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

Pinellas Technical College-St. Petersburg, National Aviation Academy of Tampa Bay and Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Florida schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysi

Analysis: Florida ranked 14th most affected by government shutdown

Florida ranked No. 14 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

Analysis: Miami ranks 13th among largest U.S. cities that lack funds to pay debts

Miami ranks 13th worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 4 in Florida

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close four of its 41 stores in Florida

U.S. WOMEN'S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: FedCon Optimization Program Workshop to be held Feb. 12

Optimize to Secure Federal Contracts Are you making the best impression on your Agency and Large Prime Contacts?

WESTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business Owner's Mastermind Group to be held Feb. 13

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.

APALACHICOLA BAY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Eighth Annual St. George Island Tour of Homes to be held Feb. 9

The eighth annual St. George Island Tour of Homes will be Saturday, February 9, 2019, and once again open seven unique island residences to the public, offering visitors a view of island living.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: Is February the Hottest Month for Job Search?

According to job market lore, January offers the most opportunity for job seekers since hiring managers have all returned from their holiday vacations and budgets have been set for the year.

Florida ranked No. 4 in 2019 business climate index

Florida finished at No. 4 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Palm Bay-Titusville, Fla., has 15th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Palm Bay-Titusville area was more than 5,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 309-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

GREATER MIAMI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The U.S. and International Economy: Impact on Miami-Dade County in 2019

Miami-Dade County economic activity expanded at a strong pace throughout 2018, outpacing payroll employment growth of the National economy.

GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Tax Reform Benefits for the Marine Industry

The marine industry is significant in Broward County and in South Florida; according to the Marine Industries Association of South Florida, the industry’s many local businesses provide 111,000 jobs in Broward County and 142,000 jobs regionally, driving economic output of $8.9 billion in Broward County and $12 billion regionally.

GAINESVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lunch & Learn - Wellness at Work: Why We Need It and How to Achieve It to be held Feb. 6

This presentation will provide basic knowledge and information about mental health/wellness and how that affects the workplace.

FLORIDA FARM BUREAU: Scholarships Support Women Preparing for Leadership Roles

The Florida Farm Bureau Federation is providing more than $3,000 in scholarships for women in agriculture to attend the Women’s Leadership Conference, March 28-30, 2019.

State institution: These 2-year U.S. schools attract the fewest in-state students

Wyotech-Daytona and Boca Beauty Academy enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

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