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May 2018
South Florida State College (SFSC) was awarded $500,000 through a special funding allocation by the Florida legislature to create a mobile welding lab that will provide low-cost, high-demand workforce training to the residents of DeSoto, Hardee, and Highlands counties. “The governor’s budget was titled ‘Securing Florida’s Future’ and that’s exactly what this special funding initiative does for our region,” said Dr. Thomas C. Leitzel, president of SF...
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February 2018
FREE business webinars offered by the Small Business Development Administration. MARCH SCHEDULE Process Improvement and Working SmarterFriday, March 2, 2018 from 11am to 12pm ESTHow do you improve the work processes in your office or small business? This class focuses on applying “Lean” process improvement to add efficiencies to your business and improve your bottom line potential.Learn ideas about making your work processes flow better, faster, cheaper? We can show you how...
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