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Financial Literacy Food for Thought

Combine interesting information with great graphics … Fantastic InfoGraphic! We recently submitted a proposal for a series of classes on financial and digital literacy (fingers crossed) and found this great infographic on financial literacy. What are your thoughts?  Is this … Continue reading

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UEP on the Suncoast – 2nd Round Entrepreneurs

UEP on the Suncoast - 2nd Round Entrepreneurs

From left: Gary Crawford of BI-IT Consulting, Trevor Gooby and Mayu Fielding of the Bradenton Marauders, Jeff Rudd of ZipKord Solutions, Michele Crockett of Pathways to Learning, Gaetano Cannata of Ortygia, Janene Witham of Manatee Players, Christopher Saffor of Cut Etc. and Scott Cook of Sarasota Guitar Company. Not pictured: Paul Fields Jr. of Fields Auto Body, Alphonso Roundtree Jr. of ThatsWzup.com and Doug Van Dyke of Leadership Simplified.

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SCC Helps Clients Find Financial Independence

Valorie Matthews falls into two privileged groups: One, she loves her job and second, she’s her own boss. One year ago she opened Matthews Family Daycare, an in-home child care service. Her decision to go into business for herself wasn’t … Continue reading

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New Business Provides Autonomy, Better Income for SCC Client

When Jamie Mosley’s friends kept sending her Excel spreadsheets to help them with, she realized she had a “natural knack” for administrative support. “Friends would send me work they had to do and didn’t know how to do it,” Jamie … Continue reading

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Suncoast Digital Press Plans Launch with Help From UEP

Jeff Orenstein has been writing his whole life. He’s worked as a communications manager, college professor and now serves as the publisher and editor of Living on the Suncoast magazine. “Writing comes naturally to me,” Jeff said of his literary … Continue reading

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Manatee Community Federal Credit Union Strives for Community Development

Cindy Barco jokes that she was “born” in the banking industry. The CEO of Manatee Community Federal Credit Union (MCFCU) started as a teller when she was 16 and never left. Now as MCFCU changes their strategic direction to focus … Continue reading

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Advice from an Obituary to Help You Look on the Bright Side

This was supposed to be a blog about if you should get an MBA, and how to do it. But when I googled “where to get a master’s degree” I came across a headline that mentioned a “hilarious obituary”. Sounds … Continue reading

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