Making performance management work for you


  • April 6, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   training-development
People from more than 200 organizations got advice about how to build a feedback loop that benefits their businesses, their employees and themselves.

Change is hard, this can help


  • April 6, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   training-development
Change is tough — and, it seems, constant. Here are some of the key sources of inspiration for Quint's work in helping people and organizations deal with change.

Building readiness among infants now


  • April 6, 2016
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   education
The relationships with the important people in a baby’s life can literally shape and form the intricate structure of an infant’s brain.

High stakes ahead in workers comp fight


  • April 5, 2016
  • /   Jim Saunders
  • /   economy
Court cases will look at 2003 reforms to the workers compensation system, which some say went too far in trimming benefits for workers.

Landmark Pensacola hotel gets a new name


  • April 5, 2016
  • /   staff reports
  • /   economy
Extensive renovations coming to the Pensacola Grand, the historic hotel in downtown Pensacola built on site of old L&N passenger depot.

Turning America's oldest city into its first early learning mecca


  • April 3, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   education
The discovery of the DeLuna settlement has made Pensacola rightly proud of its past. Turning America’s oldest settlement into its first immersive early learning city would be a beautiful testament to our future.

The Bluffs gets boost from state lawmakers


  • April 1, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   community-dashboard
Ambitious commerce park plan is a Big Idea for economic development; let's also remember the small businesses that drive most of the local economy.

'Move to Pensacola, where we tune into kids'


  • April 1, 2016
  • /   Randy Hammer
  • /   video,early-learning
Could the City of Five Flags become the City that Celebrates Children?

Tuning into parents to tune into children


  • April 1, 2016
  • /   Randy Hammer
  • /   education
Giving parents the tools to help their children is the key to moving Pensacola's future — and her children — forward.

Kindergarten readiness: 'Bright Spots' in improving early education


  • March 31, 2016
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   early-learning,report-sci-early-education
Teacher talking to students in classroom
These “Bright Spots” in early education are shining examples of efforts across the country to improve educational opportunities for young children through early education policies and programs.