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Connect in FL

Get Connected to Opportunity

Moving to a new state can be daunting – but in Florida, it’s all about the people and resources you connect with that make life here so special. Cultural diversity in Florida transcends social interactions to business ones as you discover a melting pot of thinkers, doers, leaders and future friends. There’s always a way to meet new people and build new business opportunities, whether it’s attending events or pursuing further education or training. Florida culture is made for mingling, so settle into your new home and start filling up your dance card.

Florida News You'll Use

Keep up-to-date with news and happenings in Florida.
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Best Large Cities to Start a Business (2024)

Orlando is the best large city to start a business in, due in part to the fact that the number of small businesses has grown faster than in most other cities. Tampa is the second-best large city for starting a small business, in part because it has a low corporate tax rate, allowing businesses to […]
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Florida was America’s Hottest Job Market in 2023

Follow the mountains and sunshine for the best job markets in America. Salt Lake City was the country’s hottest job market in 2023, followed by three cities in Florida: Jacksonville, Orlando and Tampa. Miami also made the top 10, making Florida the top state last year.
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Four of Nation’s Fastest-Growing Metro Areas Are in Florida

Florida was home to four of the nation’s top five fastest-growing metropolitan statistical areas and three of the top 10 that gained the largest number of people from 2022 to 2023, reflecting continued population growth across the South.
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Florida is Home to 4 Top 20 Cities for Flexible Careers

CommercialCafe ranked the U.S. cities with the best career flexibility by awarding points for indicators in Flexibility Opportunities, Commuting & Remote Readiness and Career Growth & Economics.
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