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Broward County Adds More Than 10,000 Jobs

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Friday, November 20, 2020
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Broward County’s jobless rate was 7.3% in October 2020. This rate was down from 7.8% in September 2020. ...

FPL Proposes Main Street Recovery Program to Boost Small Businesses

Posted by: Florida Power & Light Company on Friday, October 23, 2020
Program seeks to provide support for targeted small businesses that are helping rebuild Florida’s economy. FPL continues to offer a range of relief options for all ...

Rising Leaders Council Awards Two Leadership Fort Lauderdale Scholarships

Posted by: Rising Leaders Council on Tuesday, October 20, 2020
In September 2020 at the annual Rising Leaders Summer Soiree, the Rising Leaders Council awarded, for the first time, not one but two Leadership Fort Lauderdale (LFL) ...

Our Chamber Joins Forces with the Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Monday, October 12, 2020
We are excited to announce that The Deerfield Beach Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce are joining forces. Starting November 1, 2020, ...

Outlook Dips But Overall Confidence Remains Resilient

Posted by: Doug Lyons on Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Overview: The “new normal” for business is taking a toll. Whether struggling or doing okay, ask any business owner, employer or employee about the future ...

Hurricane Isaias, Wildfires and COVID-19 Equal a Compound Disaster - Are Florida businesses prepared?

Posted by: Scott Fouts/HUB International on Friday, September 4, 2020
Hurricane Isaias, Wildfires and COVID-19 Equal a Compound Disaster Are Florida businesses prepared? As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact and disrupt ...

Broward County Launches Census 2020 Workforce Campaign

Posted by: Broward County on Monday, August 10, 2020
Broward County is leading a countywide campaign encouraging all employers, large and small, to dedicate 10-15 minutes for employees to complete the 2020 Census. As Broward ...

New Chamber Member Launches Contest for Free Signage

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Wednesday, August 5, 2020
With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to change our day-to-day lives and the way businesses operate, a new Chamber member has developed a way to help small businesses in ...

President's Virtual Roundtable Introduces New Leaders & Provides Upate on COVID-19

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Wednesday, July 29, 2020
In the continuing effort to help business leaders connect and receive valuable updates, the Chamber organized a President’s Virtual Roundtable this week. Greater Fort ...

CBS Miami Meteorologist Craig Setzer Presents During Chamber Event

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Thursday, July 23, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to bring uncertainty to South Florida's business community, but one thing that remains certain is that hurricane season is bound to heat up in ...