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Florida job demand reaches 10-year high.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Job demand in Florida continues to surge, with the state posting a record number of openings. The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announced Florida’s number of job openings over the year in October were the highest for ...

Paychecks for Patriots events cross Florida.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida employers are focusing on hiring veterans throug the state’s Paychecks for Patriots program. At 20 locations throughout the state during November, Paychecks for Patriots will match veterans and their families with em ...

Florida home sales on the rise.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida’s housing market experienced another strong month of positive growth in August with more closed sales, higher median prices, and more pending sales. Closed sales of existing single-family homes statewide totaled 23,651 la ...

Florida job growth outpacing nation.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida’s annual private-sector job growth rate continues to leads the nation, according to the most recent data. Gov. Rick Scott announced that businesses have created 917,400 private-sector Florida jobs since December 2010, a ...

Florida job demand still strong.

FLORIDA – The state of Florida continues to churn out job opportunities, with the number of online job openings increasing from this time last year. The number of online job openings in Florida were up over the year in April 2015, with a total of 28 ...

Ruby Tuesday regional office coming to Orlando.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Ruby Tuesday is opening a new regional office in Orlando that will bring 45 jobs and a capital investment of $250,000. Founded in 1972, Ruby Tuesday is a national casual dining chain with more than 40,000 company and franchise team memb ...

Gateway One center brings 115 jobs to Tampa.

TAMPA, Fla. — A new Gateway One Lending & Finance auto lending center will bring 115 jobs and a $675,000 capital investment to Tampa. “Florida is on a mission to be the number one state in the nation for job creation and opportunity, and we are ex ...