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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.

GAINESVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: PGA Junior League Golf at Meadowbrook to be held Jan. 8

The PGA Junior League Golf is a fun, social and inclusive opportunity for boys and girls ages 7-16 to play and enjoy the game of golf.

DESTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: What’s The Big Dill? Destin Pickleball Tournament Set for March 14-15

The Big Dill Destin Pickleball Tournament The Inaugural Big Dill Destin Pickleball Tournament will take over the streets at the popular outdoor lifestyle center Destin Commons on March 14 - 15, 2019.

BAY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2019 MAC Passing of the Gavel to be held Jan. 17

The annual Military Affairs Committee (MAC) Passing of the Gavel will be held on Thursday, January 17th, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at the Shrimp Boat Restaurant, upstairs in the St. Andrews room.

State institution: These 4-year Florida schools attract the most in-state students

Florida Technical College, Miami Regional University and Millennia Atlantic University enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year Florida schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Florida has eighth highest home vacancy rate in nation

Florida posted the eighth highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

7 Florida Sears and Kmart stores to close in March

Sears and Kmart stores in Florida will close their doors in March as part of the parent company’s restructuring plans, Sears Holdings Corp. said this week.

GAINESVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business Before Hours - Bonefish Grill to be held Jan. 8, 2019

Join us for Business Before Hours, a structured yet relaxed environment for making effective connections within the Chamber business community.

FLORIDA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Economic Outlook & Jobs Summit to be held Jan. 14, 2019

Join us at the Florida Chamber Foundation Economic Outlook summit on January 14, 2019 in Orlando, where we will take a deep dive into what industry and business can expect in 2019.

DESTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leaders In Business Lunch & Annual Membership Meeting Sponsored by Warren Averett to be held Jan. 8, 2019

Please join us for our Jan. 8 Leaders In Business Lunch Sponsored by Warren Averett, as the gavel is passed to our 2019 Chairman of the Board, and our 2019 Board of Directors are inducted.

BAY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: First Friday with the Beach to be held Jan. 11, 2019

Going strong since 1957, First Friday is one of the Chamber’s most popular events.

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