850 — The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida - 850 Business Magazine Spring 2009

Recovery Plan 101: Why Wait on Washington?

I can assure you of one thing: Whatever Washington does, it will be quite a while before you begin to feel the real results. But there are things you can do in the meantime. Recovery Plan 101: Why Wait on…

Sound Bytes: Our Ear to the Ground in the 850

News and notes from around the 850 region.   NOTE TO READERS: To include your business news, simply e-mail us at editor@850businessmagazine.com.   CAPITAL CORRIDOR | Compiled by Chelsey Germani FSU Happenings The FSU College of Business’ undergraduate, graduate and…

Regional News: Predicted Job Losses for 2009

  Predicted 2009 Job Losses Northwest Florida’s major metro areas are expected to lose 15,500 jobs by the end of this year, according to a study released by the U.S. Conference of Mayors. And return to solid economic growth is…

Affordable Ways to Own a Slice of the Good Life

Leisure Luxury Without the HassleAffordable ways to own a slice of the good lifeBy B.J. Terhune   Share and play nice. It’s a reminder given to countless children, eager to show off their new toys. Now, Matthew V. Condon, president…