business

Training & Development

SCI Training: Leveraging employee engagement

How can employee engagement work for you and your business? Learn more on Feb. 24. Read full story

Training & Development

Quint Studer kicks off SCI’s 2017 training series

Employee engagement will be the lead topic for 2017's first training session

Satisfied employees will do what it takes to get the job done, but engaged employees will use their discretionary effort to go above and beyond what’s required. How can you and your organization tap into that well of effort and goodwill in your own workforce? Read full story

Training & Development

Dec. 14 deadline nears for entrepreneurship program for vets

Statewide initiative offers accelerated entrepreneurship education to veterans at no cost   

The program is a statewide initiative that offers qualified veterans the opportunity to receive an accelerated entrepreneurship education at no cost. Applications are due Dec. 14. Read full story

Studer Community Institute

Tips to boost reward and recognition in your business

Recognizing good performance does not come naturally to many people. Here are some tips to help you improve your skills at it. Read full story

Training & Development

The keys to building an army of engaged employees

Engaged employees work harder for you and your business than those who aren't engaged. Learn how to help them see how their work connects to the mission of your business. Read full story

Economy

Holiday shoppers boost sales, jobs in Pensacola area

Tourists are a big economic boom for the Pensacola area, but holiday sales still lead the pack for economic impact, says UWF's Phyllis Pooley. Read full story

Training & Development

Tips to help grow or start your business

Take some time each day to focus on key items that will build the organization. Busy can get in the way of focused discipline when it comes to driving the outcomes you want. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

EntreCon 2016: The real power of entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs are special people — and the really good ones see beyond themselves into where their "baby" fits into the whole community. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

Southwest’s secret: Hire attitude, train for skill

EntreCon Pensacola's opening session launches with Julie Weber, Southwest VP of People

Julie Weber, vice president of people for Southwest, shared the power of hiring to a company's core values in customer service, employee engagement. Read full story

Training & Development

An essential reading list

These change as new material surfaces, but here is Quint Studer's short list of recommended business books. Read full story

Training & Development

EntreCon 2016: Finding the right funding for your business

Venture capitalist Chuck Dieveney will share guidance finding a funding path that fits your business

Venture capitalist Chuck Dieveney, a return speaker from last year's EntreCon, will share guidance finding a funding path that fits your business. Read full story

Training & Development

The value of EntreCon 2016

Studer Community Institute founder Quint Studer shares what he sees as the value of bringing EntreCon 2016 to Pensacola Nov. 3-4. Read full story