Development

Companies Making Their Mark in 2011 Economic uncertainty still abounds across the nation and particularly here on the Space Coast, where the county braces for the much anticipated layoffs at Kennedy Space Center.  Nonetheless, there is still cause for optimism…