Behind-The-Scenes: Junior Sustainability Stewards

Behind-The-Scenes: Junior Sustainability Stewards

This summer, we’ve partnered with the Broward County Junior Sustainability Stewards program to host two interns from a local high school to assist with our social programming with the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale. The intern program focuses on sustainability, whether that be economic, environmental, or, in our case, community sustainability. Here […]

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All About Outsourcing: 4 Reasons It’s Time to Hire A Marketing Agency

All About Outsourcing: 4 Reasons It’s Time to Hire A Marketing Agency

As any entrepreneur will tell you, starting and successfully running a business is tough. Managing your time, ensuring your company and employee needs are met, and allocating resources efficiently? Whew! It is certainly not for the faint of heart. But what happens when you are faced with one too many goals and not enough manpower […]

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4 Ways to Build Up Your Brand While Doing Good

4 Ways to Build Up Your Brand While Doing Good

“Consumers appreciate and support socially conscious businesses because it causes them to become emotionally invested. In fact, customers are 85 percent more likely to buy a product that is associated with a charity,” says Molly St. Louis from Inc. Magazine. Here are 4 ways doing good can help build your brand: Defines Corporate Identity You […]

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What Is Missing from the Conversation About Race and Police Brutality?

What Is Missing from the Conversation About Race and Police Brutality?

I was having a conversation with a colleague recently. When she is in the room, you can tell some people are uncomfortable. And by “some people,” I mean some white people. She is an outspoken advocate for people of color, specifically men who have been in prison and supporting their goals as they re-enter their […]

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Guest Post: The Weakening Definition of Diversity

Guest Post: The Weakening Definition of Diversity

What qualifies as a “diverse” workplace? Does it mean that employees are of a variety of different races and genders? Or does it mean they’ve had a variety of life experiences? This article, written by Gillian B. White – a senior associate editor at The Atlantic – gives an interesting take on the how the evolving view of […]

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A Tribute to Women in Business

A Tribute to Women in Business

I’m just at the cusp of a turning point Where the sway in my hips is a symbol of strength And not an act of trying too hard Physically, a woman is strongest at that point in her body It is the center of her being, but We’ve still got our minds and our mouths […]

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Does Your Business Cater to Diversity?

Does Your Business Cater to Diversity?

A white marketing executive from Atlanta was fired because of his Facebook post that gathered racist comments from his friends. Kudos to the company, Polaris Marketing Group, where this man worked! They clearly know that one of the greatest aspects in growing a business is having a team who has respect for each other and […]

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Saying NO to Starting a Business.

Saying NO to Starting a Business.

So here’s the story: A few weeks back, Craig calls me. I was busy at the time but eventually got to return his call. He lost his job and as a solution to ease his stress he wanted to know if he should start a business. If you’ve ever started a business or knows someone […]

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