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Junior Achievement of Space Coast

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Kristin Schreiner

Management, Profiles, Women in Business

Kristin Schreiner is more than just the president of Junior Achievement of the Space Coast. She’s also one of the organization’s success stories. After all, the 42-year-old has first-hand knowledge of the kind of impact the nonprofit program can have on a young person’s future.

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Business Seen – January 2013


SCB Marketing 2012 Business Leader of the Year Gala Junior Achievement’s “Be Entrepreneurial” Business Plan Challenge “Brevolution” – EDC of Florida Space Coast’s Annual Meeting Click here to check out our Facebook photo galleries of these and other exciting local…

Mike Williams
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Mike Williams: Entrepreneur of the Year


About Mike Williams HOMETOWN: Fort Lauderdale, FL BORN: August 17, 1953 FAMILY: Wife, Theresa; Children: Andrea (31), Michael, Jr. (30) and Matthew (26) EDUCATION: University of Florida, B.S. in Civil Engineering (1976) HONORS INCLUDE:  SpaceCoast Business ‘100 Most Admired Businesspeople’ (2012)…

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Q & A with Stacy Slaughter


NAME: Stacy Slaughter TITLE: Owner/Facility Operator at Heydays Senior Day Program MARRIED: No CHILDREN: No YEARS IN BREVARD: 19 total. (I moved away for college and came back a few years ago to work with my family in their business.) WHAT IS A “TYPICAL” DAY…

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Playing the ‘Give & Go’

Business, Leadership

How Helping Others Helps You As an aging (but in my mind, youthful) basketball player, one of my favorite plays is the “give & go.” During this play, you pass the ball to a teammate (“the give”), then you fake…

The Entrepreneur's Spiritual Journey by Jeff Piersall
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Examples that Influence Thousands

Business, Leadership

The Legacy of John Hopkins and Joseph Duda Junior Achievement celebrates its 26th Annual Business Hall of Fame Gala and two of our community’s finest leaders have been chosen as laureates this year. John Hopkins and Joseph Duda are two…

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Craig Technologies Names Chief Operating Officer

Blog, Business

MELBOURNE, FL, January 6, 2012– Craig Technologies announces that Dean Rosenquist has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Rosenquist is responsible for managing the company’s service sector programs, business development and proposal management, as well as coordinating…

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“Be Entrepreneurial Business Plan Challenge”


“Be Entrepreneurial Business Plan Challenge” hosted by Junior Achievement of the Space Coast and Florida Tech’s Nathan M. Bisk College of Business Women’s Business Center December 8 Florida Tech [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157628592063775″]

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Want to Retire Some Day?

Blog, Business

Take Personal Responsibility and Stop Relying on the Government By Jeff Piersall Retirement worthy idea, not” – Yoda. From where did the concept of retirement actually come? Interestingly, the German culture was the first economy to introduce the concept of…

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Minding the Gap

Business, Development

Due Diligence Applies to Cultures As local businesses explore the global economy and contemplate broadening their reach, one of the items that might not be at the top of the priority list (but should be) is researching culture and understanding…