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All about Viera 1989-2018 a new town in Brevard County Florida

Viera is a magnificient new town with over 22,000 population and still growing. https://viera.com/live-here/our-beginnings I was fortunate to be involved with the original planning and development of Viera as a board member and consultant for 10 years. Henry Luke 4/18/2018 … Continue reading

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Article from Imprimis a publication of Hillsdale College

“How to meet the strategic challenge posed by China” click here “The Politicization of the FBI” Click here For more from Imprimis click here About Imprimis Imprimis is the free monthly speech digest of Hillsdale College and is dedicated to … Continue reading

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‘We are almost there’: Speaker describes fundraising success for Topeka’s Momentum 2022

Momentum 2022′s ongoing capital campaign has raised $6.18 million of its $6.3 million goal in private donations from local inves Kayla Bitler, Momentum 2022 strategic coordinator for Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce and GO Topeka, said Thursday she expects the … Continue reading

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Wage growth of workers [bottom 80%] and supervisors [top 20%]

The supervisors have a long term increase and workers a long term decline. Wage growth of workers and supervisors Henry Ford said; “The owner, the employees, and the buying public are all one and the same, and unless an industry can … Continue reading

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The Best Cities in the United States–By National Geographic

Ratings reveal unexpected travel surprises in 30 smaller cities. I have been honored to provide strategic planning services to 8 of these 30 cities during my career: Greenville, SC; Charleston, SC; Spokane, WA; Rapid City, SD; Asheville, NC; Lakeland, FL; … Continue reading

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Innovation in Flagler County, Florida

Flagler County is the next county south of the Jacksonville Metro area. They have developed an innovative program that is addressing the national talent concern. See article: http://www.expansionsolutionsmagazine.com/010218_flaglerco In about 1971, I was called to New York to initiate a … Continue reading

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Polk County Sits in the middle of Florida’s Super Region

Tremendous article on Polk County, Florida as “Florida’s Powerhouse Center for Ecommerce and Fulfillment Centers”  http://www.expansionsolutionsmagazine.com/010218_centralfl I facilitated Polk Vision in 2004. Click for a complete list of visioning communities: https://henrylukeblog.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/visioning-communities.pdf Henry Luke 1/24/2018

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