CivicCon launches with a look at good growth in cities


  • September 12, 2017
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   civiccon,training-development
Charles Marohn
Speaker Series Sponsored By Studer Community Institute And The Pensacola News Journal Begins Sept. 26

Building stronger brains one baby, one parent at a time


  • September 11, 2017
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   education
baby in a stroller
Just as a child needs a certain amount of healthy food for physical growth, that same child also needs a healthy dose of language for brain development

SCI debuts commercial on Early Learning City


  • September 7, 2017
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   video
A new commercial, set to begin airing on Cox and At&T Uverse the weekend of Sept. 9-10, aims to explain the idea of an Early Learning City

Entrecon: World class speakers and an opportunity to sharpen skills


  • September 6, 2017
  • /   Rachael Gillette
  • /   training-development
Prior to EntreCon, it was hard to find a large scale business conference in our area, which meant not only paying the cost of attending a conference in a major city, but also the related travel expenses.

PYP Quality of Life survey 2017


  • September 6, 2017
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   economy
More people in Escambia County and in the City of Pensacola feel that things are heading in the right direction than they did last year — and there more room for improvement.

EntreCon Pensacola 2016: A look back


  • January 27, 2017
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   video
As we are hard at work planning EntreCon 2017, here's a look back at the highlights from the 2016 event.

Leadership tip: getting better employee takeaways


  • June 22, 2015
  • /   Quint Studer
  • /   leadership-tips,quint-studer
Whenever we have a meeting with an employee, we always hope that they have takeaways...

Leadership tip: be interested instead of interesting


  • September 4, 2015
  • /   Quint Studer
  • /   leadership-tips,quint-studer
Employees are most engaged when they feel their leader cares about them as a person.

Leadership tip: delivering difficult messages


  • July 17, 2015
  • /   Quint Studer
  • /   leadership-tips,quint-studer
The toughest thing we have in any situation is communicating something that’s a little bit uncomfortable.

Brain Bags boost Arc, Early Childhood Court programs


  • September 25, 2017
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning
The SCI Brain Bag is being used throughout the community in many ways to help parents understand the power of talk and interaction to build a baby's brain.