Florida County Perspective - Escambia. 2011. (Ref. HA 317 E87 F56)
Statistical profiles of Florida counties are provided in this series which includes a locator map, a ranked data section and historical data. Separate volumes for Okaloosa (Ref. HA 317 O32 F56), Santa Rosa (Ref. HA 317 S26 F56), and Walton (Ref. HA 317 W34 F56) counties are also provided. http://www.bebr.ufl.edu/.
Florida Vital Statistics. Annual. 1948+ (Fla. Doc. HRS.I 3:V 47 & Online & FWB)
Provides detailed tabular statistics on the state, arranged by county.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Consumer prices, employment, salaries and wages, and trade and export information.
Better Business Bureau http://www.bbb.org
Includes some full text guides, pamphlets and news reports. Other sections in this site are a database of local companies and complaint forms.
Federation of International Trade Associations http://www.fita.org
Includes a few tools that point to trade lead sources and that announce trade seminars and shows
Florida's Chambers of Commerce http://www.floridaguide.com/chambers
Provides links to all city and/or county chambers in Florida
National Association of the Self-Employed http://www.nase.org
Known for its lobby efforts in Washington, this agency also provides a good directory of other Internet sources, as well as TaxTalk a library of information about tax issues.
National Federation of Independent Business http://www.nfib.com
This web site keeps up with important issues and legislation at the state and federal levels.
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) http://www.score.org
Provides contacts with retired executive volunteers who offer counseling to beginning entrepreneurs. The web page also provides links to valuable information resources.
Small Business Survival Committee http://www.sbsc.org
This committee is actually a lobbying group that represents small business owners.
American Express Small Business Exchange http://www.americanexpress.com/homepage/
Business Resource Center
CCH Business Owner's Toolkit
Encyclopedia of Small Business. 1998. (Ref. HD 62.7 H553) & Emerald Coast Library
ENTERWeb: Enterprise Development http://www.enterweb.org
EZ Research - Small Business http://www.ezresearch.com/smallbiz
Nova Plaza Business Library http://novaplaza.com/library.shtml
Online Women's Business Center http://www.onlinewbc.org
Small Business Administration http://www.sba.gov
Small Business Development Center http://www.sbdc.uwf.edu/main.htm
Small Business Resource Center
Small Office Solution
Edward Lowe Perspectives http://peerspectives.org
Idea Cafe http://www.ideacafe.com
Online Business Advisor http://www.onlinebusadv.com
Small Business Information Library http://www.bizoffice.com
University of West Florida Small Business Development Center http://www.sbdc.uwf.edu