In small-business circles, special terms and epithets are often quickly exchanged for easy communication between savvy players of the game.
According to the State Entrepreneurship Index released by University of Nebraska on October 1st, Florida ranked number-35 in the Nation in Entrepreneurship (in 2011). The five components of the State Entrepreneurship Index are: Percent growth in employer establishments Percent growth in employer establishments per person Business formation rate (i.e, establishment births per person) Patents per thousand persons Average income per non-farm proprietor […]
With a 2011 Startup rate of 380 per 100,000 adults, the State of Florida made it to the CNN-Money’s 10 Most Entrepreneurial States list. Arizona was named a “sizzling spot” for Startups, with a 37% higher Startup Rate than of Florida’s –which is significantly higher even the rest of the list! Texas, California, Colorado, Alaska, Missouri, Nevada, Vermont and Idaho all beat […]
21 May 12
April 2012 unemployment statistics are in, and Flagler County’s jobless rate fell to its lowest since 2008. April’s figure is 11.6% in Flagler County, lowest since it was 11.2% in late 2008, according to numbers released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The news and the overall trend is positive, as at not long ago Flagler County’s rate […]