Florida SBDC Business Blog

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    SBDC Director Named Hispanic Heritage Honoree Through Work with Small Businesses

    The USF Society of Latinos (SOL) named Small Business Development Center Regional Director Eileen Rodriguez the recipient of its 2012 USF SOL Staff Award. The award was presented at the USF Hispanic Heritage Celebration kickoff event, Thursday, October 4, at the USF Marshall Student Center. […]

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    There’s a lot to Love About Sublime Yoga in Dunedin

    Jason and Jade Seibert love yoga. In fact, they fell in love after Jason attended his first Yoga class taught by Jade.  As their love for yoga and each other grew, they decided it was time to start their own yoga studio in their home […]

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    Boosting Electronic Security Surveillance for the RNC, Disney and State

    Equipped with high resolution video surveillance systems capable of detecting body heat, traffic flow and object tracking, Integrated Security Consultants (ISC) quickly became one of the region’s fastest growing security companies after entering the world of government contracting with assistance from the Small Business Development […]

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    Dispelling Government Business Grant Myths

    Unlike business loans, grants have the distinct advantage of not having to be repaid.  However, the ability to receive, or even apply, for a grant is restricted to very specific  groups, and is subject to specific conditions and has strict reporting responsibilities. As you can […]

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    Are you Protecting Your Business Assets?

    You have worked hard to set up your company, create a brand and image, but have you protected it? Let’s take a look at how you can protect your intellectual property and create a valuable asset to your company. First, start with some basic research […]

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    Magic Floridian Formula Implements Growth Acceleration Plan

    Ever wonder how some people always have a great Florida tan? If it was sunless, the ingredients of the magical lotion may very well have come from Biddiscombe International in Pinellas County.  Its owner, John Melville, is positioning the company to grow 150 to 200 […]

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