Florida Keys Business This Week

Key West Citizen - Sunday, December 14, 2014

Winn-Dixie is teaming up with nonprofit Green Living and Energy Education's "Got Your Bags? Florida Keys" program by holding a reusable bag giveaway and sale on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, December 14, 2014

Have you ever seen a job add that reads, "Seeking an average employee with low level skills and a faint desire to improve. Good work ethic not required?" No, but that's what many managers complain...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, December 14, 2014

Key West shop owner Stephanie Hellstrom is clearing up a global misconception -- one hat at a time. Panama hats aren't made in Panama. "The term 'Panama hat' is misleading, because they've always...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, December 7, 2014

NEW YORK -- For Kathy Murphy, the difference between being gay or straight is $583 a month. Retirement should have been a "slam dunk," the 62-year-old Texas widow says. She saved, bought a house...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, December 7, 2014

Karen Ortega claimed her favorite table six weeks ago, when Sister Noodle House opened in Conch Plaza. "You haven't tasted pot stickers 'til you've tried theirs," Karen Ortega said, pointing out some...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, November 30, 2014

Here is the good news about motivating employees to give customers great service: forget money. Studies across the private and public sectors show that financial incentives only improve performance...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, November 30, 2014

Paul Gildea was ready for a change. Though technically retired from a successful career as "a Wall Street kid," the 77-year-old world traveler, financier, philanthropist, retailer and entrepreneur...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, November 30, 2014

CHICAGO -- More than 7 million people have signed up for private health insurance under the system introduced last year for those who were uninsured or had policies considered substandard. What...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, November 23, 2014

Tropical. Whimsical. Local. 7 Artists and Friends Gallery on Duval Street is all of the above, and so much more to the artists it represents and the sun-loving shoppers who happily immerse...

Key West Citizen - Sunday, November 23, 2014

TAVERNIER -- A New Englander who vacationed in the Florida Keys in February decided this was the perfect destination to begin living his dream. So John Ribble stepped down after managing a...