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AIC releases report supporting jobs in local communities

The American Investment Council (AIC) released a report this week that shows how the private equity industry is supporting jobs and investing money in the communities of new congressional members.

WESTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business Owner's Mastermind Group to be held Jan. 23

The Business Owner's Mastermind Group is designed to support business owners who navigate through the challenges of entrepreneurship by taking advantage of and sharing our collective experience, and stories to assist each other succeed in the business world.

NGA HUMAN RESOURCES: NGA Human Resources Partners with Gospel Technology to Pilot Blockchain in HR & Payroll Processes

Hemel Hempstead, UK: NGA Human Resources, the global HR and payroll services company, has today announced a partnership with Gospel Technology.

ENGAGE PEO: Safety First: OSHA Reporting Requirements

Each year, employers must complete and post the OSHA Summary Page Form 300A, even if no work-related injuries or illnesses occurred during the year.

State institution: These 2-year Florida schools attract the fewest in-state students

Orion College, Professional Hands Institute and Med-Life Institute-Lauderdale Lakes enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Florida schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Florida posted 8th lowest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Florida ranked No. 38 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

WESTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Membership Breakfast - January 15, 2019

The Chamber's Membership Breakfast is held monthly, with Chamber members and community leaders in attendance.

ST. PETERSBURG AREA CHMABER OF COMMERCE: Sustainability Committee Meeting Sponsored by Tucker/Hall to be held Jan. 16

The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce® supports public policy that provides stability for the economic needs of today and economic growth for tomorrow.

NGA HUMAN RESOURCES: The ABC of GDPR

GDPR and the look-alike regional data protection regulations we see emerging around the world are so often presented as a simplistic acronym.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: The SMART Way to Set Goals

No matter what you call your goals, they must be specific and measurable.

Florida building permits: October 2018

Florida issued 12,123 building permits for privately owned housing during October, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Florida

The University of West Florida, Saint Leo University and Southeastern University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in Florida in 2016

Florida gets ‘C’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Florida ranked No. 11 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Florida ranked No. 15 in average charitable giving

Florida residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $7,058 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Florida

The University of West Florida, Southeastern University and Saint Leo University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in Florida in 2016

GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Power Partners Leads Group to be held Jan. 8

Members of this group work to identify ideal clients for each other, and present information about their business during the meetings.

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