Business

Building Entrepreneurship for High School Students

Building Entrepreneurship for High School Students

The ability to be a successful Entrepreneur takes vision, planning, marketing, branding and networking. Networking practices of physically meeting people, exchanging business cards, phone calls, lunch meetings, and even golf outings are becoming a rarity and unobtainable luxury for young entrepreneurs. The access to monetary resources is unavailable because high school students live with their parents and are financially challenged.

Branding Your Online Content

Branding Your Online Content

First impressions are important, more so in the use of Social Media when the average views to an online site
is 45 seconds.  Branding and marketing yourself is becoming a process on the level of an advertising corporation where executives plan complex strategies to attract and keep viewers attention.

Central Florida Blogging Conference

Central Florida Blogging Conference

Central Florida Blogging Conference

William Jackson, Tiffany Duhart and Lee Brown writers/bloggers from Jacksonville
and Orange Park, Florida recently participated in the Central Florida Blogger and Social
Media Conference, http://www.cflblogcon.com/ which is growing as a national and
international conference for bloggers.  

CFLBCON http://www.cflblogcon.com/ is a 1 day conference in Orlando, Florida focusing
on blogging and social media content creation using multileveled digital tools.  
The conference goals were to create a hyper focus on the sharing of technical knowledge,
blogging expertise and expanding social media ideas for application. The growing
involvement of Social Media is creating a paradigm shift in how people share information

Teacher’s a Social Media Warning

Teacher’s a Social Media Warning

Having attended the Central Florida Blogging Conference many areas were discussed: content creation, consistent posting, monitorizing, Branding, Marketing, and plug-ins. Another issue that is just as important, but sometimes overlooked is the content of educational professionals.

Lifework Leadership Begins it’s 4th Year in Jacksonville

Lifework Leadership Begins it’s 4th Year in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, FL – (August 23, 2012) –  Transforming local leaders from the inside out in an effort to transform our city is the goal of one of the fastest growing leadership programs in North Florida.  Lifework Leadership is celebrating the beginning of their fourth year in Jacksonville.  This Fall, a diverse collection of local leaders will embark on their individual journey of transformation through the offering of the newest Lifework Leadership class.

Originally established in the Orlando area over twenty years ago, Lifework Leadership's desire is to develop a new generation of leadership that would live out their vision for transformed leaders who will impact their home, church and community.  Lifework Leadership has captured the attention of leaders across our country as new chapters are forming in many large cities.

Chamber Ranks Bedell Firm Among Top Litigation Firms

Chambers and Partners, based in London, has recently released its 2012 Chamber USA Guide “America’s Leading Lawyers for Business,” ranking the leading firms and lawyers throughout America.  For the tenth consecutive year, the Bedell Firm is ranked among the top litigation firms in the country, among the top fifteen firms in Florida, and the only listed litigation firm based in Jacksonville.

According to Chambers, the rankings identify the leading lawyers and law firms “through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients.”  Chambers provides the following information concerning the Bedell Firm:

Bedell, Dittmar, DeVault, Pillans & Coxe

Young Breast Cancer Survivors Group Receives Final Investing In You Grant

Young Breast Cancer Survivors Group Receives Final Investing In You Grant

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. – The Young Survivors Group at the Women’s Center of Jacksonville will be able to continue to help young breast cancer survivors thanks to a recent $1,000 grant won through Community First Credit Union’s Investing in You contest. The grant will help secure a location for monthly meetings, provide educational materials and fund outreach efforts for the Young Survivors Group.