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CEO Weekly CF 100 – Orlando Sentinel

Homeless Youth & Orange County Economic Summit

This week: Homeless Youth A new study from Chapin Hall shows that 1 in 10 youth nationwide were homeless over the past year, proving again that homelessness is not exclusive to the elderly and disabled – it crosses all social, racial, geographic, and economic strata....

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Apple Slows Older iPhones & New Year Thoughts

This week: Apple Slows Older iPhones Last week, Apple admitted to intentionally slowing down older iPhones.  Apple claims it acted out of caution to prevent devices from shutting down unexpectedly, which would happen if the phone’s battery or operating system got...

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Moody Blues & New Year Thoughts

This week: Moody Blues The Moody Blues are IN, or at least they will be, as one of several 2018 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.  The Moodies came in second only to Bon Jovi in the Facebook fan vote taking place since September, well ahead of all other...

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Migraine Medicine & #metoo

This week: Migraine Medicine Migraines affect 38 million Americans, and are the third most prevalent illness in the world.  Nearly 85% of chronic migraine sufferers are women; I know I’ve experienced them my entire life. Migraines can often be severe enough to keep...

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Hurricane Season Ends & Holiday Celebration Options

This week: Hurricane Season Ends Whew! We made it to the end of yet another hurricane season…and I say, “Good riddance!”  I’m not sure where 2017 year ranks historically among the costliest, but it was certainly a life-changer for far too many people. In the...

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Black Friday & Housing

This week: Black Friday Black Friday shopping in stores versus online is certainly shaping up to be a bigger matchup this year than Batman vs Superman.  How brick and mortar stores fare on what once was the busiest shopping day of the year will certainly predict how...

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Maria Jobs & Thanksgiving

This week: Maria Jobs The Governor held a roundtable discussion this past week in Kissimmee to discuss efforts relating to the Hurricane Maria response.  Thousands of storm evacuees have chosen Central Florida as their ultimate destination to be near family, but also...

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Veterans Day & Job Fairs

This week: Veterans Day The annual Paychecks for Patriots Veterans hiring event was this week, which connects Veterans and their spouses with local employment opportunities. To all who have served or will one day serve…Thank You!  It seems more important than ever to...

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Workforce Professional Development & Halloween

This week: Workforce Professional Development This week Orlando hosted the Workforce Professional Development Summit– as it does every year – for hundreds of workforce service providers across the state to converge and share insights, best practices, and ideas.  By...

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From the Blog

Press Releases

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 3.5 Percent for November 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, and Sumter counties) was 3.5 percent in November 2017. This...

CSCF President/CEO Pamela Nabors Named Ex-Officio Member of CFHLA Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – CareerSource Central Florida President/CEO Pamela Nabors has been elected as an Ex-Officio member to the Central Florida Hotel Lodging Association’s (CFHLA)...

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 3.2 Percent for October 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, and Sumter counties) was 3.2 percent in October 2017. This...

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 3.2 Percent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Casey Johnson 407-748-5351 cjohnson@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Sumter, Lake, Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties) was 3.2 percent in September 2017. This rate was...

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 3.9 Percent for August 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, and Sumter counties) was 3.9 percent in August 2017. This...

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 4.0 Percent for July 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, and Sumter counties) was 4.0 percent in July 2017. This rate...

Central Florida’s Unemployment Rate at 4.0 Percent for June 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Krause 407-531-1222, Ext. 2082 LKrause@careersourcecf.com Orlando, FL – The unemployment rate in the CareerSource Central Florida region (Sumter, Lake, Orange, Osceola, and counties) was 4.0 percent in June 2017. This rate was 0.8...

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