850 — The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida - December-January 2015

Sound Bytes December/January

Capital  New Beginnings Frank C. Walker III has been named vice president of Government Affairs for the Florida Chamber of Commerce. Walker most recently served as chief of staff to U.S. Representative Daniel Webster.  Other new team members have been…

Handling Your Employee Handbook

An employee handbook is, in many ways, a new employee’s first introduction to a company. But what if elements of that handbook that are making a first impression on your new worker are also illegal? In March, following an onslaught…

Unbridled Optimism

Freedom lovers’ confidence keeps tomorrows coming  As I reflect on another year coming to a close, two realities — one very sobering and the other a cause for celebration — are at the top of my mind. The first is…