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FL’s Key Industries

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When you think of working in Florida, the first thing that comes to mind might be hospitality rather than high-tech. However, we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the diversity of Florida’s industries. Working in Florida’s major industries means joining some of the biggest movers and shakers across life sciences, information technology, and advanced manufacturing, among others. Thanks to the state’s pro-business climate, low taxes and supportive organizations like the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise Florida, the Sunshine State is an attractive place for employers to establish themselves, meaning job opportunities continue to grow.

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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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