Palm Beach International Boat Show provides a different vibe By Martin Lenkowsky | Photos by Forest Johnson If you missed this season’s boat shows in Fort Lauderdale and Miami, there’s still a chance to catch one of the nation’s top shows in South Florida: The 31st-annual Palm...

Training the next generation of college students for protecting businesses and the public By Martin Lenkowsky When it comes to cybersecurity education, several of South Florida’s colleges and universities are emerging as nationally recognized institutions. For example, some programs have achieved special status from the Department of...

NSU seeks to raise $250 million in gifts NSU President Dr. George Hanbury is off to a good start on a $250 million campaign with the announcement of eight $1 million gifts during the university’s annual Celebration of Excellence, which honored the Miniaci family, one of...

By Linda Carter The national, regional and local conversation is the same: It’s all about jobs. People want them and companies have them. So what’s the problem? Many influential and successful business leaders believe a huge skills gap exists. Recently, this issue bubbled to the surface...

By Darcie Lunsford The first major institutional-quality office project in Broward County since the Great Recession has opened its sleek, double-glass doors along I-75 in Pembroke Pines, adjacent to the upscale Shops at Pembroke Gardens outdoor shopping and lifestyle center. Duke Realty developed the 143,535-square-foot mid-rise, a...

By Gerry Czarnecki Fundraising is cause selling, and it takes the right combination of commitment, knowledge, insight and listening skills to convert prospects into donors. In the for-profit world, some of the best startup ideas fail because sales never happened. In the nonprofit world, if fundraising...

By Jim Fried This month, we did a remote broadcast live from the 10th-annual CCIM Outlook Conference in Miami, which was attended by real estate businesspeople from all over the country. (CCIM is a designation for commercial real estate experts.) I had the chance to...