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Broward County Sees Impressive Job Growth in Past Year

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Friday, January 19, 2018
Broward County’s unemployment dropped to 3.4 percent in December 2017, down a full percentage point from the same time last year. The Greater Fort Lauderdale remains ...

Inactive Accounts: A Hacker's Easy Way In

Posted by: SL Powers on Wednesday, January 17, 2018
It’s not if a cyber attack will happen; it’s simply a matter of when. All of those large data breaches we continue to see in the headlines share one common ...

3.2 Million Quits in November 2017

Posted by: Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, January 12, 2018

The number of quits, which are generally voluntary separations initiated by employees, was 3.2 million in November 2017. There were 1.7 million layoffs and discharges, which are involuntary separations initiated by employers. There were 341,000 other separations resulting from retirement, death, disability, and transfers to other locations of the same firm.

Marlins CEO and five-time World Series champion to headline 108th Annual Meeting

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Tuesday, January 9, 2018
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to reveal Marlins CEO Derek Jeter will serve as keynote speaker at the 2018 Annual Meeting at 11:30 a.m. February ...

Nova Southeastern University Researchers to Present at 2018 World Stem Cell Summit

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Thursday, January 4, 2018
FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Leading faculty members from the Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Allopathic Medicine (M.D. College) are scheduled to present ...

These Companies are Investing in their Workers, Businesses, and Communities Because of Tax Reform

Posted by: Neil Bradley, US Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, January 4, 2018
Less than two months ago, the U.S. Chamber hailed the emerging tax reform bill as a “pro-growth measure that will help grow the economy, create jobs, and increase ...

The Future of Transportation in Florida

Posted by: Florida Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Kelley Shanley Named 2018 Downtowner of the Year by Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce

Posted by: Liz Beeble on Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Ft. Lauderdale (December 19, 2017)—The Downtown Business Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 2018 Downtowner of the Year ...

Cybersecurity: What we can expect in 2018

Posted by: SL Powers on Wednesday, January 3, 2018
In 2017, the hits just kept on coming! With a continued upward trend of some of the largest data breaches on record, this likely (and unfortunately) represents a new normal. ...

Industry on tap: breweries

Posted by: Erin Delaney and Matt Haines on Thursday, December 28, 2017
Breweries, breweries everywhere, and so much beer to drink! It seems as though nearly every town in America has a brewery these days, suggesting that the industry must be ...