Could it happen with Jackson in Collier?
A look at Palm Beach County’s gamble on Scripps Florida
From the beginning, expectations for The Scripps Research Institute’s facility in Jupiter (known as Scripps Florida) have been stratospheric. Full Story
Four entrepreneurs to address Gulf Coast Venture Forum
The Naples chapter of the Gulf Coast Venture Forum meets from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, in the member clubroom at Tiburon Golf Course. Sponsored by the Economic Development Council of Collier County, the program will includes presentation by Benseron Information Technologies Inc.; Sumo Technologies; Medical Intuition Technologies and LevPro Systems Inc. Full Story
MONEY & INVESTING
When somethin’ is really nothin’
Conventional wisdom says something is better than nothing.
The maxim is not true when the “something” hides the reality that “the cup is half empty” it masks the problem from being seen and being properly addressed. Full Story
Job search support group meets weekly
A job search support group for downsized employees of local businesses meets at 10:30 a.m. every Monday at the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce. The group is geared toward white collar, administrative and professional workers, rather than trade and service workers. It is not a job placement service. Full Story
Successful women will share their secrets
“The Secrets of Successful Business Women” is the title of a SCORE Naples workshop starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce. Full Story
. The Marco Island Chamber
holds a free speed networking class from 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, at the Marco Island Hilton. David Longfield Smith facilitates. Attendance is limited to 30. RSVP to 394-7549. Full Story