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Hot Jobs: Growing Industrial SectorsAlthough the number of jobs lost during the Great Recession have been regained, not all regions or industry sectors have experienced the same recovery.
Regional Report: Healthy Growth Marks Florida’s EconomyCompanies in diverse industries are attracted to Florida’s low taxes and extensive international ties.
2019 Top States for Doing Business: Georgia Ranks #1 Sixth Year in a RowThe top-ranked states have landed on the radar of today’s site selection consultants because of their low business costs, generous incentive programs, and competitive labor environments, among other probusiness advantages.
Miami’s Entrepreneurial Spirit Attracts Multicultural Talent and InvestmentAs a global business hub with a diverse and talented workforce, Miami-Dade County continues to draw innovative companies, further enhancing a robust business climate.
Innovative University Partnerships Advance the Fintech Landscape in FloridaAs the “Fintech” industry’s need for employees with advanced IT and cybersecurity skills grows, locations that can provide such a workforce are becoming hotbeds for the industry.
2018 Top States for Doing Business Commentary: Southern States Continue Their DominationFavorable business tax climates and competitive labor environments — as well as aggressive utility economic development programs — have helped the Southern States to come out on top.
2018 Top States for Doing Business: Georgia Ranks #1 Fifth Year in a RowCompetitive labor environments and leading workforce development programs, low taxes and utility costs, favorable regulatory environments, and cooperative state governments are among the top-ranked states’ pro-business attributes.
Orlando: A Prime Destination for a STEM WorkforceAlthough Orlando already has a labor pool possessing STEM skills, it continues to build that resource through a collaboration between its educational institutions, the tech community, and government.
How Innovation and Tourism Work Side By Side in OrlandoThe success of Orlando’s theme park industry and cross-disciplinary technology innovation have led to the region becoming a leading destination for high-tech companies.
2018 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: California, Florida, Illinois and New York Awarded Silver Shovels - States with Populations over 12 Million
2018 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards Recognize States’ Efforts to Attract High-Value Investment & Large Job-Creating ProjectsMore than 200 projects across multiple states brought with them the promise -- in total -- of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in investment.
Why Top Consulting Firms Are Choosing This LocationAn educated labor pool, top-notch international airport, and a unified community of governmental and business leaders facilitated the selection of Orlando by several high-profile professional consulting firms.
Challenges Facing the International Project Manager of an FDI projectAn interview with Franck Mouriaux, chief engineer at RUAG Schweiz and project manager at RUAG Space in Florida, helps shed light on the process and challenges a foreign company faces when setting up a facility in the U.S.
Location Notebook: Cape Coral-Desirable for Business Owners and Residents AlikeA pro-business environment and an enviable quality of life have made Cape Coral a haven for biomedical and other light manufacturing companies.
Aircraft System Components Manufacturer S.S. White Technologies Making Face Masks at Seminole, Florida Complex