February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Business News

Gauging tourism

Study shows exceptional revenue from visitors to Florida in 2015, but counties are wary about a slowdown

When Visit Florida, the state’s official tourism promoter, hired an Oxford Economics company called Tourism Economics to detail the effect of tourists on the Florida economy last year, Donald Trump had not yet taken office as the 45th president More...

Florida Community Bank sponsors Taste of Immokalee

Florida Community Bank has become a corporate sponsor of Taste of Immokalee, a benefit corporation that provides hands-on experience for young residents of Immokalee in all aspects of business, with a focus on social entrepreneurship.  More...

Making a mark in business and community

FROM THE TOP

Timing can have a lot to do with success, in the opinion of H.A. “Bud” Hornbeck II. More...

Whole Foods was a half-step behind industry changes, and it hurt

MONEY & INVESTING

People are resistant to change. To most, change makes us feel uncomfortable and scared. I think it probably has to do with our instincts learned long ago when man was constantly in a life-or-death struggle with nature. More...