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January Bayside Business Forum to Explore Trends in Senior Entrepreneurship and the Global Aging Economy

Stacy Prouty (left) and Bevan Gray-Rogel are the featured speakers at the Jan. 17 Walgreens Bayside Business Forum.

Stacy Prouty (left) and Bevan Gray-Rogel are the featured speakers at the Jan. 17 Walgreens Bayside Business Forum.

The first Walgreens Bayside Business Forum of 2014 will focus on one of the hottest topics among entrepreneurs, economists, and policy makers today: how to address the various needs of the world’s growing aging population. “Increasingly, people over 50 are moving to Florida and starting companies instead of retiring from working life,” said Dr. Maling Ebrahimpour, dean of the College … Continue reading

St. Petersburg Marine District focus of next USFSP Walgreens Bayside Business Forum

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg.

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg.

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg, will discuss the future of downtown St. Petersburg’s Marine District during the next Walgreens Bayside Business Forum sponsored by the USF St. Petersburg College of Business. Langebrake will share some exciting news about the future of this important industry cluster near USF St. Petersburg and how it will gain even more prominence on … Continue reading

Walgreens Bayside Business Forum to focus on disabilities in the workplace

Learn the best practices for integrating persons with disabilities in the workplace during the next Walgreens Bayside Business Forum on Friday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 a.m. sponsored by the USF St. Petersburg College of Business. It is free and open to the public. Titled “The Long Road: Employment for Persons with Disabilities,” the event will feature JR Harding, Ed.D., of … Continue reading

Walgreens Bayside Business Forum to focus on social media policies

Vicki Fox David (clockwise from left), Jeff Alagood and Colin Mailloux.

Vicki Fox David (clockwise from left), Jeff Alagood and Colin Mailloux.

The March Walgreens Bayside Business Forum will feature a distinguished group of panelists discussing the risks social media can have on companies. The forum, “Social Media in the Workplace: Setting Policies and Training Employees to Protect Your Company’s Reputation Online,” will be held Friday, March 8 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., at Franklin Templeton, 100 Fountain Parkway N, St. … Continue reading

Walgreens Bayside Business Forum to focus on bridging the IT skills gap

The first Walgreens Bayside Business Forum of 2013 will feature a distinguished group of tech executives discussing strategies to bridge the IT skills gap. The forum, “Fueling the Region’s Tech Sector Growth: A Progress Report on Tampa Bay’s IT Workforce Development Project,” will be held Friday, Feb. 8 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., at Franklin Templeton, 100 Fountain Parkway … Continue reading