Archive for June, 2014

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June 30, 2014

Sparks Will Fly – An Infographic Guide to 4th of July Fireworks in Orlando

The time of year for hot dogs, American flags and sparklers is among us. July 4th, 2014 is here, and we’ve compiled the top destinations around Central Florida for you to view the fireworks. From a 360-degree show at the Magic Kingdom to a rockin’ concert in Altamonte Springs, there are plenty of choices. Enjoy […]

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June 27, 2014

The “Sponsored Post” Designation

Anywhere the eye can see, it’s likely to see an ad. As social media opportunities grow, so too does the possibility to scroll through ads. But why are advertisers willing to pay to reach you on your social media sites? Social media continues to generate revenue for businesses. But as companies are turning more frequently […]

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June 24, 2014

Future Leaders are acCREWing in Central Florida

Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) held their inaugural meeting for their CREW Future Leaders group at Lowndes in Downtown Orlando. CREW Future Leaders group focuses on professionals under 35 years old that are the future of real estate in Central Florida. The meeting established new subcommittees for the group and its future. The group intends […]

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June 23, 2014

Why Spec-Work – When You Can Network?

In the comical words of the Toyota Venza commercial, “I have 687 [Facebook] friends, this is living.” Sprint is also catching on to the growing size of networks with their Sprint Framily plan, where the more lines you add, the more you save. Regardless of how you perceive the vastness of social networks, there’s no […]

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June 18, 2014

Orange County Public Library Offers Free High-Tech Resources

On the second floor of the Orange Country Public Library, creativity and technology have combined to create a revolutionary community experience. The downtown Orlando location transformed 26,000 square feet into a high-tech educational and training center. The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation & Creativity offers cutting-edge technology free to library cardholders. Push your […]

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June 17, 2014

Juicy News – June 2014

Share Grand Times This Summer Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress will now include a newly designed Grand Times magazine for the summer season in every room. The exclusive magazine of the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress spring/summer edition includes an updated look that complements the new International Hyatt brand. Appleton’s brand standards experts reviewed the current look […]

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June 12, 2014

LinkedIn Updates That Can Make You Rich

Just as everyone got comfortable with LinkedIn, they rolled out a new platform. Here are important recent LinkedIn updates you and your business need to know. Showcase Pages This August, LinkedIn rolled out a new way to highlight your brand, business or initiative. Called Showcase Pages, they provide companies with an alternative means to drive […]

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June 9, 2014

Dads in Ads

It’s that time of year when dads are on everyone’s minds with Father’s Day around the corner. We love our fathers, but does advertising show it? Dads, according to The Parenting Group’s research, think the deck is stacked against them. Eighty-two percent of men whose oldest child is less than 2 years old believe an […]

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June 6, 2014

Dragons Descend on Orlando

Dragon Boating is the fastest growing water sport in the world. The team sport is growing in popularity in the Orlando area too. Long-time dragon boat supporter and participator, Orlando Health, is a huge fan of sport, recognizing early the many health benefits of dragon boating, including increasing core muscle strength and assisting with cardiovascular […]

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June 5, 2014

Share Grand Times This Summer

Looking for a great Orlando resort? We’ve always had great experiences at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, and now – hot off the press – each room will include a refreshed Grand Times magazine for the summer season. The exclusive magazine of the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress spring/summer edition includes an updated look that complements […]