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Palm Beach County Establishes First-Ever Partnership Between Business and K-20 Educators

West Palm Beach, October 21 – In an unprecedented partnership between industry and education, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County created the Academic More...

Hedge Funds Swarm Into Palm Beach

The City of Palm Beach and neighboring West Palm Beach are becoming ever more attractive to alternative asset managers. Some firms that have long been More...

Business Development A Never-Ending Job

The city of Boca Raton woke up to the news that a third company, headquartered here, is in merger talks that could impact the venue More...

60 New Jobs Being Created at RADISE International in Palm Beach County

Governor Rick Scott announced that RADISE International, a Florida based small business that provides engineering and IT services, will expand its operations in Palm Beach More...

BDB Announces 225 New Jobs for Belle Glade

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, Palm Beach County, and the City of Belle Glade, announced that More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

7 reasons why the UK is Europe’s emerging tech hub

London is predicted to create 46,000 more jobs in technology over the course of the next decade, the rest of the country is also expected More...

Prison programs helps keep inmates from re-offending by equipping them with business skills

Inmates at the Cleveland Correction Facility in Texas are participating in MBA level coursework as part of an initiative to reduce the rate of recidivism. More...

How To: Hiring and retaining millennials

  Millennials are quickly making their way into the workforce. According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics, millennials will become the new workforce majority this More...

Dowd Reappointed by Gov. Scott to PBSC District Board of Trustees

John W. Dowd III, chair of the Palm Beach State College District Board of Trustees, has been reappointed by Gov. Rick Scott to another three-year term. Scott More...

2014 A ‘Turnaround Year’ for Palm Beach County Ending with the Lowest Unemployment Rate in 7 Years

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2015) – 2014 was a turnaround year for employment in Palm Beach County – there were more employed county More...

The application economy

What is the application economy? Does it differ from the global economy? How? Are there any limits any more on application and smartphone use? How More...