7.60 out of 10 in Taxation and Regulation
6.77 out of 10 in Workforce Quality
7.95 out of 10 in Living Environment
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Florida businesses created 60,600 private-sector jobs in the first quarter of 2017, bringing the total number of new jobs added since December 2010 to more than 1.3M. For the fifth consecutive year, Florida’s annual job growth rate of 3.2% is exceeding the nation’s rate of 1.7%.
Aviation/Aerospace, Cleantech, Corporate Headquarters, Financial & Professional Services, I.T., Lifesciences, Logistics/Distribution, Manufacturing
World Fuel Services
“Florida has had a great reputation and we’ve been considering moving to Florida, but the recent talk in the Florida State House about cutting business incentives is a red flag and causing us to delay any decisions and see if they will continue to encourage new businesses to relocate to Florida.”